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composer: Ludwig van Beethoven (1825)
dedicated to: Archduke Rudolph of Austria
part of: Works of Ludwig van Beethoven by opus number (number: op. 133)
Wikidata: Q613618 [info]
download score for free: imslp: Große Fuge, Op.133 (Beethoven, Ludwig van) [info]
arrangements: Große Fugue for 2 Pianos in B-flat major, op. 134
orchestrations: Große Fugue, op. 133 (orchestrated by Weingartner)
Große Fugue, op. 133 (catch-all for all orchestrations)

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1951-05-07 Große Fuge in B-flat major, Op. 133 Budapest String Quartet 16:26
1952 Great Fugue in B-flat major, op. 133 Végh Quartet 17:00
1952 Grose Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133 Barylli Quartet 16:48
1953-09 – 1953-12 Quartet 17, op. 133, in B-flat major: Grande Fugue Hungarian Quartet 14:29
1957-11-29 Great Fugue in B-flat major, op. 133 Amadeus Quartet 16:50
1961-05-02 Grosse Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133 Budapest String Quartet 16:50
1962-10 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: i. Overtura. Allegro - Fuga. partial Amadeus Quartet 4:41
1962-10 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: ii. Meno mosso e moderato partial Amadeus Quartet 2:54
1962-10 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: iii. Allegro molto e con brio partial Amadeus Quartet 3:30
1962-10 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: iv. Meno mosso e moderato partial Amadeus Quartet 1:02
1962-10 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: v. Allegro molto e con brio partial Amadeus Quartet 1:51
1962-10 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: vi. Allegro partial Amadeus Quartet 1:26
1966 – 1969 Grosso Fuge, op. 133 Guarneri Quartet 16:45
1969-04 "Grosse Fuge" in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro - Fuga Quartetto Italiano 18:51
1970-03-20 Grosse Fuge in B-flat major Op. 133 Juilliard String Quartet 14:37
1972-12 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Fuga. Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Allegro LaSalle Quartet 16:12
1973-07 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Fuga. Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Allegro Végh Quartet 15:43
1982-12 Große Fuge in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura: Allegro - Allegro - Fuga Alban Berg Quartet 15:37
1984-12 Große Fuge B-dur, Op. 133: a. Overtura. Allegro - Fuga: partial Melos Quartett 4:53
1984-12 Große Fuge B-dur, Op. 133: b. Meno mosso e moderato partial Melos Quartett 2:47
1984-12 Große Fuge B-dur, Op. 133: c. Allegro molto e con brio partial Melos Quartett 3:32
1984-12 Große Fuge B-dur, Op. 133: d. Meno mosso e moderato partial Melos Quartett 0:55
1984-12 Große Fuge B-dur, Op. 133: e. Allegro molto e con brio partial Melos Quartett 1:49
1984-12 Große Fuge B-dur, Op. 133: f. Allegro partial Melos Quartett 1:21
1985-04-16 – 1985-04-19 Grosse Fugue, op. 133 Orford String Quartet 15:12
1987 – 1992 Große Fuge for Strings in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura – Meno mosso e moderato – Allegro Guarneri Quartet 16:06
1989-06-09 – 1989-06-11 Große Fuge B-Dur, Op. 133 live Alban Berg Quartett 15:32
1990 – 1991 Fugue for String Quartet in B-flat major, Op. 133 "Grosse Fuge" Tokyo String Quartet 16:06
1991-05-19 – 1991-05-21 Grosse Fuge, op. 133 New Budapest Quartet 14:29
1991-12-12 Grosse Fuge, Op. 133 live Borodin Quartet 15:36
1994-04 Grosse Fuge, op. 133: Overtura: Allegro - Meno mosso e Moderato - Allegro - Fuga: (Allegro) - Mino mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Allegro Emerson String Quartet 14:54
1994-10-27 GroBe Fuge, op. 133 Brandis Quartett ?:??
1995-09-01 – 1995-09-08 Grosse Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133 Cleveland Quartet 16:13
1996-06-11 – 1996-06-13 Quartet No. 13 in B-flat major: VI. Große Fuge, Op. 133: Overtura: Allegro - Fuga Juilliard String Quartet 14:53
1997-11 Große Fuge B-Dur, Op. 133 Gewandhaus-Quartett 16:03
1999-03-08 – 1999-03-11 Große Fugue for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Fuga. Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Allegro Kodály Quartet 15:50
2001-12 Grosse fugue B-dur op 133 Hagen Quartett 15:30
2003-08 Große Fuge for 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Fuga. Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio - Allegro Borodin Quartet 16:54
2004-07-19 – 2004-07-23 Große Fuge, op. 133: Overtura: Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro - Fuga: Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto con brio - Allegro Takács Quartet 14:34
2008-08 – 2008-09 Große Fuge, Op. 133 Tokyo String Quartet 16:17
2009-11-08 – 2009-12-18 String Quartet No. 13 Op. 130 in B-flat major: VI. Cavatina. Adagio molto espressivo / Grosse Fuge Op. 133. Ouverture. Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro Artemis Quartet 15:03
2009-12 Grosse Fuge, op. 133 Cypress String Quartet 15:23
2014-02-20 String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 130: VI. Overture: Allegro - Fuga (Grosse Fuge, op. 133) live Elias String Quartet 16:21
2016-08-28 – 2016-08-30 Grosse Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133 Quatuor Mosaïques 15:54
2016-11 Grosse Fuge B-Dur, op. 133 Armida Quartet 14:31
Fugue for String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 133 “Grosse Fuge”: Overtura: Allegro - Fuga Vermeer Quartet 16:44
Grand Fugue in B-flat major, op. 133 Smetana Quartet 14:49
Grande Fugue en si bémol majeur, op. 133 Talichovo kvarteto 15:42
Great Fugue in B-flat major, Op. 133: Overtura. Allegro - Fuga Budapest String Quartet 16:43
Grosse Fuge (Original Finale of Op. 130), Op. 133 The Yale Quartet 14:57
Grosse Fuge B-Dur, op. 133: Overtura - Allegro - Fuga Melos Quartett Stuttgart 17:47
Grosse Fuge for String Quartet in B-flat major, op. 133 Belcea Quartet 15:47
Grosse fuge in B flat major Op. 133 Vertavo String Quartet 16:17
Große Fuge in B flat major, op.133 Borodin Quartet 15:51
Grosse Fuge in B flat, op. 133 Busch Chamber Players 16:47
Große Fuge in B-Dur, Op. 133: Ouvertura. Allegro - Fuga. Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro molto e con brio Amadeus Quartet 15:22
Grosse Fuge in B-flat major, Op. 133 Edding Quartet 15:07
Große Fuge in B-flat major, Op. 133 Alexander String Quartet 17:37
Große Fuge in B-flat major, Op. 133 Lindsay String Quartet 16:03
Große Fuge in B-Flat Major, Op. 133 Suske-Quartett 15:38
Große Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133. Allegro molto e con brio partial The Hollywood String Quartet 1:17
Große Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133. Allegro molto e con brio partial The Hollywood String Quartet 3:40
Große Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133. Allegro molto e con brio - Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato partial The Hollywood String Quartet 2:07
Große Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133. Meno mosso e moderato partial The Hollywood String Quartet 1:03
Große Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133. Meno mosso e moderato partial The Hollywood String Quartet 3:06
Große Fuge in B-flat major, op. 133. Overtura. Allegro - Meno mosso e moderato - Allegro - Fuga partial The Hollywood String Quartet 4:53
Große Fuge, op. 133 Bartók Quartet 16:53
Grosse Fugue in B-flat major, Op. 133 Takács Quartet 14:32
Große Fugue in B-flat major, op. 133 Ludwig van Beethoven 18:18
Große Fugue, op. 133 Arditti Quartet 16:55
Quartet 17, Op. 133, In B Flat Major: Grande Fugue Hungarian Quartet 15:09
String Quartet in B-flat major, Op. 133: VI. Grosse Fuge (original last movement) Endellion Quartet 15:52
String Quartet no. 12 in B-flat major, op. 133: VI. Große Fugue (original Finale) The Medici Quartet 16:49