String Quartet in D major (Schoenberg, Arnold)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1897.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet in D major
Alternative. Title
Composer Schoenberg, Arnold
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAS 52
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
I. Allegro molto
II. Intermezzo. Andantino grazioso (F minor)
III. Theme and Variations. Andante con moto (B minor)
IV. Allegro - Presto
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1897
First Performance. 1898-04-17 in Vienna, Wiener Tonkünstler-Verein (private)
1898-12-20 in Vienna (public)
First Publication. 1966 – London: Faber
Average DurationAvg. Duration 27 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello