String Quartet in E-flat major (1823) (Mendelssohn)

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The String Quartet in E-flat major is an early work composed by Felix Mendelssohn in 1823 but not published until 1879. The quartet was not assigned an opus number and is not numbered.

Movements[edit]

Like all of Mendelssohn's string quartets, this work has four movements:

  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Adagio non troppo
  3. Menuetto and Trio
  4. Fuga

A typical performance lasts just under 25 minutes.

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