Quick access to the first group of Beethoven for Listening. Enjoy!
WoO = Works without an Opus number Possibility that Beethoven’s poor handwriting led to misreading: “Fur Therese” Form is Rondo – ABACA Bagatelle is French
Composed 1803 Dedicated to Prince Lobkowitz First performed 1805, in the palace of Prince Lobkowitz. Four movements: First movement: Allegro con brio. Sonata form. Second
Composed 1797/98 Dedicated to Prince Lichnowsky, one of Beethoven’s most important patrons in Vienna. Consists of three movements (Fast/Slow/Fast) – no scherzo Demonstrates the turbulent,
Composed 1798/1800 Dedicated to Prince Lobkowitz, one of Beethoven’s most important patrons in Vienna. Four movements Beethoven and Haydn were in “competition” with these quartets