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Emerson String Quartet Plays 50 Years Of American Music


Release Date: 04/16/1995 
Label:  New World Records   Catalog #: 80453   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Henry CowellArthur ShepherdGunther SchullerAndrew Imbrie,   ... 
Performer:  Philip SetzerMasao KawasakiEric WilsonEugene Drucker,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings "Euphometric" by Henry Cowell
Performer:  Philip Setzer (Violin), Masao Kawasaki (Viola), Eric Wilson (Cello),
Eugene Drucker (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1919; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, NYC 
Length: 1 Minutes 54 Secs. 
2.
Triptych for High Voice and String Quartet by Arthur Shepherd
Performer:  Philip Setzer (Violin), Eugene Drucker (Violin), Betsy Norden (Soprano),
Eric Wilson (Cello), Masao Kawasaki (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, NYC 
Length: 14 Minutes 28 Secs. 
3.
Quartet for Strings no 2 by Gunther Schuller
Performer:  Eric Wilson (Cello), Lawrence Dutton (Viola), Philip Setzer (Violin),
Eugene Drucker (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, NYC 
Length: 19 Minutes 7 Secs. 
4.
Quartet for Strings no 4 by Andrew Imbrie
Performer:  Lawrence Dutton (Viola), Philip Setzer (Violin), Eric Wilson (Cello),
Eugene Drucker (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, NYC 
Length: 19 Minutes 52 Secs. 
5.
Quartet for Strings no 2 "Three Variations on a Theme" by Roy Harris
Performer:  Eugene Drucker (Violin), Philip Setzer (Violin), Masao Kawasaki (Viola),
Eric Wilson (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
Venue:  Columbia Recording Studios, NYC 
Length: 18 Minutes 16 Secs. 

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