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György Kurtág

György Kurtág (born 1926)

Nationality: Hungarian | Romanian
Born: February 19, 1926, Lugoj, Romania (age 93)

Officium breve in memoriam Andreae Szervánszky for String Quartet, Op. 28

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
0:33 I. Largo
0:38 II. Più andante
0:37 III. Sostenuto, quasi giusto
0:35 IV. Grave, molto sostenuto
0:44 V. Fantasie uber die Harmonien des Webern-Kanons
0:17 VI. Canon a 4. Molto agitato
0:35 VII. Canon a 2 (frei, nach op. 31/VI von Webern). Sehr fliessend
0:36 VIII. Lento
0:53 IX. Largo
X. Sehr fliessend (arr. of Webern: Cantata No. 2, Op. 31: VI: Canon a 4)
2:05 XI. Sostenuto
0:39 XII. Sostenuto, quasi giusto
0:54 XIII. Sostenuto, con slancio
0:49 XIV. Disperato, vivo
1:25 XV. Arioso interrotto (di Endre Szervanszky). Larghetto
Duration: 12 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1988-1989 (age 61-63)
3 recordings, 18 videos
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13:14
Kuss Quartet
12:29
Molinari Quartet
0:33
Athena String Quartet
I. Largo
0:38
Athena String Quartet
II. Più andante
0:37
Athena String Quartet
III. Sostenuto, quasi giusto
0:35
Athena String Quartet
IV. Grave, molto sostenuto
0:44
Athena String Quartet
V. Fantasie uber die Harmonien des Webern-Kanons
0:17
Athena String Quartet
VI. Canon a 4. Molto agitato
0:35
Athena String Quartet
VII. Canon a 2 (frei, nach op. 31/VI von Webern). Sehr fliessend
0:36
Athena String Quartet
VIII. Lento
0:53
Athena String Quartet
IX. Largo
0:27
Athena String Quartet
X. Sehr fliessend (arr. of Webern: Cantata No. 2, Op. 31: VI: Canon a 4) (part 1 of 2)
0:58
Athena String Quartet
X. Sehr fliessend (arr. of Webern: Cantata No. 2, Op. 31: VI: Canon a 4) (part 2 of 2)
2:05
Athena String Quartet
XI. Sostenuto
0:39
Athena String Quartet
XII. Sostenuto, quasi giusto
0:54
Athena String Quartet
XIII. Sostenuto, con slancio
0:49
Athena String Quartet
XIV. Disperato, vivo
1:25
Athena String Quartet
XV. Arioso interrotto (di Endre Szervanszky). Larghetto

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