William Walton

William Walton (1902-1983)

Nationality: English
Born: March 29, 1902, Oldham Died: March 8, 1983, Ischia (age 81)

String Quartet No. 2 in a minor

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
10:01 I. Allegro
4:02 II. Presto
9:00 III. Lento
4:36 IV. Allegro molto
Duration: 28 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1945-1946 (age 42-44)
6 recordings, 15 videos
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10:06
English String Quartet
I. Allegro
4:23
English String Quartet
II. Presto
9:44
English String Quartet
III. Lento
4:42
English String Quartet
IV. Allegro molto
9:41
Emperor Quartet
I. Allegro
3:47
Emperor Quartet
II. Presto
8:28
Emperor Quartet
III. Lento
4:27
Emperor Quartet
IV. Allegro molto
25:32
Hollywood String Quartet
26:53
Doric String Quartet
10:04
Britten Quartet
I. Allegro
3:57
Britten Quartet
II. Presto
8:50
Britten Quartet
III. Lento
4:36
Britten Quartet
IV. Allegro molto
27:25
Britten Quartet (complete)

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