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A Mixed Bag

Ian Hominick
plays Clementi -
heard by
ANDREW SCHARTMANN

'At times, his playing is sensitive and exact.'

Muzio Clementi Piano Sonatas - Ian Hominick. © 2013 MSR Classics

Beethoven's early piano music is often deemed revolutionary. And it is in several respects. But it would be a mistake to call his beloved Op 2 sonatas unprecedented, as though they emerged from an isolated mind that sought to overturn tradition in all respects. Not only did Beethoven admire Muzio Clementi's keyboard sonatas; he used them as a source of inspiration for his own work...

Copyright © 2 June 2014 Andrew Schartmann,
Connecticut USA

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CLEMENTI PIANO SONATAS - IAN HOMINICK

MUZIO CLEMENTI

MSR CLASSICS

PIANO MUSIC

ITALY

CHICAGO

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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