quartet repertoire by Date Written

Composer & Work

Purcell Viol Fantasias No. 4-12

Haydn
     Op. 20, No. 2 in C Major
     Op. 20, No. 4 in D Major
     Op. 20, No. 6 in A Major
     Op. 33, No. 3 "The Bird" in C Major
     "Seven Last Words", Op. 51
     Op. 54, No. 2 in C Major
     Op. 74, No. 3 "Rider" in g minor
     Op. 77, No. 2 in F Major

Mozart
     Adagio & Fugue in c minor, K546
     Quartet in D Major, K575

Beethoven
     Op. 18, No. 2 in G Major
     Op. 59, No. 2 in e minor
     Op. 135, in F Major

Schubert
     Quartettsatz in C minor, D703
     "Death and the Maiden", D810, No. 14 in d minor

Mendelssohn Op. 13, No. 2 in a minor

Brahms Op. 51, No. 2 in a minor

Grieg Quartet in g minor, Op. 27

Dvořák No. 10 in Eb Major, op. 51

Wolf Italian Serenade

Puccini "Crisantemi"

Ravel Quartet in F Major

Webern Langsamer Satz

Bridge
     Three Idylls
     Quartet No. 4

Bartók Quartet No. 1

Elgar Quartet in e minor, Op. 83

Janáček Quartet No. 1, "Kreutzer Sonata" 

Korngold No. 2 in Eb Major

Britten
     Three Divertimenti
     Quartet No. 1 in D Major
     Quartet No. 3

Tippett Quartet No. 2

Giacento Scelsi Quartet No. 4 

Shostakovich No. 9 in Eb Major, Op. 117

Crumb “Black Angels” 

William Alwyn Quartet No. 2 "Spring Waters"

Graham Fitkin "A Small Quartet"

Adès "Arcadiana"

Howard Skempton "Catch" 

Birtwistle Quartet "Tree of Strings" 

Emma-Ruth Richards "Marinele de predare plange" 

Alasdair Spratt Quartet

Whiteside Quartet No. 3

Colin Matthews Quartet No. 4

Dr. Ben Hackbarth "Liquid Study I" for Electric Quartet

Date

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Time

3-5' each


20'
26'
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60-70'
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36'
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Larger Ensembles by date written

Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K. 581

Schubert Cello Quintet in C Major, D956

Schumann Piano Quintet in Eb Major, Op. 44

Brahms Piano Quintet in f minor, Op. 34

Britten "Noye's Fludde"

Morton Feldman Two Pieces for Clarinet and String Quartet

Penderecki Clarinet Quartet 

Howard Skempton Clarinet Quintet

Tavener "Towards Silence"

David Bruce "Gumboots" Clarinet Quintet

Ellerby "Memento (Terezin)" Clarinet Quintet

Ray Lustig "Latency Cannons"

Harry Whalley "Entangled Music of Gödel Escher Bach"

Aaron Holloway-Nahum - "Arrangements of Five"

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22'