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Beethoven: Late String Quartets / Guarneri Quartet


Release Date: 10/10/1990 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 60458   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 28 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings no 12 in E flat major, Op. 127 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1823-1825; Vienna, Austria 
2. Quartet for Strings no 13 in B flat major, Op. 130 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1825-1826; Vienna, Austria 
3. Quartet for Strings no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 131 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Written: 1826 
4. Quartet for Strings no 15 in A minor, Op. 132 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
5. Quartet for Strings no 16 in F major, Op. 135 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Written: 1826 
6. Grosse Fuge for String Quartet in B flat major Op. 133 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1825-1826; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Assai sostenuto; Allegro
Allegro ma non tanto
Heiliger Dankgesang eines Genesenen an die Gottheit, in der lydischen Tonart: Molto adagio; Neue Kraft fühlend: Andante
Alla marcia, assai vivace
Allegro appassionato
Große Fuge, Op. 133
Adagio, ma non troppo e molto espressivo
Allegro molto vivace
Allegro moderato
Andante, ma non troppo e molto cantabile
Presto
Adagio quasi un poco andante
Allegro
Maestoso; Allegro
Adagio, ma non troppo e molto cantabile
Scherzando vivace; Presto

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