Pierre Fournier and pianist Wilhelm Kempff perform Beethoven's Cello Sonata no.4 in C major op.102 no.1.

Listen to how other great cellists performed the Beethoven Cello Sonatas: 

Rostropovich and Richter

Yo-Yo Ma and Emanuel Ax

Leonard Rose and Glenn Gould

Natalia Gutman and Viacheslav Poprugin

Miklós Perényi and pianist András Schiff 

Jean-Guihen Queyras and pianist Ichiro Nodaira 

Li-Wei Qin and pianist Jeremy Young 


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