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The Three String Quartets [compact Disc]

By Henryk Mikołaj Górecki, 1933-2010

In these distinctive quartets both Beethoven and Szymanowski's well-documented influences on composer Henryk Gorecki are apparent as well as his fascination with the folk cultures of Southern Poland. The Royal String Quartet, renowned for the championing of music from their homeland, display an astonishing range of color, finesse and attack in these intelligent interpretations.

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  • CD 785.7194 Gor [2 DISC], Music CD

Format: Music CD
Author: Górecki, Henryk Mikołaj, 1933-2010
Summary: In these distinctive quartets both Beethoven and Szymanowski's well-documented influences on composer Henryk Gorecki are apparent as well as his fascination with the folk cultures of Southern Poland. The Royal String Quartet, renowned for the championing of music from their homeland, display an astonishing range of color, finesse and attack in these intelligent interpretations.
Title: The three string quartets [compact disc] / Henryk Górecki.
Publisher Date: London, England : Hyperion, p2011.
Subject: String quartets
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System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 785.7194 Gor
Oclc: 713657657
Upc: 034571178127
Bib Id: 458311

Format: Music CD
Author: Górecki, Henryk Mikołaj, 1933-2010.
Summary: In these distinctive quartets both Beethoven and Szymanowski's well-documented influences on composer Henryk Gorecki are apparent as well as his fascination with the folk cultures of Southern Poland. The Royal String Quartet, renowned for the championing of music from their homeland, display an astonishing range of color, finesse and attack in these intelligent interpretations.
Title: The three string quartets [compact disc] / Henryk Górecki.
Publisher, Date: London, England : Hyperion, p2011.
Description: 2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects: String quartets
Other Author: Górecki, Henryk Mikołaj, 1933-2010. Already it is dusk.
Other Author: Górecki, Henryk Mikołaj, 1933-2010. Quasi una fantasia.
Other Author: Górecki, Henryk Mikołaj, 1933-2010. Songs are sung.
Other Author: Royal String Quartet (Warsaw, Poland)
Other Title: Quartets, strings
Notes: Compact discs.
Notes: Program notes by Adrian Thomas in English with French and German translations (15 p. : ill., ports.) in container.
Notes: Royal String Quartet (Izabella Szałaj-Zimak, Elwira Przybyłowska, violins ; Marek Czech, viola ; Michał Pepol, violoncello).
Notes: Recorded at Potton Hall, Dunwich, Suffolk, on Feb. 8-11, 2010.
Contents: Already it is dusk : string quartet no. 1, op. 62 (15:43) -- Quasi una fantasia : string quartet no. 2, op. 64 (33:02) -- -- songs are sung : string quartet no. 3, op. 67 (55:54).
LCCN: 2011622127
Publisher Number: CDA67812
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 785.7194 Gor
Medium: [compact disc]