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Mendelssohn: String Quartets Nos. 5 & 6

Escher String Quartet

The E flat major is given a bright and tender account, with balances judged finely, whether between the instruments or between the myriad emotions that flash through its fizzing duration…the... More…
  • BBC Music Magazine
    Chamber Choice

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Contents

Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 44 No. 3

Work length34:56
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  • Escher String Quartet
  • Recorded: May 2015
  • Recording Venue: Potton Hall, Suffolk, England

I. Allegro vivace

Track length13:23
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II. Scherzo. Assai leggiero vivace

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III. Adagio non troppo

Track length8:37
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IV. Molto Allegro con fuoco

Track length8:47
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Excerpt, Mendelssohn: Four pieces for String Quartet, Op. 81

Work length10:50
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  • Escher String Quartet
  • Recorded: May 2015
  • Recording Venue: Potton Hall, Suffolk, England

No. 3, Capriccio, MWV R 32

Track length5:41
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No. 4, Fugue, MWV R 23

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Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Op. 80

Work length25:25
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  • Escher String Quartet
  • Recorded: May 2015
  • Recording Venue: Potton Hall, Suffolk, England

I. Allegro vivace assai

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II. Allegro assai

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III. Adagio

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IV. Finale. Allegro molto

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