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Mendelssohn: Octet in E flat major op.20 (1825 version)

Revelations abound in this revival of Mendelssohn’s first thoughts on his Octet

Wednesday, 01 June 2011
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Eroica Quartet: Ken Aiso, Marcus Barcham-Stevens (violin) Oliver Wilson (viola) Robin Michael (cello)
Composer
Mendelssohn
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