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[Oxford, England] : Oxford University Press
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See the comprehensive Grove article on Beethoven's life and works.
The classic thematic catalogue. For each work, you'll find incipits for each movement, notes on the compositional process, location and notes regarding manuscript source material, and bibliographical information on first editions.
München : G. Henle, 1961-<2017 >
Music Library » Stacks (Limited loan) » M3 .B41 W9 V.1:1
The complete works, published by Henle Verlag, 1961-2011. This set of printed scores includes extensive notes on the editing process for each work.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Music Library » Stacks » ML410 .B4 C62 2001
Provides information on more than 450 persons associated with Beethoven.
New York : Routledge, 2002.
Music Library » Reference » ML161 .H17 2002 V.1
Place Beethoven's life and works in the context of European arts and culture.


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  1. herausgegeben von Jürgen May.. 2011

  2. Marc Vignal. 2004

  3. Johann Aloys Schlosser ; edited with an introduction and notes by Barry Cooper ; translated from the German by Reinhard G. Pauly. 1996

Music and culture in Vienna and environs

Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Music Library » Stacks » ML246.3 .R523 2003
London : Cambridge University Press, 1985.
Music Library » Stacks » ML246.8 .V6 H25 1985
Stuyvesant, NY : Pendragon Press, c1989.
Music Library » Stacks » ML246.8 .V6 M98 1989
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Music Library » Stacks » ML549 .M38 1998
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2004.
Music Library » Stacks » ML196 .S74 2004