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Shostakovich: String Quartets nos.9–12. Weinberg: String Quartet no.6

Performances that evoke both 19th-century tradition and 20th-century realities

Thursday, 15 August 2013
Musicians
Pacifica Quartet
Composer
Shostakovich, Weinberg
Catalogue number
CEDILLE CDR90000 138 (two discs)
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Schubert

Musicians:

Carolin Widmann (violin) Alexander Lonquich (piano)

Vivaldi, Tartini

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Joshua Bell (violin) John Constable (harpsichord) Academy...

Beethoven

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Vertavo Quartet

Franck, Debussy, Fauré, Offenbach

Musicians:

Harriet Krijgh (cello) Kamilla Isanbaeva (piano)

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Joachim Quartet

Karlowicz, Szymanowski

Musicians:

Piotr Plawner (violin) Zielona Góra Philharmonic Orchestra...

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