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Shostakovich, Schnittke: Piano Quintets / Berman, Vermeer


Release Date: 10/22/2002 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8554830   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Dmitri ShostakovichAlfred Schnittke
Performer:  Shmuel AshkenasiBoris BermanMathias TackeRichard Young,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 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. Quintet for Piano and Strings in G minor, Op. 57 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin), Boris Berman (Piano), Mathias Tacke (Violin),
Richard Young (Viola), Marc Johnson (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USSR 
Date of Recording: 12/2000 
Venue:  Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto, Canada 
Length: 31 Minutes 1 Secs. 
2. Quintet for Piano and Strings by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Boris Berman (Piano), Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin), Mathias Tacke (Violin),
Richard Young (Viola), Marc Johnson (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vermeer String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972-1976; USSR 
Date of Recording: 12/2000 
Venue:  Glenn Gould Studio, Toronto, Canada 
Length: 25 Minutes 24 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57: Prelude
Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57: Fugue
Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57: Scherzo
Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57: Intermezzo
Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57: Finale
Piano Quintet: Moderato
Piano Quintet: In Tempo di Valse
Piano Quintet: Andante
Piano Quintet: Lento
Piano Quintet: Moderato pastorale

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