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American Originals - Barber & Ives / Emerson String Quartet


Release Date: 01/19/1993 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 435864   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Charles IvesSamuel Barber
Performer:  Eugene DruckerPhilip SetzerLawrence DuttonDavid Finckel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings no 1 "From the Salvation Army" by Charles Ives
Performer:  Eugene Drucker (Violin), Philip Setzer (Violin), Lawrence Dutton (Viola),
David Finckel (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1896; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/1990 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 21 Minutes 23 Secs. 
2. Quartet for Strings in B minor, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  David Finckel (Cello), Lawrence Dutton (Viola), Philip Setzer (Violin),
Eugene Drucker (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1990 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 16 Minutes 36 Secs. 
3. Quartet for Strings no 2 by Charles Ives
Performer:  David Finckel (Cello), Eugene Drucker (Violin), Lawrence Dutton (Viola),
Philip Setzer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1991 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 24 Minutes 50 Secs. 
4. A Set of Short Pieces (3): no 2, Scherzo "Holding Your Own" by Charles Ives
Performer:  Eugene Drucker (Violin), Lawrence Dutton (Viola), Philip Setzer (Violin),
David Finckel (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903-1914; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1991 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 

Sound Samples

String Quartet No.1 "From the Salvation Army": 1. Andante con moto
String Quartet No.1 "From the Salvation Army": 2. Allegro - Allegro con spirito - Quasi andante
String Quartet No.1 "From the Salvation Army": 3. Adagio cantabile - Allegretto - Andante con moto
String Quartet No.1 "From the Salvation Army": 4. Allegro marziale - Poco andante con moto
Scherzo "Holding Your Own"
Adagio for Strings, Op.11: 1. Molto allegro e appassionato
Adagio for Strings, Op.11: 2. Molto adagio
Adagio for Strings, Op.11: 3. Molto allegro (come prima) - Presto
String Quartet No.2: 1. Discussions:
String Quartet No.2: 2. Arguments:
String Quartet No.2: 3. "The Call of the Mountains":

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