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Brahms: String Quintets / Causse, Hagen Quartet


Release Date: 09/09/2008 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 453420   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gérard Caussé
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hagen String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Hagen Quartet and Gérard Caussé also give highly enjoyable accounts of the two Quintets, and the DG engineers give them good recorded sound. No need to say more than that it can rank alongside the Raphael Ensemble on Hyperion.

-- The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs [2003/4 edition]
The Hagen Quartet and Gérard Caussé also give highly enjoyable accounts of the two Quintets, and the DG engineers give them good recorded sound. No need to say more than that it can rank alongside the Raphael Ensemble on Hyperion.

-- The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs [2003/4 edition]
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Works on This Recording

1. Quintet for Strings no 2 in G major, Op. 111 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gérard Caussé (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hagen String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Mozarteum, Salzburg 
2. Quintet for Strings no 1 in F major, Op. 88 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Gérard Caussé (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hagen String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1996 
Venue:  Mozarteum, Salzburg 

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