Richard Strauss

Richard Strauss (1864-1949)

Nationality: German
Born: June 11, 1864, Munich Died: September 8, 1949, Garmisch-Partenkirchen (age 85)

String Sextet, Op. 85, TrV 279a, From Capriccio

(for 2 violins, 2 violas and 2 cellos)
Andante con moto
Duration: 10 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1941 (age 76-77)
3 recordings, 3 videos
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Artemis Quartet
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Quatuor Ebène
10:23
Doro Sextet

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