12 German Dances, WoO 8 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Rgagnaux (2016/5/3)

Performer Pages Walter Goehr (conductor)
Publisher Info. Musical Masterpiece Society/Concert Hall MMS-2159, 195?
Performers Symphonie Orchester Radio Frankfurt (hr-Sinfonieorchester)
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Misc. Notes Recorded 195?.
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Rgagnaux (2016/5/3)

Publisher Info. Vox Records, 1956
Performers Pro Musica Orchestra Stuttgart
Edouard van Remoortel
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Misc. Notes Recorded June, 1956 in Stuttgart.
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MCPP (2017/5/5)

Performer Pages Mississippi College Piano Pedagogy (piano)
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Carolus (2022/8/26)

Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1815-16)., with holograph annotations.
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms.autogr. Beethoven, L. v., Artaria 138
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Cypressdome (2014/1/23)

Editor Gustav Nottebohm (1817-1882)
Eusebius Mandyczewski (1857-1929)
Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 2, Nr.17
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1864]. Plate B.17.
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Cypressdome (2014/12/28)

12 more: Piccolo, Flute 1, 2 • Oboe 1, 2 • Clarinet 1, 2 (C/B♭/A) • Bassoon 1, 2 • Horn 1, 2 (G/F/E♭/D/C/B♭/A) • Post Horn (C) • Trumpet 1, 2 (E♭/D/C) • Timpani • Bass Drum/Triangle, Tambourine • Violins I • Violins II • Cellos/Basses

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Editor Gustav Nottebohm (1817-1882)
Eusebius Mandyczewski (1857-1929)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(ca.1895). Plate Orch. B. 254.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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Ivdruiz (2009/12/30)

Publisher. Info. Vienna: Artaria, n.d.[1802]. Plate 1517.
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Ivdruiz (2009/12/30)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Artaria, n.d.(ca.1795). Plate 609.
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Mcroskell (2007/8/28)

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Morel (2008/9/24)

Arranger Isidor Wilhelm Seiss (1840-1905)
Engraver Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Schlesinger/Lienau, n.d. Plate S. 7250.
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Arranger Isidor Wilhelm Seiss (1840-1905)
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Schlesinger/Lienau, n.d.(ca.1904). Plate S. 7249.
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General Information

Work Title Zwolf deutsche Tänze
Alternative. Title
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. WoO 8 ; Hess 100 (piano solo)
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 76
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 dances
  1. German Dance in C major
  2. German Dance in A major
  3. German Dance in F major
  4. German Dance in B-flat major
  5. German Dance in E-flat major
  6. German Dance in G major
  7. German Dance in C major
  8. German Dance in A major
  9. German Dance in F major
  10. German Dance in D major
  11. German Dance in G major
  12. German Dance in C major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1795
First Performance. 1795-11-22 in Vienna, kleinen Redouten Saal
Artists' Pension Society Orchestra, Ludwig van Beethoven (conductor)
First Publication. 1795 ca. (piano arr.), 1864 (orchestra)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation orchestra (see below for specific instrumentation)
InstrDetail varies slightly, largest orchestra for the set given
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
2 horns, 2 trumpets, posthorn
timpani, triangle, tambourine, bass drum, strings (no violas)
External Links All Music Guide
Extra Information Setting for solo piano is designated as Hess 100.