Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 18 No. 1: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:57
2 String Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 18 No. 1: II. Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:30
3 String Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 18 No. 1: III. Scherzo. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:26
4 String Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 18 No. 1: IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:36
5 String Quartet No. 2 in G major, Op. 18 No. 2: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:29
6 String Quartet No. 2 in G major, Op. 18 No. 2: II. Adagio cantabile - Allegro - Tempo I
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:44
7 String Quartet No. 2 in G major, Op. 18 No. 2: III. Scherzo. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:24
8 String Quartet No. 2 in G major, Op. 18 No. 2: IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:56
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 3 in D major, Op. 18 No. 3: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:10
2 String Quartet No. 3 in D major, Op. 18 No. 3: II. Andante con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:31
3 String Quartet No. 3 in D major, Op. 18 No. 3: III. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:05
4 String Quartet No. 3 in D major, Op. 18 No. 3: IV. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:43
5 String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4: I. Allegro ma non tanto
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:09
6 String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4: II. Andante scherzoso, quasi allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:28
7 String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4: III. Menuetto. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:19
8 String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4: IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:29
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 5 in A major, Op. 18 No. 5: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:43
2 String Quartet No. 5 in A major, Op. 18 No. 5: II. Menuetto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:24
3 String Quartet No. 5 in A major, Op. 18 No. 5: III. Andante cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:59
4 String Quartet No. 5 in A major, Op. 18 No. 5: IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:42
5 String Quartet No. 6 in B-flat major, Op. 18 No. 6: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:30
6 String Quartet No. 6 in B-flat major, Op. 18 No. 6: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:33
7 String Quartet No. 6 in B-flat major, Op. 18 No. 6: III. Scherzo. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:28
8 String Quartet No. 6 in B-flat major, Op. 18 No. 6: IV. La Malinconia. Adagio - Allegretto quasi allegro - Adagio - Allegretto - Poco adagio - Prestissimo
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:09
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 7 in F major, Op. 59 No. 1: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:41
2 String Quartet No. 7 in F major, Op. 59 No. 1: II. Allegretto vivace e sempre scherzando
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:02
3 String Quartet No. 7 in F major, Op. 59 No. 1: III. Adagio molto e mesto
Ludwig van Beethoven 13:09
4 String Quartet No. 7 in F major, Op. 59 No. 1: IV. Thème russe. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:38
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59 No. 2: I. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:23
2 String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59 No. 2: II. Molto adagio
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:20
3 String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59 No. 2: III. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:05
4 String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59 No. 2: IV. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:41
5 String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 "Quartetto serioso": I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:19
6 String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 "Quartetto serioso": II. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:58
7 String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 "Quartetto serioso": III. Allegro assai vivace ma serioso
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:07
8 String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 "Quartetto serioso": IV. Larghetto espressivo - Allegretto agitato
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:58
CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59 No. 3: I. Introduzione. Andante con moto - Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:41
2 String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59 No. 3: II. Andante con moto quasi allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:58
3 String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59 No. 3: III. Menuetto. Grazioso
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:01
4 String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59 No. 3: IV. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:21
5 String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat major, Op. 74 "Harp": I. Poco adagio - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:16
6 String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat major, Op. 74 "Harp": II. Adagio ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:05
7 String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat major, Op. 74 "Harp": III. Presto - Più presto quasi prestissimo
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:25
8 String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat major, Op. 74 "Harp": IV. Allegretto con variazioni
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:48
CD 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 12 in E-flat major, Op. 127: I. Maestoso - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:01
2 String Quartet No. 12 in E-flat major, Op. 127: II. Adagio, ma non troppo e molto cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 15:27
3 String Quartet No. 12 in E-flat major, Op. 127: III. Scherzando vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:37
4 String Quartet No. 12 in E-flat major, Op. 127: IV. Finale
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:13
5 String Quartet No. 16 in F major, Op. 135: I. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:23
6 String Quartet No. 16 in F major, Op. 135: II. Vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:05
7 String Quartet No. 16 in F major, Op. 135: III. Lento assai, cantante e tranquillo
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:13
8 String Quartet No. 16 in F major, Op. 135: IV. Der schwer gefaßte Entschluß. Grave - Allegro - Grave ma non troppo tratto - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:42
CD 8
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat major, Op. 130: I. Adagio ma non troppo - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:01
2 String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat major, Op. 130: II. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:10
3 String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat major, Op. 130: III. Andante con moto ma non troppo. Poco scherzando
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:11
4 String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat major, Op. 130: IV. Alla danza tedesca. Allegro assai
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:12
5 String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat major, Op. 130: V. Cavatina. Adagio molto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:10
6 String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat major, Op. 130: VI. Finale. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:25
7 "Grosse Fuge" in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro - Fuga
Ludwig van Beethoven 18:51
CD 9
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131: I. Adagio ma non troppo e molto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:52
2 String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131: II. Allegro molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:05
3 String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131: III. Allegro moderato
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:57
4 String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131: IV. Andante ma non troppo e molto cantabile - Più mosso - Andante moderato e lusinghiero - Adagio - Allegretto - Adagio, ma non troppo e semplice - Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:38
5 String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131: V. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:35
6 String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131: VI. Adagio quasi un poco andante
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:26
7 String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131: VII. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:48
CD 10
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Op. 132: I. Assai sostenuto - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:00
2 String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Op. 132: II. Allegro ma non tanto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:21
3 String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Op. 132: III. Canzona di ringraziamento. Molto adagio - Sentendo nuova forza. Andante
Ludwig van Beethoven 19:33
4 String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Op. 132: IV. Alla marcia, assai vivace - Più allegro - Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:20
5 String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Op. 132: V. Allegro appassionato
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:55

Credits

CD 1

violin [violin I]:
Paolo Borciani (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Paolo Borciani (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
violin [violin II]:
Elisa Pegreffi (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Elisa Pegreffi (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
cello:
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
viola:
Piero Farulli (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Piero Farulli (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
string quartet:
Quartetto Italiano (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Quartetto Italiano (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798 – 1800) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 5–8)
recorded at:
La Salle des Remparts in La Tour-de-Peilz, Vaud, Switzerland (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Salle de Musique (La Chaux de Fonds) in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel, Switzerland (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
arrangements:
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 1)
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 2)
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 3)
String Quartet no. 1 in F major, op. 18 no. 1: IV. Allegro (arr. H. Ulrich and R. Wittmann for piano duet) (track 4)
part of:
recording of:

CD 2

violin [violin I]:
Paolo Borciani (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Paolo Borciani (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
violin [violin II]:
Elisa Pegreffi (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Elisa Pegreffi (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
cello:
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
viola:
Piero Farulli (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Piero Farulli (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
string quartet:
Quartetto Italiano (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Quartetto Italiano (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798 – 1800) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 5–8)
recorded at:
La Salle des Remparts in La Tour-de-Peilz, Vaud, Switzerland (1972-01) (tracks 1–4)
Salle de Musique (La Chaux de Fonds) in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel, Switzerland (1975-07) (tracks 5–8)
arrangements:
part of:
recording of:

CD 3

violin [violin I]:
Paolo Borciani (1973-07) (tracks 1–8)
violin [violin II]:
Elisa Pegreffi (1973-07) (tracks 1–8)
cello:
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1973-07) (tracks 1–8)
viola:
Piero Farulli (1973-07) (tracks 1–8)
string quartet:
Quartetto Italiano (1973-07) (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798 – 1800) (tracks 5–8)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
La Salle des Remparts in La Tour-de-Peilz, Vaud, Switzerland (1973-07) (tracks 1–8)
arrangements:
part of:
recording of:

CD 4

violin [violin I]:
Paolo Borciani (1974-07) (tracks 1–4)
violin [violin II]:
Elisa Pegreffi (1974-07) (tracks 1–4)
cello:
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1974-07) (tracks 1–4)
viola:
Piero Farulli (1974-07) (tracks 1–4)
string quartet:
Quartetto Italiano (1974-07) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1805 – 1806) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
recording of:

CD 5

violin [violin I]:
Paolo Borciani (1971-01) (tracks 5–8)
Paolo Borciani (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
violin [violin II]:
Elisa Pegreffi (1971-01) (tracks 5–8)
Elisa Pegreffi (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
cello:
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1971-01) (tracks 5–8)
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
viola:
Piero Farulli (1971-01) (tracks 5–8)
Piero Farulli (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
string quartet:
Quartetto Italiano (1971-01) (tracks 5–8)
Quartetto Italiano (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1805 – 1806) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1810 – 1811) (tracks 5–8)
producer:
Vittorio Negri (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
La Salle des Remparts in La Tour-de-Peilz, Vaud, Switzerland (1971-01) (tracks 5–8)
Salle de Musique (La Chaux de Fonds) in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel, Switzerland (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
later versions:
String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: I. Allegro con brio (for string orchestra, arr. by Mahler) (track 5)
String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: II. Allegretto ma non troppo (for string orchestra, arr. by Mahler) (track 6)
String Quartet in F minor, op. 95: III. Allegro assai vivace ma serioso (for string orchestra, arr. by Mahler) (track 7)
part of:
String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, op. 95 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:

CD 6

violin [violin I]:
Paolo Borciani (1971-08) (tracks 5–8)
Paolo Borciani (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
violin [violin II]:
Elisa Pegreffi (1971-08) (tracks 5–8)
Elisa Pegreffi (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
cello:
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1971-08) (tracks 5–8)
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
viola:
Piero Farulli (1971-08) (tracks 5–8)
Piero Farulli (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
string quartet:
Quartetto Italiano (1971-08) (tracks 5–8)
Quartetto Italiano (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1805 – 1806) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (tracks 5–6, 8)
producer:
Vittorio Negri (tracks 1–4)
recorded at:
La Salle des Remparts in La Tour-de-Peilz, Vaud, Switzerland (1971-08) (tracks 5–8)
Salle de Musique (La Chaux de Fonds) in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Neuchâtel, Switzerland (1973-12) (tracks 1–4)
part of:
recording of:

CD 7

recorded in:
Switzerland (1968-06) (tracks 1–8)
violin [violin I]:
Paolo Borciani (1968-06) (tracks 1–8)
violin [violin II]:
Elisa Pegreffi (1968-06) (tracks 1–8)
cello:
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1968-06) (tracks 1–8)
viola:
Piero Farulli (1968-06) (tracks 1–8)
string quartet:
Quartetto Italiano (1968-06) (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1823 – 1824) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1826) (tracks 5–8)
recorded at:
Théâtre municipal de Vevey in Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland (1968-06) (tracks 1–8)
part of:
String Quartet no. 16 in F major, op. 135 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:

CD 8

recorded in:
Switzerland (1969-04) (tracks 1–7)
violin [violin I]:
Paolo Borciani (1969-04) (tracks 1–7)
violin [violin II]:
Elisa Pegreffi (1969-04) (tracks 1–7)
cello:
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1969-04) (tracks 1–7)
viola:
Piero Farulli (1969-04) (tracks 1–7)
string quartet:
Quartetto Italiano (1969-04) (tracks 1–7)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1825) (track 7)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1825 – 1826) (tracks 1–6)
dedicated to:
recorded at:
Théâtre municipal de Vevey in Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland (1969-04) (tracks 1–7)
part of:
Works of Ludwig van Beethoven by opus number (number: op. 133) (track 7)
arrangements:
String Quartet no. 13 in B-flat major, op. 130: V. Cavatina (for piano solo, Balakirev) (track 5)
orchestrations:
Große Fugue, op. 133 (catch-all for all orchestrations) (track 7)
Große Fugue, op. 133 (orchestrated by Weingartner) (track 7)
part of:
recording of:

CD 9

violin [violin I]:
Paolo Borciani (1969-07) (tracks 1–7)
violin [violin II]:
Elisa Pegreffi (1969-07) (tracks 1–7)
cello:
Franco Rossi (classical cellist) (1969-07) (tracks 1–7)
viola:
Piero Farulli (1969-07) (tracks 1–7)
string quartet:
Quartetto Italiano (1969-07) (tracks 1–7)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1825 – 1826) (tracks 1–7)
recorded at:
Théâtre municipal de Vevey in Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland (1969-07) (tracks 1–7)
arrangements:
String Quartet no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 131: VII. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
part of:
recording of:

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