[<< wikipedia] String Quartet No. 4 (Beethoven)
The  String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18, No. 4, was written by Ludwig van Beethoven between 1798 and 1800 and published in 1801, dedicated to Joseph Franz von Lobkowitz.
It consists of four movements:

Allegro ma non tanto (C minor)
Andante scherzoso quasi allegretto (C major)
Menuetto: Allegretto (C minor)
Allegro – Prestissimo (C minor)It is thought that this quartet may be in part based upon earlier material.


== Notes ==


== External links ==
Sleeve notes to the Hyperion recording of the Beethoven quartets
String Quartet No. 4: Scores at the International Music Score Library Project
Performance by the Orion String Quartet from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in MP3 format