Der glorreiche Augenblick, Op.136 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)




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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.[1814].
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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 21: Cantaten, Nr.208
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1866]. Plate B.208.
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Publisher. Info. London: Novello, Ewer and Co., n.d.
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Work Title Der glorreiche Augenblick
Alternative. Title Preis der Tonkunst
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.136
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 85
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements
I. Europe steht
II. O seht sie nah
III. O Himmel
IV. Das Auge schaut
V. Der den Bund
VI. In meinen Mauern
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1814
First Performance. 1814-11-29
First Publication. 1837
Librettist Aloys Weissenbach (1766-1821)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 34 minutes (4 + 4 + 9 + 7 + 6 + 4)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: 2 sopranos, tenor, bass + mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: piccolo, flutes, oboes, clarinets (A/B/C), bassoons + horns (A, F/D, C, G, A/D), trumpets (D/F/C), 3 trombones + timpani, triangle, bass drum, cymbals + strings
External Links Wikipedia article (German)