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Dvorak: String Quintets / Richter, Borodin Quartet


Release Date: 08/08/2006 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 000660602   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Borodin String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The performances are delightful, both scrupulous and fresh; and the character of Richter's playing with the Borodin Quartet supporting him sympathetically, make this concert an occasion well worth preserving . . . .

-- John Warrack, Gramophone [1/1986]
The performances are delightful, both scrupulous and fresh; and the character of Richter's playing with the Borodin Quartet supporting him sympathetically, make this concert an occasion well worth preserving . . . .

-- John Warrack, Gramophone [1/1986]
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Works on This Recording

1. Quintet for Piano and Strings no 1 in A major, Op. 5/B 28 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Borodin String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 06/1982 
Venue:  Live  Rudolphinium, Prague 
2. Quintet for Piano and Strings no 2 in A major, Op. 81/B 155 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Borodin String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 06/1982 
Venue:  Live  Rudolphinium, Prague 

Sound Samples

Piano Quintet in A, Op.5: 1. Allegro ma non troppo
Piano Quintet in A, Op.5: 2. Andante sostenuto
Piano Quintet in A, Op.5: 3. Finale (Allegro con brio)
Piano Quintet in A, Op.81: 1. Allegro, ma non tanto
Piano Quintet in A, Op.81: 2. Dumka (Andante con moto)
Piano Quintet in A, Op.81: 3. Scherzo (Furiant) (Molto vivace)
Piano Quintet in A, Op.81: 4. Finale (Allegro)

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