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Red: String Quartets by Ludwig van Beethoven and Alban Berg

Amaryllis Quartett

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- American Record Guide

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String Quartet, Op. 3  
1
I. Langsam
Alban Berg; Amaryllis Quartett
9:41
2
II. Mäßige Viertel
Alban Berg; Amaryllis Quartett
10:33
String Quartet in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 131  
3
I. Adagio ma non troppo e molto espressivo
Ludwig van Beethoven; Amaryllis Quartett
7:17
4
II. Allegro molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven; Amaryllis Quartett
3:04
5
III. Allegro moderato
Ludwig van Beethoven; Amaryllis Quartett
0:51
6
IV. Andante ma non troppo e molto cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven; Amaryllis Quartett
13:43
7
V. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven; Amaryllis Quartett
5:44
8
VI. Adagio quasi un poco andante
Ludwig van Beethoven; Amaryllis Quartett
1:40
9
VII. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven; Amaryllis Quartett
6:41
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    59:14
"... this particular performance ( of Berg's String Quartet) was spellbinding and almost worth the price of the CD all by itself."
- Fanfare

Red from young German ensemble Amaryllis Quartett features an early work by Alban Berg as well as the late String Quartet by Beethoven. The iconoclastic sounds of Berg are as electrifying as the neverending phrases and tremendous motivic sections in Beethoven's suspenseful quartet.
44.1 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Genuin Studio Masters

Recorded at Alter Sendesaal, Bremen, Germany, August 16–19, 2012 (Beethoven) and September 13–14, 2012 (Berg)
Recording Producer/Tonmeister: Dirk Lüdemann
Editing: Dirk Lüdemann
Booklet Editing: Katrin Haase, Leipzig
Text: Jan Philipp Sprick, Rostock
English Translation: Matthew Harris, Ibiza
French Translation: Laurence Wuillemin, Munich
Photography: Tobias Wirth, Berlin
Styling: Haniball Saliba
Hair and Make-Up: Eva Dieckhoff
Layout: Sabine Kahlke-Rosenthal, Leipzig
Graphic Design: Thorsten Stapel, Münster

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