Maarten ter Horst. © Foppe Schut

String Quartet No.2

in B-flat major (2020)


2 violins, viola, cello


38′ (12′ + 8′ + 6′ + 12′)

Program notes

Quartet 2 is a work about love. Starting with dreams, travelling through memories it arrives at a personal reflection. The last movement, the Epilogue, functions as a reflection on the quartet cycle of String Quartet No.1 and 2.


String Quartet No.2 in B-flat major (2017-2020)
i. Allegro leggero e liberamente
ii. Adagio lusingando
iii. Waltz. Appassionato e in tempo rubato
iv. Epilogue. Con malinconia. Andante - Moderato


Helikon Quartet, 23 June 2021, Concertgebouw Amsterdam. More information soon.

Sheet music

Send me an email for sheet music or if you would like to perform this work.