Op. 102 No. 1, 1st Movement
- From fifteen years of deafness, Beethoven developed a rich inner life. Expression should not be overly romantic and super-emotional. Instead, strive for a purity, the spirituality of Late Beethoven.
- Form a conversational partnership between piano and cello.
- Pay attention to all markings in the score – some ae difficult to interpret, but all must be respected.