Ten Quintets from 1920-25
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Frank Martin

Frank Martin (1890-1974)

Nationality: Swiss | French
Born: September 15, 1890, Geneva Died: November 21, 1974, Naarden (age 84)

Pavane couleur du temps for String Quintet

(for 2 violins, viola and 2 cellos)
Duration: 7 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1920 (age 29-30)
2 recordings, 2 videos
6:25
Oxalys
7:23
Die Kammermusiker Zürick

Related Composers

1900 2000 WWI WWII Joseph Lauber (1864-1952) Emile Jaques-Dalcroze (1865-1950) Arnold Schoenberg (1874-1951) Frank Martin (1890-1974) Bernard Reichel (1901-1992) Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-2007)
Joseph Lauber (1864-1952)
Teacher
Nationality: Swiss
Born: December 27, 1864, Ruswil Died: May 28, 1952, Geneva (age 87)
Emile Jaques-Dalcroze (1865-1950)
Teacher
Nationality: Swiss
Born: July 6, 1865, Vienna Died: July 1, 1950, Geneva (age 85)
Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-2007)
Student
Nationality: German
Born: August 22, 1928, Burg Mödrath Died: December 5, 2007, Kürten (age 79)