Tempest Sonata http://tpr.org en Break The Piano With Beethoven's "Tempest Sonata" On KPAC http://tpr.org/post/break-piano-beethovens-tempest-sonata-kpac <p>Pop music is (usually) in English and is easy to understand, but Classical works are often in another language, and even when they are in English the operatic vibrato clouds the message.</p><p>Absolute music like a symphony or sonata has no words, but sometimes the work has a helpful title.</p><p>We've been presenting Beethoven's piano sonatas in order weekday mornings and one sonata that is very important in understanding the composer is being broadcast April 10 in the 6 a.m. hour.</p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 17:08:23 +0000 Randy Anderson 9342 at http://tpr.org Break The Piano With Beethoven's "Tempest Sonata" On KPAC