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Górecki: String Quartets no.1 op.62 ‘Already it is dusk’, no.2 op.64 ‘Quasi una fantasia’ & no.3 op.67 ‘…songs are sung’

Obsession rules the day in string quartets by a modern Polish master who died last year

Sunday, 01 May 2011
Musicians
Royal Quartet
Composer
Górecki
Catalogue number
HYPERION CDA 67812 (two discs for price of one)
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