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Bliss: String Quartet No 1, Etc / Cox, Daniel, Maggini Sq


Release Date: 11/19/2002 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8557108   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sir Arthur Bliss
Performer:  Nicholas DanielMichael Cox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Maggini String QuartetMaggini String Quartet members
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This album was nominated for the 2004 Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music
Performance.
This album was nominated for the 2004 Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music
Performance. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings no 1 in B flat major, F 25 by Sir Arthur Bliss
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Maggini String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
2.
Quartet for Strings in A major, F 23 by Sir Arthur Bliss
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Maggini String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1914; England 
3.
Conversations, F 16 by Sir Arthur Bliss
Performer:  Nicholas Daniel (Oboe), Michael Cox (Flute)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Maggini String Quartet members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; England 

Sound Samples

String Quartet No. 1 in B flat major: Andante maestoso - Allegro con brio
String Quartet No. 1 in B flat major: Allegretto grazioso
String Quartet No. 1 in B flat major: Sostenuto
String Quartet No. 1 in B flat major: Vivace
Conversations: No. 1 The Committee Meeting: Moderato
Conversations: No. 2 In the Wood: Adagio
Conversations: No. 3 In the Ballroom: Scherzando
Conversations: No. 4 Soliloquy: Andante tranquillo e molto rubato
Conversations: No. 5 In the Tube at Oxford Circus: Allegro energico
String Quartet in A major: Moderato ma tranquillo
String Quartet in A major: Andante sostenuto
String Quartet in A major: Allegro vivace con grazia

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