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Lutoslawski, Penderecki, Cage, Mayuzumi: String Quartets


Release Date: 08/18/2008 
Label:  Dg 20th Century Classics Catalog #: 423245   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Witold LutoslawskiToshiro MayuzumiKrzysztof PendereckiJohn Cage
Performer:  Henry MeyerPeter KamnitzerWalter LevinJack Kirstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  LaSalle String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Quartet for Strings by Witold Lutoslawski
Performer:  Henry Meyer (Violin), Peter Kamnitzer (Viola), Walter Levin (Violin),
Jack Kirstein (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  LaSalle String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; Poland 
Date of Recording: 12/1967 
Venue:  UFA-Studio, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 23 Minutes 37 Secs. 
2. Prelude for String Quartet by Toshiro Mayuzumi
Performer:  Walter Levin (Violin), Peter Kamnitzer (Viola), Henry Meyer (Violin),
Jack Kirstein (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  LaSalle String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; Japan 
Date of Recording: 12/1967 
Venue:  UFA-Studio, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 3 Secs. 
3. Quartet for Strings no 1 by Krzysztof Penderecki
Performer:  Jack Kirstein (Cello), Peter Kamnitzer (Viola), Henry Meyer (Violin),
Walter Levin (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  LaSalle String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; Poland 
Date of Recording: 12/1967 
Venue:  UFA-Studio, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
4. Quartet for Strings in 4 Parts by John Cage
Performer:  Henry Meyer (Violin), Walter Levin (Violin), Peter Kamnitzer (Viola),
Jack Kirstein (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  LaSalle String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/1972 
Venue:  Beethovensaal, Hannover, Germany 
Length: 21 Minutes 20 Secs. 

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