String Quartet #16

Appleby Catalogue W number: 
W526
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The 16th String Quartet was written in Paris in 1955, and dedicated to Mindinha.

Movements:

  1. Allegro non troppo
  2. Molto andante - quasi adagio
  3. Vivace - scherzo
  4. Molto allegro
Instrumentation: 

String Quartet

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Published by Max Eschig, Paris.

Performances: 

The premiere performance was by the Quarteto Rio de Janeiro, on September 13, 1958, in Rio.There are five records in the Villa-Lobos Concerts database as of February 2012.

Category: 
Chamber Music