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Mozart: Famous String Quartets / Gewandhaus Quartet

Mozart / Gewandhaus Quartett
Release Date: 10/18/2005 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 2054578  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gewandhaus Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

MOZART: FAMOUS STRING QUARTETS
No.19 in C, K.465 “Dissonance”, No.21 in D, K.575 “Prussian No.1”; Serenade in G, K.525 “Eine kleine Nachtmusik”; No.14 in G, K.387 “Spring”

Gewandhaus-Quartett: Frank-Michael Erben, 1st violin; Conrad Suske, 2nd violin; Volker Metz, viola; Jürnjakob Timm, cello
Stefan Adelmann, doublebass ( “ Eine kleine Nachtmusik“)

Picture Format: NTSC · 16:9 anamorphic | Sound Format: PCM Stereo · Dolby Digital 5.1 · DTS 5.1 | Region Code: 0 | Booklet Notes: English, German, French | Running Time: 102 mins

* The Gewandhaus Quartet consists of some of Europe's most prestigious musicians and is a favorite in classical music venues around the
Read more globe - it's the oldest, uninterrupted existing string quartet in the world
* Programme includes Mozart’s most famous work for strings, the serenade “Eine kleine Nachtmusik”
* Recorded at the beautiful Barockschloss Rammenau, Saxony
* Brand new recording – state-of-the-art quality
* 5.1 surround sound in Dolby Digital and DTS
* Widescreen 16:9 ratio
“Das Gewandhaus-Quartett Leipzig besticht mit Präzision. Die Klangkultur des Quartetts, die Präzision und makellose Intonation sind einmalig.” --Sueddeutsche Zeitung

For their excellent performance of Beethoven's string quartets they were awarded a prize by the German Record Critics in 2004
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Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings no 19 in C major, K 465 "Dissonance" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gewandhaus Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
2. Quartet for Strings no 21 in D major, K 575 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gewandhaus Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Vienna, Austria 
3. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gewandhaus Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
4. Quartet for Strings no 14 in G major, K 387 "Spring" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gewandhaus Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 

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