String Quartet No.15, Op.132 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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4 more: 2. Allegro ma non tanto • 3. Molto adagio • 4. Alla marcia, assai vivace • 5. Allegro appassionato

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1825
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B):
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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 6:
Quartette für 2 Violinen, Bratsche und Violoncell, Band 2, Nr.51
(pp.159-88)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1863. Plate B.51.
Reprinted Complete String Quartets
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For Piano 4 hands (Ulrich and Wittmann)

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Arranger Hugo Ulrich (1827-1872)
Robert Wittmann (1804-18??)
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Arranger Louis Winkler (1820-1886)
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.15
Alternative. Title
Name Translations Quatuor à cordes nº 15 de Beethoven; 15-a arĉkvarteto (Beethoven); String Quartet No. 15 (Beethoven); Strijkkwartet nr. 15; Jousikvartetto nro 15 (Beethoven); 15. Streichquartett; 현악 사중주 15번 (베토벤); 弦楽四重奏曲第15番 (ベートーヴェン); Cuarteto de cuerda n.º 15 (Beethoven); Quartetto n. 15
Name Aliases Streichquartett Nr. 15 in a-Moll op. 132
Authorities Wikipedia; GND: 300016042; BNF: 148212218
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.132
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 261
Key A minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements:
  1. Assai sostenuto - Allegro (A minor)
  2. Allegro ma non tanto (A major)
  3. Molto adagio (A minor)
  4. Alla marcia, assai vivace (A major)
  5. Allegro appassionato (A minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1823-25
First Publication. 1827 (April) - Mainz: Schott
Dedication Prinz Galitzin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
Primary Sources Holoograph score, 144 pages (D-B, Mus.ms.autogr. Beethoven, L. v., Mendelssohn-Stiftung 11)
External Links Wikipedia article

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

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