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. 5

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
6:25 I. Molto allegro marziale
7:01 II. Mesto
2:26 III. Scherzo
4:48 IV. Serenade
5:49 V. Rondo Finale
Duration: 27 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1978 (age 59-60)
Premiere: January 20, 1979. University of Pennsylvania. Concord String Quartet
Note: Second of three quartets known as "The Concord Quartets"
1 recording, 5 videos
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6:25
Concord String Quartet
I. Molto allegro marziale
7:01
Concord String Quartet
II. Mesto
2:26
Concord String Quartet
III. Scherzo
4:48
Concord String Quartet
IV. Serenade
5:49
Concord String Quartet
V. Rondo Finale

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