String Quartet no. 2 in D major

The String Quartet no. 2 in D major was written in 1881 in Zhitovo, while Borodin was staying with his friend, the composer Nikolai Lodyzhensky. The year of its composition, also saw the composition of the symphonic poem In the Steppes of Central Asia; the quartet was premiered between 1881 and 1882.

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String Quartet no. 2 in D - Complete Score
String Quartet no. 2 in D - III. Notturno
String Quartet no. 2 in D - III. Notturno (transcription for cello and piano)
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Alexander Borodin

Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (12 November 1833 – 27 February 1887) was a Russian Romantic composer and chemist of Georgian–Russian parentage. He was ...