String Quartet No.3

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Benjamin Britten

String Quartet No.3 in G major

Op. 94

About this work...

When a composer of note writes a string quartet very near to his death, and we have reason to know that the composer felt the imminence of the end, the listener somehow expects a personal deathbed statement, as it were, from this most intimate of musical media. Britten's final quartet meets this expectation. It is in ... read more