BEETHOVEN, L. van: String Quartets (Gewandhaus Quartet)

     
     
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
 String Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 18, No. 1  
1 I. Allegro con brio 8:45
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2 II. Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato 9:29
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3 III. Scherzo: Allegro molto 3:27
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4 IV. Allegro 6:22
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 String Quartet No. 2 in G major, Op. 18, No. 2  
5 I. Allegro 7:40
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6 II. Adagio cantabile 5:31
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7 III. Scherzo: Allegro 4:28
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8 IV. Allegro molto quasi presto 5:16
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 String Quartet No. 3 in D major, Op. 18, No. 3  
9 I. Allegro 8:05
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10 II. Andante con moto 7:16
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11 III. Allegro 3:41
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12 IV. Presto 6:50
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 String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18, No. 4  
13 I. Allegro ma non tanto 8:24
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14 II. Scherzo: Andante scherzoso quasi allegretto 6:52
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15 III. Menuetto: Allegretto - Trio 3:49
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16 IV. Allegro - Prestissimo 4:14
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 String Quartet No. 5 in A major, Op. 18, No. 5  
17 I. Allegro 9:51
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18 II. Menuetto 5:13
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19 III. Andante cantabile 8:39
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20 IV. Allegro 6:45
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 String Quartet No. 6 in B flat major, Op. 18, No. 6  
21 I. Allegro con brio 9:07
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22 II. Adagio ma non troppo 6:56
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23 III. Scherzo: Allegro 3:23
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24 IV. La Malinconia: Adagio - Allegretto quasi allegro 7:52
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 String Quartet No. 7 in F major, Op. 59, No. 1, 'Rasumovsky'  
25 I. Allegro 9:30
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26 II. Allegretto vivace e sempre scherzando 8:32
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27 III. Adagio molto e mesto - 11:14
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28 IV. Theme russe: Allegro 8:10
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 String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59, No. 2, 'Rasumovsky'  
29 I. Allegro 14:22
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30 II. Molto adagio 12:42
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31 III. Allegretto 7:14
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32 IV. Finale: Presto 5:37
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 String Quartet No. 10 in E flat major, Op. 74, 'Harp'  
33 I. Poco adagio - Allegro 9:32
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34 II. Adagio ma non troppo 9:46
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35 III. Presto 5:06
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36 IV. Allegretto con variazioni 6:33
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 String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59, No. 3, 'Rasumovsky'  
37 I. Introduzione: Andante con moto - Allegro vivace 10:43
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38 II. Andante con moto quasi allegretto 9:45
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39 III. Menuetto: Grazioso - 5:01
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40 IV. Allegro molto 6:09
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 String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95, 'Serioso'  
41 I. Allegro con brio 4:15
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42 II. Allegretto ma non troppo 6:31
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43 III. Allegro assai vivace, ma serioso 4:40
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44 IV. Larghetto espressivo - Allegretto agitato - Allegro 4:54
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 String Quartet No. 12 in E flat major, Op. 127  
45 I. Maestoso - Allegro 6:17
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46 II. Adagio, ma non troppo e molto cantabile - Andante con moto - 15:59
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47 III. Scherzando vivace - Presto - Tempo I 7:36
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48 IV. Finale 7:34
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 String Quartet No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 131  
49 I. Adagio, ma non troppo e molto espressivo - 6:23
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50 II. Allegro molto vivace - 3:00
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51 III. Allegro moderato - Adagio - 0:49
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52 IV. Andante, ma non troppo e molto cantabile 13:50
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53 V. Presto - Molto poco adagio - 5:56
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54 VI. Adagio quasi un poco andante - 1:53
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55 VII. Allegro 6:25
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 String Quartet No. 13 in B flat major, Op. 130  
56 I. Adagio ma non troppo - Allegro 8:56
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57 II. Presto 2:01
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58 III. Andante con moto, ma non troppo 6:38
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59 IV. Alla danza tedesca: Allegro assai 3:27
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60 V. Cavatina: Adagio molto espressivo - 6:40
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61 VI. Finale: Allegro 8:14
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62  Grosse Fuge in B flat major, Op. 133 16:04
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 String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Op. 132  
63 I. Assai sostenuto - Allegro 9:18
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64 II. Allegro ma non tanto 9:17
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65 III. Heiliger Dankgesang eines Genesenden an die Gottheit, in der lydischen Tonart: Molto adagio - Neue Kraftfuhtend: Andante - Molto adagio 16:21
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66 IV. Alla marcia, assai vivace - Piu allegro - 2:12
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67 V. Allegro appassionato 6:51
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 String Quartet No. 16 in F major, Op. 135  
68 I. Allegretto 6:06
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69 II. Vivace 3:21
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70 III. Lento assai, cantante e tranquillo 6:34
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71 IV. Der schwer gefasste Entschluss: Grave, ma non troppo tratto - Allegro 6:31
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 String Quartet No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 131  
72 IV. Andante, ma non troppo e molto cantabile 4:03
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73 V. Presto - Molto poco adagio 3:59
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 NA NOT APPLICABLE
74  Conversations with Martin Hoffmeister 1:38
 Martin Hoffmeister Soloist
     
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
75  String Quartet No. 10 in E flat major, Op. 74, 'Harp' 2:31
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 NA NOT APPLICABLE
76  Conversations with Martin Hoffmeister 4:22
 Gerhard Bosse Soloist
     
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77  String Quartet No. 10 in E flat major, Op. 74, 'Harp' 3:36
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 NA NOT APPLICABLE
78  Conversations with Martin Hoffmeister 3:20
 Dietmar Hallmann Soloist
     
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
79  String Quartet No. 10 in E flat major, Op. 74, 'Harp' 2:12
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 NA NOT APPLICABLE
80  Conversations with Martin Hoffmeister 4:06
 Dietmar Hallmann Soloist
     
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
81  String Quartet No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 131 8:04
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 NA NOT APPLICABLE
82  Conversations with Martin Hoffmeister 3:59
 Karl Suske Soloist
     
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
 String Quartet in F major, Hess 34 (arr. of Piano Sonata in E major, Op. 14, No. 1)  
83 I. Allegro moderato 6:21
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84 II. Allegretto 3:40
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85 III. Allegro 3:45
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