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
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
# Title Rating Length
1 6 Variations for Piano on a Swiss Song in F major, WoO 64
2:53
2 9 Variations for Piano in A major on “Quant’è più bello” from Paisello’s “La molinara”, WoO 69
5:30
3 6 Variations for Piano in G major on an Original Theme, WoO 77
4:53
4 8 Variations for Piano in C major on “Une fièvre brulante” from Grétry’s “Richard Cœur-de-Lion”, WoO 72
6:46
5 Rondo for Piano in G major, Op. 51 No. 2
9:49
6 Allegretto for Piano in C minor, WoO 53
3:52
7 6 Écossaises, WoO 83
1:59
8 Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise"
2:48
9 Polonaise for Piano in C major, Op. 89
5:37
10 Sonata for Piano in E-flat major, WoO 47 No. 1 “Kurfürsten”: I. Allegro cantabile
4:39
11 Sonata for Piano in E-flat major, WoO 47 No. 1 “Kurfürsten”: II. Andante
6:19
12 Sonata for Piano in E-flat major, WoO 47 No. 1 “Kurfürsten”: III. Rondo. Vivace
2:51
13 Sonata for Piano in F minor, WoO 47 No. 2 “Kurfürsten”: I. Larghetto maestoso
3:16
14 Sonata for Piano in F minor, WoO 47 No. 2 “Kurfürsten”: II. Andante
8:05
15 Sonata for Piano in F minor, WoO 47 No. 2 “Kurfürsten”: III. Presto
3:40
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 56: Piano Variations III

piano:
Alfred Brendel (1961 – 1963) (tracks 1–9)
Alfred Brendel (1961 – 1964) (tracks 1–9)
Ulrich Stærk (2007-05 –) (tracks 10–15)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1782 – 1783) (tracks 10–15)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1790 – 1792) (tracks 1, 1)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1795) (tracks 2, 2, 4, 4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1796 – 1797) (tracks 6, 6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798) (tracks 5, 5)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800) (tracks 3, 3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1806) (tracks 7, 7)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808 – 1810) (tracks 8, 8)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (tracks 9, 9)
part of:
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 53) (tracks 6, 6)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 59) (tracks 8, 8)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 64) (tracks 1, 1)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 69) (tracks 2, 2)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 72) (tracks 4, 4)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 77) (tracks 3, 3)
Kinsky catalogue (Beethoven WoO works) (number: WoO 83) (tracks 7, 7)
Works of Ludwig van Beethoven by opus number (number: op. 89) (tracks 9, 9)
arrangements:
Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 “Für Elise”: Poco moto (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 8, 8)
is the basis for:
Passion Flower (tracks 8, 8)
イヴの誘惑 (tracks 8, 8)
熱情的花朵 (tracks 8, 8)
later versions:
給愛麗斯 (tracks 8, 8)
part of:
Rondos for Piano, op. 51 (part of collection) (tracks 5, 5)
parts:
recording of:
6 Ecossaises in E-flat major, WoO 83 (1961 – 1963) (track 7)
Allegretto for Piano in C minor, WoO 53 (1961 – 1963) (track 6)
6 Ecossaises in E-flat major, WoO 83 (1961 – 1964) (track 7)
Allegretto for Piano in C minor, WoO 53 (1961 – 1964) (track 6)
referred to in medleys: