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date

1797

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genre

string quartet

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significance of title

"quintus" means 5th in Latin: named after the bold descending fifths in the 1st violin part of the 1st mvmt

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performing forces

string quartet (Vl. I Vl. 2 Vla. Vc.)

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overall structure

4 movements

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form

sonata form

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context within the whole work

4th movement

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key

D minor, F major, ends in D major

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tempo

Vivace assai

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time signature

2/4

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detailed structure

EXPOSITION (1st theme, Bridge (with pedal point), 2nd theme (in F major)), CODETTA (still F major), DEVELOPMENT (ends w. Vl 1 outlining dim. 7th chord = tension), RECAP (D minor, then D major)(cellos absent mm. 180-202 = lighter character), CODA (rapid violin triplets and ends with arpeggios in ff)

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characterized by

frequent use of syncopation