Forbidden Music Regained


Leo Smit Stichting
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1er quatuor

By Sem Dresden

genre
Chamber music
instrumentation
String Quartet (2 violins, viola, cello) (2vl vla vc)
year
1924
status
published score
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Details

Allegro ma non troppo
Andante
Vovo e leggiero
Allegro

Published: 1925, Paris, Senart

NMI catalogue application number: 11844

About Sem Dresden

Sem Dresden

Despite his German-oriented teachers, Sem Dresden felt attracted early on to modern French music. He developed his own refined and sober style, composing his entire life. Dresden was of pivotal importance to Dutch musical life, working as a choral conductor and director of the conservatories in Amsterdam and The Hague. His legendary composition classes had a major impact during the interwar period.

by Geert van den Dungen