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Classical Express - Boccherini: Guitar Quintets Vol 2


Release Date: 09/11/2001 
Label:  Harmonia Mundi   Catalog #: 3957039   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Richard Savino
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Artaria String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The second of 3 volumes. "Music of devastating charm and graphic pictorialism" - San Francisco Examiner "This is cultured and 'artful' music, played by fine musicians" - Gramophone "Fresh and lively" - Guitar Player The second of 3 volumes. "Music of devastating charm and graphic pictorialism" - San Francisco Examiner "This is cultured and 'artful' music, played by fine musicians" - Gramophone "Fresh and lively" - Guitar Player Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Quintet for Guitar and Strings no 1 in D minor, G 445 by Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Richard Savino (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Artaria String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1798; Spain 
2.
Quintet for Guitar and Strings no 2 in E major, G 446 by Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Richard Savino (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Artaria String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1798; Spain 
3.
Quintet for Guitar and Strings no 3 in B flat major, G 447 by Luigi Boccherini
Performer:  Richard Savino (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Artaria String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1798; Spain 

Sound Samples

Quintet No. 1 in D Minor, G. 445: I. Allegro moderato
Quintet No. 1 in D Minor, G. 445: II. Cantabile
Quintet No. 1 in D Minor, G. 445: III. Minuetto
Quintet No. 1 in D Minor, G. 445: IV. Allegro assai
Quintet No. 2 in E Major, G. 446: I. Maestoso assai
Quintet No. 2 in E Major, G. 446: II. Adagio
Quintet No. 2 in E Major, G. 446: III. Polacca (Tempo di Minuetto)
Quintet No. 3 in B-Flat Major, G. 447: I. Allegro moderato
Quintet No. 3 in B-Flat Major, G. 447: II. Tempo di Minuetto
Quintet No. 3 in B-Flat Major, G. 447: III. Adagio
Quintet No. 3 in B-Flat Major, G. 447: IV. Allegro

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