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Arnold: String Quartets 1 & 2 / The Mccapra Quartet


Release Date: 02/03/2004 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9112   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Malcolm Arnold
Performer:  Ania UllmannFiona McCapraBen ChappellJake Rea
Orchestra/Ensemble:  McCapra String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 46 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings no 1, Op. 23 by Malcolm Arnold
Performer:  Ania Ullmann (Viola), Fiona McCapra (Violin), Ben Chappell (Cello),
Jake Rea (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  McCapra String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; England 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1992 
Venue:  Faculty of Music Concert Hall, Cambridge 
Length: 18 Minutes 10 Secs. 
2. Quartet for Strings no 2, Op. 118 by Malcolm Arnold
Performer:  Ania Ullmann (Viola), Ben Chappell (Cello), Jake Rea (Violin),
Fiona McCapra (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  McCapra String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975; England 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1992 
Venue:  Faculty of Music Concert Hall, Cambridge 
Length: 27 Minutes 29 Secs. 

Sound Samples

String Quartet No. 1, Op. 23: I. Allegro commodo
String Quartet No. 1, Op. 23: II. Vivace
String Quartet No. 1, Op. 23: III. Andante
String Quartet No. 1, Op. 23: IV. Allegro con spirito
String Quartet No. 2, Op. 118: I. Allegro
String Quartet No. 2, Op. 118: II. Maestoso con molto rubato - Allegro vivace
String Quartet No. 2, Op. 118: III. Andante
String Quartet No. 2, Op. 118: IV. Allegretto - Vivace - Lento

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