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Schubert: String Quartet In G, Etc / Takács Quartet, Et Al


Release Date: 04/29/2003 
Label:  Artek   Catalog #: 9   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Schubert
Performer:  Edward DusinberreAndrás FejérKároly SchranzRoger Tapping,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Takács String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Takacs Quartet was formed in 1975 in Budapest and since 1985 has been Quartet in Residence at the University of Colorado, Boulder. As well as performing over ninety concerts worldwide each season, the Quartet is well-known for its recordings, winning a Gramophone Award for the complete Bartok Quartets and the Schubert Trout Quintet CDs. The Swiss pianist Andreas Haefliger, steeped in music since childhood, made his New York debut in 1988 after completing his studies at the Juilliard School. He now lives in New York and performs around the world in repertoire from Beethoven to Mussorgsky; Mozart to Bartok, playing both with orchestra and in recital in the major music centers and at international music festivals. The Takacs Quartet was formed in 1975 in Budapest and since 1985 has been Quartet in Residence at the University of Colorado, Boulder. As well as performing over ninety concerts worldwide each season, the Quartet is well-known for its recordings, winning a Gramophone Award for the complete Bartok Quartets and the Schubert Trout Quintet CDs. The Swiss pianist Andreas Haefliger, steeped in music since childhood, made his New York debut in 1988 after completing his studies at the Juilliard School. He now lives in New York and performs around the world in repertoire from Beethoven to Mussorgsky; Mozart to Bartok, playing both with orchestra and in recital in the major music centers and at international music festivals. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 15 in G major, D 887/Op. 161 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Edward Dusinberre (Violin), András Fejér (Cello), Károly Schranz (Violin),
Roger Tapping (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Takács String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1826; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1996 
Venue:  Reitstadel, Neumarkt, Germany 
Length: 48 Minutes 19 Secs. 
2.
Notturno for Piano and Strings in E flat major, D 897/Op. 148 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Andreas Haefliger (Piano), Edward Dusinberre (Violin), András Fejér (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1996 
Venue:  Reitstadel, Neumarkt, Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 3 Secs. 

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