Harold Shapero

Harold Shapero (1920-2013)

Nationality: American
Born: April 29, 1920, Lynn, MA Died: May 17, 2013, Natick, MA (age 93)

Serenade (for string quintet) in D major

(for 2 violins, viola, cello and bass)
9:42 I. Adagio - Allegro
3:14 II. Menuetto. Scherzando - Trio
10:59 III. Larghetto, poco adagio
5:02 IV. Intermezzo. Andantino con moto
6:39 V. Finale. Allegro, pochetto presto
Duration: 35 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1945 (age 24-25)
Note: Originally for string orchestra. Arranged by the composer for string quintet in the 1990's.
2 recordings, 6 videos
autoopen autoplay
35:32
Lydian Quartet and Edwin Barker (complete)
9:42
Lydian Quartet and Edwin Barker
I. Adagio - Allegro
3:14
Lydian Quartet and Edwin Barker
II. Menuetto. Scherzando - Trio
10:59
Lydian Quartet and Edwin Barker
III. Larghetto, poco adagio
5:02
Lydian Quartet and Edwin Barker
IV. Intermezzo. Andantino con moto
6:39
Lydian Quartet and Edwin Barker
V. Finale. Allegro, pochetto presto

Related Composers

1900 2000 WWI WWII Paul Hindemith (1895-1963) Harold Shapero (1920-2013) Henri Lazarof (1932-2013)
Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)
Teacher
Nationality: German
Born: November 16, 1895, Hanau Died: December 28, 1963, Frankfurt (age 68)
Henri Lazarof (1932-2013)
Student
Nationality: Bulgarian | American
Born: April 12, 1932, Sofia, Bulgaria Died: December 29, 2013, Los Angeles, CA (age 81)