String Quartet No.12, Op.127 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)

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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 6:
Quartette für 2 Violinen, Bratsche und Violoncell, Band 2, Nr.48
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Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1863. Plate B.48.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.12
Alternative. Title
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.127
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Maestoso – Allegro
  2. Adagio, ma non troppo e molto cantabile (A major) – Andante con moto
  3. Scherzando vivace
  4. Finale. Allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1823-24
First Publication. 1826 (March) - Mainz: Schott
Dedication Prinz Galitzin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 Violins, Viola, Cello
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Misc. Comments

The 1826 Schott edition is reviewed in the 24 January 1827 issue of the Berliner allgemeine musikalische Zeitung, pp. 25–27, by "v.d. O..r."

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