Piano Sonata No. 17 "Tempest"

1. Largo - Allegro

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O Piano Sonata No. 17 "Tempest"

The Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, was composed in 1801/02 by Ludwig van Beethoven. It is usually referred to as "The Tempest" (or Der Sturm in his native German), but the sonata was not given this title by Beethoven, or indeed referred to as such during his lifetime. The name comes from a claim by his associate Anton Schindler that the sonata was inspired by the Shakespeare play. However, much of Schindler's information is distrusted by classical music scholars. The British music scholar Donald Francis Tovey says in A Companion to Beethoven's Pianoforte Sonatas:
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