4 Pieces for String Quartet, Op.81 (Mendelssohn, Felix)

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Editor Julius Rietz (1812–1877)
Publisher. Info. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdys Werke, Serie 6 (pp.264-83)
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875. Plate M.B. 28.
Reprinted Mineola: Dover Publications, 1978
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Editor Julius Rietz (1812-1877)
Publisher. Info. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy's Kompositionen.
Quartette für 2 Violinen, Bratsche, und Violoncell, Opp.12, 13, 44, 80, 81

Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(1878). Plate 6003
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Brandus et Cie., n.d.[1850]. Plate B. & Cie. 5088.
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Arranger Friedrich Brissler (1818-1893)
Publisher. Info. Quartette für das Pianoforte zu vier Händen
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Arranger Ludwig Stark (1831-1884)
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Arranger George Cooper Jr. (1820-1876)
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Work Title 4 Pieces for String Quartet, Op.81
Alternative. Title
Composer Mendelssohn, Felix
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.81
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 pieces
  1. Tema con Variazioni. Andante Sostenuto (E major)
  2. Scherzo. Allegro leggiero (A minor)
  3. Capriccio. Andante con moto (E minor)
  4. Fuga. A tempo ordinario. (E major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1843-47
First Publication. 1850
Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 
Premiere série, 39e année, 53e de la collection, Nº 38,
21 Septembre 1850, page 492, registration 232.
Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1850), p.38
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello


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