Der Kuß, Op.128 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)



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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Mainz: Schott, n.d. Plate 2269.
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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 23:
Lieder und Gesänge mit Begleitung des Pianoforte, Nr.227

Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[n.d.[1863]]. Plate B.227.
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Publisher. Info. Lieder für eine Singstimme mit Klavierbegleitung (pp.103-05)
Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d. Plate 9535.
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Editor Max Friedlaender (1852–1934)
Publisher. Info. Humoristische Lieder
Leipzig: Edition Peters, n.d. Plate 8195.
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General Information

Work Title Der Kuß
Alternative. Title Ariette
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.128
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 109
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Mit Lebhaftigkeit, je doch nicht in geschwinden Zeitmassee, und scherzend
Text Incipit Ich war bei Chloën ganz allein
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1822
First Publication. 1825
Librettist Christian Felix Weisse (1726–1804)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 3.5 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano