Sergei Prokofiev

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)

Nationality: Russian | Soviet | Ukrainian
Born: April 27, 1891, Sontsovka, Ukraine Died: March 5, 1953, Moscow (age 61)

String Quartet No. 1 in b minor, Op. 50

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
7:19 I. Allegro
7:03 II. Andante molto - vivace
9:21 III. Andante
Duration: 25 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1930 (age 38-39)
Commission: Library of Congress
Premiere: April 25, 1931. Washington, D.C., Brosa Quartet. Moscow, October 5, 1931, Roth String Quartet
8 recordings, 21 videos
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7:44
St. Petersburg String Quartet
I. Allegro
6:20
St. Petersburg String Quartet
II. Andante molto - vivace
9:02
St. Petersburg String Quartet
III. Andante
6:59
Pavel Haas Quartet
I. Allegro
7:12
Pavel Haas Quartet
II. Andante molto - vivace
9:51
Pavel Haas Quartet
III. Andante
6:41
Quartetto Energie Nove
I. Allegro
6:52
Quartetto Energie Nove
II. Andante molto - vivace
9:17
Quartetto Energie Nove
III. Andante
6:55
Aurora String Quartet
I. Allegro
6:50
Aurora String Quartet
II. Andante molto - vivace
9:40
Aurora String Quartet
III. Andante
32:17
Zapolski Quartet
14:30
Stewart, et. al.
(part 1 of 2)
8:42
Stewart, et. al.
(part 2 of 2)
7:20
Russian String Quartet
I. Allegro
7:10
Russian String Quartet
II. Andante molto - vivace
8:40
Russian String Quartet
III. Andante
8:12
Britten Quartet
I. Allegro
7:53
Britten Quartet
II. Andante molto - vivace
9:37
Britten Quartet
III. Andante

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