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Mendelssohn: String Quintets no.1 in A major op.18 & no.2 in B flat major op.87

Vibrant readings of works from both ends of Mendelssohn’s short life

Wednesday, 07 August 2013
Musicians
Leipzig Quartet, Barbara Buntrock (viola)
Composer
Mendelssohn
Catalogue number
MDG Gold 307 1806-2
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