String Quartet in A major (Peters, Guido)

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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1918. Plate U.E. 5894.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet in A major
Alternative. Title Streichquartett A dur
Composer Peters, Guido
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGP 3
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3/4 movements (finale follows without a break)
  1. In ruhiger Bewegung (Allegretto poco vivo) - poco vivo - ruhiger - etwas ruhiger werdend - Erregt, leidenschaftlich im Ausdruck
  2. Rasch- Etwas bewegtes Menuett-Tempo - Bewegt, sehr zart, leicht beschwingt
    Dieser Zwischensatz ist durchwegs sehr leise zu halten (ausgenommen die zwei Forte-Stellen.)
  3. Sehr langsam und gemessen (Adagio) - Tempo und Charakter des 1.Satzes - Tempo und Charakter des 2.Satzes - Tempo und Charakter des 3.Satzes (Adagio) - (4.) Ruhig- bewegt - Ebenso (noch etwas ruhiger); Allegretto
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1911–1912
First Performance. 1912 November 29, Prague, Brüssler-Quartet
First Publication. 1918, Universal-Edition
Dedication Poss. Brüssler Quartet??
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello

Misc. Comments

Seems to have been premiered after the Fitzner-Quartet's 1911 premiere of his C minor "No.2" quartet? Odd... - ES