134) Opus 135: String Quartet No. After more than ten years and several hundred performances, Beethoven’s String Quartet No. 16 in F major (1826) These six works are Beethoven’s last major completed compositions. No. 132, remains fresh and hauntingly beautiful to me. 15 In A Minor, Op. 132. 15 in a minor, Op. Sketches indicate that Beethoven planned a four-movement design, but his focus was interrupted by a severe bout of debilitating illness. 132 (LP, Album, RP) Supraphon, Supraphon: 10 3898, 10 … 12, Opus 127 (1823-1824), was the first to be finished, followed by this A minor effort, with the Thirteenth (1826) coming last. 15 in A minor, Op. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Beethoven* Played By The Hungarian String Quartet* - The String Quartets - Volume Ten - No. Opus 132: String Quartet No. The first movement has been described as a sort of 'triple exposition' instead of a standard sonata development. I am still fascinated by its construction and still get choked up in the timeless, prayerful third movement. 15 in A minor, Op. 132, written and premiered in 1825, was dedicated to Count Nicolai Glitzin. 15 in A Minor, Op. It is actually the thirteenth quartet to be written by Beethoven but the fifteenth to be published. The String Quartet, Op. 15 in A minor, Op. 132, by Ludwig van Beethoven, was written in 1825, given its public premiere on November 6 of that year by the Schuppanzigh Quartet and was dedicated to Count Nikolai Galitzin, as were Opp. This was the second of the three quartets Beethoven completed to satisfy the commission from Prince Nikolai Golitzin. Upon recovering, he wrote a new movement of "thanksgiving" that became the centerpiece of a rearranged five-movement quartet. 132 by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). 132 was the second of the late quartets to be written. 132 at Discogs. Complete your Beethoven* Played By The Hungarian String Quartet* collection. Beethoven* — Smetana Quartet: Beethoven* — Smetana Quartet - String Quartet No. 15 In A Minor, Op. 15 in A minor (1825) Opus 133: Große Fuge in B♭ major (1826; originally the finale to Op. 127 and 130.The number traditionally assigned to it is based on the order of its publication; it is actually the thirteenth quartet in order of composition. America’s greatest and most enduring chamber ensemble – the Grammyâ Award-winning Juilliard String Quartet – celebrates its eighth decade with the release of a new Sony Classical recording of music from three centuries by Ludwig van Beethoven, Béla Bartók and Argentinian-American composer Mario Davidovsky. The String Quartet No. 130; it also exists in a piano four hands transcription, Op. This page lists all recordings of String Quartet No. Info for Beethoven: String Quartet No. He was completely deaf when he wrote them. The String Quartet No.