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Mozart: String Quartets K 387 & 421 / Emerson String Quartet


Release Date: 02/14/1995 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 439861   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Eugene DruckerPhilip SetzerLawrence DuttonDavid Finckel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 14 in G major, K 387 "Spring" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Eugene Drucker (Violin), Philip Setzer (Violin), Lawrence Dutton (Viola),
David Finckel (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1989 
Venue:  Wissenschaften Academy, Munich 
Length: 29 Minutes 40 Secs. 
2.
Quartet for Strings no 15 in D minor, K 421 (417b) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  David Finckel (Cello), Philip Setzer (Violin), Lawrence Dutton (Viola),
Eugene Drucker (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/1990 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts and Letters, NY 
Length: 26 Minutes 46 Secs. 

Sound Samples

String Quartet No.14 in G, K.387: 1. Allegro vivace assai
String Quartet No.14 in G, K.387: 2. Allegretto
String Quartet No.14 in G, K.387: 3. Andante cantabile
String Quartet No.14 in G, K.387: 4. Molto allegro
String Quartet No.15 in D minor, K.421: 1. Allegro moderato
String Quartet No.15 in D minor, K.421: 2. Andante
String Quartet No.15 in D minor, K.421: 3. Minuetto (Allegretto)
String Quartet No.15 in D minor, K.421: 4. Allegro ma non troppo - Piů allegro

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