Tracklist

CD 1: Symphonies 1 & 3
CD 2: Symphonies 2 & 4
CD 3: Symphonies 5 & 6
CD 4: Symphonies 7 & 8
CD 5: Symphony No. 9 'Choral'
CD 6: Piano Concertos 1 & 2
CD 7: Piano Concertos 3 & 5
CD 8: Piano Concertos No. 4 & Op. 61
CD 9: Violin Concerto, Romances for Violin and Orchestra
CD 10: Triple Concerto, Piano Concerto WoO4, Rondo WoO6
CD 11: Overtures, Die Weihe des Hauses - Excerpts
CD 12: Orchestral Works, Organ Works
CD 13: Dances I
CD 14: Dances II
CD 15: Music for Wind Ensemble I
CD 16: Music for Wind Ensemble II
CD 17: Chamber Music for Flute I
CD 18: Chamber Music for Flute II
CD 19: Septet Op. 20, Sextet Op. 81b
CD 20: Quintet Op. 16, Trio Op. 11, Horn Sonata
CD 21: Trio Op. 38, Duo WoO 40
CD 22: Serenade Op. 25; Rondo WoO 41; Trio Hess 48; Works for Mandolin & Piano
CD 23: Piano Quartets
CD 24: Piano Trios I
CD 25: Piano Trios II
CD 26: Piano Trios III
CD 27: Piano Trios IV
CD 28: Piano Trios V
CD 29: Cello Sonatas I
CD 30: Cello Sonatas II; Cello Variations
CD 31: Violin Sonatas I
CD 32: Violin Sonatas II
CD 33: Violin Sonatas III
CD 34: Violin Sonatas IV
CD 35: String Trios I
CD 36: String Trios II
CD 37: String Quartets Op. 18 Nos. 1-3
CD 38: String Quartets Op. 18 Nos. 4-6, Minuet In A Flat Hess 33
CD 39: String Quartets Op. 59 'Rasumovsky' Nos. 1 & 2
CD 40: String Quartets Op. 59 No. 3 'Rasumovsky'; Op. 74 'Harp'
CD 41: String Quartets Opp. 95 'Quartetto Serioso' & 130; Grosse Fuge Op. 133
CD 42: String Quartets Opp. 127 & 131
CD 43: String Quartets Opp. 132 & 135
CD 44: Music for String Ensembles I
CD 45: Music for String Ensembles II
CD 46: Piano Sonatas Opp. 106 'Hammerklavier' & 111
CD 47: Piano Sonatas Opp. 101, 109, 110 & 90
CD 48: Piano Sonatas Op. 57 'Appassionata', Op. 54, Op. 81a 'Les Adieux', Op. 31 No. 1
CD 49: Piano Sonatas Op. 31 No. 2 'Tempest', Op. 31 No. 3, Op. 53 'Waldstein', Op. 49 No. 1
CD 50: Piano Sonatas Op. 2 No. 1, Op. 79, Op. 10 Nos. 1 & 2, Op. 14 No. 1
CD 51: Piano Sonatas Op. 14 No. 2, Op. 27 Nos. 1 & 2 'Moonlight', Op. 28 'Pastoral'
CD 52: Piano Sonatas Op. 10 No. 3, Op. 2 Nos. 2 & 3
CD 53: Piano Sonatas Op. 13 'Pathetique', Op. 22, Op. 26 'Funeral March', Op. 78
CD 54: Piano Sonatas Op. 7, Op. 49 No. 2
CD 55: Piano Variations I; Piano Sonata Op. 49 No. 2
CD 56: Piano Variations II
CD 57: Piano Variations III; Piano Sonatas WoO 47; Miscellaneous Piano Works I
CD 58: Piano Variations IV; Bagatelles I
CD 59: Bagatelles II; Miscellaneous Piano Works II
CD 60: Miscellaneous Piano Works III; Piano Variations V
CD 61: Piano Works 4-hands
CD 62: Leonore (beginning)
CD 63: Leonore (conclusion)
CD 64: Fidelio (beginning)
CD 65: Fidelio (conclusion)
CD 66: Egmont
CD 67: The Creatures of Prometheus; Ritterballett
CD 68: The Ruins of Athens; King Stephan; Germania; Chor Auf Die Verbündeten Fürsten: 'Ihr Weisen Gründer'
CD 69: Arias
CD 70: Cantatas: On the Death of Joseph II; On the Accession of Leopold II
CD 71: Der Glorreiche Augenblick; Polyphonic Italian Songs WoO 99
CD 72: Miscellaneous Vocal Works
CD 73: Christus am Ölberge
CD 74: Mass in C
CD 75: Missa Solemnis
CD 76: Songs I
CD 77: Songs II
CD 78: Songs III
CD 79: Songs IV
# Title Rating Length
1 An die ferne Geliebte, Op. 98: i "Auf Dem Hügel", ii "Wo Die Berge", iii "Leichte Segler", iv "Diese Wolken", v "Es Kehret Der Maien", vi "Nimm Sie Hin Denn"
14:42
2 Cantata for Voice and Piano in B-flat major, Op. 46: Larghetto "Adelaide: Einsam wandelt dein Freund im Fruhlings Garten"
6:35
3 "Ich liebe dich so wie du mich" (Zärtliche Liebe), WoO 123
2:17
4 Arietta "Der Kuß", Op. 128
2:06
5 "Lied aus der Ferne", WoO 137
3:48
6 "Der Jüngling in der Fremde", WoO 138
2:09
7 "Resignation", WoO 149
3:12
8 Andenken, WoO 136 "Ich denke dein"
2:46
9 Song for Voice and Piano, Op. 48 No. 1 in E major: Feierlich und mit Andacht "Bitten: Gott deine Gute reicht so"
2:20
10 Song for Voice and Piano, Op. 48 No. 2 in E-flat major: Lebhaft, doch nicht zu sehr "Die Liebe des Nachsten: So jemand spricht"
1:14
11 Song for Voice and Piano, Op. 48 No. 3 in F-sharp minor: Mussig und eher langsam als geschwind "Vom Tode: Meine Lebenszeit verstreicht"
2:35
12 Song for Voice and Piano, Op. 48 No. 4 in C major: Majestatisch und erhaben "Die Ehre Gottes in der Natur:Die Himmel ruhmen des Ewigen"
2:33
13 Song for Voice and Piano, Op. 48 No. 5 in C major: Mit Kraft and Feuer "Gottes Macht und Vorsehung: Gott ist mein Lied!"
0:44
14 Song for Voice and Piano, Op. 48 No. 6 in A minor: Poco adagio "Busslied: An dir allein, an dir hab' ich gesundigt"
4:15
15 Song for Voice and Piano, Op. 52 No. 4 in A-flat major: Allegro "Mailied: Wie herrlich leuchtet"
2:25
16 Song for Voice and Piano, Op. 52 No. 7 in A minor: Allegretto "Marmotte: Ich komme schon durch manches Land"
0:50
17 Gesange for Voice and Piano, Op. 75 No. 2 in C major: Lebhaft, doch nicht zu sehr "Neue Liebe, neues Leben: Herz, mein Herz, was soll das geben?"
2:56
18 Gesange for Voice and Piano, Op. 83 No. 1 in E major: Andante espressivo "Wonne der Wehmuth: Trocknet nicht"
3:27
19 Gesange for Voice and Piano, Op. 83 No. 2 in B minor: Allegretto "Sehnsucht: Was zieht mir das Herz so?"
2:15
20 Gesange for Voice and Piano, Op. 83 No. 3 in F major: Leichtlich und mit Grazie vorzutragen "Mie einem gemalten Band: Kleine Blumen, kleine Blatter"
2:10
21 Egmont, Op. 84: No. 4 Lied "Freudvoll und Leidvoll"
1:42
CD 80: Canons, Epigrams and Jokes; Irish Songs WoO 152 & 153
CD 81: Irish Songs WoO 152 & 153 (continued)
CD 82: 12 Irish Songs WoO 154
CD 83: 26 Welsh Songs WoO 155
CD 84: 12 Scottish Songs WoO 156; 12 verschiedene Volkslieder WoO 157
CD 85: 25 Scottish Songs Op. 108; 23 Lieder verschiedener Völker WoO158a (selection)
CD 86: Folk Songs WoO 158

Credits

CD 79: Songs IV

piano:
Walter Olbertz (1968 – 1970) (tracks 1–21)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (tracks 7–8)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1792) (tracks 15–16)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1794 – 1796) (track 2)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1795) (track 3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798 – 1822) (track 4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1802-03) (tracks 9–14)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1805) (tracks 15–16)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (tracks 5–6, 17)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809-10 – 1810-06) (track 21)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1810) (tracks 18–20)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1816) (track 1)
dedicated to:
lyricist:
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (tracks 15–21)
Alois Jeitteles (track 1)
Christian Ludwig Reissig (tracks 5–6)
tenor vocals:
Peter Schreier (tenor) (1968 – 1970) (tracks 1–21)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 123) (track 3)
arrangements:
Adelaïde von Beethoven, S. 466 (for solo piano, Liszt, final version) (track 2)
Adelaïde, S. 466a (for solo piano, Liszt, first version) (track 2)
Adélaïde, S. 466b (for solo piano, Liszt, second version) (track 2)
An die ferne Geliebte, S. 469 (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 1)
Die Himmel rühmen (track 12)
Geistliche Lieder, S. 467: No. 2. Bitten (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 9)
Geistliche Lieder, S. 467: No. 3. Busslied (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 14)
Geistliche Lieder, S. 467: No. 4. Vom Tode (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 11)
is based on:
Mailied (track 15)
orchestrations:
Adelaide, op. 46 (orchestrated by Spohr) (track 2)
part of:
Egmont, op. 84 (track 21)
6 Gesänge, op. 75 (track 17)
6 Lieder, op. 48 (tracks 9–14)
8 Lieder, op. 52 (tracks 15–16)
parts:
recording of:
Adelaide, op. 46 (track 2)
Der Kuß, op. 128 (track 4)