Ludwig van Beethoven / Vermeer Quartet - The Complete String Quartets

Ludwig van Beethoven / Vermeer Quartet - The Complete String Quartets

Musician: Ludwig van Beethoven
Album title: The Complete String Quartets
Size MP3 version: 1753 mb
Size APE version: 1358 mb
Label: Teldec Classics ‎– 9031-76457-2, Teldec Classics ‎– 4509-91494-2, Teldec Classics ‎– 4509-91495-2, Teldec Classics ‎– 4509-91496-2
Type: 3 x CD, Compilation 3 x CD, Compilation 3 x CD, Compilation Box Set
Country: Germany
Date of released: 1993
Category: Classical
Style: Classical
Rating ✫: 4.7
Votes: 249
Format: AU RA APE AA XM DMF AIFF
Genre: Classical

Ludwig van Beethoven / Vermeer Quartet - The Complete String Quartets



Tracklist

The Early String Quartets op. 18
CD 1 52:54
String Quartet No. 1 in F major
1 Allegro con brio 9:13
2 Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato 9:55
3 Scherzo: Allegro molto 3:26
4 Allegro 6:45
String Quartet No. 2 in G major
5 Allegro 7:48
6 Adagio cantabile 5:47
7 Scherzo: Allegro 4:25
8 Allegro molto, quasi Presto 5:26
CD 2 48:48
String Quartet No. 3 in D major
1 Allegro 8:01
2 Andante con moto 7:17
3 Allegro 2:54
4 Presto 6:19
String Quartet No. 4 in C minor
5 Allegro, ma non tanto 8:57
6 Scherzo: Andante scherzoso, quasi Allegretto 6:59
7 Menuetto: Allegretto 3:52
8 Allegro 4:20
CD 3 52:43
String Quartet No. 5 in A major
1 Allegro 6:40
2 Menuetto 5:17
3 Andante cantabile 9:32
4 Allegro 6:41
String Quartet No. 6 in B flat major
5 Allegro con brio 6:08
6 Adagio, ma non troppo 6:41
7 Scherzo: Allegro 3:17
8 La Malinconia: Adagio - Allegretto quasi Allegro 8:18
The Middle String Quartets
CD 1 44:00
String Quartet No. 7 in F major, op. 59,1 "Rasumovsky"
1 Allegro 11:10
2 Allegretto vivace e sempre scherzando 9:44
3 Adagio molto e mesto 14:54
4 Allegro 8:07
CD 2 68:39
String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, op. 59,2 "Rasumovsky"
1 Allegro 10:11
2 Molto Adagio 13:41
3 Allegretto 7:44
4 Finale: Presto 5:40
String Quartet No. 9 in C major, op. 59,3 "Rasumovsky"
5 Introduzione: Andante con molto - Allegro vivace 10:06
6 Andante con moto quasi Allegretto 9:32
7 Menuetto: Grazioso 5:20
8 Allegro molto 6:12
CD 3 53:53
String Quartet No. 10 in E flat major, op. 74 "Harp"
1 Poco Adagio - Allegro 9:55
2 Adagio ma non troppo 10:42
3 Presto 5:26
4 Allegretto con Variazioni 6:42
String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, op. 95 "Quartetto serioso"
5 Allegro con brio 4:28
6 Allegretto, ma non troppo 7:00
7 Allegro assai vivace, ma serioso 4:31
8 Larghetto espressivo - Allegretto agitato 4:44
The Late String Quartets
CD 1 78:17
String Quartet No. 12 in E flat major, op. 127
1 Maestoso - Allegro 7:26
2 Adagio ma non troppo e molto cantabile 15:51
3 Scherzando vivace 8:20
4 Finale 7:16
String Quartet No. 14 in C sharp minor, op. 131
5 Adagio ma non troppo e molto espressivo 6:50
6 Allegro molto vivace 3:04
7 Allegro moderato 0:46
8 Andante ma non troppo e molto cantabile 14:13
9 Presto 5:43
10 Adagio quasi un poco andante 1:55
11 Allegro 6:36
CD 2 57:42
String Quartet No. 13 in B flat major, op. 130
1 Adagio ma non troppo - Allegro 9:54
2 Presto 2:00
3 Andante con moto ma non troppo 6:56
4 Alla danza tedesca: Allegro assai 3:13
5 Cavatina. Adagio molto espressivo 7:18
6 Finale: Allegro 11:13
Große Fuge in B flat major for String Quartet, op. 133
7 Overtura: Allegro - Fuga 16:44
CD 3 71:11
String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, op. 132
1 Assai sostenuto - Allegro 10:01
2 Allegro ma non tanto 8:40
3 Canzona di ringratiamento: Molto adagio 18:01
4 Alla Marcia, assai vivace - Allegro appassionato 9:25
String Quartet No. 16 in F major, op. 135
5 Allegretto 6:47
6 Vivace 3:21
7 Lento assai cantate e tranquillo 7:32
8 Grave ma non troppo tratto - Allegro 6:58

Credits

  • Cello – Marc Johnson
  • Cover – Jan Seib
  • Painting – August von Kloeber
  • Viola – Bernhard Zaslav* (tracks: op. 127 / 130 / 133), Richard Young
  • Violin [First] – Shmuel Ashkenasi
  • Violin [Second] – Pierre Ménard*

Notes

"Cover: Ludwig van Beethoven, lithogr after a painting by August von Kloeber, 1818 (Archiv für Kunst und Geschichte, Berlin); Coverdesign: Jan Seib"

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Box): 0 9031-76457-2 8
  • Barcode (The Early String Quartets): 7 4509-91494-2 0
  • Barcode (The Middle String Quartets): 7 4509-91495-2 9
  • Barcode (The Late String Quartets): 7 4509-91496-2 8
  • Label Code: LC 6019
  • Rights Society: GEMA/BIEM
  • SPARS Code: DDD

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