Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Nationality: German
Baptized: December 17, 1770, Bonn Died: March 26, 1827, Vienna (age 56)

String Quartet No. 2 in G major, Op. 18, No. 2, "Compliments"

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
7:20 I. Allegro
6:24 II. Adagio cantabile
4:16 III. Scherzo. Allegro
5:31 IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto
Duration: 24 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1798-1800 (age 27-30)
Published: 1801 (age 30-31)
10 recordings, 34 videos
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8:28
Quartetto Italiano
I. Allegro
6:44
Quartetto Italiano
II. Adagio cantabile
4:24
Quartetto Italiano
III. Scherzo. Allegro
5:54
Quartetto Italiano
IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto
7:32
Juilliard String Quartet
I. Allegro
6:36
Juilliard String Quartet
II. Adagio cantabile
4:14
Juilliard String Quartet
III. Scherzo. Allegro
5:28
Juilliard String Quartet
IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto
5:58
Guarneri Quartet
I. Allegro
5:51
Guarneri Quartet
II. Adagio cantabile
4:12
Guarneri Quartet
III. Scherzo. Allegro
5:28
Guarneri Quartet
IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto
7:18
Fine Arts Quartet
I. Allegro
6:12
Fine Arts Quartet
II. Adagio cantabile
4:05
Fine Arts Quartet
III. Scherzo. Allegro
5:32
Fine Arts Quartet
IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto
21:49
Pascal Quartet
5:47
Flonzaley Quartet
I. Allegro
6:09
Flonzaley Quartet
II. Adagio cantabile
4:24
Flonzaley Quartet
III. Scherzo. Allegro
5:39
Flonzaley Quartet
IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto
7:42
Cleveland Quartet
I. Allegro
6:57
Cleveland Quartet
II. Adagio cantabile
4:05
Cleveland Quartet
III. Scherzo. Allegro
5:11
Cleveland Quartet
IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto
7:19
Barylli Quartet
I. Allegro
6:44
Barylli Quartet
II. Adagio cantabile
4:25
Barylli Quartet
III. Scherzo. Allegro
5:38
Barylli Quartet
IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto
25:02
Attacca Quartet
8:11
Alban Berg Quartet
I. Allegro
5:59
Alban Berg Quartet
II. Adagio cantabile
4:23
Alban Berg Quartet
III. Scherzo. Allegro
6:00
Alban Berg Quartet
IV. Allegro molto, quasi presto

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