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Kitgut Quartet: 'Tis Too Late to Be Wise: String Quartets Kitgut Quartet


Barcode: 3149020939987

  • Format: CD Album
  • Category: Classical
  • Released: 17th January 2020

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  • Description

    Liberty, enthusiasm and sharing: that might well be the motto of the Kitgut Quartet (named for the 'kitgut' or catgut strings it uses), which brings together four outstanding soloists, all of them members of the leading period-instrument European ensembles. This recording, devoted to Haydn and England (Purcell, Locke, Blow), explores the origins of the string quartet via a number of carefully chosen gems. A journey through time with plenty of surprises in store.
  • Track listing

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Fantasia in G Major, Z742 Kitgut Quartet
    Track 2 Curtain Tune On a Ground Kitgut Quartet
    Track 3 Curtain Tune Kitgut Quartet
    Track 4 I. Fantazie Kitgut Quartet
    Track 5 II. Courante Kitgut Quartet
    Track 6 III. Ayre Kitgut Quartet
    Track 7 IV. Saraband Kitgut Quartet
    Track 8 I. Adagio Kitgut Quartet
    Track 9 II. Adagio Cantabile Kitgut Quartet
    Track 10 III. Menuetto. Allegro - Trio Kitgut Quartet
    Track 11 IV. Finale. Allegretto Kitgut Quartet
    Track 12 Fantasia in B-flat Major, Z736 Kitgut Quartet
    Track 13 Fairest Isle Kitgut Quartet
    Track 14 II. Courante Kitgut Quartet
    Track 15 III. Ayre Kitgut Quartet
    Track 16 Hornpipe Kitgut Quartet
    Track 17 Pavan in G Minor, Z752 Kitgut Quartet
    Track 18 Chacony, Z730 Kitgut Quartet
    Track 19 Act Tune Kitgut Quartet
  • Product Details

    No. of discs 1 disc(s)
    Format: CD / Album
    Label Harmonia Mundi
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