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Title: The Complete Quartets
Otros títulos: String Quartets Op. 127 in E-flat Major : Op. 131 in C-sharp minor
Los Cuartetos Completos
Cuarteto para Cuerdas Op. 127 en Mi bemol mayor : Op. 131 en Do sostenido menor
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Ludwig Van Beethoven; Cleveland Quartet; William Preucil; Peter Salaff; James Dunham; Paul Katz
Código CDU: Bee.41
Forma Musical: String Quartets
Abstract: The events of Beethoven's life are the stuff of Romantic legend, evoking images of the solitary creator shaking his fist at Fate and finally overcoming it through a supreme effort of creative will. Born in the small German city of Bonn on or around December 16, 1770, he received his early training from his father and other local musicians. As a teenager, he earned some money as an assistant to his teacher, Christian Gottlob Neefe, then was granted half of his father's salary as court musician from the Electorate of Cologne in order to care for his two younger brothers as his father gave in to alcoholism. Beethoven played viola in various orchestras, becoming friends with other players such as Antoine Reicha, Nikolaus Simrock, and Franz Ries, and began taking on composition commissions. As a member of the court chapel orchestra, he was able to travel some and meet members of the nobility, one of whom, Count Ferdinand Waldstein, would become a great friend and patron to him. Beethoven moved ...


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1. Quartet Op. ... - I Maestoso (Allegro).mp3 7:02 9.650Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Quartet Op. ... ppo e molto cantabile).mp3 16:15 22.29Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Quartet Op. ... III Seherzando vivace.mp3 8:18 11.38Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. Quartet Op. ... lat major) - IV Finale.mp3 6:54 9.468Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Quartet Op. ... po e molto espressivo).mp3 7:30 10.29Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. & 7. Quartet ... - III Allegro moderato.mp3 3:53 5.323Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Quartet Op. ... o molto (quasi presto).mp3 13:51 18.99Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Quartet Op. ... harp minor) - V Presto.mp3 5:21 7.341Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. & 11. Quart ... andante - VII Allegro.mp3 8:53 12.19Mb MPEG Audio mp3
Quartet Op. 127 (In E-flat major) - Completo.wav 38:20 386.9Mb WAV audio wav
Quartet Op. 131 (In C-sharp minor) - Completo.wav 39:18 396.7Mb WAV audio wav

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