Piano Quartet No.2, Op.30 (Enescu, George)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. Paris: Salabert, 1965.
Reprinted Bucharest: Editura Muzicală a Uniunii Compozitorilor din R.P.R., 1968.
Misc. Notes Scanned from miniature study score.
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General Information

Work Title Piano Quartet No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Enescu, George
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.30
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGE 38
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Allegretto moderato ( = 69)
  2. Andante pensieroso ed espressivo ( = 50)
  3. Con moto moderato ( = 120) - Allegro agitato ( = 152)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1943 July-1944 May
First Performance. 1947 October 31, Washington DC
First Publication. 1965
Dedication A la mémoire de mon maître Gabriel Fauré
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation violin, viola, cello, piano
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Many recordings have "Allegro moderato" for the first movement in their notes (Chandos gets it right...), but the score has Allegretto.