Four Quarters, The


by Thomas Adès

String Quartet
String Quartet
Commissioned by the Carnegie Hall Corporation
First Performance
12.3.11, Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York, USA: Emerson String Quartet

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Programme Notes
The Four Quarters Op.28 i - Nightfalls ii - Serenade: Morning Dew iii - Days iv - The Twenty-fifth Hour

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