Für Elise, WoO 59 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Lumineux (2016/3/18)

Performer Pages Peter Bradley-Fulgoni (piano)
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Misc. Notes Recorded 2015 in St. Paul's Hall, Huddersfield University (Peter Hill, sound engineer)
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Thesimon (2013/11/3)

Performer Pages Simone Renzi (piano)
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Cypressdome (2013/8/15)

Performer Pages Felipe Sarro (piano)
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Paulhenrysmith (2011/1/16)

Performer Pages Paul Henry Smith (piano)
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Lucas-coelho (2021/6/6)

Performer Pages Fritz Jank (piano)
Publisher Info. Recorded at Theatro Municipal de São Paulo, February 22, 1962.
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Misc. Notes The recording begins at measure 13(b).
Source: Instituto Piano Brasileiro
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Reccmo (2012/5/15)

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Publisher Info. Robert Lavigne
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Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.
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Sriram (2017/5/19)

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Misc. Notes Recorded 2017 (Using Digital Piano/Computer/Digital Recorder)
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Michrond (2012/5/1)

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Publisher Info. Michel Rondeau
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For 2 Trumpets (Tuk)

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Leentuk (2018/12/31)

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Publisher Info. Leen Tuk
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Misc. Notes Fur Elise - A Conversation for Two Trumpets
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Carolus (2011/6/1)

Editor Ludwig Nohl (1831-1885)
First edition
Publisher. Info. Neue Briefe Beethovens (pp.28-33)
Stuttgart: J.G. Cotta, 1867.
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Misc. Notes This score was printed with movable type. According to an existing autograph, it seems the second note in the right hand in bar 7 should be a d¹ instead of the e¹. Most of the other editions after Nohl erroneously show an e as well. Compare this article and the Henle Urtext: https://www.henle.de/blog/en/2011/11/30/beethoven-fur-elise-woo-59-%E2%80%93-do-you-strike-the-right-note/
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Piupianissimo (2014/3/15)

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Piupianissimo (2010/1/2)

Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 25, Nr.298 (pp.354-56)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1888]. Plate B.298.
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Misc. Notes Originally scanned at about 160pi, converted to 600dpi monocrome.
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Feduol (2022/7/19)

Publisher. Info. Kraków: S. A. Krzyżanowski, n.d.(ca.1890). Plate S.A.K. 288.
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Misc. Notes This file is part of the Submission Project.
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Ermak (2016/5/2)

Publisher. Info. St. Petersburg: W. Bessel & Co., n.d. Plate 6051.
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Morel (2019/12/5)

Publisher. Info. Album Musica, No.32
Paris: Pierre Lafitte, 1905.
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Mapitz (2020/3/27)

Publisher. Info. London: Litolff, 1915. Plate 12676.
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Kdkeller (2007/5/13)

Editor Albert Ernest Wier (1879-1945)
Publisher. Info. Masterpieces of Piano Music (pp.48-50)
New York: Albert E. Wier, n.d. Plate 1918.
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Inquiring (2018/3/10)

Editor I. Ryabov
Publisher. Info. Kiev: Muzychna Ukraina, 1975.
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Editor Stelios Samelis
Publisher. Info. Mutopia Project, 2015
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Yair I (2011/6/1)

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Reccmo (2012/5/15)

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Reccmo (2012/5/15)

Editor Robert Lavigne
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Jonathan Faiman (2012/9/10)

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Orchestra (Rondeau)

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Michrond (2012/5/1)

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Michrond (2012/5/1)

Arranger Michel Rondeau
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TradViolin (2021/9/16)

5 more: Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos • Basses

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TradViolin (2021/9/16)

Arranger Joshua Choe
Publisher. Info. Joshua Choe, 2020.
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Misc. Notes YouTube recording
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Messerman (2021/5/8)

Arranger Hans Jorgen Messerschmidt (b. 1944)
Publisher. Info. Hans Jorgen Messerschmidt, 2013.
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For Violin and Piano (Hellemann)

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Mikeymoon (2014/12/29)

Arranger Christian Hellemann (fl.1899-1953)
Publisher. Info. Sydney: W.H Paling & Co., 1949.
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Arranger Yves Verbandt
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For 2 Trumpets (Tuk)

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Leentuk (2018/12/31)

Arranger Leen Tuk (b. 1949)
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Charanguero (2019/1/14)

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Charanguero (2019/1/14)

Arranger J. J. Olson (b. 1947)
Publisher. Info. Mutopia, 2015.
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Misc. Notes Published as Mutopia-2015/11/02-2059. See also: Beethoven Guitar Duets
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Minstrel (2014/3/10)

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General Information

Work Title Für Elise
Alternative. Title Bagatelle No.25 in A minor; Für Therese
Name Translations La Lettre à Élise; فور اليسيه; Per a Elisa; Para Elisa; לאליזה; Per Elisa; エリーゼのために; ელიზესთვის; 엘리제를 위하여; За Елиза; Dla Elizy; ایلس لئی; К Элизе; За Елизу; เฟือร์เอลีเซอ; До Елізи; 致愛麗絲; Til Elise; Pro Elišku; من أجل إليزة; برای الیزه; ഫർ എലൈസ്; Pre Elišku; Fur Elise; Por Elise; 致爱丽丝; Էլիզեին; Elizai; بۆ ئیلیزە; Dlo Elizy
Name Aliases Bagatelle No. 25; Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59, "Für Elise"; Για την Ελίζα; Μπαγκατέλα αρ. 25; Bagatela No. 25; Lettre à Elise; من أجل إليزا; من أجل إليزأ; A小调巴加泰勒; 献给爱丽丝; 致特蕾莎
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 186663871; LCCN: n81133634; BNF: 147860559
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. WoO 59
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 73
Key A minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 piece
Poco moto (103 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1810 (April 27)
First Publication. 1867 - in Neue Briefe Beethovens (ed. Ludwig Nohl, pp.28-33)
Dedication Therese Malfatti von Rohrenbach zu Dezza (supposed)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 3 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation piano
Related Works Für Elise upside down by Stefano Paparozzi
External Links Wikipedia article
Für Elise website
Extra Information "Für Elise am 27. April zur Erinnerung an L. v. Bthn."