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Shostakovich: String Quartets nos.9–12. Weinberg: String Quartet no.6

Performances that evoke both 19th-century tradition and 20th-century realities

Thursday, 15 August 2013
Musicians
Pacifica Quartet
Composer
Shostakovich, Weinberg
Catalogue number
CEDILLE CDR90000 138 (two discs)
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Paganini

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Wihan Quartet

Mendelssohn, Adams

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Chad Hoopes (violin) MDR Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra/Kristjan...

Zemlinsky

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Escher Quartet

Bowen

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Chloë Hanslip (violin) Danny Driver (piano)

Matteis, Biber

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Simon Standage (violin)

Beethoven, Gemrot, Martinů

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Jeremy Findlay (cello) Per Rundberg (piano)

Mendelssohn

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Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) Lynn Harrell (cello) André...

Brahms

Musicians:

Tokyo Quartet, Jon Nakamatsu (piano) Jon Manasse (clarinet)

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