String Quartet No.2, Op.5 (Becker, George)

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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Friedrich Hofmeister, n.d.[1857]. Plate 5286.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.2
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Composer Becker, George
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.5
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 Movements:
  1. Allegro non troppo
  2. Andante (E major)
  3. Menuetto. Allegro
  4. Rondo. Allegro non troppo
First Publication. 1857 – Leipzig: Hofmeister (Parts Plate 5286)
Dedication Emil Erlanger, Frankfurt a/M
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 Violins, viola, cello


Misc. Comments

Becker wrote at least 3 quartets for strings as well as a few cello sonatas among his (at least) 40 published Op. nos. (assuming all the "D.G. Becker"s listed in HMB are the same as this person and that CWRU is right that his name was David- well, that's a different question, too.)