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American Classics. Higdon: Amazing Grace, Sky Quartet, Viola Sonata, Dark Wood, String Trio

Mixed results on a disc of contemporary American chamber music

Wednesday, 01 January 2014
Musicians
Serafin Quartet: Kate Ransom, Timothy Schwarz (violin) Molly Carr (viola) Lawrence Stomberg (cello) with Eric Stomberg (bassoon) Charles Abramovic (piano)
Composer
Jennifer Higdon
Catalogue number
Naxos 8.559752
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Musicians:

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Musicians:

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Hindemith

Musicians:

Michael Zaretsky (viola) Xak Bjerken (piano)

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Musicians:

Fine Arts Quartet, Cristina Ortiz (piano)

Bach

Musicians:

Jory Herman (double bass)

Ysaÿe

Musicians:

Tai Murray (violin)

Onslow

Musicians:

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