Elliott (Cook) Carter (Jr.)

Elliott Carter (1908-2012)

Nationality: American
Born: December 11, 1908, New York
Died: November 5, 2012, New York (age 103)
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String Quartet No. 5

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
I. Introduction
II. Giocoso
III. Interlude I
IV. Lento espressivo
V. Interlude II
VI. Presto scorrevole
VII. Interlude III
VIII. Allegro energico
IX. Interlude IV
X. Adagio sereno
XI. Interlude V
XII. Capriccioso
Composed: 1995 (age 86-87)
Duration: 21 minutes (approximately)
3 recordings, 25 videos
1:24
Pacifica Quartet
I. Introduction
2:32
Pacifica Quartet
II. Giocoso
1:05
Pacifica Quartet
III. Interlude I
2:12
Pacifica Quartet
IV. Lento espressivo
1:23
Pacifica Quartet
V. Interlude II
1:08
Pacifica Quartet
VI. Presto scorrevole
1:30
Pacifica Quartet
VII. Interlude III
1:53
Pacifica Quartet
VIII. Allegro energico
1:59
Pacifica Quartet
IX. Interlude IV
2:47
Pacifica Quartet
X. Adagio sereno
1:39
Pacifica Quartet
XI. Interlude V
1:39
Pacifica Quartet
XII. Capriccioso
1:22
Juilliard Quartet
I. Introduction
2:36
Juilliard Quartet
II. Giocoso
1:23
Juilliard Quartet
III. Interlude I
2:05
Juilliard Quartet
IV. Lento espressivo
1:17
Juilliard Quartet
V. Interlude II
1:20
Juilliard Quartet
VI. Presto scorrevole
1:31
Juilliard Quartet
VII. Interlude III
1:55
Juilliard Quartet
VIII. Allegro energico
2:08
Juilliard Quartet
IX. Interlude IV
3:00
Juilliard Quartet
X. Adagio sereno
1:24
Juilliard Quartet
XI. Interlude V
1:46
Juilliard Quartet
XII. Capriccioso
3:51
Juilliard with Elliott Carter