Elegy for String Quartet, Op.62 (Achron, Joseph)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1927., April 10
Misc. Notes 1st version of 1927, in string quartet form. Also available at the National Library of Israel's Achron Collection.
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General Information

Work Title Elegy for String Quartet or String Orchestra
Alternative. Title
Composer Achron, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.62
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJA 4
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1927
First Publication. 1947 - Tel Aviv : Edition J. Naidat
Dedication In Memory of Joel Engel
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello or string orchestra

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Op.62 also belongs to his epitaph for large orchestra and choir in memorium Scriabin of 1915.