String Quartet No.2 in B minor (Weber, Joseph Miroslav)

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Performer Pages Steve's Bedroom Band (string quartet)
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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Copenhagen/Leipzig: Wilhelm Hansen. n.d.[1892]. Plate 11108.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.2 in B minor
Alternative. Title Preis-Quartett
Composer Weber, Joseph Miroslav
Key B minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Allegretto
II. Minuetto moderato
III. Comodo
IV. Allegro furioso
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1891
First Performance. 1892 April 27 (New System), St. Petersburg, Russia
First Publication. 1892 – Copenhagen/Leipzig: Wilhelm Hansen
Dedication Ernst Ludwig, Grossherzog von Hessen und bei Rhein etc.
Average DurationAvg. Duration 23 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 Violins, Viola, Violoncello

Misc. Comments

First movement only played (Urtheilspruch) and awarded first prize in a competition by Tchaikovsky, Napravnik, Rimsky-Korsakov and Laroche March 1892. Quartet premiered April 1892.