Henryk Górecki

Henryk Górecki (1933-2010)

Nationality: Polish
Born: December 6, 1933, Czernica Died: November 12, 2010, Katowice (age 76)

String Quartet No. 1, Op. 62, Already it is Dusk [Już się zmierzcha]

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
Deciso: molto lento - tranquillo; Allegro deciso - Gridando; Martellando - Tempestoso; Molto lento - Tranquillissimo
Duration: 14 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1988 (age 54-55)
2 recordings, 2 videos
16:53
Silesian String Quartet
14:02
Kronos Quartet