String Quartet No.1, Op.3 (Veit, Václav)



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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Friedrich Hofmeister, n.d.[1836]. Plate 2115.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.4302, n.d.[1996-2010].
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.1
Alternative. Title
Composer Veit, Václav
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.3
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IVV 6
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Menuetto. Allegretto
  3. Hymne russe. Andante con moto
  4. Finale. Presto agitato
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1834
First Performance. 1835 or earlier
First Publication. 1836
Dedication Thibaud Hartzer
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
Primary Sources CZ-Pk A-I-R 54 (Skolaudy 1843 abschrift)

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Recorded on Toccata Classics TOCC0335 (2016) ("VEIT, W.H.: String Quartets (Complete), Vol. 1 (Kertész Quartet)".) Composition date from Ales Brezina's notes for that recording.