Joseph Haydn

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

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

String Quartet in G major, Op. 54, "Tost", No. 1, Hob.III:58

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
5:59 I. Allegro con brio
5:56 II. Allegretto
4:07 III. Menuetto. Allegretto
3:55 IV. Finale. Presto
Duration: 21 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1788 (age 55-56)
Published: 1788 (age 55-56)
Dedication: Johann Tost
4 recordings, 16 videos
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5:06
Dekany Quartet
I. Allegro con brio
6:12
Dekany Quartet
II. Allegretto
3:35
Dekany Quartet
III. Menuetto. Allegretto
3:36
Dekany Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto
8:43
Festetics Quartet
I. Allegro con brio
6:07
Festetics Quartet
II. Allegretto
5:31
Festetics Quartet
III. Menuetto. Allegretto
4:13
Festetics Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto
5:35
Sacconi Quartet
I. Allegro con brio
5:40
Sacconi Quartet
II. Allegretto
3:59
Sacconi Quartet
III. Menuetto. Allegretto
3:59
Sacconi Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto
5:21
Endellion String Quartet
I. Allegro con brio
5:36
Endellion String Quartet
II. Allegretto
3:57
Endellion String Quartet
III. Menuetto. Allegretto
3:53
Endellion String Quartet
IV. Finale. Presto

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