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Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet no. 6 in B-flat major, op. 18 no. 6: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:07
2 String Quartet no. 6 in B-flat major, op. 18 no. 6: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:52
3 String Quartet no. 6 in B-flat major, op. 18 no. 6: III. Scherzo Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:10
4 String Quartet no. 6 in B-flat major, op. 18 no. 6: IV. La malinconia Adagio
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:21
5 String Quartet no. 6 in B-flat major, op. 18 no. 6: V. Allegretto quasi allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:55
6 String Quartet no. 12 in E-flat major, op. 127: I. Maestoso - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:49
7 String Quartet no. 12 in E-flat major, op. 127: II. Adagio
Ludwig van Beethoven 16:53
8 String Quartet no. 12 in E-flat major, op. 127: III. Scherzando vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:43
9 String Quartet no. 12 in E-flat major, op. 127: IV. Finale
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:07
10 String Quartet no. 2 in G major, op. 18 no. 2: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:09
11 String Quartet no. 2 in G major, op. 18 no. 2: II. Adagio cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:54
12 String Quartet no. 2 in G major, op. 18 no. 2: III. Scherzo Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:27
13 String Quartet no. 2 in G major, op. 18 no. 2: IV. Allegro molto quasi presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:47
14 String Quartet no. 9 in C major, op. 59 no. 3: I. Andante con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:50
15 String Quartet no. 9 in C major, op. 59 no. 3: II. Andante con moto quasi allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:07
16 String Quartet no. 9 in C major, op. 59 no. 3: III. Menuetto Trio
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:01
17 String Quartet no. 9 in C major, op. 59 no. 3: IV. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:52
18 String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, op. 95: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:26
19 String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, op. 95: II. Allegretto ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:10
20 String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, op. 95: III. Allegro assai vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:10
21 String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, op. 95: IV. Larghetto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:51
22 String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: I. Adagio ma non troppo e molto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:14
23 String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: II. Allegro molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:10
24 String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: III. Allegro moderato
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:43
25 String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: IV. Andante ma non troppo e molto cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 13:25
26 String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: V. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:47
27 String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: VI. Adagio quasi un poco andante
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:04
28 String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: VII. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:44
29 String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:16
30 String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: II. Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:19
31 String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: III. Scherzo Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:26
32 String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:28
33 String Quartet no. 4 in C minor, op. 18 no. 4: I. Allegro ma non tanto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:35
34 String Quartet no. 4 in C minor, op. 18 no. 4: II. Andante scherzoso
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:17
35 String Quartet no. 4 in C minor, op. 18 no. 4: III. Menuetto Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:36
36 String Quartet no. 4 in C minor, op. 18 no. 4: IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:36

Credits

Digital Media 1

violin:
Corina Belcea (2011-12 – 2012-05) (tracks 1–36)
Axel Schacher (2011-12 – 2012-05) (tracks 1–36)
cello:
Antoine Lederlin (2011-12 – 2012-05) (tracks 1–36)
strings [string quartet]:
Belcea Quartet (2011-12 – 2012-05) (tracks 14, 18–36)
viola:
Krzysztof Chorzelski (2011-12 – 2012-05) (tracks 1–36)
string quartet:
Belcea Quartet (2011-12 – 2012-05) (tracks 1–13, 15–17)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798 – 1800) (tracks 1–5, 29–32)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 10–13, 33–36)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1805 – 1806) (tracks 14–17)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1810 – 1811) (tracks 18–21)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1823 – 1824) (tracks 6–9)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1825 – 1826) (tracks 22–28)
editor:
Arne Akselberg (tracks 1–36)
engineer:
Arne Akselberg (tracks 1–36)
producer:
John Fraser (UK producer) (tracks 1–36)
recorded at:
Britten Studio (Snape Maltings) in Snape, Suffolk, United Kingdom (2011-12 – 2012-05) (tracks 1–36)
arrangements:
Quartet for 2 Violins, Viola, Cello no. 4 in C minor, op. 18 no. 4: I. Allegro ma non tanto (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 33)
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: I. Allegro con brio (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 29)
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: II. Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 30)
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: III. Scherzo. Allegro molto (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 31)
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: IV. Allegro (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 32)
String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: VII. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 28)
later versions:
String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: I. Allegro con brio (for string orchestra, arr. by Mahler) (track 18)
String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: II. Allegretto ma non troppo (for string orchestra, arr. by Mahler) (track 19)
String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: III. Allegro assai vivace ma serioso (for string orchestra, arr. by Mahler) (track 20)
part of:
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1 (movement) (tracks 29–32)
String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, op. 95 (movement) (tracks 18–21)
String Quartet no. 2 in G major, op. 18 no. 2 (movement) (tracks 10–13)
String Quartet no. 9 in C major, op. 59 no. 3 (movement) (tracks 14–17)
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liner notes: Harvey Sachs