Uploaded on Jun 14, 2010
Ludwig van Beethoven's String Quartet 15 (opus 132), third movement, "Heiliger Dankgesang," accompanied by an animated score.
Q: Where can I get free sheet music for this piece?
A: You can download score and parts from IMSLP:
Q: Where can I learn more about this piece?
A: The Wikipedia article is pretty good
Q: Who is performing?
A: Sorry, I don't know. I licensed this recording NEO Sounds (dot com), and they don't say who their performers are (other than "New Age Symphony Orchestra").
Q: I don't like this version of the animation; can I see it some other way?
A: There are two versions, a basic scrolling bar-graph (piano roll):
and one that alternates bar-graph and "balls" with the sections of the piece:
Q: Is there a way I could make the bar-graph scores myself?
A: The Music Animation Machine MIDI file player will generate this display; you can get the (Windows) software here:
There are lots of places on the web where you can get MIDI files; I usually go to the Classical Archives site first:
Q: Could you please do a MAM video of _________?
A: Please read this: