Annotation

85-disc set.

Annotation last modified on 2015-02-05 11:05 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3
CD 2: Symphonies Nos. 2 & 7
CD 3: Symphonies Nos. 6 & 8
CD 4: Symphonies Nos. 4 & 5
CD 5: Symphony No. 9
CD 6: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 3
CD 7: Piano Concertos No. 2 & Op. 61
CD 8: Piano Concertos Nos. 4 & 5
CD 9: Violin Concerto
CD 10: Triple Concerto
CD 11: Overtures
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 Op. 17
CD 21: Trio Op. 38; Duo WoO 40
CD 22: Serenade Op. 25, 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: Cello Sonatas I
CD 29: Cello Sonatas II
CD 30: Violin Sonatas I
CD 31: Violin Sonatas II
CD 32: Violin Sonatas III
CD 33: String Trios I
CD 34: String Trios II
CD 35: String Quartets Op. 18 Nos. 1 & 2
CD 36: String Quartets Op. 18 Nos. 3 & 4
CD 37: String Quartets Op. 18 Nos. 5 & 6; Op. 95 “Serioso”
CD 38: String Quartets Op. 59 Nos. 1 & 2
CD 39: String Quartets Op. 74 & Op. 131
CD 40: String Quartets Op. 127 & Op. 135
CD 41: String Quartets Op. 132 & Op. 59 No. 3
CD 42: String Quartet Op. 130 & Große Fuge
CD 43: String Ensembles I
CD 44: String Ensembles II
CD 45: Piano Sonatas Op. 2 Nos. 1-3
CD 46: Piano Sonatas Op. 7, Op. 10 Nos. 1, 2
CD 47: Piano Sonatas Op. 10 No. 3, Op. 13, 14
CD 48: Piano Sonatas Op. 22, 26, 27
# Title Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata No. 11 in B-flat major, Op. 22: I. Allegro con brio
6:50
2 Piano Sonata No. 11 in B-flat major, Op. 22: II. Adagio con molto espressione
5:38
3 Piano Sonata No. 11 in B-flat major, Op. 22: III. Menuetto
3:05
4 Piano Sonata No. 11 in B-flat major, Op. 22: IV. Rondo. Allegretto
5:10
5 Piano Sonata No. 12 in A-flat major, Op. 26: I. Andante con variazioni
6:52
6 Piano Sonata No. 12 in A-flat major, Op. 26: II. Scherzo. Allegro molto
2:26
7 Piano Sonata No. 12 in A-flat major, Op. 26: III. Marcia funebre
7:04
8 Piano Sonata No. 12 in A-flat major, Op. 26: IV. Allegro
2:37
9 Piano Sonata No. 13 in E-flat major, Op. 27 No. 1 "Quasi una Fantasia": I. Andante - Allegro
5:03
10 Piano Sonata No. 13 in E-flat major, Op. 27 No. 1 "Quasi una Fantasia": II. Allegro molto e vivace
1:50
11 Piano Sonata No. 13 in E-flat major, Op. 27 No. 1 "Quasi una Fantasia": III. Adagio con espressione
2:30
12 Piano Sonata No. 13 in E-flat major, Op. 27 No. 1 "Quasi una Fantasia": IV. Allegro con vivace - Presto
5:07
13 Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Mondschein": I. Adagio sostenuto
6:30
14 Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Mondschein": II. Allegretto
2:31
15 Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Mondschein": III. Presto agitato
6:53
CD 49: Piano Sonatas Op. 28, 31 No. 1, 2
CD 50: Piano Sonatas Op. 31 No. 3, Op. 49, 53, 54
CD 51: Piano Sonatas Op. 57, 78, 79, 81a, 90
CD 52: Piano Sonatas Op. 101, 106
CD 53: Piano Sonatas Op. 109, 110, 111
CD 54: Piano Variations I
CD 55: Piano Variations II
CD 56: Piano Variations III
CD 57: Piano Variations IV, Bagatelles
CD 58: Bagatelles
CD 59: Piano Works
CD 60: Piano Works 4-Hands
CD 61: Leonore Part 1
CD 62: Leonore Part 2
CD 63: Fidelio Part 1
CD 64: Fidelio Part 2
CD 65: Egmont
CD 66: Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus, Ballet Music Op. 43
CD 67: Die Ruinen von Athen, König Stephan
CD 68: Arias
CD 69: Cantatas WoO 87 & 88
CD 70: Der Glorreiche Augenblick Op. 136
CD 71: Vocal Works
CD 72: Oratorio “Christ on the Mount of Olives” (Christus am Ölberge)
CD 73: Missa solemnis
CD 74: Missa solemnis, Mass in C major
CD 75: Songs I
CD 76: Songs II
CD 77: Songs III
CD 78: Songs IV
CD 79: Canons, Epigrams and Jokes
CD 80: Irish Songs WoO 152 & 153, Selection
CD 81: 12 Irish Songs WoO 154
CD 82: 26 Welsh Songs WoO 155
CD 83: Scottish Songs WoO 156 & 157, Complete
CD 84: Scottish Songs Op. 108 & WoO 158/1
CD 85: Folksongs WoO 158 a/b/c

Credits

CD 48: Piano Sonatas Op. 22, 26, 27

grand piano:
Friedrich Gulda (1967) (tracks 1–15)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1801) (tracks 5–12)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (tracks 13–15)
arrangements:
Sonata no. 11 in B-flat major, op. 22: II. Adagio con molto espressione (arr. David Matthews for String Quartet) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Mephistopheles (track 13)
Moonlight (The Piano Guys) (track 13)
Overture (track 13)
What Is Eternal (track 13)
月光 (Mondscheinsonate+drumloops) (track 13)
orchestrations:
Moonlight Sonata (orch. Stokowski) (track 13)
part of:
parts:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 13)