Peter Mennin

Peter Mennin (1923-1983)

Nationality: American
Born: May 17, 1923, Erie, PA Died: June 17, 1983, New York (age 60)

String Quartet No. 2

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
I. Allegro ardentemente
II. Prestissimo
III. Adagio semplice
IV. Allegro focosamente
Duration: 18 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1951 (age 27-28)
Commission: Koussevitzky Music Foundation
Premiere: February, 1952. Juilliard String Quartet
1 recording, 1 videos
autoopen autoplay
17:28
Kohon Quartet

Related Composers

WWII Peter Mennin (1923-1983) Jacob Druckman (1928-1996)
Jacob Druckman (1928-1996)
Student
Nationality: American
Born: June 26, 1928, Philadelphia Died: May 24, 1996, New Haven, CT (age 67)