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Montage / Saint John String Quartet


Release Date: 04/21/2017 
Label:  Leaf Music Inc   Catalog #: 203  
Composer:  Anthony GengeEldon Davis RathburnMartin KutnowskiTalivaldis Kenins,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The award-winning Saint John String Quartet has performed together for nearly 30 years, playing over 125 concerts a year throughout Canada, the United States, Europe, Japan, Hong Kong, and China. Montage is the ensemble's fifth album, and follows the 2012 JUNO-nominated recording of Jacques Hétu's String Quartet No. 2. Montage highlights the group's passion for new, innovative Canadian music, with the includsion of seven previously unrecorded works. Montage showcases works by composers with roots in the maritime provinces, and was recorded in Rothesay, New Brunswick in 2014 in a beautiful church near the Saint John River. The album features works by Anthony Genge, Eldon Rathburn, Michael Miller, Richard Kidd, Martin Kutnowski and Read more Talivaldis Kenins. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings No. 2 by Anthony Genge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008; Canada 
2.
Subway Thoughts by Eldon Davis Rathburn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; Canada 
3.
Watercolours for Ten Fingers: Puppet Tango by Martin Kutnowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008; Canada 
4.
Watercolours for Ten Fingers: Lonely Swing on a Rainy Day by Martin Kutnowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008; Canada 
5.
Watercolours for Ten Fingers: Sailing Along by Martin Kutnowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008; Canada 
6.
Watercolours for Ten Fingers: Sunset Milonga by Martin Kutnowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008; Canada 
7.
Watercolours for Ten Fingers: Candombe by Martin Kutnowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008; Canada 
8.
Watercolours for Ten Fingers: The Lost Lizard by Martin Kutnowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2008; Canada 
9.
Peter Emberley's Dream by Martin Kutnowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2013; Canada 
10.
Argentinean Folk Pieces (5) by Martin Kutnowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2012; Canada 
11.
Little Suite for String Quartet by Talivaldis Kenins
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; Canada 
12.
Fantasia on themes of Beethoven by Michael R. Miller
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2004; Canada 
13.
Pastorale by Richard Kidd
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Saint John String Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Canada 

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