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Stravinsky, Schnittke, Roslavets, Smirnov, Firsova: Music For String Quartet / Chilingirian


Release Date: 11/02/2010 
Label:  Conifer   Catalog #: 51252   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Igor StravinskyAlfred SchnittkeNikolai A. RoslavetsDmitri Smirnov,   ... 
Performer:  Levon ChilingirianCharles SewartSimon Rowland-JonesPhilip De Groote
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chilingirian String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

Special Order: This CD requires additional production time and ships within 2-3 weeks.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Pieces (3) for String Quartet by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Levon Chilingirian (Violin), Charles Sewart (Violin), Simon Rowland-Jones (Viola),
Philip De Groote (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chilingirian String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; Switzerland 
Length: 6 Minutes 57 Secs. 
2.
Concertino for String Quartet by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Simon Rowland-Jones (Viola), Charles Sewart (Violin), Levon Chilingirian (Violin),
Philip De Groote (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chilingirian String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 59 Secs. 
3.
Double Canon for String Quartet by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Philip De Groote (Cello), Simon Rowland-Jones (Viola), Levon Chilingirian (Violin),
Charles Sewart (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chilingirian String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
4.
Canon in memoriam Igor Stravinsky by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Philip De Groote (Cello), Simon Rowland-Jones (Viola), Charles Sewart (Violin),
Levon Chilingirian (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chilingirian String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1971; USSR 
Length: 6 Minutes 25 Secs. 
5.
Quartet for Strings no 3 by Nikolai A. Roslavets
Performer:  Charles Sewart (Violin), Levon Chilingirian (Violin), Simon Rowland-Jones (Viola),
Philip De Groote (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chilingirian String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; Russia 
Length: 12 Minutes 59 Secs. 
6.
Quartet for Strings no 2, Op. 42 by Dmitri Smirnov
Performer:  Charles Sewart (Violin), Simon Rowland-Jones (Viola), Philip De Groote (Cello),
Levon Chilingirian (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chilingirian String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1985; Moscow 
Length: 15 Minutes 7 Secs. 
7.
Quartet for Strings no 4, Op. 40 "Amoroso" by Elena Firsova
Performer:  Philip De Groote (Cello), Simon Rowland-Jones (Viola), Charles Sewart (Violin),
Levon Chilingirian (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chilingirian String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989; Russia 
Length: 15 Minutes 21 Secs. 

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