12 Variations on Ein Mädchen

Ludwig van Beethoven

12 Variations on Ein Mädchen in F major

Op. 66

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By the end of his life, Beethoven had composed nearly seventy sets of variations. Most of the early ones were based on themes by other composers and were not given opus numbers, which Beethoven reserved for what he considered more substantial, important works. Beethoven composed his variations on "Ein Mädchen oder Weib... read more