String Quartet No.3, Op.7 (Veit, Václav)



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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1839]. Plate 6175.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.4304, n.d.[1996-2010].
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.3
Alternative. Title
Composer Veit, Václav
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.7
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IVV 8
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Allegro moderato e pathetico ( = 116)
  2. Menuetto: Allegretto ( = 69) - Alternativo
  3. Andante (A major.  = 76.)
  4. Finale: Allegro molto ( = 138)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1838
First Performance. 1840
First Publication. 1839
Dedication Comte Ed[o]uard Clam-Gallas
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30-35 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
Primary Sources CZ-Pk A-I-R 59 (1843 Skolaudy abschrift?)
CZ-Pu 59 R 2148 (František Novák abschrift, 1855)

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Metronome marks from the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin first edition scans here.

Composition dates from Brezina's program notes to 2016 recording of nos. 1 & 2.