Beethoven Moonlight / Ronald Farren-Price, piano
You may have been fortunate enough to hear pianist Ronald Farren-Price performing Beethoven in past years. Now you can finally hear his wonderful interpretations at home! Over seven years in the making, Farren-Price has finally completed his long-awaited recording of selected, much-loved Beethoven piano works.
Volume 1 - "Moonlight" - contains one of Beethoven's readily indentifiable piano works, the C# Minor sonata known as the "Moonlight Sonata". You'll also find the rarely heard Polonaise in C, the early D major sonata and the late Sonata No. 30 in E Major, with its amazing set of theme and variations.
Sonata No. 7 in D Major, Op. 10 No. 3
Sonata No. 14 quasi una fantasia in C# minor, Op. 27 No. 2, "Moonlight"
Sonata No. 30 in E Major, Op. 109
Press Quotes“sensitive performances of some of Beethoven's finest works”
— New Classics, UK“I became entranced by the wonderful sonorities ... the beautiful sound of the piano along with the very high quality of the recording ... absolutely beautiful!”
— Greg Borrowman, Australian Hi-Fi“Farren-Price's Beethoven recording in every way is superb ... genuine Beethoven!”
— Prof. John Damgaard, Denmark,“this first volume of Beethoven piano works from Ronald Farren-Price is sure to delight ... the listener can never doubt the integrity and thoughtfulness of the artistic approach ... we can sense a performer who truly believes in the humanity and nobility of Beethoven's vision.”
— Tony Way, The Age - Green Guide“a tribute both to the genius of Beethoven's music, and to the abiding talent of Ronald Farren-Price ... insightful notes ... an important addition to the library”
— Elizabeth Scarlett, ArtStreams
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