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
CD 80: Canons, Epigrams and Jokes; Irish Songs WoO 152 & 153
# Title Rating Length
1 Musical joke for three voices "Lob auf den Dicken", WoO 100
0:31
2 Musical joke for three voices and choir "Esel aller Esel, hi ha", Hess 277
0:27
3 Musical joke "Graf, liebster Graf, liebstes Schaf", WoO 101
0:42
4 Musical Joke "Herr Graf, ich komme zu fragen", Hess 276
0:57
5 Canon for 3 "Bester Graf, Sie sind ein Schaf", WoO 183
0:34
6 Canon for 4 "Es muss sein", WoO 196
0:31
7 Canon for 2 Instruments in G major, Hess 274
0:35
8 Joke or Riddle, canon for 4 "Das ist das Werk, sorgt um das Geld!", WoO 197
0:44
9 Canon for 5 "Glaube und hoffe", WoO 174
0:32
10 Canonlike movement for 4 "Auf einen, welche Hoffmann geheissen", WoO 180
0:41
11 Canon for 2, Anglaise in D major for piano, Hess 61
0:36
12 Canon for 2 "Rasch tritt der Tod den Menschen an", WoO 104
1:10
13 Song for the Monks from Schiller's "William Tell": "Ich war hier, Doktor, ich war hier", WoO 190
0:21
14 Riddle Canon for 2 "Signor abate", WoO 178
0:46
15 Canon for 3 "Kurz ist der Schmerz, und ewig ist die Freude", WoO 163
1:24
16 Canon for 3 "Hol'euch der Teufel! B'hüt euch Gott!", WoO 173
0:16
17 Riddle Canon for 2 "Gott ist eine feste Burg", WoO 188
0:19
18 Riddle Canon for 2 "Sankt Petrus war ein Fels" "Bernardus war ein Sankt", WoO 175
0:43
19 Riddle Canon for 4 "Tugend ist keinleerer name", WoO 181 No. 3
0:38
20 Canon for 3 "Edel sei der mensch, hülfreich und gut", WoO 185
2:36
21 Canon for 6 "Bester Magistrat, Ihr friert", WoO 177
0:40
22 Canon for 2 Male Voices and 2 Double Basses "Kühl, nicht lau", WoO 191
0:55
23 Canon for 3 "Wir irren allesamt", WoO 198
0:31
24 Riddle Canon for 2 "Auf einen, welcher Schwenke geheissen: «Schwenke dich ohne»", WoO 187
0:40
25 Canon for 4 "Brauchle, Linke", WoO 167
0:22
26 Canon for 4 "O Tobias!", WoO 182
0:37
27 Canon for 3 "Gedenket heute an Baden", WoO 181 No. 1
0:43
28 Canon for 4 "Seiner Kaiserlichen Hoheit... Alles Gute, alles Schöne", WoO 179
1:41
29 Introduction and Canon for 4 "Glück fehl'dir vor allem", WoO 171
0:45
30 Canon for 4 "Gehabt euch wohl", WoO 181 No. 2
0:30
31 Canon for 4 "Freu dich des Lebens", WoO 195
0:24
32 Canon for 2 "Glück zum neuen Jahr", WoO 165
0:32
33 Instrumental Canon for 2 in A flat major, Hess 275
0:28
34 Canon for 4 "Im Arm der Liebe ruht sich's wohl", WoO 159
1:31
35 Canon for 3 "Ich Küsse Sie", WoO 169
0:17
36 Riddle Canon for 2 "Languisco e moro", Hess 229
1:20
37 Canon for 2 "Te solo adoro", WoO 186
0:42
38 Canon for 2 "Ewig dein", WoO 161
1:14
39 Canon for 3 "Freundschaft ist der Quell wahrer Glückseligkeit", WoO 164
0:57
40 Instrumental Canon for 4, WoO 160 No. 2
1:17
41 Canon for 3 "Ta ta ta, lieber Mälzel", WoO 162
1:08
42 Canon for 4 "Ich bitt'dich, schreib'mir die Es-Scala auf", WoO 172
0:31
43 Canon for 3 "Ars longa, vita brevis", WoO 192
0:25
44 Instrumental Canon for 3, WoO 160 No. 1
1:10
45 Riddle Canon "Das Schweigen: «Lerne schweigen, o Freund»", WoO 168 No. 1
1:10
46 Riddle Canon for 3 "Das Reden: «Rede, wenn's um einen Freund dir gilt»", WoO 168 No. 2
1:16
47 Canon for 3 "Falstafferel", WoO 184
1:03
48 Duet for 2 Violins in A major, WoO 34
0:21
49 Canon for 5 "Abschiedsgesang «Die Stunde schlägt»", WoO 102
4:09
50 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 2 "Sweet power of song" (duet)
1:38
51 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 5 "On the massacre of Glencoe"
1:58
52 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 6 "What shall I do to shew how much I love her?" (duet)
1:47
53 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 8 "Come draw we round a cheerful ring"
0:54
54 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 10 "The deserter"
1:09
55 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 11 "Thou emblem of faith"
1:30
56 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 13 "Musing on the roaring ocean"
1:00
57 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 15 "Let brainspinning swains"
1:03
58 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 17 "In vain to this desert" (duet)
1:41
59 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 19 "Wife, children and friends" (duet)
1:41
60 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 20 "Farewell bliss and farewell Nancy" (duet)
1:18
61 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 21 "Morning a cruel turmoiler is"
1:09
62 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 23 "The wand'ring gypsy"
0:51
63 25 Irish Songs WoO 152, No. 24 "The Traugh welcome"
1:00
64 20 Irish Songs WoO 153, No. 1 "When eve's last rays in twilight" (duet)
1:36
65 20 Irish Songs WoO 153, No. 4 "Since greybeards inpourm us that youth will decay"
1:09
66 20 Irish Songs WoO 153, No. 5 "I dream'd I lay where flowers were springing" (duet)
1:27
67 20 Irish Songs WoO 153, No. 7 "O soothe me, my lyre"
1:07
68 20 Irish Songs WoO 153, No. 8 "Norah of Balamagairy"
1:32
69 20 Irish Songs WoO 153, No. 10 "The hapless soldier" (duet)
1:30
70 20 Irish Songs WoO 153, No. 15 "'t is but in vain, pour nothing thrives"
1:16
71 20 Irish Songs WoO 153, No. 17 "Come, Darby dear, easy, be easy"
1:12
72 20 Irish Songs WoO 153, No. 20 "Thy ship must sail, my Henry dear"
1:32
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 80: Canons, Epigrams and Jokes; Irish Songs WoO 152 & 153

clarinet, double bass, piano and violin:
Berliner Solisten (1977) (tracks 1–49)
baritone vocals:
Siegfried Lorenz (1979) (tracks 51–53, 55, 57–58, 60, 63–64, 68)
choir vocals:
Kammerchor der Berliner Singakademie (1977) (tracks 1–49)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (tracks 2, 4–20, 22–36, 38–39, 41–43, 45–47, 50–72)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1794 – 1795) (tracks 40, 44)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (track 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1802-11) (track 3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814-05) (track 49)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1820) (track 21)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822) (track 48)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1824) (track 37)
lyricist:
Joseph von Seyfried (track 49)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Ingeborg Springer (1979) (tracks 50, 66, 69)
performer:
Berliner Solisten (1979) (tracks 54, 68)
soprano vocals:
Renate Kramer (1979) (tracks 50, 56, 58–60, 62, 66–67, 69–70, 72)
tenor vocals:
Eberhard Büchner (1979) (tracks 52, 54, 59, 65)
Armin Ude (1979) (tracks 64, 71)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 34) (track 48)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 100) (track 1)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 101) (track 3)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 102) (track 49)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 104) (track 12)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 159) (track 34)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 161) (track 38)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 162) (track 41)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 163) (track 15)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 164) (track 39)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 165) (track 32)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 167) (track 25)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 169) (track 35)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 171) (track 29)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 172) (track 42)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 173) (track 16)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 174) (track 9)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 175) (track 18)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 177) (track 21)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 178) (track 14)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 179) (track 28)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 180) (track 10)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 182) (track 26)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 183) (track 5)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 184) (track 47)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 185) (track 20)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 186) (track 37)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 187) (track 24)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 188) (track 17)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 190) (track 13)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 191) (track 22)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 192) (track 43)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 195) (track 31)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 196) (track 6)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 197) (track 8)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 198) (track 23)
part of:
25 Irish Songs WoO 152 (tracks 50–63)
recording of: