String Quartet No.6

Béla Bartók

String Quartet No.6

Sz. 114, BB119

About this work...

Bartók's last completed quartet exemplifies the composer's continuing search for new forms, even as he sought to distill and clarify his mode of expression. The form he devised for the String Quartet No. 6 is ingenious: each movement is preceded by an introductory section marked "Mesto" ("sadly"), with increasing compl... read more