Darius Milhaud

Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)

Nationality: French
Born: September 4, 1892, Marseilles Died: June 22, 1974, Geneva (age 81)

String Quartet No. 1, Op. 5

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
5:47 I. Rythmique
6:07 II. Intime, contenu
7:30 III. Grave, soutenu
5:36 IV. Vif, très rythmé
Duration: 24 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1912 (age 19-20)
Dedication: Paul Cézanne
Note: The first version comprised four movements; Milhaud subsequently removed the third movement (Grave, soustenu) in the second of at least three revisions.
5 recordings, 16 videos
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5:16
Petersen Quartet
I. Rythmique
5:22
Petersen Quartet
II. Intime, contenu
7:46
Petersen Quartet
III. Grave, soutenu
5:08
Petersen Quartet
IV. Vif, très rythmé
6:58
Arriaga Quartet
I. Rythmique
8:38
Arriaga Quartet
II. Intime, contenu
6:38
Arriaga Quartet
III. Grave, soutenu
6:11
Arriaga Quartet
IV. Vif, très rythmé
5:50
Fanny Mendelssohn Quartet
I. Rythmique
5:22
Fanny Mendelssohn Quartet
II. Intime, contenu
8:06
Fanny Mendelssohn Quartet
III. Grave, soutenu
6:02
Fanny Mendelssohn Quartet
IV. Vif, très rythmé
5:05
Quatuor Parisii
I. Rythmique
5:06
Quatuor Parisii
II. Intime, contenu
5:04
Quatuor Parisii
IV. Vif, très rythmé
15:14
Quatuor Parisii (complete)

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