String Quartet No.10 for two violins, viola and cello. A flat Major.
Completed July 20, 1964
2. Allegro furioso
4. Allegretto (Parts 2,3 and 4 are played without a break)
Dedication: “To Moisei Samuilovich Vainberg”
Premiere: The premiere of String Quartets Nos. 9 and 10 took place on November 20, 1964 in Moscow in the Small Hall of the Conservatoire.
Performed by the Beethoven Quartet. On November 21st and 22nd they were performed by the same quartet in Leningrad in the Glinka Small Hall.
First Edition: Score. “Muzyka” Publishers, Moscow, 1965.
Manuscripts: Score in the Russian State Archive for Literature and Art (Stack 2048, Inv. 3, Items 3 and 4).