Sonatas Nos 5-9

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The pianist András Schiff begins his Beethoven sonata cycle with Piano Sonata No 5 in C minor, Op 10 No 1; Piano Sonata No 6 in F, Op 10 No 2; Piano Sonata No 7 in D, Op 10 No 3; Piano Sonata No 8 in C minor, Op 13 ('Pathétique'); Piano Sonata No 9 in E, Op 14 No 1; and Piano Sonata No 10 in G, Op 14 No 2.