String Quartet in G minor (Büttner, Paul)

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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: F.E.C. Leuckart, n.d.[1917]. Plate F.E.C.L. 7709.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet in G minor
Alternative. Title
Composer Büttner, Paul
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IPB 2
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 sections and 2 interludes.
I. Erstes Haupstück: Allegro. Leidenschaftlich bewegt.
II. Erstes Zwischenspiel (Sinnig hingleitend)
III. Zweites Hauptstück (Gemütlich phantastisch)
IV. Zweites Zwischenspiel (Adagio: Andächtig versunken.)
V. Drittes Hauptstück (Finale: Lebendig und heftig)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1914
First Performance. 1914 ca.?
First Publication. 1914 by F.E.C. Leuckart (parts)

1917 (score)

Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 Violins, viola, cello
External Links Preface by Christoph Schlüren, 2016, with translation by Bradford Robinson (gives date of 1916 and premiere date of 1917 (Striegler Quartet), but "Ehrenpreis... 1914" on title page of score suggests an earlier date.)

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Perhaps revised 1916? Date given as 1916 in Peter Voigt's catalog of Büttner's works.