Leif Ove Andsnes - Beethoven Piano Sonatas
Leif Ove Andsnes (piano) performs at the Barbican in London. Beethoven: Piano Sonata No 11 in B flat; Piano Sonata No 30 in E; Variations in F; Piano Sonata No 23 (Appassionata).
Leif Ove Andsnes plays Beethoven piano sonatas at the Barbican.
Sonata No 11 in B flat major, Op.22
Sonata No 28 in A major, Op.101
Variations in F major, Op.34
Sonata No 23 in F minor, Op.57 (Appassionata)
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
In 2012, multi award-winning Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes recorded the music of Beethoven for the first time in his career. Tonight he plays the Variations in F along with three of Beethoven's tempestuous, tuneful, beautiful and uplifting piano sonatas.
Presented by Martin Handley
Live from the Barbican Hall.