Symphony No.6, Op.68 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Cypressdome (2013/11/27)

4 more: 2. Andante molto mosso • 3. Scherzo. Allegro • 4. Allegro • 5. Allegretto

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Performer Pages DuPage Symphony Orchestra (orchestra)
Barbara Schubert (conductor)
Publisher Info. DuPage, IL: DuPage Symphony Orchestra
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Papalin (2011/6/1)

4 more: 2. Andante molto mosso • 3. Allegro • 4. Allegro • 5. Allegretto

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Scores

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.[1808].
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Editor First edition (score)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1826]. Plate 4311.
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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 1: Symphonien, Nr.6 (pp.3-86)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1863]. Plate B.6.
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5 more: 1. Allegro ma non troppo • 2. Andante molto mosso • 3. Allegro • 4. Allegro • 5. Allegretto

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Editor Henry Charles Litolff (1818-1891)
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Henry Litolff's Verlag, n.d.(ca.1880). Plate 2770.
Reprinted Symphonies Nos.5, 6 and 7 in Full Score
Mineola: Dover Publications, 1989.
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Feldmahler (2007/6/2)

4 more: 2. Andante molto mosso • 3. Allegro • 4. Allegro • 5. Allegretto

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Editor Max Unger (1883-1959)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Ernst Eulenburg, n.d.[1938].
Reprinted Six and Seventh Symphonies in Full Score (pp.1-152)
New York: Dover Publications, 1976.
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Misc. Notes The Unger edition is Public Domain in the USA
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5 more: 1. Allegro ma non troppo • 2. Andante molto mosso • 3. Allegro • 4. Allegro • 5. Allegretto

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Editor CCARH Team
Publisher. Info. Palo Alto: CCARH, 2008.
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Parts

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1809]. Plate 1337.
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12 more: Oboe 1 • Clarinet 1, 2 (B♭) • Bassoon 1, 2 • Horn 1, 2 (F) • Trumpet 1, 2 (C) • Trombone 1/2 • Timpani • Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos/Basses • Cover (color scan)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Richault, n.d. Plate 1626.R.
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Misc. Notes Oboe 2 missing
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Ottaviano (2009/8/8)

11 more: Oboe 1, 2 • Clarinet 1, 2 (B♭) • Bassoon 1, 2 • Horn 1, 2 (F, B♭) • Trumpet 1, 2 (C) • Trombone 1, 2 (alto, tenor clef) • Timpani • Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos / Basses

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Generoso (2009/1/4)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(1863).
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70).
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For String Sextet (Fischer)

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Peter (2009/3/11)

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Arranger Michael Gotthard Fischer (1773-1829)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(1809). Plate 1359.
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For Flute, Violin, Cello and Piano (Hummel)

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Arranger Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Publisher. Info. Mainz: les fils de B. Schott, n.d.[1829]. Plate 3093.
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For 2 Pianos 8 hands (Kirchner)

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Arranger Theodor Kirchner (1823–1903)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig : C.F. Peters, n.d.. Plate 6927.
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For 2 Pianos 8 hands (Schubert)

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Morel (2011/11/8)

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Arranger Franz Ludwig Schubert (1804–1868)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d. Plate V.A. 267/268
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For 2 Pianos (Singer)

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Peter (2007/8/19)

Arranger Otto Singer II (1865-1931)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, No.3033f, n.d. Plate 8820
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For Piano 4 hands (Bagge)

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Morel (2011/12/10)

Arranger Selmar Bagge (1823-1896)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d. Plate V.A. 42.
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For Piano 4 hands (Czerny)

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Arranger Carl Czerny (1791-1857)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Fr. Kistner, n.d.(ca.1836). Plate 357.
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For Piano 4 hands (Meves)

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Alaric (2009/6/27)

Arranger Wilhelm Meves (1808-1871)
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Henry Litolff's Verlag, n.d.[1890]. Plate 12328.
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Misc. Notes Note: Repeated pages and other problems starting at page 45.
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For Piano 4 hands

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Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1894. Plate 10837.
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For Piano 4 hands (Ulrich)
See: Symphonien für Pianoforte zu vier Händen, Vol.2


For Piano (Liszt)

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Arranger Franz Liszt (1811–1886)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.[1840]. Plate 6007.
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Arranger Franz Liszt (1811–1886)
Editor José Vianna da Motta (1868–1948)
Publisher. Info. Franz Liszt: Musikalische Werke. Serie IV, Band 2-3.
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1922. Plate F.L. I-IX B.
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For Piano (Pauer)

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Arranger Ernst Pauer (1826-1905)
Publisher. Info. London: Augener Ed.8036F, n.d.(ca.1928). Plate 7975.
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Misc. Notes Separate edition of Augener Ed.8006B, n.d.(ca.1900), plate 7975.
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Allegro ma non troppo

For Violin, Cello and Piano (Vilbac, Schulz, Plock)

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Arranger Renaud de Vilbac (1829–1884)
August Schulz (1837-1909)
Heinrich Plock (1829-1891)
Publisher. Info. Les trios symphoniques
Braunschweig: Henry Litolff's Verlag, No.891, n.d.[1879]. Plate 10731.
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Andante mosso

For 4 Cellos (Lichtenthal)

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Arranger Pietro Lichtenthal (1811-1840)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.
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Misc. Notes Bib. Cons. "G. Verdi"
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Dresden Philharmonic, Kurt Masur (conductor)
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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.6
Alternative. Title Pastoral
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.68
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 277
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements:
  1. Erwachen heiterer Empfindungen bei der Ankunft auf dem Lande.
    Allegro ma non troppo (F major)
  2. Scene am Bach. Andante molto moto (B major)
  3. Lustiges Zusammensein der Landleute. Allegro (F major)
  4. Gewitter. Sturm. Allegro (F minor)
  5. Hirtengesang. Frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm. Allegretto (F major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1808
First Performance. 1808-12-22 in Vienna, Theater an der Wien
Ad hoc orchestra, Ludwig van Beethoven (conductor)
First Publication. 1809 (April) - parts; 1826 (May) - score
Dedication F. J. von Lobkowitz
Graf A. von Rasumovsky
Average DurationAvg. Duration 40 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, timpani, strings
External Links Wikipedia article
All about Beethoven article
Symphony No.6 - scores at Sheet Music Plus

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Symphonies by Ludwig van Beethoven