Das Schweigen, WoO 168a (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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 Complete Score (grayscale)
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Publisher Info.:

Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 23: Lieder und Gesänge, Nr.256
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.[1864]. Plate B.256.


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Misc. Notes:

ca.150dpi grayscale images (file #)
Original images: 300dpi, grayscale djvu files approx. 2900 by 3700 pixels. Editing: converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, re-sampled to 600dpi, and set uniform margins. (file #319000) This file also includes Das Reden, WoO 168b.


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General Information

Work Title Das Schweigen
Alternative Title The Silence
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue Number WoO 168a
Key D minor
Movements/Sections 1
Year/Date of Composition 1816
Language German
Dedication Charles Neate
Average Duration 1 minute
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 3 voices

Misc. Comments

According to Grove Music this is a puzzle canon, composed for Charles Neate.

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