Alan Hovhaness

Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000)

Nationality: American | Armenian
Born: March 8, 1911, Somerville, MA Died: June 21, 2000, Seattle, WA (age 89)

String Quartet No. 1, Op. 8

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
1:57 I. Prelude
4:51 II. Fugue with 4 Subjects
4:16 III. Andante lamentado
2:07 IV. Fugue
Duration: 14 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1936 (age 24-25)
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1:57
Shanghai String Quartet
I. Prelude
4:51
Shanghai String Quartet
II. Fugue with 4 Subjects
4:16
Shanghai String Quartet
III. Andante lamentado
2:07
Shanghai String Quartet
IV. Fugue

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Nationality: Czech | Bohemian
Born: December 8, 1890, Polička, Bohemia Died: August 28, 1959, Liestal, Switzerland (age 68)