Joseph Haydn

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

Nationality: Austrian
Born: March 31, 1732, Rohrau, Austria Died: May 31, 1809, Vienna (age 77)

String Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 20, "Sun", No. 1, Hob.III:31

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
8:25 I. Allegro moderato
3:56 II. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
6:35 III. Affetuoso e sostenuto
3:38 IV. Finale. Presto
Duration: 23 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1772 (age 39-40)
Published: 1774, Paris: La Chevardière (age 41-42)
Note: Sonnenquartette, Sonnen-quartette
9 recordings, 33 videos
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5:56
Hagen Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
3:48
Hagen Quartet
II. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
5:05
Hagen Quartet
III. Affetuoso e sostenuto
2:22
Hagen Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto
10:05
St. Lawrence String Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
4:11
St. Lawrence String Quartet
II. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
9:26
St. Lawrence String Quartet
III. Affetuoso e sostenuto
4:06
St. Lawrence String Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto
7:22
Tátrai Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
3:51
Tátrai Quartet
II. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
6:31
Tátrai Quartet
III. Affetuoso e sostenuto
4:07
Tátrai Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto
10:00
Quatuor Mosaïques
I. Allegro moderato
4:09
Quatuor Mosaïques
II. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
7:20
Quatuor Mosaïques
III. Affetuoso e sostenuto
4:09
Quatuor Mosaïques
IV. Finale. Presto
7:08
Schneider Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
3:54
Schneider Quartet
II. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
5:45
Schneider Quartet
III. Affetuoso e sostenuto
4:13
Schneider Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto
9:23
Medici Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
3:27
Medici Quartet
II. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
5:02
Medici Quartet
III. Affetuoso e sostenuto
4:21
Medici Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto
8:37
Kodály Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
4:03
Kodály Quartet
II. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
6:27
Kodály Quartet
III. Affetuoso e sostenuto
2:57
Kodály Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto
25:18
Quatuor Mosaïques (complete)
7:20
Attacca Quartet
I. Allegro moderato
3:56
Attacca Quartet
II. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio
7:06
Attacca Quartet
III. Affetuoso e sostenuto
2:58
Attacca Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto

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