Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata 26 (Les adieux)
in E-flat Major, Op. 81

ID: 39
Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonatas:

Sonata 26 (Les adieux)
Op. 81

Key: E-flat Major
Year: 1810
Level: 8+
Period: Classical
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Forum posts about this piece:

What repetoire should I learn?? Please give me suggestions thanks by virtuoso_pianist
Hi users of Pianostreet, I'm 17 years old and I recently just completed my LMus (the Aussie equivalent of the LTCL or LSRM) and I was ...

Difficulty of Prokofiev Sonata No. 6 Movement 1 vs 4 by goge88
I am looking to play one movement, preferably 1 or 4, from this sonata, but I need to see which one is more manageable. To give you guys a c...

Perfect pitch??? by ranjit
I was previewing an ear training software trying to identify seventh chords. Just as soon as I heard the notes of a Bb dominant seventh chor...

Les adieux help/ choosing a piece for video auditions by sumpianodude
hi guys, so i am applying to the curtis summerfest(looks really fun). The video audition according to the website, summerfest.curtis.edu/you...

Crazy idea by expressman70
Hey all, Lately ive been getting into Beethoven. What if instead of learning a full 3 movement sonata (Waldstein, Les Adieux, Appasionata...

First 3 chords of Les Adieux by wwalrus
Is there a nickname for these three chords (besides Lebewohl)? I've seen it used so much in various compositions. Brahms 2nd concerto, ...

college auditions ROUND TWO by rachmaninoff_forever
Alright so the general deal for grad school is pretty much the same as undergrad auditions except you just have to have more ish to play. &n...

Should I do an intermission or no by rachmaninoff_forever
Alright so yo... I got this recital joint in two weeks and this is what I'm throwin down. Bach prelude and fugue Bb minor book 1 Bee...

Beethoven "Les Adieux" Sonata by charmsjr94
Hi guys, I've been assigned "Les Adieux" as one of my sonatas for the semester. I will be going over some of this stuff with...

Beethoven Sonatas op. 2 n°3 and 81a compare/ contrast? and difficulty? by aaronpetit
Hey everyone. So I am trying to decide between the two (C major and Les Adieux) for my next Beethoven Sonata. They are so different but I ca...

Les Adieux by yodaofpiano
Hey, so in tennessee each year, we have the tmta competition where middle school and high school students play 15 and 20 minute programs r...

Beethoven Sonata Les Adieux 3rd mvt (fingering help) by gruffalo
Hi, im having a problem getting one certain bar up to speed and the fingering that i have used feels awkward. the problem is with the LH in ...

choosing a Beethoven piano sonata by ben12345_5
I'm choosing a Beethoven sonata movement to learn next year.  My piano teacher gave me 3 choices: 1) Sonata No. 7 in D Major Op. ...

Les Adieux by mycrabface
Has anyone ever tried sonata opus 81 a (aka Les Adieux)? I was just wondernig whether you're supposed to play the second part(allegro),...

Pedalling in Beethoven's Les Adieux by Jenni R
Hiya, I've just learnt this sonata (the notes at least) and i'm wondering for those who have played this/performed it, what do yo...


Member's recordings of piece:

Beethoven's sonata no 26 in Eb major - " Les Adieux" 2nd & 3rd movements by bach_ko
hi after the 1st mvmt of "les adieux" sonata by beethoven, im gonna post up its 2nd and 3rd mvmt... they were messy and unprepare...

Beethoven's sonata no 26 in Eb major - " Les Adieux" 1st movement by bach_ko
hi this is my recording of Beethoven's sonata no 26 in Eb major - " Les Adieux" on youtube... please give comments thanks ;)...

My recordings for the auditions next year by cardinals
Track 1 and 2 - Bach: WTC Book2 No.5 Prelude and Fuge in D BWV874 Track 3 - Beethoven: Sonata No. 26 "Les Adieux" in Eb Op.81a 3rd...

Beethoven - Sonata No.26 Op.81a in Eb 1st and 2nd movement (re-recorded ver.) by cardinals
I still think the rhythm has to be more consistent...but I will post another version anyway. Thx...

Beethoven - Sonata No.26 Op.81a in Eb 3rd movement (Complete version) by cardinals
I started working on this about a month ago...but honestly, I feel there are still many things to be done (this one is one of the pieces to ...

Beethoven - Sonata No.26 Op.81a in Eb "Les Adieux" 3rd movement by cardinals
I'd appreciate any comments on this, too. Since I haven't finished practising the remaining part, and this recording is for the fi...

Piano sheet music and recordings. This piece is from Sonatas by Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata 26 (Les Adieux) Op. 81 in E-flat Major (published in 1810) . Level 8+, Period: Classical
Sonata 26 (Les Adieux) Op. 81 in E-flat Major, by the classical composer Ludwig van Beethoven. This piano piece was initially published in the year 1810 and is included in Sonatas by Beethoven.