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Samuel Adler: String Quartets Nos 3, 6 & 7


Release Date: 04/20/1994 
Label:  Composers Recordings, Inc. (Cri)   Catalog #: 608   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Samuel Adler
Performer:  Ian SwensonCalvin WiersmaElizabeth AndersonMaria Lambros,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Meliora String QuartetCleveland String QuartetFine Arts String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These performances won the American Academy & Institute of Arts & Letters Composers Award Recording for 1990. These performances won the American Academy & Institute of Arts & Letters Composers Award Recording for 1990. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings no 3 by Samuel Adler
Performer:  Ian Swenson (Violin), Calvin Wiersma (Violin), Elizabeth Anderson (Cello),
Maria Lambros (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Meliora String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953/1964; USA 
Date of Recording: 1983 
Venue:  Hochstein Auditorium, Rochester, NY 
Length: 18 Minutes 38 Secs. 
2. Quartet for Strings no 7 by Samuel Adler
Performer:  Paul Katz (Cello), Peter Salaff (Violin), Atar Arad (Viola),
Donald Weilerstein (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; USA 
Date of Recording: 1983 
Venue:  Hochstein Auditorium, Rochester, NY 
Length: 19 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
3. Quartet for Strings no 6 "A Whitman Serenade" by Samuel Adler
Performer:  Bernard Zaslav (Viola), Jan DeGaetani (Mezzo Soprano), Leonard Sorkin (Violin),
Abram Loft (Violin), George Sopkin (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Fine Arts String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1975; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1979 
Venue:  Kresge Studios, Eastman School of Music 
Length: 23 Minutes 57 Secs. 

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