In one movement. With performance notes in French and English. Commissioned by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation for the Arditti Quartet. This challenging work is full of glissandi and other special effects.
Recorded live at Wigmore Hall in London, July 2011. Contents: String Quartet No. 2 / Ligeti -- Study IV for Treatise on the Veil / Pintscher -- String Quartet in Four Parts / Cage -- Tetras / Xenakis.
Contents: Tetras / by Xenakis -- Ergma / by Xenakis -- Gran Torso / by Lachenmann -- Aus der Ferne III / by Kurtag -- String Quartet No. 1, first movement / by Janacek. Recorded live.