String Quartet No. 14 (Beethoven)
The String Quartet No. 14 in C♯ minor, Opus 131, is a string quartet by Ludwig van Beethoven. He wrote it between November 1825 and July 1826. It was published in Mainz, Germany in April 1827 (after Beethoven's death) with a dedication to Baron Joseph von Stutterheim.
The work consists of seven movements played without a break:
- Adagio ma non troppo e molto espressivo
- Allegro molto vivace
- Allegro moderato
- Andante ma non troppo e molto cantabile
- Adagio quasi un poco andante
It is about 40 minutes in length.
References[change | change source]
- "String Quartet No.14, Op.131". IMSLP. Retrieved 2015-03-30.