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BEETHOVEN MOONLIGHT
RONALD FARREN-PRICE (piano)

Three great sonatas and the lovely Polonaise comprise this excellent recital by Ronald Farren-Price, renowned as one of Australia's finest pianists. A performance to rival the best.


playing time: 69.01
direct sale price:  $18.99
audio sample: Sonata no. 30 - 2nd mvt, Prestissimo (extract)

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Piano Sonatas:
No. 7 in D major, op.10 no.3;
No. 14 in C sharp minor, op.27,no.2 ("moonlight")
No. 30 in E major, op.109
Polonaise in C, op.89

review extracts:
“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
“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
“Farren-Price's Beethoven recording in every way is superb ... genuine Beethoven!” - Prof. John Damgaard, Denmark