Repertoire

The Archaeus quartet has a broad repertoire offering the quartets by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven in addition to the composers listed below.

BARBER

quartet op.11

Granville BANTOCK

“In a Chinese Mirror”

BARTOK

no.1 op.7

no.2 op.17

no.3 Sz.85

Amy BEACH

Quartet (in one movement) op.89 (recorded on LORELT)

BEETHOVEN

Any

Quintet in C Op.21

BORODIN

Quartet no.2 in D

York BOWEN

Quartet no.2 op.41 in D minor

Quartet no.3 op.46 in G

“Phantasy Quintet for Bass Clarinet op.93 — Timothy Lines, Bass Clarinet

(All these works are available on Naxos 8.571366)

BRAHMS

Quartet op.51 no.1 in C minor

Clarinet Quintet op.115 in B minor

Piano Quintet op.34 in F minor

BRITTEN

“Rhapsody” for Quartet (1929)

Quartet no. 1 Op.25

Quartet no.3, Op.94

BRUCKNER

“Adagio” Quintet (viola)

CRAWFORD-SEEGER

Quartet (1931)

Piano Quintet (UK premiere 8/3/1992)

DEBUSSY

Quartet

DVORAK

“Andante appassionata”

Op.9 in F minor

Op.34 in D minor

Op.96 in F “The American”

Op.106 in G

“Cypresses”

Quintet op.97 (viola)

Sextet Op.48 in A

GERSHWIN

“Lullaby”

HAYDN

Any

JANACEK

Quartet no.2 “Intimate Pages”

JOSEPH

Quartet (world premiere 24/7/1994)

KEAL

Op.1 (recorded LORELT)

MARTINU

No.3

McCABE

No.2 (1972)

“Caravan” (1987-8)

MENDELSSOHN

Op.44 no.1 in D

Op.44 no.2 in E minor

MOZART

Any

Quintet K515 in C (viola)

Sinfonia Concertante for string sextet. arr. Erdelyi  (UK premiere 25/4/13)

PUCCINI

“Crisantemi”

RACHMANINNOV

Two pieces

Quartet no.2

RAVEL

Quartet in F

RAWSTHORNE

No.2

No.3

RODITI

Quartet (world premiere 3/10/1997)

SALZEDO

No.1 op.1

No.2 op.3 (recorded DUTTON)

No.4 op.17

No.5 op.32/1

No.7 “Cuatro voces ladinas”(London premiere 23/10/1994 Recorded Dutton)

No.8 op.130 (world premiere 26/6/1995,Wigmore Hall))

No.9, op.134 (world premiere 1/12/1996, Purcell Room)

No. 10, op.140

SCHUBERT

D112, op.168 in Bb

D703, op. posth. “Quartet-satz” in C minor

D804, op.29 in A minor

D810, op. posth. In d minor “Death and the Maiden”

D887, op.161 in G

Cello quintet op.163 in C

SCHWERTSIK

“Wake”

“Baumgesang III”

Cyril SCOTT

No.1 (recorded DUTTON)

No.2 (recorded DUTTON)

No.3

No.4 (recorded DUTTON)

SHOSTAKOVICH

No.1, op.49 in C

No.8 op.110 in C minor

SIMPSON

No.10 “For Peace”(1983)

SKALKOTTAS

“Five Greek Dances”

SMETANA

No.1 in E minor “From my Life”

SMYTH

Quartet in E minor (recorded LORELT)

Cello quintet in E

SPAIN-DUNK

“Fantasy Quartet” (recorded LORELT)

SZYMANOWSKI

No.2 op.56

STRAVINSKY

“Three Pieces” (1914)

TCHAIKOVSKY

No.2 op.22 in F

Antonin TUCAPSKY

Quartet (world premiere 1/12/1994)