Beethoven Chamber Essentials

Beethoven Chamber Essentials

About this playlist

Beethoven's chamber works are often where his most profound, inventive and beautiful music can be found. Of course, there are the landmark sonatas for violin and cello, and his larger and more unusual ensembles like septets and octets – but perhaps the pinnacle of Beethoven's chamber music is in the sublime string quartets, still held up today as a paradigm of the form.

Tracklist

Curated by

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

About this playlist

Beethoven's chamber works are often where his most profound, inventive and beautiful music can be found. Of course, there are the landmark sonatas for violin and cello, and his larger and more unusual ensembles like septets and octets – but perhaps the pinnacle of Beethoven's chamber music is in the sublime string quartets, still held up today as a paradigm of the form.

Curated by

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

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