Piano Quartet No.1

Gabriel Fauré

Piano Quartet No.1 in C minor

Op. 15

About this work...

Looking back in 1922, Fauré noted that "The fact of the matter is that before 1870 I would not have dreamt of composing a sonata or a quartet. At that time a young musician had no chance of getting such works performed. It was only after Saint-Saëns had founded the National Music Society in 1871, the chief function of ...