Symphony no. 6 in F 'Pastoral', Op. 68

Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68, a.k.a. the Pastoral Symphony is a work by Beethoven, completed and premiered in 1808 in a four hour concert, toghether with the 5th. One of his few works containing explicitly programmatic content, it has become one of the central works of the symphonic repertoire. The composer said that the Sixth Symphony is "more the expression of feeling than painting", a point underlined by the title of the first movement (Awakening of cheerful feelings...).

This piece contains the following parts:

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Symphony No. 6 in F Major 'Pastoral', Op. 68 - I. Allegro non troppo Skidmore College Orchestra
Symphony No. 6 in F Major 'Pastoral', Op. 68 - II. Andante molto mosso Skidmore College Orchestra
Symphony No. 6 in F Major 'Pastoral', Op. 68 - III. Allegro Skidmore College Orchestra
Symphony No. 6 in F Major 'Pastoral', Op. 68 - IV. Allegro Skidmore College Orchestra
Symphony No. 6 in F Major 'Pastoral', Op. 68 - V. Allegretto Skidmore College Orchestra

Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. The crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in ... more Learn More »
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