Karlheinz Stockhausen

Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-2007)

Nationality: German
Born: August 22, 1928, Burg Mödrath Died: December 5, 2007, Kürten (age 79)

Helikopter Streichquartett for String Quartet

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
Duration: 31 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1992-1993 (age 63-65)
Premiere: June 26, 1995. Amsterdam. Arditti Quartet

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