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Smetana Quartet

Smetana Quartet

The real prize here is the Terzetto for two violins and viola, a minor masterpiece that Dvořák wrote for himself and two of his friends to play. Try the gently pulsing Larghetto; note how intuitively... More…

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Contents:

Dvorak: Terzetto in C major for two Violins and Viola, Op. 74

20:35
  • Smetana Quartet
  • Recorded: 24 January 1969
  • Recording Venue: BBC Studios, London

I. Introduzione: Allegro ma non troppo

4:38

II. Larghetto

5:34

II. Scherzo: Vivace - Trio: Poco meno mosso

4:32

IV. Tema con variazioni: Poco adagio - Moderato - Molto allegro

5:51

Janacek: String Quartet No. 1 'The Kreutzer Sonata'

16:32
  • Smetana Quartet
  • Recorded: 2 February 1975
  • Recording Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

I. Adagio - Con moto

3:49

II. Con moto

3:56

III. Con moto - Vivo - Andante

3:33

IV. Con moto (Adagio) - Piu mosso

5:14

Dvorak: String Quartet No. 14 in A flat major, Op. 105 (B193)

32:13
  • Smetana Quartet
  • Recorded: 2 February 1975
  • Recording Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

I. Adagio ma non troppo: Allegro appassionato

8:16

II. Molto vivace

6:22

III. Lento e molto cantabile

7:32

IV. Allegro non tanto

10:03