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 Offer,Górecki: The 3 String Quartets

Royal String Quartet

The quartets were commissioned by Kronos...but the Royal's performances rival them with playing that is passionate and sharp-edged, capturing the emotional depth and intensity of the music equally... More…
  • Gramophone Magazine
    June 2011
    Editor's Choice

2 CDs

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Contents

Gorecki: String Quartet No. 1, Op. 62 'Already it is dusk'

15:43
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Gorecki: String Quartet No. 2, Op. 64 'Quasi una fantasia'

33:01
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I. Largo sostenuto, mesto

7:48
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II. Deciso, energico, marcatissimo sempre

6:57
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III. Arioso: Adagio cantabile ma molto espressivo e molto appassionato

8:00
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IV. Allegro sempre con grande passione e molto marcato

10:16
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Gorecki: String Quartet No. 3, Op. 67 '...songs are sung'

55:49
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I. Adagio, molto andante, cantabile

11:11
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II. Largo cantabile

12:54
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III. Allegro sempre ben marcato

4:50
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IV. Deciso, espressivo ma ben tenuto

12:24
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V. Largo, tranquillo

14:30
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