String Quartet No.1 (Honegger, Arthur)

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Daphnis (2008/1/11)

Honegger - String Quartet No.1 (score).pdf
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Paris: Editions de la Sirene, 1921. Plate E.D. 43 L.S.

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Honegger - String Quartet No. 1 (parts).pdf
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Paris: Editions de la Sirène, 1921. Plate E.D. 44 L.S.

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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.1
Alternative Title
Composer Honegger, Arthur
Opus/Catalogue Number H 15
Key C minor
Movements/Sections 3 movements:
  1. Appassionato (violent et tourmenté)
  2. Adagio (très lent)
  3. Allegro (rude et rythmique) - Adagio
Year/Date of Composition 1917
First Performance 1919 June 20, Paris
Capelle Quartet
First Publication 1921
Dedication To Florent Schmitt
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 Violins, Viola and Cello
External Links Wikipedia article (French)


Misc. Comments

3 Versions:

1st version: 1913, 1915 (2 movements)
2nd version: incomplete, nearly finished by 17 March 1915
Final version: first movement finished July 1917; second movement finished March-April 1916; finale finished October 1917

See Arthur Honegger by Harry Halbreich (p.249 et seq.)

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