20th Century Piano Sonatas - Allison Brewster Franzetti (piano)
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  1. Piano Sonata, Op. 1
  2. Piano Sonata No. 2 in G major
  3. Pieces (3) for piano, Op. 11
  4. Piano Sonata No. 2 ("27 April 1945")
  5. Piano Sonata No. 2 ("27 April 1945"): 4. Allegro furioso (2nd version)
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Allison Brewster Franzetti's debut on Naxos invites the listener to compare and contrast four early modern piano works, performed with muscular vigor and sharp intelligence, and presented in a terrific-sounding album. However, this disc's title is slightly inaccurate, for among the twentieth century piano sonatas by Alban Berg, Paul Hindemith, and Karl Amadeus Hartmann is placed Arnold Schoenberg's Three Piano Pieces, which is neither a sonata nor even of the same century as the other works, as it dates from 1894. This may ...

20th Century Piano Sonatas 2007, Naxos

UPC: 747313040179

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