Dvorák: String Quartet no.1 in A major op.2. Krenek: String Quartet no.7 op.96. Schoenberg: String Quartet no.1 in D minor op.7
The Strad Issue: May 2016 Description: Skilfully played Schoenberg but somewhat slipshod presentation Musicians: Zemlinsky Quartet Composer: Dvorák; Krenek; Schoenberg Dvorák’s delightful First Quartet, a rare survivor from his early years that he didn’t try to suppress, gets a tender yet vivacious performance from the Zemlinsky Quartet ...
Voices in the Wilderness. Gal: Viola Sonata op.101, Impromptu, Suite op.102a. Krenek: Viola Sonata op.117, Solo Viola Sonata op.92 no.3
The Strad Issue: February 2015 Description: Rare viola repertoire from two mid-20th-century exiles Musicians: Roger Benedict (viola) Timothy Young (piano) Composer: Gal, Krenek This recording brings together the music of two Viennese composers who shared the fate of having to flee central Europe as the Nazis rose ...