String Quartet in E minor, RT viii/8 (Delius, Frederick)

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 I. With animation - rather quieter
#95659 - 4.39MB, 14 pp. -  3.5/10 2 4 6 8 10 (6) - V/V/V - 1697x

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 II. Quick and lightly - rather broader
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 III. Late Swallows: Slow and wistfully
#95662 - 2.58MB, 8 (#23–30) pp. -  4.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1) - V/V/V - 924x

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 IV. Very quick and vigorously - With bright and elastic movement
#95663 - 3.77MB, 11 (#31–41) pp. -  4.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1) - V/V/V - 636x

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Publisher Info.:

London: Augener, 1922. Plate 16074 R.

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Public Domain [tag/del]

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General Information

Work Title String Quartet in E minor, RT viii/8
Alternative Title
Composer Delius, Frederick
Opus/Catalogue Number RT viii/8
Key E minor
Movements/Sections 3 or 4 movements (2 versions)
I. With animation
II. Quick and lightly
III. Late Swallows
IV. Very quick and vigorously
Year/Date of Composition 1916 June (3 movements)
1917 (4 movements)
First Performance 1916 November 17, London, Aeolian Hall (3-movement version)

1919 February 1, London (revised 4-movement version)

First Publication 1922 by Augener
Average Duration 28 minutes
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 Violins, viola, cello
External Links MPH preface (by Kevin 'O Regan, 2010)


Misc. Comments

Revised, "Quick and lightly" 2nd movement added, in 1917 after premiere in 1916 of first version.

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