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Beethoven: The Complete String Quartets Vol. 1

Belcea Quartet

They play with extraordinary strenuousness, very unlike the Alban Berg Quartet with whom they studied. The Belceas re-enact the creative torments of the composer to a degree where you feel their... More…

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Contents

Beethoven: String Quartet No. 6 in B flat major, Op. 18 No. 6

24:20
$5.25
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  • Belcea Quartet
  • Recorded: 3-4 December 2011
  • Recording Venue: Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, England

I. Allegro con brio

6:06
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II. Adagio, ma non troppo

6:51
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III. Scherzo. Allegro

3:09
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IV. La malinconia. Adagio

3:20
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V. Allegretto quasi allegro

4:54
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Beethoven: String Quartet No. 12 in E flat major, Op. 127

38:28
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Album only
Album only
  • Belcea Quartet
  • Recorded: 3-4 December 2011
  • Recording Venue: Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, England

I. Maestoso - Allegro

6:48
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II. Adagio, ma non troppo e molto cantabile

16:52
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III. Scherzando vivace

7:42
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IV. Finale

7:06
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Beethoven: String Quartet No. 2 in G major, Op. 18 No. 2

24:15
$4.75
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  • Belcea Quartet
  • Recording Venue: Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, England

I. Allegro

8:09
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II. Adagio cantabile

5:53
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III. Scherzo. Allegro

4:27
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IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto

5:46
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Beethoven: String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59 No. 3 'Rasumovsky No. 3'

31:49
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  • Belcea Quartet
  • Recorded: 23, 25 March 2012
  • Recording Venue: Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, England

I. Andante con moto - Allegro vivace

10:49
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II. Andante con moto quasi allegretto

10:07
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III. Menuetto & Trio

5:01
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IV. Allegro molto

5:52
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Beethoven: String Quartet No. 11 in F minor Op. 95 'Serioso'

20:35
$4.75
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$7.20
  • Belcea Quartet
  • Recorded: 3-4 December 2011
  • Recording Venue: Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, England

I. Allegro con brio

4:26
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II. Allegretto ma non troppo

7:10
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III. Allegro assai vivace, ma serioso

4:09
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IV. Larghetto espressivo - Allegretto agitato - Allegro

4:50
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Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 131

38:03
$9.00
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  • Belcea Quartet
  • Recording Venue: Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, England

I. Adagio ma non troppo e molto espressivo

7:14
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II. Allegro molto vivace

3:09
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III. Allegro moderato

0:43
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IV. Andante ma non troppo e molto cantabile

13:24
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V. Presto

4:47
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VI. Adagio quasi un poco andante

2:03
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VII. Allegro

6:43
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Beethoven: String Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 18 No. 1

30:27
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  • Belcea Quartet
  • Recorded: 23, 25 March 2012
  • Recording Venue: Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, England

I. Allegro con brio

9:16
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II. Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato

11:18
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III. Scherzo. Allegro molto

3:26
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IV. Allegro

6:27
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Beethoven: String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4

25:02
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  • Belcea Quartet
  • Recorded: 18-19 May 2012
  • Recording Venue: Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, England

I. Allegro, ma non tanto

8:34
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II. Andante scherzoso, quasi allegretto

8:17
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III. Menuetto. Allegretto

3:36
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IV. Allegro

4:35
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