String Quartet No.15

Ludwig van Beethoven

String Quartet No.15 in A minor

Op. 132 • “Heiliger Dankgesang”

About this work...

This was the second of the three quartets Beethoven completed to satisfy the commission from Prince Nikolai Golitzin. No. 12, Opus 127 (1823-1824), was the first to be finished, followed by this A minor effort, with the Thirteenth (1826) coming last. The work carries the nickname "Heiliger Dankgesang" because of the no... read more