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Shostakovich: The 15 String Quartets

The Beethoven Quartet, with the Komitas Quartet

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Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 1 in C Major, Op. 49

Work length14:10
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Moderato

Track length4:39

II. Moderato

Track length4:24

III. Allegro molto

Track length2:10

IV. Allegro

Track length2:57

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 2 in A major, Op. 68

Work length32:26
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Moderato con moto

Track length7:55

II. Recitative & Romance: Adagio

Track length9:21

III. Waltz, Allegro

Track length5:08

IV. Theme & Variations

Track length10:02

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 3 in F major, Op. 73

Work length29:50
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Allegretto

Track length6:52

II. Moderato con moto

Track length4:42

III. Allegro non troppo

Track length4:01

IV. Adagio

Track length5:09

V. Moderato

Track length9:06

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 4 in D major, Op. 83

Work length21:30
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Allegretto

Track length3:17

II. Andantino allegretto

Track length5:54

III. Allegretto

Track length4:00

IV. Allegretto

Track length8:19

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 92

Work length29:56
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Allegro non troppo

Track length10:35

II. Andante

Track length9:08

III. Moderato

Track length10:13

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 6 in G major, Op. 101

Work length26:50
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Allegretto

Track length7:08

II. Moderato con moto

Track length5:19

III. Lento

Track length5:17

IV. Lento, Allegretto

Track length9:06

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 7 in F sharp minor, Op. 108

Work length11:40
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Allegretto

Track length3:19

II. Lento

Track length2:46

III. Allegro, Allegretto

Track length5:35

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110

Work length19:46
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Largo

Track length4:23

II. Allegro molto

Track length2:48

III. Allegretto

Track length3:57

IV. Largo

Track length5:10

V. Largo

Track length3:28

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 9 in E flat major, Op. 117

Work length23:45
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Moderato con moto

Track length3:58

II. Adagio

Track length3:18

III. Allegretto

Track length3:54

IV. Adagio

Track length3:33

V. Allegro

Track length9:02

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 10 in A flat major, Op. 118

Work length21:48
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Andante

Track length4:04

II. Allegretto furioso

Track length4:13

III. Adagio

Track length4:46

IV. Allegretto

Track length8:45

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 122

Work length15:11
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Introduction: Andantino

Track length2:04

II. Scherzo: Allegretto

Track length3:07

III. Recitative: Adagio

Track length1:03

IV. Etude: Allegro

Track length1:08

V. Humoreske: Allegro

Track length0:48

VI. Elegy: Adagio

Track length3:53

VII. Conclusion: Moderato

Track length3:08

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 12 in D flat major, Op. 133

Work length26:15
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Moderato, Allegretto

Track length7:25

II. Allegretto

Track length18:50

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 13 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 138: Adagio

Work length18:17
  • The Beethoven Quartet

Shostakovich: Two pieces for string octet, Op. 11

Work length9:51
  • The Beethoven Quartet


Track length5:26


Track length4:25

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 14 in F sharp major, Op. 142

Work length25:02
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Allegretto

Track length8:15

II. Adagio

Track length8:09

III. Allegretto

Track length8:38

Shostakovich: Quartet No. 15 in E-Flat Minor, Op. 144

Work length37:24
  • The Beethoven Quartet

I. Elegy: Adagio

Track length12:32

II. Serenade: Adagio

Track length5:55

III. Intermezzo: Adagio

Track length1:47

IV. Nocturne: Adagio

Track length5:16

V. Funeral March: Adagio molto

Track length5:25

VI. Epilogue: Adagio

Track length6:29