And this was the origin of the moonlight sonata with which we are all so fondly acquainted.
Schumann's "Carnaval" did not cheer them, nor did the "moonlight sonata" move them.
The final movement of the "moonlight sonata" was to him the highest interpretation of humanity's yearning for deliverance.
"I love the 'moonlight sonata' beyond all other music," he said.
The "moonlight sonata," however, is less rigid in form than the average sonata.
And this was the origin of that moonlight sonata with which we are all so fondly acquainted.
She glided into the melancholy arpeggios of the moonlight sonata, without looking up from the keys.
There is the 'moonlight sonata' open, and tempting me, on the music-stand.
Such anatomical intimacy with the piano would destroy for me the bewitchment of the moonlight sonata.
She is going to read the 'moonlight sonata' to us at our next concert.