String Quartet #15

Appleby Catalogue W number: 
W523
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The 15th String Quartet was written in New York in 1954, and dedicated to the New Music String Quartet.

Movements:

  1. Allegro non troppo
  2. Moderato
  3. Scherzo - vivo
  4. Allegro
Instrumentation: 

String Quartet

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Published by Max Eschig, Paris.Villa-Lobos, Heitor. 1977. Quinzieme quatuor a cordes (2 violons, alto, violoncelle). Paris: Editions Max Eschig. 

Performances: 

The premiere was by the Julliard String Quartet in Washington DC, in April 1958.There are 4 records in the Villa-Lobos Concerts database for this String Quartet as of March 2012. 

Category: 
Chamber Music