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Britten: String Quartets nos.1–3

A new touchstone in an economical one-disc collection of Britten’s three numbered quartets

Monday, 03 March 2014
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Musicians
Takács Quartet
Composer
Britten
Catalogue number
HYPERION CDA 68004
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