Haydn Piano Sonatas – Compound Themes

Haydn Piano Sonatas – Compound Themes

We strongly recommend the reading of the following article to those who are interested in developing their music analysis skills.


Adult Piano Lessons should always incorporate an academic compound.

Learning about how themes and phrases are built can help us memorizing pieces faster. Understanding the shape of a piece can orientate the way we assign dynamics to our interpretation. Most importantly, it can justify the expression we give to a certain piece.

These summaries are produced by maestro Juan Rezzuto¬†based on William Caplin’s work “Classical Forms”. We will release our recommendations regularly on this blog.