Josef Suk

Josef Suk (1874-1935)

Nationality: Czech
Born: January 4, 1874, Křečovice Died: May 29, 1935, Benešov (age 61)

Meditation on the Old Czech Chorale St. Wenceslas for String Quartet, Op. 35a

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
Duration: 7 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1914 (age 39-40)
3 recordings, 3 videos
6:55
Wihan Quartet
6:55
Talich Quartet
7:03
Apollon Musagete Quartett

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