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A Quick Guide For Hiring The Best String Quartet

You have chosen to have a string quartet for your wedding service music; however aren’t sure how to continue next? What are the absolute most vital calculates picking your string quartet and where do you locate the best and most solid gathering? 322 more words

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Bartók String Quartet no. 2, Sz. 76

performed by the Emerson String Quartet, or below by the Takács Quartet

Bartók’s second quartet was written between 1915 and 1917, in Rákoskeresztúr, Hungary (or Gerersdorf in German, for those of you who don’t like consonants as much). 1,176 more words

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Clarinet Quintet in A major; Hagen Quartet with Sabine Meyer (clarinet), live

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I Could See the Sky

I Could See the Sky. For SATB, 2-part Treble Choir, Keyboard, optional String Quartet, 17 minutes (Treble Choir may be boys and/or girls or a few women) 998 more words

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Daniel Corral - Refractions (CD Review)

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Populist Records CD PR012

Jeremy Kerner, electric guitar; Isaura String Quartet; Corral, music box and laptop

LA-based Populist Records has released another treasure trove of unusual ambience. 146 more words

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Sir Peter Maxwell Davies: Naxos Quartet no. 1, op. 229

performed by the Maggini Quartet

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies was born September 8, 1934 in Salford, Lancashire. He told his parents at the ripe young age of four that he wanted to be a composer, after having seen Gilbert & Sullivan’s  1,346 more words

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Brian Ferneyhough: String Quartet no. 2

performed by the Arditti Quartet

Brian Ferneyhough may well be one of the most important composers to emerge from the latter half of this century. Simultaneously famous and infamous, he is a controversial figure of world renown, bent on making the most out of music.

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