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. 5

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
4:37 I. Allegro
7:50 II. Adagio
4:18 III. Allegro
Duration: 17 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1962 (age 67-68)
2 recordings, 4 videos
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4:35
Kohon Quartet
I. Allegro
7:36
Kohon Quartet
II. Adagio
4:30
Kohon Quartet
III. Allegro
16:55
Harlem Quartet

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