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The melody is dissolved harmony; the harmony is vertically compressed melody. Alexander Scriabin

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Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
Quintet No. 3 in F major (for oboe and string quartet)
Doležal Quartet, Michaela Hrabánková
Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
Quintet No. 2 in D major (for oboe and string quartet)
Doležal Quartet, Michaela Hrabánková
Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
Quintet No. 1 in B-flat major (for oboe and string quartet)
Doležal Quartet, Michaela Hrabánková
Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
String Quartet No. 1 in A major, Op. 3, No. 1 (pub. 1768-1769)
Doležal Quartet
Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
String Quartet No. 6 in C major, Op. 3, No. 6 (pub. 1768-1769)
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Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
String Quartet No. 5 in E-flat major, Op. 3, No. 5 (pub. 1768-1769)
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Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
String Quartet No. 4 in G major, Op. 3, No. 4 (pub. 1768-1769)
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Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
String Quartet No. 3 in B-flat major, Op. 3, No. 3 (pub. 1768-1769)
Ensemble Vox Aurae
Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
String Quartet No. 2 in F major, Op. 3, No. 2 (pub. 1768-1769)
Doležal Quartet
Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
String Quartet No. 2 in F major, Op. 3, No. 2 (pub. 1768-1769)
Ensemble Vox Aurae
Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781)
String Quartet No. 1 in A major, Op. 3, No. 1 (pub. 1768-1769)
Ensemble Vox Aurae
Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga (1806-1826)
String Quartet No. 1 in d minor (c. 1823)
Fine Arts Quartet
Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga (1806-1826)
String Quartet No. 1 in d minor (c. 1823)
Chilingirian Quartet
Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga (1806-1826)
String Quartet No. 1 in d minor (c. 1823)
Cuarteto Casals
Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga (1806-1826)
String Quartet No. 2 in A major (c. 1823)
Cuarteto Casals
Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga (1806-1826)
String Quartet No. 3 in E-flat major (c. 1823)
Cuarteto Casals
Osvaldo Golijov (born 1960)
Qohelet for String Quartet (2011)
Saint Lawrence String Quartet
Franz Krommer (1759-1831)
String Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 18, No. 3 (pub. 1800)
Quartetto di Milano
Franz Krommer (1759-1831)
String Quartet in A major, Op. 18, No. 2 (pub. 1800)
Quartetto di Milano
Franz Krommer (1759-1831)
String Quartet in D major, Op. 18, No. 1 (pub. 1800)
Quartetto di Milano
Friedrich Schwindl (1737-1786)
String Quartet in D major, Op. 7, No. 4 (pub. c. 1770)
Hof-Capelle Carlsruhe
Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga (1806-1826)
String Quartet No. 3 in E-flat major (c. 1823)
Melos Quartet
Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga (1806-1826)
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Fine Arts Quartet
Christian Ernst Graf (1723-1804)
String Quartet in G major, Op. 17, No. 3 (pub. c. 1777)
Via Nova Quartett
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String Quartet in g minor, Op. 17, No. 1 (pub. c. 1777)
Via Nova Quartett

Composers born on January 28

Richard Danielpour (born 1956)
Nationality: American
Born: January 28, 1956, New York City (age 67)
John Tavener (1944-2013)
Nationality: English
Born: January 28, 1944, London Died: November 12, 2013, Dorset (age 69)
Luis de Pablo (born 1930)
Nationality: Spanish
Born: January 28, 1930, Bilbao (age 93)
Vittorio Rieti (1898-1994)
Nationality: American | Italian
Born: January 28, 1898, Alexandria, Egypt Died: February 19, 1994, New York (age 96)
Julián Carrillo (1875-1965)
Nationality: Mexican
Born: January 28, 1875, Ahualulco, San Luis Potosí Died: September 9, 1965, San Angél (age 90)
Gregor Werner (1693-1766)
Nationality: Austrian
Born: January 28, 1693, Ybbs an der Donau Died: March 3, 1766, Eisenstadt, Burgenland (age 73)
Antonio Bruni (1757-1821)
Nationality: Italian
Born: January 28, 1757, Cuneo Died: August 6, 1821, Cuneo (age 64)
Karel Jirák (1891-1972)
Nationality: Czech
Born: January 28, 1891, Prague Died: January 30, 1972, Chicago (age 81)
Constantin Regamey (1907-1982)
Nationality: Swiss | Russian | Polish
Born: January 28, 1907, Kiev Died: December 27, 1982, Lausanne (age 75)
Elliot Griffis (1893-1967)
Nationality: American
Born: January 28, 1893, Boston, MA Died: June 8, 1967, Los Angeles, CA (age 74)
Johann Ernst Bach (1722-1777)
Nationality: German
Born: January 28, 1722, Eisenach Died: September 1, 1777, Eisenach (age 55)
Joseph Boulnois (1884-1918)
Nationality: French
Born: January 28, 1884, Verneuil-en-Halatte Died: October 20, 1918, Chalaines (age 34)
Franz Wüllner (1832-1902)
Nationality: German
Born: January 28, 1832, Münster Died: September 7, 1902, Braunfels (age 70)
Felicia Donceanu (1931-2022)
Nationality: Romanian
Born: January 28, 1931, Bacău Died: January 21, 2022 (age 91)
Michael Head (1900-1976)
Nationality: English
Born: January 28, 1900, Eastbourne, England Died: August 24, 1976, Cape Town, South Africa (age 76)
Leonid Hrabovsky (born 1935)
Nationality: Ukrainian
Born: January 28, 1935, Kiev (age 88)
Hans Bullerian (1885-1948)
Nationality: German
Born: January 28, 1885, Sondershausen Died: January 20, 1948, Zeuthen (age 63)
Ferdinand Hérold (1791-1833)
Nationality: French | Alsatian
Born: January 28, 1791, Paris Died: January 19, 1833 (age 42)
Frederic Lamond (1868-1948)
Nationality: Scottish
Born: January 28, 1868, Glasgow Died: February 21, 1948, Stirling (age 80)

Composers who died on January 28

Reynaldo Hahn (1874-1947)
Nationality: French
Born: August 9, 1874, Caracas Died: January 28, 1947, Paris (age 72)
Trevor Hold (1939-2004)
Nationality: English
Born: September 21, 1939, Northampton Died: January 28, 2004, Wadenhoe (age 64)
Ján Jozef Rősler (1771-1813)
Nationality: Bohemian | Czech
Born: August 22, 1771, Banská Štiavnica Died: January 28, 1813, Prague (age 41)
Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov (1859-1935)
Nationality: Russian | Soviet
Born: November 19, 1859, Gatchina Died: January 28, 1935, Moscow (age 75)
Jef Van Durme (1907-1965)
Nationality: Belgian
Born: May 7, 1907, Kemzeke-Waas Died: January 28, 1965, Brussels (age 57)
Poldowski (1879-1932)
Nationality: Polish | Belgian
Born: May 16, 1879, Ixelles, Brussels Died: January 28, 1932, London (age 52)
Augusta Holmès (1847-1903)
Nationality: French | Irish
Born: December 18, 1847, Paris Died: January 28, 1903, Paris (age 55)
Jacques de Menasce (1905-1960)
Nationality: Austrian | American
Born: August 19, 1905, Bad Ischl, Austria Died: January 28, 1960, Gstaad, Switzerland (age 54)
Ernst Linko (1889-1960)
Nationality: Finnish
Born: July 14, 1889, Tampere Died: January 28, 1960, Helsinki (age 70)

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