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||Leipzig: F.E.C. Leuckart, n.d.. Plate F.E.C.L. 4021.
||London: Merton Music, No.4390, 1999. Plate MM167.
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||String Quartet No.2
||Rheinberger, Josef Gabriel
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
- Allegretto (F major)
- Adagio (D major)
- Tempo di Menuetto - moderato (D minor)
- Introduction und Fuge. Adagio non troppo - Allegro (F major)
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1887-12-2, Heckmann Quartet, Steinway Hall, London, or (probably) earlier
||1888 – Leipzig: F.E.C. Leuckart
||Herrn Concertmeister Robert Heckmann freundlichst gewidmet
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||2 violins, 1 viola, 1 cello
Re 1887-12-2: an early performance but probably not the premiere. this from Musical Notes 1887 by Hermann Klein. This concert did contain the English premiere (at least, I am assuming- all Klein writes is, "for the first time"- perhaps it was the world premiere) of Sgambati's quartet.