Various - The Avant Garde String Quartet In The USA
Label: VoxBox ‎– SVBX 5306
Type: 3 x Vinyl, LP Box Set
Country: US
Date of released: 1973
Category: Classical
Style: Post-Modern
Genre: Reggae
Musician: Various
Album's name: The Avant Garde String Quartet In The USA
ZIP archive size: 1490

Various - The Avant Garde String Quartet In The USA


Stefan Wolpe String Quartet (1968/9) (17:24)
A1 I 01 ⌡ 8:22
A2 II 9:02
A3 String Quartet 11:53
John Cage String Quartet In Four Parts (21:42)
B1 Quietly Flowing Along
B2 Slowly Rocking
B3 Nearly Stationary
B4 Quodlibet
George Crumb Black Angels (Images I) For Electric String Quartet (Thirteen Images From The Dark Lan) (22:47)
C1 Departure
C2 Absence
C3 Return
Lejaren Hiller String Quartet N°5 (In Quartet-Tones) (26:58)
D1 I. Theme I
D2 II. Variations
D3 III. Theme II
D4 IV. Variations
D5 V. Theme III
D6 VI. Variations
D7 VII. Theme IV
E1 Leon Kirchner Quartet No. 3 For String Quartet And Electronic Tape 18:01
E2 Christian Wolff Summer 4:40
F1 Jacob Druckman String Quartet N° 2 18:40
F2 Morton Feldman Structures For String Quartet 5:56


  • Cello – Norman Fischer
  • Ensemble – The Concord String Quartet
  • Liner Notes – Lejaren Hiller
  • Viola – John Kochanowski
  • Violin – Andrew Jennings , Marc Aubort*


Recorded in 1972.

Comes with 8-page Booklet.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CDX 5143 Various American String Quartets 1950 / 1970 ‎(2xCD) VoxBox CDX 5143 US 1995