Sint-Janskerk, Gouda, 2 October, 2021, Beethoven en Dvorak

Saturday -
October
02,
2021
16:00
Sint Janskerk
Gouda

Beethoven's 15th string quartet, opus 132

Parts:

Assai sostenuto-Allegro
Allegro ma non tanto
Molto adagio-Andante
Alla Marcia, Assai Vivace
Allegro appassionato-Presto

Beethoven was very much focused on having this composition finished by early February 1825. However the serious illness in the spring had interfered and only in May he was settled to write again and as a victory upon the sickness he celebrates it in his Heiliger Dankgesang, which became the third movement of this quartet.

Beethoven completed this quartet in the end of July. 
The public premiere was on 6th November, 1825.
Beethoven 15
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