String Quartets, Op. 20

Joseph Haydn composed his six String Quartets, Op. 20, in 1772. These quartets are among the works that earned him the name "the father of the string quartet." In these pieces Haydn develops compositional techniques that were to define the medium for the next 200 years, so they are considered a milestone in the history of composition.

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Sheet Music

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Sheet Music String Quartets, Op. 20 - 1. Quartet in E♭ major, Hob. III:31 Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music String Quartets, Op. 20 - 2. Quartet in C major, Hob. III:32 Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music String Quartets, Op. 20 - 3. Quartet in G minor, Hob. III:33 Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music String Quartets, Op. 20 - 4. Quartet in D major, Hob. III:34 Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music String Quartets, Op. 20 - 5. Quartet in F minor, Hob. III:35 Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music String Quartets, Op. 20 - 6. Quartet in A major, Hob. III:36 Preview Favorite Download

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Recording Quartet in D major, Hob. III 34 Favorite Download

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