George Rochberg

George Rochberg (1918-2005)

Nationality: American
Born: July 5, 1918, Paterson, NJ Died: May 29, 2005, Bryn Mawr, PA (age 86)

String Quartet No. 1

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
7:13 I. Molto adagio
3:26 II. Vivace
6:49 III. Molto tranquillo
6:49 IV. Allegro energico
Duration: 25 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1950-1952, Begun in 1950 in Rome. Completed May, 1952 (age 31-34)
Premiere: January, 1953. New York. Columbia University. Galimir String Quartet
1 recording, 4 videos
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7:13
Concord String Quartet
I. Molto adagio
3:26
Concord String Quartet
II. Vivace
6:49
Concord String Quartet
III. Molto tranquillo
6:49
Concord String Quartet
IV. Allegro energico

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Born: December 21, 1953, Jerusalem (age 70)