Beethoven - Complete String Quartets Vol.6

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Beethoven - Complete String Quartets Vol.6

Quartetto di Cremona

£9.71

There was a time, not so long ago, when Beethoven quartet cycles could be rather hit-and-miss affairs, the early quartets often too heavy-handed, the late ones too technically taxing. In recent years, ensembles have appeared for whom the technical demands pose much less of a problem, and who are stylistically much more aware in the early works. Fine recent cycles have included sets from the Takács and Tokyo Quartets, but among the younger generation one of the strongest ongoing cycles is that of the Quartetto di Cremona on the Audite label. Formed in the year 2000... read more

There was a time, not so long ago, when Beethoven quartet cycles could be rather hit-and-miss affairs, the early quartets often too heavy-handed, the late ones too techni... read more

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