String Quartet No.2, Op.2 (Chadwick, George Whitefield)



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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Holograph manuscript, 1878, November.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Chadwick, George Whitefield
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.2 ; F. 31 ; L.5.3
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Andante — Allegro con brio (C major)
II. Andante espressivo ma non troppo lento (G major)
III. Scherzo. Allegro risoluto ma moderato (E minor)
IV. Finale. Allegro molto vivace (C major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1878, November
First Performance. 1879-05-30 in Leipzig, Salle des Gewandhauses
Leipzig Conservatory Prufungskonzert, Student ensemble
First Publication. 2006 – Madison: A-R Editions
Dedication Salomon Jadassohn
Average DurationAvg. Duration 27 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
Extra Information Chadwick arranged the second movement for sting orchestra in 1882 (published?)