String Quartet No.8 (McEwen, John Blackwood)

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 Violin I
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SIBLEY1802.8196.c2c7-39087009405392violin 1.pdf
Publisher Info.:

London: Cary & Co., 1916. Plate C.B. 126.


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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.8
Alternative Title String Quartet No.8 "Biscay" (or No.6)
Composer McEwen, John Blackwood
Key A major
Movements/Sections 3:
  1. "Le Phare"
  2. "Les Dunes"
  3. "La Racleuse" (Scherzo)
Year/Date of Composition 1913
First Performance 1915, London String Quartet
First Publication 1916
Dedication The London String Quartet
Average Duration 17 minutes
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 Violins, Viola, Cello

Misc. Comments

See WorldCat
for 1913 date, and these PDF program notes ((c) 2003, Levon Chilingirian) re the 1915 first performance.

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