String Quartet No.4

Ludwig van Beethoven

String Quartet No.4 in C minor

Op. 18/4

About this work...

The only quartet from Beethoven's Opus 18 set to be cast in a minor key, this was also, despite its number, the last of the six to be completed. C minor would come to be a key Beethoven reserved for highly dramatic works, including most famously the Fifth Symphony. Before this quartet, though, he'd used C minor without... read more