John (Axel) Fernström

John Fernström (1897-1961)

Nationality: Swedish
Born: December 6, 1897, Ichang, China
Died: October 19, 1961, Lund (age 63)
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String Quartet No. 8, Op. 93

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
I. Andante
II. Allegro non troppo, deciso ed energico
III. Andante un poco sostenuto
IV. Allegro moderato
Composed: 1952 (age 54-55)
Duration: 16 minutes (approximately)
2 recordings, 8 videos
2:05
Lysell Quartet
I. Andante
2:38
Lysell Quartet
II. Allegro non troppo, deciso ed energico
4:45
Lysell Quartet
III. Andante un poco sostenuto
3:52
Lysell Quartet
IV. Allegro moderato
3:35
Vlach Quartet
I. Andante
2:52
Vlach Quartet
II. Allegro non troppo, deciso ed energico
4:54
Vlach Quartet
III. Andante un poco sostenuto
4:01
Vlach Quartet
IV. Allegro moderato