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Guarneri Quartet Plays Beethoven

Beethoven / Guarneri Quartet
Release Date: 06/14/2005 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4339  
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
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Formed in 1964, the Guarneri String Quartet has been called “the world¹s master of chamber music” by Time Magazine. Praised as consummate interpreters of Beethoven, the Guarneri has presented the complete cycle of Beethoven quartets to audiences around the world. This video, taped in 1986, presents the quartet in performances of two Beethoven quartets, No. 11 in F Minor, Op. 95, "Quartetto serioso", and No. 9 in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3, "Rasumovsky". 57 minutes, Color, Stereo. Formed in 1964, the Guarneri String Quartet has been called “the world¹s master of chamber music” by Time Magazine. Praised as consummate interpreters of Beethoven, the Guarneri has presented the complete cycle of Beethoven quartets to audiences around the world. This video, taped in 1986, presents the quartet in performances of two Beethoven quartets, No. 11 in F Minor, Op. 95, "Quartetto serioso", and No. 9 in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3, "Rasumovsky". 57 minutes, Color, Stereo. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 11 in F minor, Op. 95 "Serioso" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1810; Germany 
2.
Quartet for Strings no 9 in C major, Op. 59 no 3 "Razumovsky" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guarneri String Quartet
Written: 1805/6 

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