Michael Tippett

Michael Tippett (1905-1998)

Nationality: English
Born: January 2, 1905, London Died: January 8, 1998, London (age 93)

String Quartet No. 4

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
Molto legato. Slow - Fast - Moderately slow - Very fast - alternating with medium slow - slow - very tranquil
Duration: 27 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1977-1978 (age 71-73)
Premiere: May 20, 1979. Bath, Assembly Rooms. Lindsay Quartet
3 recordings, 9 videos
3:24
Heath Quartet
(part 1 of 4)
6:23
Heath Quartet
(part 2 of 4)
6:57
Heath Quartet
(part 3 of 4)
10:36
Heath Quartet
(part 4 of 4)
3:04
Tippett Quartet
(part 1 of 4)
6:25
Tippett Quartet
(part 2 of 4)
6:22
Tippett Quartet
(part 3 of 4)
9:59
Tippett Quartet
(part 4 of 4)
27:41
Britten Quartet

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