String Quartet No.4, Op.18 No.4 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Performer Pages Orion String Quartet (String Quartet)
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Publisher. Info. Offenbach: Jean André, n.d. (1829). Plate 5265.
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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 6:
Quartette für 2 Violinen, Bratsche und Violoncell, Erster Band, Nr.40
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Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1862. Plate B.40.
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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, n.d.(ca.1920). Philharmonia series.
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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Mollo, n.d.[1801]. Plate 169.
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Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, n.d.[1867]. Plate 66.4
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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke (neue Ausgabe), Band 14: Quartette
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(ca.1890). Plate L.v.B. 14.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Violin and Piano (Hermann)
See: Quartette von Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven für Klavier und Violine
For Piano 4 hands (Ulrich and Wittmann)

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Arranger Hugo Ulrich (1827-1872)
Robert Wittmann (1804-18??)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, Ed.989b, n.d.(ca.1890). Plate 7769.
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For Piano solo (Rösler)

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Arranger Gustav Rösler (1819-1882)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Peters, Ed.1300, n.d. Plate 5547.
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Arranger Louis Winkler (1820-1886)
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Collection Litolff, n.d.(ca.1865). No.6a.
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II Andante

For Violin or Cello and Piano (Vogel)
See: Le Concert au Salon (No.36)

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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.4 in C minor
Alternative. Title
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.18 No.4
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Allegro, ma non tanto
II. Scherzo. Andante scherzoso quasi Allegretto (C major)
III. Menuetto. Allegretto
IV. Allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1799-1800
First Publication. 1801 – Vienna: Mollo
Dedication Franz Joseph Maximilian Fürst von Lobkowitz (1772-1816)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 Violins, Viola, Cello
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Misc. Comments

Beethoven String Quartets

6 String Quartets, Op.18

  1. String Quartet No.1 in F major
  2. String Quartet No.2 in G major
  3. String Quartet No.3 in D major
  4. String Quartet No.4 in C minor
  5. String Quartet No.5 in A major
  6. String Quartet No.6 in B major

3 String Quartets, Op.59 ("Rasumovsky")

  1. String Quartet No.7 in F major
  2. String Quartet No.8 in E minor
  3. String Quartet No.9 in C major

Late Quartets