Performance materials

Quartet of string nº 2

Benet Casablancas (1956 - )

No customer reviews yet. Be the first.

Instrumentation:archi 4t
Duration:16 min

The composer wrote the second of his string quartets in August 1991, as a commission for the XII Granollers International Music Festival.

The premiere, after a preview in Sabadell, was entrusted to the Euridice Quartet from Amsterdam, and took place at the Museum of Granollers, near Barcelona, on 17 November of the same year.

This work, which followed the Five interludes written during the composer’s stay in Vienna in 1982-1983, was a return to a genre that he particularly admires.

It entails a change of scale that gives the piece greater formal and expressive ambition, while its language, without abandoning the rigour of motivic logic, becomes more ductile and its timbre more colourful.

Order material
> Do you want to buy the main score?

> More about Benet Casablancas

Customer reviews

Be the first to write a review for this item.


1. Quartet de corda nº2
Composer: Benet Casablancas
Title: Quartet of string nº 2
First Name*:
Rental way*:
No. of performances*:
*Required fields
RSS Subscription

All Content Copyright © 2014 Tritó S.L.
Enamorats, 35-37, baixos - 08013 Barcelona (Spain)
Phone: +34 933 426 175
Hours: Monday to Friday (9am - 6pm) GMT+01:00
Payment methods:
Payment methods
Certified by:
Payment methods