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Legendary Treasures - Shostakovich: 15 String Quartets


Release Date: 11/14/2006 
Label:  Doremi Records   Catalog #: 7911   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Komitas String QuartetBeethoven String Quartet
Number of Discs: 5 
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Selections recorded 1956-1974. Selections recorded 1956-1974. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Pieces (2) for String Quartet by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Komitas String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USSR 
2. Quartet for Strings no 1 in C major, Op. 49 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USSR 
3. Quartet for Strings no 2 in A major, Op. 68 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USSR 
4. Quartet for Strings no 3 in F major, Op. 73 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; USSR 
5. Quartet for Strings no 4 in D major, Op. 83 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USSR 
6. Quartet for Strings no 5 in B flat major, Op. 92 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; USSR 
7. Quartet for Strings no 6 in G major, Op. 101 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USSR 
8. Quartet for Strings no 7 in F sharp minor, Op. 108 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USSR 
9. Quartet for Strings no 8 in C minor, Op. 110 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USSR 
10. Quartet for Strings no 9 in E flat major, Op. 117 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USSR 
11. Quartet for Strings no 10 in A flat major, Op. 118 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USSR 
12. Quartet for Strings no 11 in F minor, Op. 122 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966; USSR 
13. Quartet for Strings no 12 in D flat major, Op. 133 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USSR 
14. Quartet for Strings no 13 in B flat minor, Op. 138 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1970; USSR 
15. Quartet for Strings no 14 in F sharp major, Op. 142 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; USSR 
16. Quartet for Strings no 15 in E flat minor, Op. 144 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Beethoven String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1974; USSR 

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