A year later, it became only the second of his piano sonatas to be published. D major. The autograph has alla breve Allegro while the first edition published during Schubert's lifetime and thus probably a revision gives common-time Allegro vivace - this is uncharacteristically quick for a Schubert allegro, a marking he often qualified with moderato. The first movement is unrelentingly energetic, ranging from ebullient to stormy to triumphant. A fanfare-like introduction introduces the primary thematic material featured in this movement and ultimately throughout the sonata. In a characteristic Schubertian gesture, this theme is immediately repeated in the minor - also typical is the modulation through remote keys as the exposition is spun out. The cheerful second subject, with its vacillating high-low pattern, is reminiscent of yodeling.
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Also: a group of 6 Haydn sonatas, labeled Op. Hummel and including this, the C minor sonata, as well as sonatas Hoboken 35, 36 and , were published with plate in the early s? Keyboard Sonata in D major, Hob.
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