℗ 2003 Chandos
 

Shostakovich: Complete String Quartets Vol. 4

Sorrel String Quartet

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String Quartet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 68  
1.1
I. Overture. Moderato con moto
Dmitri Shostakovich; Sorrel String Quartet
8:42
1.2
II. Recitative and Romance. Adagio
Dmitri Shostakovich; Sorrel String Quartet
11:16
1.3
III. Waltz. Allegro
Dmitri Shostakovich; Sorrel String Quartet
5:30
1.4
IV. Theme with Variations. Adagio - Moderato con moto - Allegretto - Più mosso - Allegro - Adagio
Dmitri Shostakovich; Sorrel String Quartet
12:20
String Quartet No. 14 in F Sharp Major, Op. 142  
1.5
I. Allegretto
Dmitri Shostakovich; Sorrel String Quartet
8:43
1.6
II. Adagio
Dmitri Shostakovich; Sorrel String Quartet
10:08
1.7
III. Allegretto - Poco meno mosso - A tempo - Adagio
Dmitri Shostakovich; Sorrel String Quartet
8:36
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    65:15
"... numerous subsequent ensembles have opened out the performing tradition in new and unexpected ways, not least the Sorrel Quartet, whose excellent traversal continues with this hitherto untried pairing of works from either end of the cycle. Cordially recommended ..." - International Record Review Between 1998 and 2005, British ensemble the Sorrel String Quartet recorded the entire cycle of Shostakovch's string quartets, receiving great critical praise with the release of each volume in the six-album series. This is the fourth installment, recorded in 2003.
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