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The Soviet Experience Vol.2. Shostakovich: String Quartets nos.1–4. Prokofiev: String Quartet no.2

A rewarding second volume in an ongoing Shostakovich cycle

Sunday, 26 August 2012
Musicians
Pacifica Quartet
Composer
Shostakovich, Prokofiev
Catalogue number
CEDILLE CDR 90000 130 (two discs)
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Piazzolla, Falla, Paganini, Sarasate

Musicians:

Augustin Hadelich (violin) Pablo Sáinz Villagas (guitar)

Various

Musicians:

Keith Harvey (cello) Linn Hendry, Peter Pettinger, ...

Saint-Saëns

Musicians:

Maria Kliegel (cello) François-Joël Thiollier (piano)

Strauss

Musicians:

Nash Ensemble

Franck, Debussy, Fauré, Offenbach

Musicians:

Harriet Krijgh (cello) Kamilla Isanbaeva (piano)

Jacobsen, Umezaki, Debussy, Yanov-Yanovsky, Cage

Musicians:

Brooklyn Rider, Kojiro Umezaki (shakuhachi/electronics)...

Tchaikovsky

Musicians:

Utrecht Quartet

Tabakova

Musicians:

Janine Jansen, Julia-Maria Kretz, Roman Mints (violin)...

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