Elliott Carter

Elliott Carter (1908-2012)

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

String Quartet No. 5

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
1:23 I. Introduction
2:34 II. Giocoso
1:14 III. Interlude I
2:09 IV. Lento espressivo
1:20 V. Interlude II
1:14 VI. Presto scorrevole
1:31 VII. Interlude III
1:54 VIII. Allegro energico
2:04 IX. Interlude IV
2:54 X. Adagio sereno
1:32 XI. Interlude V
1:43 XII. Capriccioso
Duration: 21 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1995 (age 86-87)
2 recordings, 13 videos
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1:22
Juilliard Quartet
I. Introduction
2:36
Juilliard Quartet
II. Giocoso
1:23
Juilliard Quartet
III. Interlude I
2:05
Juilliard Quartet
IV. Lento espressivo
1:17
Juilliard Quartet
V. Interlude II
1:20
Juilliard Quartet
VI. Presto scorrevole
1:31
Juilliard Quartet
VII. Interlude III
1:55
Juilliard Quartet
VIII. Allegro energico
2:08
Juilliard Quartet
IX. Interlude IV
3:00
Juilliard Quartet
X. Adagio sereno
1:24
Juilliard Quartet
XI. Interlude V
1:46
Juilliard Quartet
XII. Capriccioso
3:51
Juilliard with Elliott Carter

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