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String Quartets Volume 1 (Italian Quartets, Salzburg Divertimenti)

Set of Parts

By Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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String Quartet (Parts)
Set of Parts. Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791). Edited by Wolf-Dieter Seiffert. Ensemble. Classical. Softcover. G. Henle #HN1120. Published by G. Henle (HL.51481120).

Item Number: HL.51481120

9.0x12.0x0.625 inches.

This volume brings together Mozart's youthful attempts at this later so central genre of the string quartet: the astonishing "Lodi Quartet" K. 80 by the only fourteen-year-old composer, the three "Quartet-Divertimenti" K. 136-138 which are also readily played by chamber orchestras, and Mozart's first true string-quartet cycle K. 155-160 which was composed during his third (north-)Italian journey in 1772/73. Mozart's cleanly written scores of all the compositions have been preserved so that the edition stands on a secure foundation. In his informative commentary, Wolf-Dieter Seiffert, the experienced Mozart editor at G. Henle Publishers, devotes a separate, comprehensive explanatory section to the well-known articulation problem "dot or wedge." The Armida Quartet provided artistic input for this edition.

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