3 Quartets, Op.64 (Brahms, Johannes)



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Editor First edition [November 1874]
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(1874). Plate 5705, 5706.
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Publisher. Info. Quartette fĂĽr vier Solostimmen (oder gemischten Chor) und Klavier (No.3911)
Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.[ca.1925]. Plate 10516.
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Publisher. Info. Sämtliche Werke, Band 20:
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Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1926-27. Plate J.B. 103.
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General Information

Work Title 3 Quartets
Alternative. Title 3 Quartetten
Composer Brahms, Johannes
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.64
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 99
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 songs:
  1. An die Heimat. Bewegt, doch nicht zu schnell
  2. Der Abend. Ruhig
  3. Fragen. Andante con moto
Text Incipit see below
  1. Heimat! Heimat!
  2. Senke, strahlender Gott
  3. Mein liebes Herz, was ist dir?
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1864 (No.1), 1874 (Nos.2 and 3)
First Publication. 1874
Librettist see below
  1. Otto Inkermann (1823–1862) (as C. O. Sternau)
  2. Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805)
  3. Georg Friedrich Daumer (1800-1875)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 13 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation soprano, alto, tenor, bass, piano
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