Luigi Boccherini

Luigi Boccherini (1743-1805)

Nationality: Italian | Spanish
Born: February 19, 1743, Lucca Died: May 28, 1805, Madrid (age 62)

String Quintet in E major, Op. 11, No. 5, G.275

(for 2 violins, viola and 2 cellos)
4:52 I. Amoroso
6:50 II. Allegro con spirito
3:36 III. Minuetto
7:16 IV. Rondo. Andante
Duration: 23 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1771 (age 27-28)
Published: 1775, Paris: Venier (age 31-32)
Note: Contains Boccherini's greatest "hit", the 3rd movement Minuetto
2 recordings, 8 videos
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4:53
Isaac Stern, Cho-Liang Lin, Jaime Laredo, Yo-Yo Ma, Sharon Robinson
I. Amoroso
5:33
Isaac Stern, Cho-Liang Lin, Jaime Laredo, Yo-Yo Ma, Sharon Robinson
II. Allegro con spirito
3:44
Isaac Stern, Cho-Liang Lin, Jaime Laredo, Yo-Yo Ma, Sharon Robinson
III. Minuetto
6:59
Isaac Stern, Cho-Liang Lin, Jaime Laredo, Yo-Yo Ma, Sharon Robinson
IV. Rondo. Andante
4:51
La Magnifica Comunità
I. Amoroso
8:06
La Magnifica Comunità
II. Allegro con spirito
3:14
La Magnifica Comunità
III. Minuetto
7:33
La Magnifica Comunità
IV. Rondo. Andante

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