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String Quartets Nos 1-3 Souvenir De Florence

Gabrieli String Quartet
CD  |  Classical  |  14 Feb 2014
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Although the orchestra was the most natural vehicle for Tchaikovsky's colourful and emotionally highly-charged music, in his string quartets (all dating from the 1870s) he showed a fine understanding of the medium and adopted a more purely musical train of thought - deriving in part from his deep fondness for the classical world of Mozart - without losing his own personality. Souvenir de Florence, his string sextet, dates from 1890-91 and Tchaikovsky confided in his friend Alexander Siloti that he feared he was thinking in orchestral terms before arranging his ideas for string sextet; the work is performed here in a version for string orchestra, from a much-praised Argo recording with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, which went on to win an Edison Award.

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Title: String Quartets Nos 1-3 Souvenir De Florence

Format: CD

Release Date: 14 Feb 2014

Artist: Gabrieli String Quartet

Sku: 2262057

Catalogue No: 4807426

Category: Classical

Disc Count: 2

Transfer Format: Compact Disc

Video Format: Classical Music

Primary Audio: 4807426

Language: 0028948074266

Subtitles: Universal Music

TRACKS

DISC 1

1–4 String Quartet No. 1 In D Major, Op. 11

5–8 String Quartet No. 2 In F Major, Op. 22

DISC 2

1–4 String Quartet No. 3 In E Flat Minor, Op. 30

5–8 Souvenir De Florence, Op. 70 - Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields


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