String Quartet No.6, Op.18 No.6 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 6:
Quartette für 2 Violinen, Bratsche und Violoncell, Erster Band, Nr.42
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Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1862. Plate B.42.
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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. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke (neue Ausgabe), Band 14: Quartette
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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)
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Publisher. Info. Six Grandes Sonates, Op.60 No.VI
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II. Adagio ma non troppo

For Piano solo (Saint-Saëns)

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Arranger Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
Publisher. Info. Paris: G. Hartmann, n.d.[1870]. Plate G.H.407.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.6 in B-flat major
Alternative. Title
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.18 No. 6
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements
I. Allegro con brio
II. Adagio, ma non troppo (E major)
III. Scherzo. Allegro
IV. La Malinconia. Adagio
V. Allegretto quasi Allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 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