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. 7

(for string quartet and baritone)
5:52 I. The beast of night
4:22 II. Floating in a dream
6:55 III. Cavalry
7:22 IV. And when the dream had faded
Duration: 23 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1979 (age 60-61)
Commission: By the University of Michigan for Leslie Guinn
Premiere: January 27, 1980. University of Michigan. Concord Quartet, Leslie Guinn, baritone
Note: Poems by Paul Rochberg
1 recording, 4 videos
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5:52
Concord String Quartet, Leslie Guinn
I. The beast of night
4:22
Concord String Quartet, Leslie Guinn
II. Floating in a dream
6:55
Concord String Quartet, Leslie Guinn
III. Cavalry
7:22
Concord String Quartet, Leslie Guinn
IV. And when the dream had faded

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