Performance by the Juilliard String Quartet, on the 25th anniversary (1972) of the founding of the famous quartet. Members of the quartet comment on the music and illustrate various string techniques.
Juilliard String Quartet: Claus Adam, Robert Mann, Earl Carlyss, Samuel Rhodes. Pieces performed include work by Haydn (creator of string quartets) "Opus 77 No. 1" (2nd movement), Bartok "Quartet" (Prestissimo Concertino), Bartok " Quartet" (4th Movement, Pizzicato), Stravinsky "Portrait of a French Mime", Beethoven "Quartet opus 127 in E Flat".