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The Allegri Quartet with Patrick Ireland: Bruch & Brahms

The Allegri Quartet with Patrick Ireland: Bruch & Brahms

Catalog Number: NAIMCD010
Label: Naim
Format: CD

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Max Bruch
A Minor String Quintet

Johannes Brahms
G Major Quintet Opus III

Allegri String Quartet:
Peter Carter, violin
David Roth, violin
Jonathan Barritt, viola
Bruno Schrecker, cello
Patrick Ireland, viola

Recorded in July 1994 at Mells Church, Great Elm

Written when he was at the age of 80, this is the very first recording of Bruch's A minor String Quartet. It was made by the Allegri Quartet with Patrick Ireland in July 1994, at Mells Church, in the village of Great Elm, England. Here the piece is coupled with Brahms's powerful G major Quintet Opus III.

Track ListingTimeMP3
Bruch
A Minor String Quintet
1Allegro9:35
2Allegro Molto3:36The Allegri Quartet with Patrick Ireland: Bruch & Brahms - Allegro Molto
3Adagio no troppo4:02
4Allegro6:55The Allegri Quartet with Patrick Ireland: Bruch & Brahms - Allegro
Johannes Brahms
G Major Quintet Opus III
5Allegro non troppo con brio13:55
6Adagio6:25The Allegri Quartet with Patrick Ireland: Bruch & Brahms - Adagio
7Un poco allegretto5:55
8Vivace ma non troppo presto6:55The Allegri Quartet with Patrick Ireland: Bruch & Brahms - Vivace ma non troppo presto

"This is its first recording and the freshness of ideas and argument is most winning." The Guardian