String Quartet No.2, Op.45 (Stanford, Charles Villiers)
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First edition (reprint)
Leipzig: Ernst Eulenburg, 1891. Plate E.E. 1001.
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|Work Title||String Quartet No.2|
|Composer||Stanford, Charles Villiers|
|Year/Date of Composition||1891, partially at Llandudno, North Wales|
|First Performance||1894 February 13, Prince's Hall, CUMS Quartet|
|Average Duration||25 minutes|
|Composer Time Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||2 violins, viola, cello|
Charles Villiers Stanford Man and Musician (Jeremy Dibble, Oxford University Press, 2002, page 232)
Gompertz led the CUMS quartet in the premiere of the quartet no.1 in G (in February 1892- it was commissioned to be premiered then.)