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Beethoven: Septet, Sextet / Gaudier Ensemble


Release Date: 08/09/2005 
Label:  Helios   Catalog #: 55189   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Philip EastopStephen WilliamsMarieke BlankestijnRoger Tapping,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gaudier Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Beethoven offers players the chance to sparkle in his Septet and in the delightful Sextet (new to me, and not to be missed), a chance that the Gaudier Ensemble seize with all arms, hands and lips. A ravishing disc.

Performance: 5 (out of 5), Sound: 5 (out of 5)

-- Roger Nichols, BBC Music Magazine
Beethoven offers players the chance to sparkle in his Septet and in the delightful Sextet (new to me, and not to be missed), a chance that the Gaudier Ensemble seize with all arms, hands and lips. A ravishing disc.

Performance: 5 (out of 5), Sound: 5 (out of 5)

-- Roger Nichols, BBC Music Magazine
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Works on This Recording

1. Septet in E flat major, Op. 20 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Philip Eastop (French Horn), Stephen Williams (Double Bass), Marieke Blankestijn (Violin),
Roger Tapping (Viola), Richard Hosford (Clarinet), Robin O'Neill (Bassoon),
Christoph Marks (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gaudier Ensemble
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 07/1991 
2. Sextet for 2 Horns and Strings in E flat major, Op. 81b by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jonathan Williams (French Horn), Christoph Marks (Cello), Philip Eastop (French Horn),
Iris Juda (Violin), Jane Atkins (Viola), Marieke Blankestijn (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gaudier Ensemble
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1795; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 07/1991 

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