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Alfred Schnittke

Publisher: G. Schirmer

String Trio (1985)
Work Notes
Available in the USA and Canada only
Universal Edition/VAAP
Works for 2-6 Players
Sub Category
String Trio
Year Composed
26 Minutes

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Programme Note
Alfred Schnittke String Trio (1985)

performance materials available from Universal Edition

  • 28 JAN 2013
    Knudsens, Holstebro, Denmark
    Ensemble MidtVest

    Other Dates:
    29 January - Ikast Kirke, Denmark
    30 January - Ringkøbing Kirke, Denmark
    2 February - Uddevala, Pingstkyrkan, Sweden
    3 February - Lerum, Dergårdsteatern, Sweden
    4 February - Vänersborg, Sweden
    6 February - Kulturhuset Fregatten, Stenungsund, Sweden
    31 January - Sozietät Hoeck, Flensburg, Germany
  • 28 JAN 2013
    Knudsens, Holstebro, Denmark
    Ensemble MidtVest

The String Trio is a fascinating piece. It is a most ingenious expansion or redefinition of sonata form. There is much poignancy and anxiety in the piece and some Shostakovich-like fury and despair, [with] the melody eerily rising above the drama. It is a passionate, at times anguished piece, and a strangely moving one.
Michael Oliver, Gramophone Magazine,01/01/0001
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