Schafer: String Quartet No 8, Beauty And The Beast

Release Date: 1/1/2003
Catalog Number: ACD2 2201
Orchestra/Ensemble: Molinari Quartet
Number of Discs: 1

Physical Format:

CD
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$16.99
Notes and Editorial Reviews
Winner 2002 Juno Award: Best Solo or Chamber Ensemble ith this new CD, the exciting Molinari Quartet is pursuing the recording of the complete works for string quartet by Canadian composer R. Murray Schafer. This new release features Schafer's 8th Quartet (premiered in the spring of 2002), the chamber opera for mezzo and quartet 'Beauty and the Beast', and the quintet for harp 'Theseus'.
Works on This Recording
1. Quartet for Strings no 8 by R. Murray Schafer
Orchestra/Ensemble: Molinari Quartet
Period: 20th Century
2. Beauty and the Beast by R. Murray Schafer
Performer: Julie Nesrallah (Mezzo Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Molinari Quartet
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1980 ;
3. Theseus by R. Murray Schafer
Performer: Marie-Danielle Parent (Soprano), Jennifer Swartz (Harp )
Orchestra/Ensemble: Molinari Quartet
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1983 ; Canada
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