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. 2

(for string quartet and soprano)
Duration: 28 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1959-1961, Completed August 27, 1961 (age 40-43)
Commission: Contemporary Chamber Music Society of Philadelphia
Premiere: March, 1961. University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia String Quartet, Janice Harsanyi, soprano
1 recording, 1 videos
27:41
Philadelphia String Quartet, Harsanyi

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