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It Don’t Mean a Thing

Mixed results in an attempt to bring the big-band sound to strings

Tuesday, 26 June 2012
Musicians
String Fever/Marin Alsop (violin)
Composer
Various
Catalogue number
Naxos 8.572834
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Dvořák, Beethoven

Musicians:

Guarneri Trio Prague

Saint-Saëns, Ravel, Fauré

Musicians:

Antje Weithaas (violin) Silke Avenhaus (piano)

Schubert

Musicians:

Amadeus Quartet

Dohnányi, Janáček (arr. Štědroň)

Musicians:

Hagai Shaham (violin) Arnon Erez (piano)

Stravinsky (arr. Dushkin), Bloch, Hindemith, Schoenberg, Prokofiev, Ravel

Musicians:

Noah Bendix-Balgley (violin) Reiko Hozu (piano)

Beethoven, Schubert, Brahms

Musicians:

Enrico Mainardi (cello) Carlo Zecchi (piano)

Stravinsky

Musicians:

Anthony Marwood (violin) 
Thomas  Adès (piano)

Friedrich Cerha, Schreker

Musicians:

Heinrich Schiff (cello) Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra...

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