String Quartet No.2, Op.12 (Caetani, Roffredo)

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Sheet Music

Scores and Parts

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Mainz: Schott, n.d.[1907]. Plate 28062.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Caetani, Roffredo
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.12
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IRC 7
Key F minor (ends in G minor)
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
I. Allegro Moderato ( = 120) - Lento - Allegro
II. Molto lento ( = 72)
III. Presto ( = 160) - Più moderato ( = 132) - Presto
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1904
First Publication. 1907
Dedication Elisabeth de Caraman Chimay, Comtesse Greffulhe. (Related to Louise de Mercy-Argenteau de Carman-Chimay?)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20-25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello

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  • Quartet no.2: quartet no.1 in D major, his opus 1, was published ca. 1888.

Recorded in 2016. (A review of CD gives 1909 as date, which is a little confusing as this is later even than the publication date, not even the composition date...)