Composition database

This is the Composition Database of BMC, which includes information about works by composers that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary.

Title of the work

String Quartet No. 3


Original / Hungarian title
III. vonósnégyes
Foreign language / English title
String Quartet No. 3
Year of composition

Chamber Music
Number of players
strings: vl. 1, vl 2, vla., vlc.
Movements, parts
1. Andante con moto
2. Allegro vivace

Commissioned by
Hungarian Radio
Premiere information
18 November 1969, Hungarian Radio Broadcasting, Academy of Music, Budapest; Tátrai String Quartet
Publisher / Source
Editio Musica Budapest 1971, Z. 6442-43
Hungaroton HCD 32029, 2003 - Pro Camera String Quartet: Ildikó Line, Gerő Botár (vl.), Miklós Bányai (vla.), Béla Török (vlc.)