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Dvorák, Tchaikovsky, Borodin: Quartets / Emerson String Qt


Release Date: 10/17/1995 
Label:  Dg Masters Catalog #: 445551   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín DvorákPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyAlexander Borodin
Performer:  Eugene DruckerPhilip SetzerLawrence DuttonDavid Finckel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings no 12 in F major, Op. 96/B 179 "American" by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Eugene Drucker (Violin), Philip Setzer (Violin), Lawrence Dutton (Viola),
David Finckel (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Date of Recording: 04/1984 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 25 Minutes 49 Secs. 
2. Quartet for Strings no 1 in D major, Op. 11 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Philip Setzer (Violin), David Finckel (Cello), Lawrence Dutton (Viola),
Eugene Drucker (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/1984 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 24 Minutes 26 Secs. 
3. Quartet for Strings no 2 in D major by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  David Finckel (Cello), Lawrence Dutton (Viola), Eugene Drucker (Violin),
Philip Setzer (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Russia 
Date of Recording: 04/1984 
Venue:  American Academy of Arts & Letters, NYC 
Length: 27 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

String Quartet No.12 in F major, Op.96 - "American" B.179: 1. Allegro ma non troppo
String Quartet No.12 in F major, Op.96 - "American" B.179: 2. Lento
String Quartet No.12 in F major, Op.96 - "American" B.179: 3. Molto vivace
String Quartet No.12 in F major, Op.96 - "American" B.179: 4. Finale (Vivace ma non troppo)
String Quartet no.1 in D major, op.11: 1. Moderato e semplice
String Quartet no.1 in D major, op.11: 2. Andante cantabile
String Quartet no.1 in D major, op.11: 3. Scherzo: Allegro non tanto - Trio
String Quartet no.1 in D major, op.11: 4. Finale: Allegro giusto - Allegro vivace
String Quartet No.2 in D: 1. Allegro
String Quartet No.2 in D: 2. Scherzo
String Quartet No.2 in D: 3. Notturno
String Quartet No.2 in D: 4. Finale

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