Ahmed Saygun

Ahmed Saygun (1907-1991)

Nationality: Turkish
Born: September 7, 1907, Izmir Died: January 6, 1991, Istanbul (age 83)

String Quartet No. 3, Op. 43

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
I. Grave
II. Lento
III. Agitato
Duration: 30 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1967 (age 59-60)

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