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Beethoven: The Late String Quartets / Vermeer Quartet


Release Date: 04/13/1993 
Label:  Teldec   Catalog #: 91496   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Shmuel AshkenasiPierre MenardRichard YoungMarc Johnson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 26 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 12 in E flat major, Op. 127 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin), Pierre Menard (Violin), Richard Young (Viola),
Marc Johnson (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1823-1825; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Quartet for Strings no 13 in B flat major, Op. 130 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Marc Johnson (Cello), Richard Young (Viola), Pierre Menard (Violin),
Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1825-1826; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Quartet for Strings no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 131 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Richard Young (Viola), Pierre Menard (Violin), Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin),
Marc Johnson (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Written: 1826 
4.
Quartet for Strings no 15 in A minor, Op. 132 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Pierre Menard (Violin), Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin), Richard Young (Viola),
Marc Johnson (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Grosse Fuge for String Quartet in B flat major Op. 133 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin), Pierre Menard (Violin), Richard Young (Viola),
Marc Johnson (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1825-1826; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Quartet for Strings no 16 in F major, Op. 135 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Marc Johnson (Cello), Richard Young (Viola), Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin),
Pierre Menard (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Written: 1826 

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