Kurz ist der Schmerz, und ewig ist die Freude, WoO 163 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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 Complete Score (grayscale)
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 Complete Score (black and white)
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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 #74016)
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 #318991). This file also includes WoO 166.


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General Information

Work Title Kurz ist der Schmerz, und ewig ist die Freude, WoO 163
Alternative Title
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue Number WoO 163
Key A-flat major
Year/Date of Composition 1813
Language German
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 3 Voices

Misc. Comments

Grove Music lists this under Canons and musical jokes, it was for Johann Friedrich Naue. There is another canon under the same title, also 3 voices, but it is WoO 166, and it was for Louis Spohr. See: Kurz ist der Schmerz, und ewig ist die Freude, WoO 166 (Beethoven, Ludwig van).

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