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The Soviet Experience Vol.1. Shostakovich: String Quartets nos.5–8. Miaskovsky: String Quartet no.13 in A minor op.86

Performances of Shostakovich refreshingly free of political subtexts

Sunday, 26 February 2012
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Musicians
Pacifica Quartet
Composer
Shostakovich & Miaskovsky
Catalogue number
Cedille Records CDR 90000127 (two discs)
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Paganini

Musicians:

Ivan Pochekin (violin) Russian Philharmonic Orchestra/Dmitry...

Rosenmüller/Legrenzi/Stradella

Musicians:

Rare Fruits Council/Manfredo Kraemer (violin)

Various

Musicians:

Barre Phillips, Joëlle Léandre (double bass)

Dale

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Roger Chase (viola) Hannah Shaw (viola) Fiona Opie ...

Mozart

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Rachel Podger (violin) Gary Cooper (fortepiano)

Saint-Saëns

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Emmanuelle Bertrand (cello) Pascal Amoyel (piano)

Shostakovich

Musicians:

Ruth Palmer (violin) Alexei Grynyuk (piano) Philharmonia...

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