Piano Sonata No.2

Sergey Rachmaninov

Piano Sonata No.2 in Bb minor

Op. 36

About this work...

Turning 40 in 1913, Rachmaninov began the year with respite from a grueling schedule of concerts in Moscow, where he was in demand as pianist and conductor. In December 1912, he left for holiday in Switzerland and moved on to Rome with the new year, where he began in earnest the composition of his great choral work The... read more