Antonín Dvořák

Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)

Nationality: Czech
Born: September 8, 1841, Nelahozeves, Bohema Died: May 1, 1904, Prague (age 62)

String Sextet in A major, Op. 48, B. 80

(for 2 violins, 2 violas and 2 cellos)
11:40 I. Allegro moderato
6:33 II. Dumka (Elegie). Poco allegro
4:33 III. Furiant. Presto
8:31 IV. Finale. Tema con variazioni. Allegretto grazioso, quasi andantino
Duration: 31 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1878 (age 36)
Premiere: November 9, 1879. Berlin: Joachim, Heinrich de Ahna, E. Wirth, Robert Hausmann,(the Joachim Quartet) with Heinrich Jacobsen (viola), Hugo Dechert (cello)
Published: 1879, Berlin: N. Simrock (age 37-38)
10 recordings, 25 videos
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13:34
Talich Quartet, et. al.
I. Allegro moderato
7:06
Talich Quartet, et. al.
II. Dumka (Elegie). Poco allegro
4:44
Talich Quartet, et. al.
III. Furiant. Presto
8:29
Talich Quartet, et. al.
IV. Finale. Tema con variazioni. Allegretto grazioso, quasi andantino
13:51
Panocha Quartet, Josef Klusoň, Michal Kaňka
I. Allegro moderato
6:14
Panocha Quartet, Josef Klusoň, Michal Kaňka
II. Dumka (Elegie). Poco allegro
4:17
Panocha Quartet, Josef Klusoň, Michal Kaňka
III. Furiant. Presto
8:25
Panocha Quartet, Josef Klusoň, Michal Kaňka
IV. Finale. Tema con variazioni. Allegretto grazioso, quasi andantino
10:09
Members of the Berlin Philharmonic Octet
I. Allegro moderato
6:43
Members of the Berlin Philharmonic Octet
II. Dumka (Elegie). Poco allegro
4:50
Members of the Berlin Philharmonic Octet
III. Furiant. Presto
8:35
Members of the Berlin Philharmonic Octet
IV. Finale. Tema con variazioni. Allegretto grazioso, quasi andantino
35:43
Harriet Krijgh & Friends
13:34
Uppsala Chamber Soloists
I. Allegro moderato
6:25
Uppsala Chamber Soloists
II. Dumka (Elegie). Poco allegro
4:30
Uppsala Chamber Soloists
III. Furiant. Presto
7:56
Uppsala Chamber Soloists
IV. Finale. Tema con variazioni. Allegretto grazioso, quasi andantino
32:30
Smetana Quartet
32:47
Quatuor Zemlinsky, et. al.
29:39
Musicians from Marlboro
21:22
Dvořák Quartet, Kodousek, Moucka
10:22
Amici Ensemble Frankfurt
I. Allegro moderato
6:55
Amici Ensemble Frankfurt
II. Dumka (Elegie). Poco allegro
4:25
Amici Ensemble Frankfurt
III. Furiant. Presto
9:00
Amici Ensemble Frankfurt
IV. Finale. Tema con variazioni. Allegretto grazioso, quasi andantino

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