Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21

Beethoven's Symphony No. 1 in C, Op. 21, was dedicated to Baron Gottfried van Swieten, an early patron of the composer. The piece was premiered in 1800 and published one year later. The work is clearly indebted to Beethoven's predecessors, particularly Haydn and Mozart, but nonetheless has characteristics that mark it uniquely as Beethoven's work, notably the frequent use of sforzandi and the prominent, independent use of wind instruments. The premiere, in which there where works by Handel and Mozart, served to announce Beethoven's talent to Vienna. The ... more

About this Piece

Previous page Page # of #Next page
Full-screen

Advertisements

Sheet Music

Sheet Music Complete Score
Favorite
Download

Recordings

RecordingSymphony No.1 in C major Op.21 - I. Adagio molto allegro con brio
Favorite
Download
RecordingSymphony No.1 in C major Op.21 - II. Andante cantabile con moto
Favorite
Download
RecordingSymphony No.1 in C major Op.21 - III. Minuetto and trio
Favorite
Download
RecordingSymphony No.1 in C major Op.21 - IV. Adagio Allegro molto e vivace
Favorite
Download
RecordingSymphony no. 1 in C, Op. 21 - I. Adagio molto - Allegro con brio
Favorite
Download
RecordingSymphony no. 1 in C, Op. 21 - II. Andante cantibile con moto
Favorite
Download
RecordingSymphony no. 1 in C, Op. 21 - III. Menuetto - Allegro molto e vivace
Favorite
Download
RecordingSymphony no. 1 in C, Op. 21 - IV. Adagio - Allegro molto e vivace
Favorite
Download
RecordingSymphony no. 1 in C, Op. 21 - Complete Performance (Recorder ensemble version)
Favorite
Download

Samples

Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21
Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21
Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21
Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21
Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21
Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21
Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21
Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21
Symphony no. 1 In C, Op. 21

Questions

There are no questions yet.