String Quartet, Op.83 (Elgar, Edward)



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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Novello, 1919. Plate 14566.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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4 more: Violin 1 • Violin 2 • Viola • Cello

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Publisher. Info. London: Novello & Co., 1919.
Reprinted Boca Raton: Masters Music Publications, 1995. Catalog M 2431.
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Piacevole (No.2)

For Organ (West)

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Arranger John Ebenezer West (1863-1929)
Publisher. Info. Organ Arrangements (No.59)
London: Novello & Co., Ltd., 1920. Plate 14707.
Misc. Notes Remark on the first page of the score: "The shortened version of the movement adopted for this arrangement has the approval of the composer."
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I. Allegro moderato
II. Piacevole
III. Allegro molto (Escher String Quartet, February 28 2013, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center) Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title String Quartet
Alternative. Title
Name Translations Quatuor à cordes d'Elgar; 弦楽四重奏曲 (エルガー); Streichquartett; Quartetto per archi
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 180033666; LCCN: no96012419; NLA: 35371328
Composer Elgar, Edward
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.83
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEE 83
Key E minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
I. Allegro moderato ( = 80)
II. Piacevole (poco andante) ( = 104)
III. Allegro molto ( = 132)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1918
First Performance. 1919-05-21 in London, Wigmore Hall
Albert Sammons and W.H. Reed (violins), Raymond Jeremy (viola), Felix Salmond (cello)
First Publication. 1919
Dedication The Brodsky Quartet
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
Discography MusicBrainz
External Links Wikipedia article
Elgar Society
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