Frederick Delius

Frederick Delius (1862-1934)

Nationality: English
Born: January 29, 1862, Bradford Died: June 10, 1934, Grez-sur-Loing, France (age 72)

String Quartet in e minor, RT VIII/8

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
8:03 I. With animation
4:05 II. Quick and lightly
8:56 III. Slow and wistfully. ("Late Swallows")
6:31 IV. Very quick and vigorously
Duration: 27 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1916-1917 (age 53-55)
Published: 1922 (age 59-60)
Revised: 1919 (age 56-57)
3 recordings, 9 videos
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27:51
Brodsky String Quartet
8:26
Bridge Quartet
I. With animation
4:04
Bridge Quartet
II. Quick and lightly
8:37
Bridge Quartet
III. Slow and wistfully. ("Late Swallows")
6:34
Bridge Quartet
IV. Very quick and vigorously
7:31
Villiers Quartet
I. With animation
4:03
Villiers Quartet
II. Quick and lightly
9:33
Villiers Quartet
III. Slow and wistfully. ("Late Swallows")
6:17
Villiers Quartet
IV. Very quick and vigorously

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