Walter Piston

Walter Piston (1894-1976)

Nationality: American
Born: January 20, 1894, Rockland, ME Died: November 12, 1976, Belmont, MA (age 82)

String Quartet No. 1

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
6:21 I. Allegro
8:37 II. Adagio
3:08 III. Allegro vivace
Duration: 19 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1933 (age 38-39)
2 recordings, 4 videos
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6:32
Chester String Quartet
I. Allegro
9:33
Chester String Quartet
II. Adagio
3:11
Chester String Quartet
III. Allegro vivace
17:47
Dorian String Quartet

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