String Quartet No. 2 (1959)
INSTRUMENT GROUP: String Ensemble
COMPOSER: Elliott Carter
PUBLISHER: Associated Music Publishers
PRODUCT TYPE: Score
First performed by the Julliard String Quartet in 1960. Awarded the 1960 Pulitzer Prize, the 1960 New York Music Critics Circle Award, and the 1961 International Rostrum of Composers Award (UNESCO). Duration ca. 20 minutes.