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Welcome to Class!

We’re happy that you’ve joined us for Part 2 of Exploring Beethoven's Piano Sonatas course! This course is considered Part 2, with a brand new and separate set of lectures. In Part 2, we will cover Beethoven's Piano Sonatas Op. 2, No. 3, Op. 13 ("Pathetique"), Op. 53 ("Waldstein") and Op. 90 . Please remember that it doesn't matter if you have taken the first part of the previous Exploring Beethoven's Piano Sonatas course. You can jump in here with Part 2 and start learning right away. And if you'd like, you always have the option of going back to take Part 1 of the original course at any time. The items you see here will enable you to get the most out of Part 2 of the course. Please note that there are previous offerings and resources as part of Part 1, and we encourage you to reference those additional items as well....
Reading
3 lectures
Reading3 lectures
Welcome to this next phase of class!10 min
Syllabus10 min
Pre-Course Survey10 min
Semaine
2
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2 heures pour terminer

Op. 2, No. 3

The course kicks off with Beethoven's Op. 2 No. 3, an exuberant work full of youth and ambition. The work was a huge statement for 26-year-old Beethoven, and in this lecture Mr. Biss examines how Beethoven starts to innovate the sonata as a musical form, even in his very first opus for the solo piano. In doing so, we'll also lay some groundwork for the next few sonatas to be covered in the course....
Reading
9 videos (Total 69 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video9 vidéos
Aiming for the Gallery3 min
1st mvt: Muscularity and Humor10 min
1st mvt: Athleticism as the Movement's "Glue"5 min
1st mvt: Cadenza!11 min
2nd mvt: The Music in the Silences7 min
2nd mvt: Sonic, Harmonic, and Emotional Variety10 min
3rd mvt: "Scherzo" means "Joke"!7 min
4th mvt: And Yet Again, The Curlicue10 min
Reading1 lecture
Key Terms/Concepts: Op. 2 No. 310 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Op. 2 No. 314 min
Semaine
3
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1 heure pour terminer

Op. 13, "Pathetique"

The course continues with Beethoven's Op. 13 Sonata, nicknamed the "Pathétique." Known for its high drama and pathos, the "Pathétique" is a gem from Beethoven's early period and is one of Beethoven's most popular piano sonatas. In this lecture, Mr. Biss uncovers how Beethoven achieves these intense characters within the context of a classical sonata....
Reading
9 videos (Total 65 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video9 vidéos
1st mvt: The Slow Introduction as a Major Addition to Sonata Form6 min
1st mvt: An Exposition in Constant Upward Motion8 min
1st mvt: The Introduction's Complex, Revolutionary Role9 min
1st mvt: Subverting Expectations until the Bitter End5 min
2nd mvt: Beethoven at his most Sublimely Lyrical9 min
2nd mvt: The Emotional Power of Structural Simplicity7 min
3rd mvt: Introducing an Element of Ambiguity3 min
3rd mvt: Tying the Movement to the Rest of the Work, Devastatingly10 min
Reading1 lecture
Key terms/concepts: Op. 13, "Pathetique"10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Op. 13, "Pathetique"14 min
Semaine
4
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2 heures pour terminer

Op. 53, "Waldstein"

The Op. 53 Sonata, nicknamed the "Waldstein," is a monumental achievement and a cornerstone of the piano repertoire. In this lecture, Mr. Biss explains how Beethoven breaks apart conventions in harmony and form to write one of the most adventurous and thrilling compositions of his middle period. ...
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15 videos (Total 97 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video15 vidéos
1st mvt: Establishing the Character -- Immediately7 min
1st mvt: Using the Mediant -- and Changing Musical History9 min
1st mvt: Orchestrating on the Piano2 min
1st mvt: The Darkest of Beethoven's Developments, Part 16 min
1st mvt: The Darkest of Beethoven's Developments, Part 24 min
1st mvt Recapitulation: Restoring Harmonic Order7 min
1st mvt Coda: Hard-Earned Triumph5 min
2nd mvt Introduction: Pointing the Way to the Finale, and the Late Period8 min
2nd mvt Introduction: Accentuating the Sonata's "Misterioso" Nature5 min
2nd mvt. Introduction: Towards a Profound Simplicity6 min
2nd mvt: At Last, Harmonic Stability8 min
2nd mvt: Leaving the Reverie, and Returning4 min
2nd mvt: Going Briefly Off-Script7 min
2nd mvt Coda: Taking the Material to its Limit7 min
Reading1 lecture
Key terms/concepts: Op. 53, "Waldstein"10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Op. 53, "Waldstein"14 min

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Jonathan Biss

Neubauer Family Chair in Piano Studies
Performance Faculty

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