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Bartok: String Quartets Nos 1-3 / Quatuor Ebene


Release Date: 04/03/2007 
Label:  Mirare   Catalog #: 029   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Béla Bartók
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quatuor Ebčne
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Mastery, elegance, density, complicity, spirit - are words that regularly come back about Quatuor Ebène, now considered one of the very best quartets worldwide. Mastery, elegance, density, complicity, spirit - are words that regularly come back about Quatuor Ebène, now considered one of the very best quartets worldwide. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 1 in A minor, Op. 7/Sz 40 by Béla Bartók
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quatuor Ebčne
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; Budapest, Hungary 
2.
Quartet for Strings no 2 in A minor, Op. 17 by Béla Bartók
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quatuor Ebčne
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915-1917; Budapest, Hungary 
3.
Quartet for Strings no 3, Sz 85 by Béla Bartók
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quatuor Ebčne
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Budapest, Hungary 

Sound Samples

Quatuor ŕ cordes No. 1, Op. 7, Sz. 40: I. Lento
Quatuor ŕ cordes No. 1, Op. 7, Sz. 40: II. Allegretto
Quatuor ŕ cordes No. 1, Op. 7, Sz. 40: III. Introduzione: Allegro - Allegro Vivace
Quatuor ŕ Cordes No. 2, Op. 17, Sz. 67: I. Moderato
Quatuor ŕ Cordes No. 2, Op. 17, Sz. 67: II. Allegro Molto Cappriccioso
Quatuor ŕ Cordes No. 2, Op. 17, Sz. 67: III. Lento
Quatuor ŕ Cordes No. 3, Sz. 85: I. Prima Parte: Moderato
Quatuor ŕ Cordes No. 3, Sz. 85: II. Seconda Parte: Allegro
Quatuor ŕ Cordes No. 3, Sz. 85: III. Ricapitulazione della Prima Parte: Moderato
Quatuor ŕ Cordes No. 3, Sz. 85: IV. Coda: Allegro Molto

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