Juilliard String Quartet. Bartók: The Six String Quartets. Among an assortment of excellent recordings, especially those by the Takács, Tokyo, and Emerson Quartets, the Juilliard Quartet's 1981 presentation of the six Bartók quartets has considerable competition. The ensemble, with several personnel changes over the years, has recorded the cycle twice before, in 1950 and 1963, so this version must contend with its predecessors as well. These are the Juilliard's most forward and exposed performances, and the all-digital recordings have some noises that may distract
The Guarneri Quartet was an American string quartet founded in 1964 at the Marlboro Music School and Festival. It was admired for its rich, warm, complex tone and its bold, dramatic interpretations of the quartet literature, with a particular affinity for the works of Beethoven and Bartók
Bartok: The String Quartets. Guarneri Quartet String Quartet. CDs: 2 Tracks: 24 Length: 2:32:46. Béla Bartók Composer. String Quartet N. in C BB93, S. 5 Work. Béla Bartók: The Six String Quartets. Bartók: Six String Quartets.
The six string quartets that span his career from 1908 to 1939 are generally regarded as this century's unsurpassed addition to the medium, and they provide an intimate entrée into the world of their withdrawn and enigmatic composer. With this cycle, the Takács Quartet confirms its reputation, against some very fierce competition, as possibly the most cogent, exciting exponent of this music today. Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample). So: full marks to the Takacs Quartet for their very excellent readings. Their's is the first album in many a long year that I actually enjoyed, because they get stuck into it with enthusiasm, a snappy attack and a determination to turn these paper constructions into vibrant music.
Bela Bartok: The 6 String Quartets - Emerson String Quartet. Various Artists - The String Quartet Tribute To 311. Title: The String Quartet Tribute To 311. Artist: Various Artists.
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