Florent Schmitt

Florent Schmitt (1870-1958)

Nationality: French
Born: September 28, 1870, Blâmont, Meurthe-et-Moselle Died: August 17, 1958, Neuilly-sur-Seine, Paris (age 87)

Piano Quintet in b minor, Op. 51

(for 2 violins, viola, cello and piano)
20:48 I. Lent et grave - Animé
14:13 II. Lent
21:45 III. Animé
Duration: 58 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1902-1908 (age 31-38)
Premiere: March 26, 1909. Cercle musical Paris
Published: 1909 (age 38-39)
Dedication: Gabriel Fauré
2 recordings, 6 videos
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20:20
Christian Ivaldi, Stanislas Quartet
I. Lent et grave - Animé
14:11
Christian Ivaldi, Stanislas Quartet
II. Lent
21:30
Christian Ivaldi, Stanislas Quartet
III. Animé
21:45
Berlin Radio Soloists
I. Lent et grave - Animé
14:17
Berlin Radio Soloists
II. Lent
22:15
Berlin Radio Soloists
III. Animé

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