Lachenmann: Gran torso, String Quartet no.2 ‘Reigen seliger Geister’, String Quartet no.3 ‘Grido’

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This highly impressive new disc from Salzburg-based contemporary music specialists the Stadler Quartet serves as an exemplary overview of senior German composer Helmut Lachenmann’s demanding works for string quartet, and also charts something of a relaxing of the composer’s uncompromising style.

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