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Debut - Formosa Quartet


Release Date: 01/16/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 66557   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartFranz SchubertClaude DebussyHugo Wolf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Formosa String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Formosa String Quartet. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Formosa String Quartet. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings no 14 in G major, K 387 "Spring" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Formosa String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
2. Quartet for Strings no 12 in C minor, D 703/Op. posth "Quartettsatz" by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Formosa String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1820; Vienna, Austria 
3. Quartet for Strings in G minor, Op. 10 by Claude Debussy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Formosa String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1893; France 
4. Serenade for String Quartet in G major "Italian Serenade" by Hugo Wolf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Formosa String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

String Quartet No. 14 in G major, K387: I Allegro vivace assai
String Quartet No. 14 in G major, K387: II Menuetto & Trio: Allegro
String Quartet No. 14 in G major, K387: III Andante cantabile
String Quartet No. 14 in G major, K387: IV Molto allegro
Quartettsatz (Quartet Movement) in C minor D703
String Quartet in G minor Op. 10: Animé et très décidé
String Quartet in G minor Op. 10: Assez vif et bien rythmé
String Quartet in G minor Op. 10: Andantino (Doucement expressif)
String Quartet in G minor Op. 10: Très modéré - très animé
Italian Serenade in G major (1887)

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