Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet no. 8 in C minor, op. 110: I. Largo
Dmitri Shostakovich 4:09
2 String Quartet no. 8 in C minor, op. 110: II. Allegro molto
Dmitri Shostakovich 2:41
3 String Quartet no. 8 in C minor, op. 110: III. Allegretto
Dmitri Shostakovich 3:50
4 String Quartet no. 8 in C minor, op. 110: IV. Largo
Dmitri Shostakovich 4:55
5 String Quartet no. 8 in C minor, op. 110: V. Largo
Dmitri Shostakovich 3:26
6 String Quartet no. 2 in D major: I. Allegro moderato
Alexander Borodin 7:56
7 String Quartet no. 2 in D major: II. Scherzo. Allegro
Alexander Borodin 4:43
8 String Quartet no. 2 in D major: III. Notturno. Andante
Alexander Borodin 8:11
9 String Quartet no. 2 in D major: IV. Finale. Andante - Vivace
Alexander Borodin 7:00
10 String Quartet in F major: I. Allegro moderato. Très doux
Maurice Ravel 7:39
11 String Quartet in F major: II. Assez vif. Très rythmé
Maurice Ravel 5:38
12 String Quartet in F major: III. Très lent
Maurice Ravel 8:29
13 String Quartet in F major: IV. Vif et agité
Maurice Ravel 5:02

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Yaroslav Alexandrov (1962-08-29) (tracks 6–9)
Rostislav Dubinsky (1962-08-29) (tracks 6–9)
Yaroslav Alexandrov (1962-08-31) (tracks 1–5, 10–13)
Rostislav Dubinsky (1962-08-31) (tracks 1–5, 10–13)
cello:
Valentin Berlinsky (1962-08-29) (tracks 6–9)
Valentin Berlinsky (1962-08-31) (tracks 1–5, 10–13)
strings [string quartet]:
Borodin Quartet (1962-08-29) (tracks 6–9)
Borodin Quartet (1962-08-31) (tracks 1–5, 10–13)
viola:
Dmitri Shebalin (1962-08-29) (tracks 6–9)
Dmitri Shebalin (1962-08-31) (tracks 1–5, 10–13)
composer:
Александр Порфирьевич Бородин (Alexander Borodin) (1881) (tracks 6–9)
Maurice Ravel (classical composer) (1902 – 1903) (tracks 10–13)
Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович (composer) (1960-07-12 – 1960-07-14) (tracks 1–5)
recorded at:
Edinburgh International Festival 1962: [concert] (1962-08-31) (tracks 1–5, 10–13)
arrangements:
Nocturne (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 8)
Nocturne for Violin and Orchestra (arranged by Rimsky-Korsakov) (track 8)
String Quartet in F major: I. Moderato très doux (arr. Maurice Delage for piano four hands) (track 10)
String Quartet in F major: II. Assez vif - Très rythmé (arr. Maurice Delage for piano four hands) (track 11)
String Quartet in F major: III. Très lent (arr. Maurice Delage for piano four hands) (track 12)
String Quartet in F major: IV. Vif et agité (arr. Maurice Delage for piano four hands) (track 13)
String Quartet no. 2 in D major: II. Scherzo. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
String Quartet no. 2 in D major: III. Notturno (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Baubles, Bangles and Beads (from "Kismet") (track 7)
live recording of:
orchestrations:
Nocturne for Strings (orchestration by Sargent) (track 8)
Notturno: Andante amoroso (orchestration by Tcherepnin) (track 8)
Petite symphonie à cordes: III. Très lent (orch. Barshai) (track 12)
Sinfonietta in C minor: I. Largo (arr. Stasevich for string orchestra and timpani) (track 1)
Sinfonietta in C minor: II. Allegro molto (arr. Stasevich for string orchestra and timpani) (track 2)
Sinfonietta in C minor: III. Allegretto (arr. Stasevich for string orchestra and timpani) (track 3)
Sinfonietta in C minor: IV. Largo (arr. Stasevich for string orchestra and timpani) (track 4)
Sinfonietta in C minor: V. Largo (arr. Stasevich for string orchestra and timpani) (track 5)
part of:
String Quartet in F major (movement) (tracks 10–13)
String Quartet no. 2 in D major (movement) (tracks 6–9)
String Quartet no. 8 in C minor, op. 110 (movement) (tracks 1–5)

Release

ASIN: UK: B00005A3MH [info]