String Quartet #14

Appleby Catalogue W number: 
W519
Year Composed: 

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The 14th String Quartet was written in Rio in 1953, and dedicated to the Stanley Quartet.

Movements:

  1. Allegro
  2. Andante
  3. Scherzo - Vivace
  4. Molto Allegro 

Thesis: PERFORMANCE ASPECTS OF STRING QUARTETS NUMBER 12, 13 AND 14 BY HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS

Instrumentation: 

String Quartet

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Published by Max Eschig, Paris.

Villa-Lobos, Heitor. 1958. Quatorzième quatuor a cordes: 2 violons, alto, violoncelle. Paris: M. Eschig. 

Performances: 

The premiere performance was by the Stanley Quartet, on August 11, 1954, in the U.S.

There are two records in the Villa-Lobos Concerts database for this String Quartet as of March 2012. 

Category: 
Chamber Music