String Quartet No.2 (Kontski, Karol de)

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 Complete parts (color)
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 Complete Parts (black and white)
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First edition

Publisher Info.:

Paris: Alfred Ikelmer et Cie., n.d.[1862]. Plate A.I. et Cie. 2999.


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Misc. Notes:

File #241970: low resolution color. Last page of violin 1 part comes after the final page of the cello part. File #266796: Original images: 400dpi, color jpg files approx. 4500 by 5800 pixels. Editing: re-sampled to 600dpi, converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, and set uniform margins. Lots of specks due to need for high black/white threshold. Title page carries library stamp of the Bibliothèque Imperiale with stamped date of 1862.


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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.2
Alternative Title
Composer Kontski, Karol de
Key C minor
Movements/Sections 4 movements
  1. Allegro con brio
  2. Andante (con molto il sentimento)
  3. Scherzo
  4. Allegretto
First Publication 1861? – Paris: Alfred Ikelmer et Cie.
Dedication Dr Handvogel
Composer Time Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello

Misc. Comments

Both quartets composed by 1862. Publication noted in the Journal de l'imprimerie et de la librairie en Belgique, vol.9, 1862.

Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 2e série, 51e année, Nº 9, 1 Mars 1862, p. 101, reg. 479.

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