Special prize: Barenreiter will award new Urtext edition of the Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas Volumes I-III

Three copies of the new Urtext edition of the Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas Volumes I-III (BA11840) by Bärenreiter Verlag edited by Jonathan Del Mar will be awarded for the best performances of the Beethoven Sonatas at the Carmel Klavier Europe International Piano Competition 2020 in London.

This edition, which is unparalleled in terms of its philological accuracy, has been edited by world-renowned Beethoven expert Jonathan Del Mar guaranteeing a musical text at the forefront of musicological scholarship. Each volume is equipped with a table of contents including incipits of each sonata. Running titles with opus and movement numbers enable a quick identification of individual works and movements. Volume I includes a Foreword (Eng/Ger) which covers all salient editorial issues with regard to Beethoven’s notation and performance practice issues, supplemented by facsimile pages.

An indispensable standard work at the cutting edge of Beethoven scholarship! – A definitive new critical performing edition at the cutting edge of Beethoven scholarship – Elegant, ready-friendly layout with practical page turns – Table of contents with incipits as well as running titles enable easy location of works.   

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