Standard Repertoire


Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
String Quartet in C Major, Op. 59/3
String Quartet in C# Minor, Op. 131

Boccherini, Luigi (1743-1805)
Guitar Quintet in E Major

Borodin, Alexander (1833-1887)
String Quartet No. 2 in D Major

Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
String Quintet in G major, Op. 111

Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Three Divertimenti for String Quartet (1936)

Dvořák, Antonín (1841-1904)
String Quartet No. 12 in F Major, American, Op. 96
String Quartet No. 13 in G Major, Op. 106

Gershwin, George (1898-1937)
Lullaby

Ginastera, Alberto (1916-1983)
String Quartet No. 1, Op. 20

Harrison, Lou (1917-2003)
String Quartet Set

Haydn, Franz Joseph (1732-1809)
Six String Quartets, Op. 1
String Quartet in C Major, Op. 20/2
String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 20/5
String Quartet in G Minor, Rider, Op. 74/3
String Quartet in D Minor, Fifths, Op. 76/2
String Quartet in C Major, Emperor, Op. 76/3

Hovhaness, Alan (1911-2000)
String Quartet No. 1, Op. 8

Ives, Charles (1874-1954)
String Quartet No. 1, From the Salvation Army

Ligeti, György (1923-2006)
String Quartet No. 1, Métamorphoses Nocturnes

Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
String Quartet in Eb Major, Op. 12
String Quartet in Eb Major, Op. 44/3
String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 80

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
String Quartet in Bb Major, K458
String Quartet in C Major, Dissonance, K465
String Quintet in G Minor, K516
Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K581

Prokofiev, Sergei (1891-1953)
String Quartet No. 1 in B Minor, Op. 50
String Quartet No. 2 in F Major, Op. 92

Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
String Quartet in F Major

Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
String Quartet in A Minor, Rosamunde, Op. 29, D804

Shostakovich, Dmitri (1906-1975)
String Quartet No. 4 in D Major, Op. 83
String Quartet No. 7 in F# Minor, Op. 108
String Quartet No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 110
String Quartet No. 9 in Eb Major, Op. 117

Smetana, Bedřich (1824-1884)
String Quartet No. 1 in E Minor, From My Life

Still, William Grant (1895-1978)
Lyric Suite

Webern, Anton (1883-1945)
Five Pieces for String Quartet, Op. 5
Langsamer Satz (1905)

Contemporary Repertoire


+ Denotes a Delgani String Quartet commission
* Denotes a Delgani String Quartet premiere

Bell, R. Rikki
Coal River Mountain—An Aerial View (2016)

Cheung, Pius
+* Flow (2017)

Glass, Philip
String Quartet No. 3, Mishima (1985)

Glesser, Frederic
Apophis (2013)

Grieneisen, Nick
Short piece for string quartet and tabla (2016)

Heald, Jason
String Quartet No. 4
* String Quartet No. 5 (2014)
* Five Brief Conversations with 22 Strings (2016)

Higdon, Jennifer
Sky Quartet (1997)

Ho, Alice Ping Yee
Evolving Elements, Concerto for Solo Marimba and Strings (2005)

Honeycutt, Damon
Children of the Final Sun (2015)

Jenkins, Noah
+ IIX IXI XII (2016)

McQuilkin, Terry
+* Invisible Light: Fantasy for String Quartet (2015)

Portley, Nicole
Latin Quartet (2011)
Voyage for String Quartet (2013)

Pujol, Máximo Diego (b.1957)
Suite Buenos Aires (2001)

Safar, Paul
Moonfish: A Story for String Quartet (text by Nancy Wood)
+* The Pied Piper of Hamelin (2015)
A Quartet in Red, Black and Blue (2008)
+* Satan Speaks (2015)
+* Tyger (2015)
+* The Walrus and the Carpenter (2015)

Steinke, Greg A.
+* Image Music XLII from Songs of the Fire Circles (2017)

Tse, Roydon
+* Where I have lived (2017)

Zahab, Roger
Venus transported (2006)