Ralph Vaughan Williams

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

Nationality: English
Born: October 12, 1872, Down Ampney, Gloucestershire Died: August 26, 1958, London (age 85)

String Quartet No. 2 in a minor

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
4:12 I. Prelude. Allegro appasionato
9:00 II. Romance. Largo
3:20 III. Scherzo. Allegro
4:02 IV. Epilogue. Andante sostenuto
Duration: 20 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1942-1944 (age 69-72)
2 recordings, 5 videos
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4:44
Medici String Quartet
I. Prelude. Allegro appasionato
8:44
Medici String Quartet
II. Romance. Largo
3:25
Medici String Quartet
III. Scherzo. Allegro
3:36
Medici String Quartet
IV. Epilogue. Andante sostenuto
21:41
Maggini String Quartet

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