American composer Elliott Carter died on this day in 2012 – aged 103.
A two time Pulitzer Prize winner, Mr Carter’s contributions to the string repertoire include: a violin concerto, cello concerto, cello sonata – and 5 string quartets.
ELLIOTT CARTER | CONCERTO FOR ORCHESTRA | PIERRE BOULEZ & NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA | 1975
Elliott Carter: The Five String Quartets |CD|
Juilliard String Quartet
Release Date: April 29, 2014