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Arnold  Schoenberg [Schönberg]

Arnold Schoenberg (1874-1951)

Nationality: Austrian | Jewish
Born: September 13, 1874, Vienna
Died: July 13, 1951, Los Angeles (age 76)
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String Quartet No. 4, Op. 37

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
I. Allegro molto - Energico
II. Comodo
III. Largo
IV. Allegro
Composed: 1936 (age 61-62)
First performance: January 8, 1937. Los Angeles, University of California at Los Angeles, Josiah Royce Hall, Kolisch Quartet
Published: 1939 (age 64-65)
Dedication: To the ideal patron of chamber music Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge and to the ideal interpreters of it The Kolisch Quartet
Duration: 32 minutes (approximately)
4 recordings, 16 videos
9:07
LaSalle Quartet
I. Allegro molto - Energico
7:10
LaSalle Quartet
II. Comodo
7:32
LaSalle Quartet
III. Largo
8:03
LaSalle Quartet
IV. Allegro
8:12
Kolisch Quartet
I. Allegro molto - Energico
7:58
Kolisch Quartet
II. Comodo
9:07
Kolisch Quartet
III. Largo
7:40
Kolisch Quartet
IV. Allegro
9:39
New Vienna String Quartet
I. Allegro molto - Energico
8:40
New Vienna String Quartet
II. Comodo
7:53
New Vienna String Quartet
III. Largo
8:57
New Vienna String Quartet
IV. Allegro
9:24
Schoenberg Quartet
I. Allegro molto - Energico
8:22
Schoenberg Quartet
II. Comodo
8:10
Schoenberg Quartet
III. Largo
8:28
Schoenberg Quartet
IV. Allegro
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