Romantic Pieces for String Quartet

John Kember

Romantic Pieces for String Quartet

Schott ED 12437

These arrangements take famous and well-loved pieces from the romantic period and present them scored for string quartets. Each arrangement is true to the style and intention of the original piece.

First published in 1994, Romantic Pieces for String Quartet is intended for Grades 5 to 8. It has 9 arrangements on 11 pages and includes separate parts for each instrument.
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These pieces are by a variety of well-known composers:

Polovtsian Dances-'Prince Igor'
Borodin
Humoresque Op.101, No. 7
Dvorak
Andantino-'La forza del destino'
Verdi
Sehnsuchtig Op. 7, No.6
Mendelssohn
Studenternes Serenade Op. 73, No 6
Grieg
Golliwog’s Cake-Walk - 'Children’s Corner'
Debussy
Tango Op.165 No 2
Albinez
A Deserted Farm - Op. 51, No 8
MacDowell
Three Little Maids from School - 'The Mikado'
Sullivan

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To a Wild Rose (Schott)
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These arrangements take famous and well-loved pieces from the baroque period and present them scored for string quartets. Each arrangement is true to the style and intention of the original piece.
Classical Pieces for String Quartet (Schott)
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