Virgil Thomson

Virgil Thomson (1896-1989)

Nationality: American
Born: November 25, 1896, Kansas City, MO Died: September 30, 1989, New York, NY (age 92)

String Quartet No. 1

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
3:51 I. Allegro moderato
3:54 II. Adagio
3:16 III. Tempo di Walzer
6:59 IV. Lento - Presto
Duration: 18 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1931 (age 34-35)
Revised: 1957 (age 60-61)
1 recording, 4 videos
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3:51
Shem Guibbory, Renee Jolles, Ronald D. Carbone, Maxine Neuman
I. Allegro moderato
3:54
Shem Guibbory, Renee Jolles, Ronald D. Carbone, Maxine Neuman
II. Adagio
3:16
Shem Guibbory, Renee Jolles, Ronald D. Carbone, Maxine Neuman
III. Tempo di Walzer
6:59
Shem Guibbory, Renee Jolles, Ronald D. Carbone, Maxine Neuman
IV. Lento - Presto

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Born: May 14, 1917, Portland, OR Died: February 2, 2003, Lafayette, IN (age 85)