Definition: A movement is a part of a composition – often in a different key and mood – that could be a complete song on its own. Movements can have their own complete resolution, or can segue into the next movement. Classical piano typically has two or three movements.
Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, op. 13, “Pathétique” (3 movements)
- Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio
- Adagio cantabile
- Rondo: Allegro