String Quartets for All Seasons: Winter
for Violin, Violin, Viola, and Cello
These 12 arrangements feature a traditional Christmas tune from the Shetland Islands (“Day Dawn”), as well as music from the Baroque, Renaissance, Romantic, and early 20th century periods. These pieces reflect the different moods of the winter season, and will provide many hours of enjoyment for student and professional quartets alike.
Anonymous, “Day Dawn”;
Purcell, “Next, Winter Comes Slowly”;
Saint-Saens, “Serenade D’Hiver”;
Tchaikovsky, “Winter Morning”;
Vaughan-Williams, “The Winter’s Willow”;
Vincent, “Jolly Winter”;
Weelkes, “To Shorten Winter’s Sadness”;
This collection is part of the String Quartets for All Seasons series.
Collections of season inspired tunes are also available for