String Quartet No. 2

György Ligeti

String Quartet No. 2

About this work...

Near the very end of György Ligeti's Second String Quartet, there's an uncanny moment -- far too private to be the icon it should be -- where the work's previous 20 minutes suddenly seem to vanish, and the spirit reveals itself. Four and a half movements of the most myriad variance have passed; all manner of texture an... read more

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