Alto CD

Great Russian String Quartets

Great Russian String Quartets Borodin Quartet (Borodin, Tchaikovsky) Shostakovich Quartet (Glazunov, Shostakovich) American String Quartet (Prokofiev) Catalogue Number: ALC 6006 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD/ADD 1974-88 398 minutes Price: £21.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY (Borodin) “movement-by-movement comparison makes it clear that …the Borodins win hands down … their internal balance at […]

September 3rd, 2015
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Borodin: Symphony No. 2 in B minor; Overture “Prince Igor”; Polovtsian Dances: Polotvtsian March; In the steppes of Central Asia

Borodin: Symphony No. 2 in B minor; Overture “Prince Igor”; Polovtsian Dances: Polotvtsian March; In the steppes of Central Asia Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Ole Schmidt Catalogue Number: ALC 1215 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time 65:16 DDD 1996 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Too long neglected on disc, (his excellent Nielsen […]

November 4th, 2013
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Borodin: String Quartets Nos 1 & 2

Borodin: String Quartets Nos 1 & 2 Shostakovich Quartet Catalogue Number: ALC 1111 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 1993 64:34 Price: £6.99 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Performance thoroughly enjoyable“ (Penguin Guide) String Quartet No.1 in A major [1] Moderato – Allegro 13:01 [2] Andante con moto 8:37 [3] Scherzo: Prestissimo 5:24 [4] […]

July 1st, 2011
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