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Souvenir / Marcel Grandjany, Budapest String Quartet


Release Date: 10/21/1997 
Label:  Bridge   Catalog #: 9077   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelDaniel Gregory MasonCharles Tomlinson GriffesAntonín Dvorák,   ... 
Performer:  Marcel GradjanyMischa SchneiderBoris KroytAlexander Schneider,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Harp in B flat major, Op. 4 no 6/HWV 294 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Marcel Gradjany (Harp), Mischa Schneider (Cello), Boris Kroyt (Viola),
Alexander Schneider (Violin), Joseph Roisman (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest String Quartet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Date of Recording: 03/19/1941 
Venue:  Live  Library of Congress, Washington DC 
Length: 12 Minutes 14 Secs. 
2.
Quartet on Negro Themes for Strings in G minor, Op. 19 by Daniel Gregory Mason
Performer:  Joseph Roisman (Violin), Alexander Schneider (Violin), Mischa Schneider (Cello),
Boris Kroyt (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918-1919; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/16/1942 
Venue:  Live  Library of Congress, Washington DC 
Length: 21 Minutes 46 Secs. 
3.
Sketches (2) based on Indian Themes by Charles Tomlinson Griffes
Performer:  Mischa Schneider (Cello), Boris Kroyt (Viola), Joseph Roisman (Violin),
Alexander Schneider (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1918-19; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/06/1943 
Venue:  Live  Library of Congress, Washington DC 
Length: 9 Minutes 48 Secs. 
4.
Quartet for Strings no 12 in F major, Op. 96/B 179 "American": Lento by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Boris Kroyt (Viola), Mischa Schneider (Cello), Joseph Roisman (Violin),
Edgar Ortenberg (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/20/1949 
Venue:  Live  Library of Congress, Washington DC 
Length: 7 Minutes 32 Secs. 
5.
Danse sacrée et danse profane by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Boris Kroyt (Viola), Alexander Schneider (Violin), Mischa Schneider (Cello),
Joseph Roisman (Violin), Marcel Gradjany (Harp)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904; France 
Date of Recording: 03/19/1941 
Venue:  Live  Library of Congress, Washington DC 
Length: 8 Minutes 23 Secs. 
6.
Dinah by Harry Akst
Performer:  Boris Kroyt (Viola), Mischa Schneider (Cello), Joseph Roisman (Violin),
Edgar Ortenberg (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/12/1948 
Venue:  Live  Library of Congress, Washington DC 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 

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