String Quartet No.17, W537 (Villa-Lobos, Heitor)



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Publisher. Info. Paris: Max Eschig, 1977. Plate M.E. 7982.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.17
Alternative. Title
Composer Villa-Lobos, Heitor
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. W537
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro non troppo
  2. Molto lento
  3. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
  4. Allegro vivace
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1957
First Performance. 1959-10-16, Washington, DC, USA (Library of Congress)
Budapest String Quartet
First Publication. 1977
Dedication Mindinha
Average DurationAvg. Duration 15–20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 Violins, Viola, and Cello
External Links Villa-Lobos site (IU)

Misc. Comments

Library of Congress performance. See LoC record.