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Edward Elgar

Edward Elgar (1857-1934)

Nationality: English
Born: June 2, 1857, Broadheath Died: February 23, 1934, Worcester (age 76)

String Quartet in e minor, Op. 83

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
9:01 I. Allegro moderato
9:21 II. Piacevole. Poco andante
8:41 III. Finale. Allegro molto
Duration: 27 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1918 (age 60-61)
Premiere: May 21, 1919. London, Wigmore Hall. Albert Sammons and W.H. Reed (violins), Raymond Jeremy (viola), Felix Salmond (cello)
Published: 1919 (age 61-62)
Dedication: The Brodsky Quartet
7 recordings, 21 videos
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8:43
Escher Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
9:21
Escher Quartet
II. Piacevole. Poco andante
9:12
Escher Quartet
III. Finale. Allegro molto
8:05
Aura Ensemble
I. Allegro moderato
9:17
Aura Ensemble
II. Piacevole. Poco andante
7:45
Aura Ensemble
III. Finale. Allegro molto
8:58
Villiers Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
9:28
Villiers Quartet
II. Piacevole. Poco andante
9:20
Villiers Quartet
III. Finale. Allegro molto
8:14
Maggini Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
9:19
Maggini Quartet
II. Piacevole. Poco andante
8:57
Maggini Quartet
III. Finale. Allegro molto
8:37
Reinhold String Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
9:16
Reinhold String Quartet
II. Piacevole. Poco andante
8:25
Reinhold String Quartet
III. Finale. Allegro molto
8:24
Medici String Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
8:54
Medici String Quartet
II. Piacevole. Poco andante
8:41
Medici String Quartet
III. Finale. Allegro molto
10:06
Britten Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
10:06
Britten Quartet
II. Piacevole. Poco andante
8:17
Britten Quartet
III. Finale. Allegro molto

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