WSMA Contest Number 7111C4, Beethoven Sonatina in G Major for piano, Class C
Sonatina in G Major by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). Edited by Willard A. Palmer. For Piano. Masterworks; Piano Solo; Solo. Alfred Masterwork Edition. Form: Sonatina. Classical; Masterwork; Romantic. Intermediate. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.2149).
Classical; Masterwork; Romantic. Along with Clementi's C Major Sonatina, this famous piece by Beethoven, in G Major, will likely qualify as one of the student's first Sonatinas as they venture into longer classical forms. Included are biographical notes, performance instructions which include an explanation of "Beethoven's Legato" and his use of staccato, and there are editorial additions in gray print.