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Corp: String Quartets no.1 ‘The Bustard’ & no.2, Country Matters*

Two quartets with unusual extra-musical inspirations prove irresistible

Sunday, 01 May 2011
Musicians
Maggini Quartet, Mark Wilde (tenor)*
Composer
Corp
Catalogue number
NAXOS 8.572578
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