Arnold Schoenberg

Arnold Schoenberg (1874-1951)

Nationality: Austrian
Born: September 13, 1874, Vienna Died: July 13, 1951, Los Angeles (age 76)

String Quartet No. 2 in f-sharp minor, Op. 10 (for string quartet and soprano)

(for 2 violins, viola, cello and soprano)
6:41 I. Mässig
6:51 II. Sehr rasch
5:43 III. Litanei. Langsam
11:01 IV. Entrückung. Sehr langsam
Duration: 31 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1907-1908 (age 32-34)
Premiere: December 21, 1908. Wien, Bösendorfer-Saal. Marie Gutheil-Schoder (soprano), Rosé-Quartett
Published: 1909-1911, 1909, self-publication, Vienna: Universal Edition: 1911, parts, 1912, score (age 34-37)
Dedication: Meiner Frau (Mathilde Zemlinsky)
7 recordings, 25 videos
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5:56
LaSalle Quartet
I. Mässig
6:44
LaSalle Quartet
II. Sehr rasch
5:41
LaSalle Quartet
III. Litanei. Langsam
10:56
LaSalle Quartet
IV. Entrückung. Sehr langsam
6:56
Kuss Quartet
I. Mässig
7:10
Kuss Quartet
II. Sehr rasch
5:41
Kuss Quartet
III. Litanei. Langsam
11:57
Kuss Quartet
IV. Entrückung. Sehr langsam
7:13
Borodin Quartet
I. Mässig
7:11
Borodin Quartet
II. Sehr rasch
5:37
Borodin Quartet
III. Litanei. Langsam
10:49
Borodin Quartet
IV. Entrückung. Sehr langsam
7:03
Asasello Quartet
I. Mässig
6:42
Asasello Quartet
II. Sehr rasch
6:55
Asasello Quartet
III. Litanei. Langsam
12:12
Asasello Quartet
IV. Entrückung. Sehr langsam
6:42
Ramor Quartet
I. Mässig
6:39
Ramor Quartet
II. Sehr rasch
5:24
Ramor Quartet
III. Litanei. Langsam
9:58
Ramor Quartet
IV. Entrückung. Sehr langsam
34:25
Zapolski Quartet, Bundgaard
6:22
Kolisch Quartet
I. Mässig
6:14
Kolisch Quartet
II. Sehr rasch
5:30
Kolisch Quartet
III. Litanei. Langsam
10:51
Kolisch Quartet
IV. Entrückung. Sehr langsam

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