Cantata on the Accession of Emperor Leopold II, WoO 88 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 25: Supplement, Gesang-Musik, Nr.265
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1862-90]. Plate B.265.
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Work Title Cantata on the Accession of Emperor Leopold II
Alternative. Title Kantate auf die Erhebung Leopold II zur Kaiserwürde
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. WoO 88
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 38
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
  1. Recitativo. Adagio assai (A major)
  2. Aria. Allegro moderato (G major)
  3. Recitativo (F minor)
  4. Recitativo (D major)
  5. Terzetto. Andante con moto (A major)
  6. Coro. Un poco allegro e maestoso (D major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1790
Librettist Severin Anton Averdonk (1768-1817)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation soprano, tenor, bass, mixed chorus (SATB),
2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons,
2 horns, 2 trumpets, timpani, strings