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Shostakovich: Quartet No 15; Gubaidulina / Kremer, Et Al


Release Date: 09/20/1989 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 44924   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Dmitri ShostakovichSofia Gubaidulina
Performer:  Yo-Yo MaGidon KremerKim KashkashianDaniel Phillips
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings no 15 in E flat minor, Op. 144 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Gidon Kremer (Violin), Kim Kashkashian (Viola),
Daniel Phillips (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1974; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Live  Kaufman Concert Hall, 92nd St Y, NYC 
Length: 38 Minutes 1 Secs. 
2. Rejoice! by Sofia Gubaidulina
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Methuen Memorial Music Hall, Mass 
Length: 29 Minutes 44 Secs. 

Sound Samples

I. Elegy (Adagio)
II. Serenade (Adagio)
III. Intermezzo (Adagio)
IV. Nocturne (Adagio)
V. Funeral March (Adagio molto)
VI. Epilogue (Adagio)
Your joy no one will take away from you
Rejoice with joy
Rejoice Ravvi
And he returned to his own abode
Heed thyself

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