String Quartets – Volume I

(Early String Quartets) Study Score

String Quartets – Volume I

(Early String Quartets) Study Score

Series: Henle Study Scores Publisher: Henle Urtext Edition Format: Softcover Composers: Franz Joseph Haydn, Joseph Haydn Editors: Gottfried Greiner, Georg Feder

The Weinzierl castle in Lower Austria, which still stands today, can be considered to be the birthplace of a chamber music genre, which is firmly established in our present-day repertoire. The young Haydn was invited to spend some time at this place by a wealthy musical friend and often met up with the steward at the castle, the castle priest and the cellist Anton Albrechtsberger to make music. Although his first two works for “2 violins, viola and bass” still have five movements, their musical value establishes the success of the string quartet in its own right.

  • Haydn: Appendix: “Serenaden-Quartett” F major op. 3, 5 Hob. III:17 (now attributed to Roman Hofstett
  • Haydn: Quartet A major op. 2,1 Hob. III:7
  • Haydn: Quartet B flat major op. 1, 1 Hob. III:1
  • Haydn: Quartet B flat major op. 2,6 Hob. III:12
  • Haydn: Quartet C major op. 1,6 Hob. III:6
  • Haydn: Quartet D major op. 1,3 Hob. III:3
  • Haydn: Quartet E flat major op. 1,2 Hob. III:2
  • Haydn: Quartet E flat major op. 1,0 Hob. II:6
  • Haydn: Quartet E major op. 2,2 Hob. III:8
  • Haydn: Quartet F major op. 2,4 Hob. III:10
  • Haydn: Quartet G major op. 1,4 Hob. III:4
  • String Quartet

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