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Franz Schubert: Sonata No. 20 in A Major, D. 959

Experience the timeless beauty and emotional depth of Franz Schubert's Sonata No. 20 in A Major, D. 959, as performed by the world-renowned Australian pianist, Ronald Farren-Price. With his flawless technique and deep understanding of the piece, Farren-Price delivers a performance that is both intimate and powerful, capturing the essence of Schubert's masterful composition.

Schubert's Sonata No. 20 in A Major is a work of stunning complexity, with its delicate melodies, intricate harmonies, and dramatic shifts in mood. Farren-Price's interpretation of this masterpiece is a true tour-de-force, showcasing his virtuosity and sensitivity as a performer. His nuanced playing brings out the depth of feeling and musical expression that Schubert intended, making this recording a must-have for any lover of classical piano music.

This recording of Schubert's Sonata No. 20 in A Major, D. 959, by Ronald Farren-Price, is a true masterpiece of classical music. With its exquisite melodies, intricate harmonies, and masterful performance, it is a work that will stand the test of time. So sit back, relax, and let the stunning artistry of Ronald Farren-Price transport you to a world of beauty and emotion, as you experience the sheer brilliance of Schubert's music as it was meant to be heard.


Ronald Farren-Price

Ronald Farren-Price "... a sensitive artist and a virtuoso of top rank ... he demonstrated a perfect balance between the sound and the expression of the music ... definitely a pianist of great distinction."

Press quote

“... masterfully performed by Farren-Price. This is a rare opportunity to hear an incredible Australian pianist at work”

Fish Fine Music

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Track Listing

    Sonata No. 20 in A Major, D. 959 Franz Schubert

  1. Allegro (A major)
  2. Andantino (F sharp minor)
  3. Scherzo, Allegro vivace (A major)
  4. Rondo, Allegretto (A major)



Franz Schubert

Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer. Today, Schubert is admired as one of the leading exponents of the early Romantic era in music and he remains one of the most frequently performed composers.

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Franz Schubert: Sonata No. 20 in A Major, D. 959 is available for download from the iTunes Music Store.
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Franz Schubert: Sonata No. 20 in A Major, D. 959 is available as as CD. It can be purchased online through Buywell Music or the Australian Music Centre which both offer secure online ordering.

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Product details

List price
$20.00 AUD
Release date
March 2018
© 2018 Move Records
℗ 2018 Move Records
Catalogue number
MD 3431
Alternate catalogue number
EAN 9314574343120