CD + DVD + Blu-Ray:
Sunwook Kim plays Beethoven’s last three Sonatas

Author: Accentus Music

The exceptional recording from the Kunstkraftwerk Leipzig is released simultaneously on CD, DVD and Blu-ray as well as video on demand on 23 April 23.

  • ACC102527/ACC20527/ACC30527 | Copyright: © Accentus Music

    ACC102527/ACC20527/ACC30527 © Accentus Music

  • Sunwook Kim at Kunstkraftwerk Leipzig | Copyright: © Patrick Wack

    Sunwook Kim at Kunstkraftwerk Leipzig © Patrick Wack

  • Sunwook Kim at Kunstkraftwerk Leipzig | Copyright: © Patrick Wack

    Sunwook Kim at Kunstkraftwerk Leipzig © Patrick Wack

Large industrial complexes, built of solid brick tell the story of industrialization of 19th century Leipzig. Where spinning wheels once rattled, chimneys smoked and thousands of workers carried out their daily work, new life has moved in over the past few years. Today, former factories are home to artists’ studios, galleries and manufactories. The term “industrial culture” is taken literally here.

The Kunstkraftwerk Leipzig is one of these buildings that tell the story of time and was now the chosen location for a very special audio and video production: the exceptional Korean pianist Sunwook Kim played Ludwig van Beethoven’s last three Piano Sonatas op. 109-111 in an industrial setting framed by light projections that filled the brick hall. Beethoven’s last three piano sonatas occupy a very special place within his oeuvre. Completely deaf by then, the composer puts three of his most intimate and personal works on paper, which at the same time radiate optimism and point musically into the future like hardly any other works.

This recording is being released simultaneously on CD, DVD, & Blu-ray as well as video on demand.

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major, op. 109
Piano Sonata No. 31 in A-flat major, op. 110
Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, op. 111

Sunwook Kim, piano

Recorded at Kunstkraftwerk Leipzig, Germany
July 2020

CD: ACC30527
DVD: ACC20527
Blu-ray: ACC10527
Video on demand:
Available worldwide!

Production Company Accentus Music GmbH
Composer Ludwig van Beethoven
Soloist Sunwook Kim



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