Henryk (Mikołaj) Górecki

Henryk Górecki (1933-2010)

Nationality: Polish
Born: December 6, 1933, Czernica
Died: November 12, 2010, Katowice (age 76)
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String Quartet No. 1, Op. 62, Already it is Dusk [Już się zmierzcha]

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
Deciso: molto lento - tranquillo; Allegro deciso - Gridando; Martellando - Tempestoso; Molto lento - Tranquillissimo
Duration: 14 minutes (approximately) - hide movement times
Composed: 1988 (age 54-55)
3 recordings, 3 videos
16:53
Silesian String Quartet
17:24
Apollon Musagete Quartett
14:02
Kronos Quartet