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A birthday cake of a release to celebrate a leading quartet’s four decades of playing

Saturday, 26 May 2012
Musicians
Brodsky Quartet, Robert Smissen (viola)*† Philip Edward Fisher (piano)†
Composer
Sarasate, Falla, Elgar, Dvořák, Schumann*, Kreisler†, Mendelssohn, Godowsky, Ravel, Prokofiev, Shostakovich & Debussy
Catalogue number
CHANDOS CHAN 10708
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Dvořák, Griffes, Barber

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Cypress Quartet

Vivaldi, Tartini

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Joshua Bell (violin) John Constable (harpsichord) Academy...

Fitzenhagen

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Jens Peter Maintz (cello) Paul Rivinius (piano) Munich...

Corelli, Handel, Viotti, Dragonetti, Rossini

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Querelle des Bouffons: Guy Fishman (cello) Robert Nairn...

Ravel, Debussy, Fauré

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Shaham–Erez–Wallfisch Trio

Previn, Gould (arr. Śmietana), Bach, Pärt

Musicians:

Alicja Śmietana (violin) Evelyne Berezovsky (piano)

Corigliano

Musicians:

Michael Ludwig (violin) Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra/JoAnn...

Eccles, De Fesch, Vivaldi, Couperin, Sammartini/Berteau & Bach

Musicians:

Angela East (cello) Ruth Alford (Baroque cello) Howard...

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