Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
8.7 "Grosse Fuge" in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro - Fuga 18:51 Complete String Quartets Beethoven; Quartetto Italiano Philips Classics (See annotation to check it's really this label.) 454 062-2, 454 063-2, 454 064-2, 454 065-2, 454 066-2, 454 067-2, 454 068-2, 454 069-2, 454 070-2, 454 071-2, 454 072-2
2.7 "Grosse Fuge", op. 133 in B-flat: Overtura. Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro - Fuga 18:51 The Late Quartets Vol. 1 Beethoven; Quartetto Italiano Philips Classics (See annotation to check it's really this label.) 454 711-2
3.6 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Fuga. Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Allegro 18:52 The Late String Quartets Beethoven; Quartetto Italiano Philips Classics (See annotation to check it's really this label.) 464 684-2
27.6 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Fuga. Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Allegro 18:52 Complete Decca, Philips & DG Recordings Quartetto Italiano Decca Classics ("DECCA" in white uppercase on a blue-over-red rectangular block; until 1999, for use outside of North America only)

Relationships

recorded in: Switzerland (1969-04)
violin [violin II]: Elisa Pegreffi (1969-04)
violin [violin I]: Paolo Borciani (1969-04)
cello: Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1969-04)
viola: Piero Farulli (1969-04)
string quartet: Quartetto Italiano (1969-04)
recorded at: Théâtre municipal de Vevey in Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland (1969-04)
recording of: Große Fuge for String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 133 (1969-04)

Große Fuge for String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 133

composer: Ludwig van Beethoven (1825)
dedicated to: Archduke Rudolph of Austria
arrangements: Große Fugue for 2 Pianos in B-flat major, op. 134
orchestrations: Große Fugue, op. 133 (orchestrated by Weingartner)
Große Fugue, op. 133 (catch-all for all orchestrations)