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Torquing points

CD

Torquing points / Melbourne String Quartet.

  • Published by Move Records — 1994 [MD3143] — 1 CD (66 min.)
  • Purchase Price: $22.73 (Usually ships in 1-4 days) — Add to Cart
  • Library Availability: CD 187 — Available for loan

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Torquing points (1992) for string quartet
Recorded/performed at: Move Studio, Melbourne, on Apr 94.
Gordon Kerry Melbourne String Quartet 10 mins, 30 sec. Buy as MP3
Quick or the dead (1992) for string quartet
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Mark Pollard Melbourne String Quartet 12 mins, 52 sec. Buy as MP3
String quartet No. 9 (1975) for string quartet
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Product details

An exciting juxtaposition of 20th century Australian and 19th century European musical styles. Gordon Kerry's 'Torquing Points for String Quartet' and Mark Pollard's 'The Quick or the Dead' are approachable and lyrical pieces that fit well with this CD's classical works.

Includes 'Nocturne' from 'String Quartet no. 2 in D ' (Borodin), 'String Quartet no.9' (Sculthorpe), 'Italian Serenade' (Hugo Wolf), 'Quartettsatz' from 'String Quartet movement in C minor, D.703' (Schubert) and 'Andante Cantabile' from 'String Quartet no. 1 in D major, op.11' (Tchaikovsky)

Duration: 66 min.

Contents note: Nocturne / Borodin -- Italian serenade / Wolf -- Quartettsatz / Schubert -- Andante cantabile / Tchaikovsky.

Includes biographies and programme notes.

Performers: Melbourne String Quartet ; Carl Pini (violin) ; Gerard van der Weide (violin) ; Jane Hazelwood (viola) ; Arturs Ezergailis (violoncello).


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