String quartet no. 2 (1959)

String quartet no. 2 (1959)

 

Name:
Carter, Elliott, 1908-2012, Ditson Fund Recordings Archive, Composers String Quartet
Title:
String quartet no. 2 (1959)
Other Titles:
Three string quartets of Elliott Carter with spoken commentary by the composer
Collection Name:
Ditson Fund Recordings Archive.
Subjects:
String quartets, Carter, Elliott, 1908-2012, and Quartets
Format:
music and sound recordings
Genre:
music and sound recordings
Date:
Jan. 28, 1975
Physical Description:
1 online resource (3 audio files : 1496, 1320, 740 mb)
Note (Funding):
Grammy Foundation Archiving & Preservation Grant
Note:
The program was repeated on Jan. 30, 1975 with different commentary by the composer. For this performance see DITSON106.01-03.Originally recorded under the auspices of The Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University.Forms part of: Ditson Fund Recordings Archive.Digitization of original acetate sound recording (3 sound tape reels : analog ; 10 in.)File numbers: DIT.105.01-03.CD identification no.:701221311824 (CD-ROM 1); 701221311825 (CD-ROM 2); 701221311826 (CD-ROM 3)Numbers on original item: 114 (tape 1); 113 (tape 2); 118 (tape 3); additional numbers: 246 (tape 1); 245 (tape 2); 250 (tape 3).Recorded: Jan. 28, 1975
Note (Performers):
Composers String Quartet.
Language:
No linguistic content
Contents:
File 1. String quartet no. 2 (1959) (01:16-21:53) ; Composer's general comments & comments on the 3rd quartet (22:10-45:22) -- File 2. Composer's comments on the 3rd quartet (con't) (00:01-05:52) ; String quartet no. 3 (1971) (07:21-26:34) ; Composer's comments on the 1st quartet (27:14-33:40) -- File 3. String quartet no. 1 (1951) (00:27-37:30)
Library Location:
Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
14413044
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-b9cz-fj51