During this period when people aren’t allowed to embrace each other, it seems as though music provides one of the few opportunities to experience intimacy. Something that touches the emotions without any physical touching
By Carolin Pirich and Britta Stuff
Navigating the Corona Crisis with Pianist Extraordinaire Igor Levit
March 12, Ludwig van Beethoven, „Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major, Op. 53“
The first movement of the „Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major, Op. 53,“ also called the „Waldstein Sonata,“ begins with the rhythmic repetition of a C major chord, a rapid pulse that makes it sound as though time is rushing by.
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