Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet in F major, op. 18 no. 1: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:15
2 String Quartet in F major, op. 18 no. 1: II. Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:04
3 String Quartet in F major, op. 18 no. 1: III. Scherzo: Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:26
4 String Quartet in F major, op. 18 no. 1: IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:46
5 String Quartet in G major, op. 18 no. 2: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:56
6 String Quartet in G major, op. 18 no. 2: II. Adagio cantabile – Allegro – Tempo I
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:29
7 String Quartet in G major, op. 18 no. 2: III. Scherzo: Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:39
8 String Quartet in G major, op. 18 no. 2: IV. Allegro molto quasi Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:09
9 String Quartet in D major, op. 18 no. 3: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:00
10 String Quartet in D major, op. 18 no. 3: II. Andante con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:30
11 String Quartet in D major, op. 18 no. 3: III. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:01
12 String Quartet in D major, op. 18 no. 3: IV. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:34
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet in C minor, op. 18 no. 4: I. Allegro ma non tanto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:53
2 String Quartet in C minor, op. 18 no. 4: II. Scherzo. Andante scherzoso quasi Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:50
3 String Quartet in C minor, op. 18 no. 4: III. Menuetto. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:21
4 String Quartet in C minor, op. 18 no. 4: IV. Allegro-Prestissimo
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:27
5 String Quartet in A major, op. 18 no. 5: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:16
6 String Quartet in A major, op. 18 no. 5: II. Menuetto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:13
7 String Quartet in A major, op. 18 no. 5: III. Andante cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:51
8 String Quartet in A major, op. 18 no. 5: IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:44
9 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 18 no. 6: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:58
10 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 18 no. 6: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:08
11 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 18 no. 6: III. Scherzo. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:29
12 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 18 no. 6: IV. "La Malinconia". Adagio
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:43
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet in F major, op. 59 no. 1 "Rasumovsky": I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:29
2 String Quartet in F major, op. 59 no. 1 "Rasumovsky": II. Allegretto vivace e sempre scherzando
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:23
3 String Quartet in F major, op. 59 no. 1 "Rasumovsky": III. Adagio molto e mesto – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:47
4 String Quartet in F major, op. 59 no. 1 "Rasumovsky": IV. Theme russe: Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:02
5 String Quartet in E minor op. 59 no. 2 "Rasumovsky": I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:37
6 String Quartet in E minor op. 59 no. 2 "Rasumovsky": II. Molto Adagio. Si tratta questo pezzo con molto di sentimento
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:21
7 String Quartet in E minor op. 59 no. 2 "Rasumovsky": III. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:24
8 String Quartet in E minor op. 59 no. 2 "Rasumovsky": IV. Finale: Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:35
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet in C major, op. 59 no. 3 "Rasumovsky": I. Introduzione: Andante con moto – Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:41
2 String Quartet in C major, op. 59 no. 3 "Rasumovsky": II. Andante con moto quasi Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:10
3 String Quartet in C major, op. 59 no. 3 "Rasumovsky": III. Menuetto: Grazioso – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:29
4 String Quartet in C major, op. 59 no. 3 "Rasumovsky": IV. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:31
5 String Quartet in E-flat major, op. 74, ‘Harp’: I. Poco Adagio – Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:51
6 String Quartet in E-flat major, op. 74, ‘Harp’: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:50
7 String Quartet in E-flat major, op. 74, ‘Harp’: III. Presto – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:02
8 String Quartet in E-flat major, op. 74, ‘Harp’: IV. Allegretto con Variazioni
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:39
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:20
2 String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: II. Allegretto ma non troppo – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:57
3 String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: III. Allegro assai vivace ma serioso
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:07
4 String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: IV. Larghetto espressivo – Allegretto agitato
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:43
5 String Quartet in E-flat major, op. 127: I. Maestro – Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:15
6 String Quartet in E-flat major, op. 127: II. Adagio ma non troppo e molto cantabile – Andante con moto – Adagio molto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:05
7 String Quartet in E-flat major, op. 127: III. Scherzando vivace – Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:35
8 String Quartet in E-flat major, op. 127: IV. Finale
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:47
9 Great Fugue in B-flat major, op. 133
Ludwig van Beethoven 17:00
CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 130: I. Adagio ma non troppo – Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 13:41
2 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 130: II. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:59
3 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 130: III. Andante con moto, ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:14
4 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 130: IV. Alla danza tedesca: Allegro assai
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:32
5 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 130: V. Cavatina: Adagio molto espressivo – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:00
6 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 130: VI. Finale: Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:05
7 String Quartet in C-sharp minor, op. 131: I. Adagio, ma non troppo e molto espressivo – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:03
8 String Quartet in C-sharp minor, op. 131: II. Allegro molto vivace – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:13
9 String Quartet in C-sharp minor, op. 131: III. Allegro moderato – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:49
10 String Quartet in C-sharp minor, op. 131: IV. Andante, ma non troppo e molto cantabile – Andante moderato e lusinghiero – Adagio – Allegretto – Adagio, ma non troppo e semplice – Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:45
11 String Quartet in C-sharp minor, op. 131: V. Presto – Molto poco adagio – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:29
12 String Quartet in C-sharp minor, op. 131: VI. Adagio quasi un poco andante – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:52
13 String Quartet in C-sharp minor, op. 131: VII. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:28
CD 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet in A minor, op. 132: I. Assai sostenuto – Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:53
2 String Quartet in A minor, op. 132: II. Allegro ma non tanto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:53
3 String Quartet in A minor, op. 132: III. Heiliger Dankgesang eines Genesenden an die Gottheit, in der lydischen Tonart: Molto adagio – Neue Kraft fühlend: Andante – Molto adagio – Andante – Molto adagio – Mit innigster Empfindung
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:29
4 String Quartet in A minor, op. 132: IV. Alla marcia, assai vivace – Più allegro – attacca:
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:18
5 String Quartet in A minor, op. 132: V. Allegro appassionato
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:06
6 String Quartet in F major, op. 135: I. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:44
7 String Quartet in F major, op. 135: II. Vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:27
8 String Quartet in F major, op. 135: III. Lente assai e cantante tranquillo
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:10
9 String Quartet in F major, op. 135: IV. Der schwer gefaßte Entschluß: Grave (Muß es sein?) – Allegro (Es muß sein!) – Grave, ma non troppo tratto – Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:19

Credits

CD 1

string quartet:
Végh Quartet (1952) (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798 – 1800) (tracks 1–4, 9–12)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 5–8)
arrangements:
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: I. Allegro con brio (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 1)
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: II. Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 2)
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: III. Scherzo. Allegro molto (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 3)
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: IV. Allegro (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 4)
part of:
recording of:

CD 2

string quartet:
Végh Quartet (1952) (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798 – 1800) (tracks 9–12)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 1–8)
arrangements:
part of:
recording of:

CD 5

string quartet:
Végh Quartet (1952) (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1810 – 1811) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1823 – 1824) (tracks 5–8)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1825) (track 9)
dedicated to:
part of:
Works of Ludwig van Beethoven by opus number (number: op. 133) (track 9)
arrangements:
later versions:
String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: I. Allegro con brio (for string orchestra, arr. by Mahler) (track 1)
String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: II. Allegretto ma non troppo (for string orchestra, arr. by Mahler) (track 2)
String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: III. Allegro assai vivace ma serioso (for string orchestra, arr. by Mahler) (track 3)
orchestrations:
Große Fugue, op. 133 (orchestrated by Weingartner) (track 9)
Große Fugue, op. 133 (catch-all for all orchestrations) (track 9)
part of:
String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, op. 95 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
recording of:

CD 6

string quartet:
Végh Quartet (1952) (tracks 1–13)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1825 – 1826) (tracks 1–13)
arrangements:
String Quartet no. 13 in B-flat major, op. 130: V. Cavatina (for piano solo, Balakirev) (track 5)
String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: VII. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
part of:
recording of:

Release

performer: Végh Quartet
ASIN: US: B00005NG65 [info]