String quartet (Study Score)
American. Composed by Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904). This edition: Saddle stitching. Sheet music. Eulenburg Taschenpartituren (Pocket Scores). Contemporary, Classical. Study Score. 302, op. 96. 42 pages. Eulenburg Edition #ETP 302. Published by Eulenburg Edition (HL.49009806).
Item Number: HL.49009806
ISBN 9783795761271. 5.25x7.5 inches.
This quartet, sometimes known as The American was written inside a fortnight in June 1893 while Dvorak and his family were staying in the Czech settlement al Spilleville, Iowa. At the end of the score he wrote: Thanks be to God. I am satisfied: It went quickly.