Beethoven Immortal Festival Playlist
Originally Aired: Monday, December 14, 2020
On Monday, December 14 at 1 pm ET, watch a specially curated stream of Beethoven performances from The Greene Space archives and the WQXR studios, featuring appearances by pianist Lang Lang, the Emerson Quartet, cellist Steven Isserlis, pianist Igor Levit, and many more. Curated by WQXR’s Zev Kane. Watch here or on WQXR’s Facebook page, live or on-demand!
Tune in to WQXR’s Beethoven Immortal festival at 105.9FM on the radio or online at wqxr.org — December 12–16, 2020.
Emerson String Quartet
Beethoven: Quartet No.13, Op.130: IV. Alla danza tedesca. Allegro assai
Lang Lang, piano
Beethoven: “Für Elise,” Bagatelle No. 25 in A Minor, WoO 59
Beethoven: Septet in E-Flat Major, Op. 20: I. Adagio – Allegro con brio
Alessio Bax, piano
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13, “Pathetique”
Beethoven: Abschiedsgesang, WoO 102
Juilliard String Quartet
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 3 in D Major, Op. 18, No. 3: I. Allegro
Steven Isserlis, cello and Shai Wosner, piano
Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 5, No. 2
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 10 in E-Flat Major, Op. 74, “Harp”: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Igor Levit, piano
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27, No. 2, “Moonlight”
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