℗ 2020 Association Quatuor Ébène under exclusive licence to Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company
Released April 17, 2020
Duration 1h 06m 53s
Record Label Warner Classics
Genre Classical
 

Beethoven Around the World: São Paulo, String Quartets Nos 6 & 12

Quatuor Ébène

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String Quartet No. 6 in B-Flat Major, Op. 18 No. 6  
1.1
I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven; Quatuor Ébène
6:24
1.2
II. Adagio ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven; Quatuor Ébène
8:16
1.3
III. Scherzo (Allegro)
Ludwig van Beethoven; Quatuor Ébène
3:27
1.4
IV. La Malinconia
Ludwig van Beethoven; Quatuor Ébène
9:16
String Quartet No. 12 in E-Flat Major, Op. 127  
1.5
I. Maestoso - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven; Quatuor Ébène
7:16
1.6
II. Adagio ma non troppo e molto cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven; Quatuor Ébène
17:01
1.7
III. Scherzando vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven; Quatuor Ébène
8:22
1.8
IV. Finale (Allegro)
Ludwig van Beethoven; Quatuor Ébène
6:51
The genesis of Beethoven Around the World started in 2014 when Quatuor Ébène was invited to perform the complete Beethoven quartets at Carnegie Hall in New York in 2020, the composer’s 250th jubilee year. This invitation engendered the idea of playing Beethoven not just in New York, but around the world for – as the Ode to Joy says – all humanity. From April 2019 to January 2020, the Quatuor Ébène gave some 40 concerts across 18 countries and all six continents. The theme of this world tour is sharing, across geographical and cultural divides. Ébène record their complete Beethoven String Quartets in seven stages: #1 Philhadelphia (Kimmel Center) #2 Vienna (Konzerthaus) #3 Tokyo (Suntory Hall) #4 São Paulo, Brésil (Sala São Paulo) #5 Melbourne, Australia (Melbourne Recital Centre) #6 Nairobi, Kenya (Alliance française de Nairobi) #7 Paris (Philharmonie de Paris - Cité de la musique) This fourth release in the series comes from the quartet's performance in São Paulo, where they performed the String Quartets Nos 6 and 12.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Warner Classics Studio Masters
Track title
Peak
(dB FS)
RMS
(dB FS)
LUFS
(integrated)
DR
Album average
Range of values
-0.19
-0.19 to -0.19
-20.10
-24.31 to -18.02
-16.40
-20.40 to -14.40
13
11 to 17
1
I. Allegro con brio
-0.19-18.88-15.512
2
II. Adagio ma non troppo
-0.19-24.31-20.417
3
III. Scherzo (Allegro)
-0.19-19.11-15.512
4
IV. La Malinconia
-0.19-21.58-17.313
5
I. Maestoso - Allegro
-0.19-18.02-14.711
6
II. Adagio ma non troppo e molto cantabile
-0.19-22.33-18.914
7
III. Scherzando vivace
-0.19-18.38-14.411
8
IV. Finale (Allegro)
-0.19-18.22-14.511

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