Elliott Carter

Elliott Carter (1908-2012)

Nationality: American
Born: December 11, 1908, New York Died: November 5, 2012, New York (age 103)

Eight Etudes and a Fantasy (for flute, oboe, clarinet and bassoon)

(for flute, oboe, clarinet and bassoon)
I. Maestoso
II. Quietly
III. Adagio possible
IV. Vivace
V. Andante
VI. Allegretto leggero
VII. Intensely
VIII. Presto
IX. Fantasy. Tempo giusto
Duration: 23 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1949-1950 (age 40-42)
1 recordings, 3 videos
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8:22
Komatsu, et. al.
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4:19
Komatsu, et. al.
(part 2)
7:36
Komatsu, et. al.
(part 3)

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