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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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Szymanowski

Musicians:

Christian Tetzlaff (violin) Steve Davislim (tenor) ...

Mendelssohn, Chopin

Musicians:

Pieter Wispelwey (cello) Paolo Giacometti (piano)

Cage

Musicians:

Andreas Seidel (violin) 
Steffen Schleiermacher (piano)

Bach, Bach/Gounod

Musicians:

Anne Akiko Meyers (violin) English Chamber Orchestra/Steven...

Raymond Hanson

Musicians:

Susan Collins (violin) David Miller (piano)

Kennedy

Musicians:

Nigel Kennedy (violin etc) Members of the Orchestra...

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