Arnold Schoenberg

Arnold Schoenberg (1874-1951)

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

String Quartet No. 4, Op. 37

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
9:05 I. Allegro molto - Energico
7:53 II. Comodo
8:01 III. Largo
8:20 IV. Allegro
Duration: 34 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1936 (age 61-62)
Premiere: January 8, 1937. Los Angeles, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), Josiah Royce Hall, Kolisch Quartet. Another source claims January 9 (vs. 8)
Published: 1939, Schirmer (age 64-65)
Dedication: To the ideal patron of chamber music Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge and to the ideal interpreters of it The Kolisch Quartet
4 recordings, 16 videos
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9:22
Wihan String Quartet
I. Allegro molto - Energico
8:01
Wihan String Quartet
II. Comodo
7:18
Wihan String Quartet
III. Largo
8:34
Wihan String Quartet
IV. Allegro
9:17
Quatuor Diotima
I. Allegro molto - Energico
7:56
Quatuor Diotima
II. Comodo
8:52
Quatuor Diotima
III. Largo
8:28
Quatuor Diotima
IV. Allegro
9:14
Asasello Quartett
I. Allegro molto - Energico
7:26
Asasello Quartett
II. Comodo
7:35
Asasello Quartett
III. Largo
8:13
Asasello Quartett
IV. Allegro
8:12
Kolisch Quartet
I. Allegro molto - Energico
7:58
Kolisch Quartet
II. Comodo
9:07
Kolisch Quartet
III. Largo
7:40
Kolisch Quartet
IV. Allegro

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