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Josef Suk: Serenade for strings, Op. 6
… for those who like to follow the score:
1. Andante con moto (0.00)
2. Allegro ma non troppo e grazioso (4:57)
3. Adagio (10:38)
4. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo presto (19:29)
… for those who prefer to see the performers:
1. Andante con moto (00:08)
2. Allegro ma non troppo e grazioso (05:14)
3. Adagio (10:45)
4. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo presto (19:58)
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2 thoughts on “Josef Suk & the ‘cheerful’ serenade”
A very interesting introduction and guide to a work I have not heard before by a composer about whom I knew nothing . I can see how much he respected his tuneful father in law.
Thanks for introducing us to such a beautiful piece. Like many a serenade, not at all easy to play, I imagine – even if you are Czech!