The Beethoven Quartets

The Beethoven Quartets

by Joseph Kerman

ISBN-10: 0393009092
ISBN-13: 9780393009095
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Edition: - 1979

Book Description

A critical study of the structure, style, and significance of the sixteen string quartets.

Beethoven's quartets show a technical mastery, depth of thought, and intensity of musical inspiration unsurpassed by any other composer. This brilliant survey, by one of America's leading musical scholars, has already achieved classic status.