Beethoven – Piano Sonata No. 17 (The tempest) – Maria João Pires

Maria João Pires, one of the finest pianists of her generation, performs Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, usually referred to as “The Tempest” (or Der Sturm in native German). Recorded on November 21, 2013 at Salle Pleyel (Paris).

Two Pieces by Wilhelm Kempff

Two pieces by the legendary German pianist and composer Wilhelm Kempff: the 3rd movement (Allegretto) of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, usually referred to as “The Tempest”; and Robert Schumann’s “Arabeske” (Arabesque) in C major, Op. 18.

Valentina Lisitsa plays the 3rd movement of “The Tempest” (Beethoven) and records it with a GoPro

Ukrainian pianist Valentina Lisitsa plays the 3rd movement (Allegretto) of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, usually referred to as “The Tempest”, and records it using a GoPro. An interesting video to see from a classical pianist’s point of view. Enjoy!

Barenboim plays Beethoven – Piano Sonata 17 (The “Tempest”)

Daniel Barenboim plays Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, usually referred to as “The Tempest” (or Der Sturm in native German).