Dmitri (Dmitriyevich) Shostakovich

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)

Nationality: Russian | Soviet
Born: September 25, 1906, St. Petersburg
Died: August 9, 1975, Moscow (age 68)
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String Quartet No. 1 in C major, Op. 49

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
I. Moderato
II. Moderato
III. Allegro molto
IV. Allegro
Composed: 1938, May 30 - July 17 (age 31)
First performance: October 10, 1938. Leningrad, Glazunov Quartet
Duration: 15 minutes (approximately)
8 recordings, 26 videos
4:11
Aviv String Quartet
I. Moderato
4:26
Aviv String Quartet
II. Moderato
1:57
Aviv String Quartet
III. Allegro molto
3:07
Aviv String Quartet
IV. Allegro
4:29
Borodin Quartet
I. Moderato
4:36
Borodin Quartet
II. Moderato
2:06
Borodin Quartet
III. Allegro molto
3:09
Borodin Quartet
IV. Allegro
15:32
Brodsky Quartet
3:57
Emerson Quartet
I. Moderato
4:00
Emerson Quartet
II. Moderato
2:24
Emerson Quartet
III. Allegro molto
3:15
Emerson Quartet
IV. Allegro
5:19
Fitzwilliam String Quartet
I. Moderato
4:47
Fitzwilliam String Quartet
II. Moderato
2:05
Fitzwilliam String Quartet
III. Allegro molto
3:18
Fitzwilliam String Quartet
IV. Allegro
15:42
Fitzwilliam String Quartet (complete)
4:17
Pacifica Quartet
I. Moderato
4:45
Pacifica Quartet
II. Moderato
2:13
Pacifica Quartet
III. Allegro molto
3:17
Pacifica Quartet
IV. Allegro
4:19
Shostakovich Quartet
I. Moderato
4:45
Shostakovich Quartet
II. Moderato
1:54
Shostakovich Quartet
III. Allegro molto
2:51
Shostakovich Quartet
IV. Allegro