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. 4

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
4:33 I. Fantasia (Ironica)
8:38 II. Fuga
8:18 III. Serenade
6:15 IV. Fantasia (Serioso)
Duration: 28 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1977 (age 58-59)
Premiere: January 20, 1979. University of Pennsylvania. Concord String Quartet
Note: First of three quartets known as "The Concord Quartets"
1 recording, 4 videos
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4:33
Concord String Quartet
I. Fantasia (Ironica)
8:38
Concord String Quartet
II. Fuga
8:18
Concord String Quartet
III. Serenade
6:15
Concord String Quartet
IV. Fantasia (Serioso)

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