String Quartet No.13, Op.130 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Cypressdome (2012/7/22)

Performers Orion String Quartet
Publisher Info. Boston: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
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Misc. Notes Uses the Große Fuge, Op.133 (the work's original, 1825 finale) as finale. (See Wikipedia link for explanation.)
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Ivdruiz (2009/12/29)

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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Artaria, n.d. Plate 870.
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Peter (2007/4/1)

Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 6:
Quartette für 2 Violinen, Bratsche und Violoncell, Band 2, Nr.49

Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1863. Plate B.49.
Reprinted Complete String Quartets
New York: Dover Publications, 1970.
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Misc. Notes Monochrome 600dpi. (View original cover)
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Carolus (2016/2/16)

Editor Wilhelm Altmann (1862-1951)
Publisher. Info. 17 Streichquartette, No.13
Leipzig: Ernst Eulenburg, 1911. Plate E.E. 1109.
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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, n.d.(ca.1920). Philharmonia series
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1937).No.130.
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Tito Manlio (2015/10/11)

Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1825 (Winter)
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms.autogr. Beethoven, L. v., Artaria 208.
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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1826
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms.autogr. Beethoven, L. v. 19c.
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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1826
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms.autogr. Beethoven, L. v., Grasnick 10.
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Aldona Jones (2012/2/28)

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Publisher. Info. Mainz: Schott, n.d.[1867]. Plate 18899.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Piano 4 hands (Ulrich and Wittmann)

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Pelleas (2007/9/16)

Arranger Hugo Ulrich (1827-1872)
Robert Wittmann (1804-18??)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, Ed. 989g, n.d.(ca.1890). Plate 8259
Reprinted New York: Dover Publications, 1980
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Carolus (2008/12/25)

Arranger Louis Winkler (1820-1886)
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Collection Litolff, n.d.(ca.1865), No.6c
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II. Presto

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Schissel (2012/1/13)

Arranger Ferdinand Quentin Dulcken (1837–1901)
Publisher. Info. New York: J.O. von Prochazka, Elite Edition 53, 1884.
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IV. Alla danza tedesca: Allegro assai

For Alto Recorder and Piano (Feller)

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Arranger Paul-Gustav Feller
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V. Cavatina: Adagio molto espressivo

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Arranger Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)
Publisher. Info. Klassische Stücke, Band 1 (no.7)
Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d. Plate 8048.
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Misc. Notes 1874 in HMB 1895. according to plate number. (probably an 1895 re-engraving)
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For Piano solo (Balakirev)

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Mcroskell (2007/8/22)

Arranger Mily Balakirev (1837-1910)
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d. Plate M. 23708 Г.
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For Piano solo (Tausig)

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Peter (2009/2/8)

Arranger Carl Tausig (1841-1871)
Editor Adolf Ruthardt (1849–1934)
Publisher. Info. Sechs Sätze aus Streichquartetten von L. van Beethoven für Klavier übertragen.
Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.[1916]. Plate 10021
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.13
Alternative. Title
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.130
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements
I. Adagio ma non troppo
II. Presto (B minor)
III. Andante con moto ma non troppo (D major)
IV. Alla danza tedesca. Allegro assai (G major)
V. Cavatina. Adagio molto espressivo (E major)
VI. Finale. Allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1825, rev.1825-26
First Performance. 1827-04-22 in Vienna, Musikvereinsaal
First Publication. 1827 (May) - Vienna: Artaria
Dedication Prinz Galitzin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information Original version (1825), with Große Fuge, Op.133 as finale. New finale added 1825-26.

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

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