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Leighton: String Quartets, Variations / Edinburgh Quartet


Release Date: 09/03/2002 
Label:  Meridian Records   Catalog #: 84460   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Kenneth Leighton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh String Quartet
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 1, Op. 32 by Kenneth Leighton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; England 
2.
Quartet for Strings no 2, Op. 33 by Kenneth Leighton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; England 
3.
Variations (7) for String Quartet, Op. 43 by Kenneth Leighton
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Edinburgh String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; Scotland 

Sound Samples

Quartet 1 Op. 32: Con moto
Quartet 1 Op. 32: Lento Sostenuto
Quartet 1 Op. 32: Allegro molto e ritmico
Quartet 2 Op. 33: Molto adagio-Allegro-Presto
Quartet 2 Op. 33: Marcia lenta
Quartet 2 Op. 33: Allegro energico
Quartet 2 Op. 33: Epilogo: Molto lento
Seven Variations for Quartet Op. 43: Adagio sostenuto
Seven Variations for Quartet Op. 43: Capriccioso alla valzer
Seven Variations for Quartet Op. 43: Lento sostenuto
Seven Variations for Quartet Op. 43: Dolce e collante
Seven Variations for Quartet Op. 43: Allegro molto e ritmico
Seven Variations for Quartet Op. 43: Allegro precipitoso (presto)
Seven Variations for Quartet Op. 43: Adagio e sostenuto

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