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Dvorák, Martinu: Sextets, Etc / Asmf Chamber Ensemble


Release Date: 09/20/1994 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8771   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Bohuslav MartinuAntonín Dvorák
Performer:  Roger SmithStephen OrtonMalcolm LatchemKenneth Sillito,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Silas The Martyr, Kentish Town, London 17-18 April 1989 Producer(s) Tim Oldham Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Lee (Assistant) Recorded in: St Silas The Martyr, Kentish Town, London 17-18 April 1989 Producer(s) Tim Oldham Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Richard Lee (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Sextet for Strings by Bohuslav Martinu
Performer:  Roger Smith (Cello), Stephen Orton (Cello), Malcolm Latchem (Violin),
Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Robert Smissen (Viola), Stephen Tees (Viola)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; France 
Date of Recording: 04/1989 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London 
Length: 14 Minutes 58 Secs. 
2. Serenade for 2 Violins and Viola no 2 by Bohuslav Martinu
Performer:  Robert Smissen (Viola), Malcolm Latchem (Violin), Kenneth Sillito (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; France 
Date of Recording: 04/1989 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 15 Secs. 
3. Sextet for Strings in A major, Op. 48/ B 80 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Kenneth Sillito (Violin), Stephen Orton (Cello), Stephen Tees (Viola),
Robert Smissen (Viola), Malcolm Latchem (Violin), Roger Smith (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 04/1989 
Venue:  St. Silas Church, London 
Length: 28 Minutes 39 Secs. 

Sound Samples

String Sextet in A major, Op. 48: I. Allegro moderato
String Sextet in A major, Op. 48: II. Dumka: Poco allegretto
String Sextet in A major, Op. 48: III. Furiant: Presto
String Sextet in A major, Op. 48: IV. Finale: Tema con variazioni
Serenade No. 2, H. 216: I. Allegro
Serenade No. 2, H. 216: II. Poco andante
Serenade No. 2, H. 216: III. Allegro con brio
String Sextet, H. 224: I. Lento - Allegro poco moderato
String Sextet, H. 224: II. Andantino - Allegretto scherzando - Andantino
String Sextet, H. 224: III. Allegretto poco moderato

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