String Quartet No.2, Op.5 (Veit, Václav)



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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Friedrich Hofmeister, n.d.[1838]. Plate 2289.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.4303, n.d.[1996-2010].
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Veit, Václav
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.5
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IVV 7
Key E major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4:
  1. Introduzione (Sostenuto) - Allegro vivace
  2. Adagio cantabile quasi Andante
  3. Scherzo: Presto
  4. Rondo: Allegro non tanto
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1835
First Publication. 1838 or earlier
Dedication F.G. Pixis II (1786–1842) (Johann Peter Pixis' elder brother)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
Primary Sources *RISM 550280676
D-KNh R 1481