String Quartet No.2, Op.35 (Draeseke, Felix)

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Editor First edition (reprint)
Engraver Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Fr. Kistner, n.d.[1887]. Plate 7010.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.4130, n.d.[1996-2010].
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Draeseke, Felix
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.35
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFD 42
Key E minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Allegro moderato - un poco agitato
  2. Scherzo. Allegro vivace
  3. Adagio, molto espressivo (C major)
  4. Finale. Allegro molto vivace
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1886 May
First Publication. 1887 – Leipzig: Fr. Kistner
Dedication Eduard Rappoldi
Average DurationAvg. Duration 32 minutes (25 without first movement repeat)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
External Links Edition Silvertrust
Draeseke Society essay