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The Soviet Experience Vol.2. Shostakovich: String Quartets nos.1–4. Prokofiev: String Quartet no.2

A rewarding second volume in an ongoing Shostakovich cycle

Sunday, 26 August 2012
Musicians
Pacifica Quartet
Composer
Shostakovich, Prokofiev
Catalogue number
CEDILLE CDR 90000 130 (two discs)
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Meyer

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Wieniawski Quartet

Beamish

Musicians:

Anthony Marwood (violin) Royal Scottish National Orchestra/Martyn...

Tchaikovsky, Bartók

Musicians:

Isaac Stern (violin) Swiss Festival Orchestra/Lorin...

Fauré

Musicians:

Olivier Thouin (violin) François Zeitouni (piano)

Hindemith

Musicians:

Michael Zaretsky (viola) Xak Bjerken (piano)

Roumain

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Daniel Bernard Roumain (violin)

Vivaldi & Sedlar

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Nemanja Radulović (violin) Double Sens*, The Devil’s...

Sibelius, Lindberg

Musicians:

Lisa Batiashvili (violin) Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra...

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