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|Work Title||String Quartet No.3|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||Op.20|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||IHS 2|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1918?|
|Dedication||F. Hirt, H. Koetcher, H. and W. Treichler|
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||35 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||2 violins, viola, cello|
|Extra Information||The 2nd movement is based on a tune written for a setting of C.F. Meyer's (1825-1898) Morgenlied, which refers to a blackbird's song (Amstelrufe). The poem is included in the score.|
Given its recording premiere? in 2013 on a CD with Suter's other 2 string quartets by the BeethovenQuartett ().
Geidel of Leipzig is given as the publisher but I believe Musiques Suisses as confused the engraver (Geidel) with the publisher (Eulenburg?).