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Ginastera: String Quartets No 1 & 2 / Henschel Quartet


Release Date: 02/14/2006 
Label:  Arte Nova   Catalog #: 721250   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Alberto Ginastera
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Henschel String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 45 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This young German ensemble expounds Ginastera’s first two quartets – the folkloric-Bartókian First and the expressionistic-Bartókian 12-note Second – with all the affectionate bravura they deserve.

-- Calum MacDonald, BBC Music Magazine
This young German ensemble expounds Ginastera’s first two quartets – the folkloric-Bartókian First and the expressionistic-Bartókian 12-note Second – with all the affectionate bravura they deserve.

-- Calum MacDonald, BBC Music Magazine Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 1, Op. 20 by Alberto Ginastera
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Henschel String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; Argentina 
2.
Quartet for Strings no 2, Op. 26 by Alberto Ginastera
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Henschel String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; Argentina 

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