One of the most grown-up review sites around


Search MusicWeb Here

     
  
 

 

International mailing


  Founder: Len Mullenger             Senior Editor: John Quinn               Contact Seen and Heard here  

Some items
to consider


Shostakovich 4, 11 Nelsons
Transparent Granite!


Nothing but Praise


BrucKner 4 Nelsons
the finest of recent years.

superb BD-A sound

This is a wonderful set


Telemann continues to amaze


A superb disc

Performances to cherish

An extraordinary disc.

rush out and buy this

I favour above all the others

Frank Martin - Exemplary accounts

Asrael Symphony
A major addition


Another Bacewicz winner


match any I’ve heard


An outstanding centenary collection


personable, tuneful, approachable


a very fine Brahms symphony cycle.


music that will be new to most people


telling, tough, thoughtful, emotionally fleet and powerfully recorded


hitherto unrecorded Latvian music

 

 

Musicweb International Composer Resources
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Musicweb Pages
Gilder's Dictionary entry

Beethoven a complete book by Marion Scott

Programme notes by Paul Serotsky
Coriolan Overture
Piano Concerto 3
Symphony 5

Review Indexes
Piano Concerto 1 Piano Concerto 2
Piano Concerto 3 Piano Concerto 4
Piano Concerto 5 Violin Concerto
Concerto for violin, piano and cello Symphony 1
Symphony 2 Symphony 3
Symphony 4 Symphony 5
Symphony 6 Symphony 7
Symphony 8 Symphony 9
Piano Sonatas 1-8 Piano Sonatas 9-15
Piano Sonatas 16-24 Piano Sonatas 25-32

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Important External Websites
Wikipedia entry

Raptus Association - a comprehensive, if somewhat quirky, overview of his life, music and some ongoing research matters

Beethoven Forum - a journal devoted to Beethoven research, some issues of which are available free in full text

All About Beethoven

Beethoven Piano Sonatas - Complete Cycles: A Survey by Jens Laurson

 

 



Advertising on
Musicweb



Donate and keep us afloat

 

New Releases

Naxos Classical


Nimbus Podcast


Obtain 10% discount


Special offer 50% off

Musicweb sells the following labels
Acte Préalable
(THE Polish label)
Altus 10% off
Atoll 10% off
CRD 10% off
Hallé 10% off
Lyrita 10% off
Nimbus 10% off
Nimbus Alliance
Prima voce 10% off
Red Priest 10% off
Retrospective 10% off
Saydisc 10% off
Sterling 10% off


Follow us on Twitter

Subscribe to our free weekly review listing
sample

Sample: See what you will get

Editorial Board
MusicWeb International
Founding Editor
   
Rob Barnett
Senior Editor
John Quinn
Seen & Heard
Editor Emeritus
   Bill Kenny
Editor in Chief
   Vacant
MusicWeb Webmaster
   David Barker
MusicWeb Founder
   Len Mullenger