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One of Pierre Fournier's great recordings — arguably the best recording of the Beethoven Complete Cello works. The recordings were made when Fournier was at his technical peak, and partnered by the keenly-insightful Friedrich Gulda.

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Sonata No. 1 in F major op. 5 no. 1
Adagio sostenuto - Allegro
Rondo. Allegro vivace

Sonata No. 2 in G minor op. 5 no. 2
Adagio sostenuto ed espressivo - Allegro molto più tosto presto
Rondo. Allegro

Sonata No. 3 in A major op. 69
Allegro ma non tanto
Scherzo. Allegro molto
Adagio cantabile - Allegro vivace

Sonata No. 4 in C major op. 102 no. 1
Andante - Allegro vivace
Adagio - Allegro vivace

7 Variations in E flat major on "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen" WoO 46 from Mozart's opera Die Zauberflote

Sonata No. 5 in D major op. 102 no. 2
Allegro con brio
Adagio con molto sentimento d'affetto
Allegro - Allegro fugato

12 Variations in G major on "See, the conqu'ring hero comes" WoO 45 from Handel's oratorio Judas Maccabaeus

12 Variations in F major on "Ein Madchen oder Weibchen" op. 66 from Mozart's opera Die Zauberflote

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