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Haydn: String Quartets Op. 76 1-3 / Kodaly Quartet


Release Date: 09/04/1992 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550314   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Tamás SzaboGábor FiasJános DevichAttila Falvay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"The Kodaly Quartet are fully worthy of the composer's inexhaustible invention and make a splendid bargain recommendation. Their playing brings joyful pleasure in Haydn's inspiration and there is not the slightest suspicion of over-rehearsal or of routine: every bar of the music springs to life spontaneously, and these musicians' insights bring an ideal combination of authority and warmth, emotional balance and structural awareness."

Penguin Guide [2003/4 Edition]
"The Kodaly Quartet are fully worthy of the composer's inexhaustible invention and make a splendid bargain recommendation. Their playing brings joyful pleasure in Haydn's inspiration and there is not the slightest suspicion of over-rehearsal or of routine: every bar of the music springs to life spontaneously, and these musicians' insights bring an ideal combination of authority and warmth, emotional balance and structural awareness."

Penguin Guide [2003/4 Edition]
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Works on This Recording

1.
Quartet for Strings in G major, Op. 76 no 1/H 3 no 75 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Tamás Szabo (Violin), Gábor Fias (Viola), János Devich (Cello),
Attila Falvay (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest 
Length: 21 Minutes 41 Secs. 
2.
Quartet for Strings in D minor, Op. 76 no 2/H 3 no 76 "Quinten" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Tamás Szabo (Violin), Gábor Fias (Viola), János Devich (Cello),
Attila Falvay (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest 
Length: 20 Minutes 53 Secs. 
3.
Quartet for Strings in C major, Op. 76 no 3/H 3 no 77 "Emperor" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Tamás Szabo (Violin), Gábor Fias (Viola), János Devich (Cello),
Attila Falvay (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kodály String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Venue:  Hungaroton Studios, Budapest 
Length: 24 Minutes 48 Secs. 

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