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Schubert: Death And The Maiden, Quartettsatz / Amadeus Qt


Release Date: 02/13/2009 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 410024   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amadeus Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Death and the Maiden has real gusto, the first movement development and the whole of the finale maintaining a firm grip on musical argument... [T]he concise but disquieting C minor Quartettsatz go[es] well, heart-on-sleeve but with a keen pooled intelligence in attendance..." -- Rob Cowan, Gramophone [4/2004, reviewing DG 474730] "Death and the Maiden has real gusto, the first movement development and the whole of the finale maintaining a firm grip on musical argument... [T]he concise but disquieting C minor Quartettsatz go[es] well, heart-on-sleeve but with a keen pooled intelligence in attendance..." -- Rob Cowan, Gramophone [4/2004, reviewing DG 474730] Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 12 in C minor, D 703/Op. posth "Quartettsatz" by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amadeus Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1820; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Quartet for Strings no 14 in D minor, D 810 "Death and the Maiden" by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Amadeus Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Vienna, Austria 

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