Browse: Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 12 No. 2
This page lists all recordings of Violin Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 12 No. 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827).
Isabelle Faust (violin) & Alexander Melnikov (piano)
…the most stimulating and fascinating accounts of the Beethoven violin sonatas I have heard in many years. Isabelle Faust and Alexander Melnikov bring out the full quirkiness of the earlier... — More…
Renaud Capuçon (violin) & Frank Braley (piano)
this new cycle is unfailingly musical, and it can hold its own with the best of its predecessors. In particular the French players' performance of the last and greatest sonata, Op. 96...is as... — More…
Itzhak Perlman (violin), Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)
Although Beethoven designated these works as 'for piano and violin', following Mozart's example, it's unlikely that he thought of the piano as leading the proceedings, or the violin either, for... — More…
Martha Argerich (piano), Gidon Kremer (violin), Anny Mory (soprano), Patricia Parker (mezzo), John Mitchinson (tenor), Paul Hudson (bass), Krystian Zimerman, Cyprien Katsaris, Homero Francesch (piano), Stephen Kovacevich (piano), Willy Goudswaard, Michael de Roo (percussion), Mstislav Rostropovich...
Susanna Ogata (violin) & Ian Watson (fortepiano)
Fritz Kreisler (violin), Thomas Petre (violins), William Primrose (viola), Laurie Kennedy (cello), with Franz Rupp (piano), with Michael Raucheisen (piano), with Arpád Sándor (piano)
Berlin State Opera Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Albert Hall Orchestra, Sir Landon Ronald,...
Listening to these recordings today you can hear his remarkable sound – characterised by an almost constant, but varied vibrato. He tended to avoid using his fourth finger in order to maintain... — More…