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. 2

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
8:56 I. Lento - Allegro
7:18 II. Adagio molto e con espressione
3:53 III. Allegro giusto
Duration: 20 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1935 (age 40-41)
1 recordings, 3 videos
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8:56
Unknown ensemble
I. Lento - Allegro
7:18
Unknown ensemble
II. Adagio molto e con espressione
3:53
Unknown ensemble
III. Allegro giusto

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