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Mozart: String Quartets, K. 387 & 458 / Hagen Quartet


Release Date: 03/25/2016 
Label:  Myrios Classics   Catalog #: 17  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hagen String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

For this new release, the Hagen Quartet presents Mozart String Quartets K. 387 and K. 458. These two works are part of a group of six quartets that were dedicated to Joseph Haydn. The Hagen Quartet recorded this album using the ‘Paganini Quartet,’ which is the only complete set of Stradivarius instruments owned by Niccolo Paganini that is known to exist today. For this new release, the Hagen Quartet presents Mozart String Quartets K. 387 and K. 458. These two works are part of a group of six quartets that were dedicated to Joseph Haydn. The Hagen Quartet recorded this album using the ‘Paganini Quartet,’ which is the only complete set of Stradivarius instruments owned by Niccolo Paganini that is known to exist today. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 14 in G major, K 387 "Spring" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hagen String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Quartet for Strings no 17 in B flat major, K 458 "Hunt" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hagen String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784; Vienna, Austria 

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