Mendelssohn: String Quartets in E flat (1823)

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Composer(s):
Mendelssohn
Works:
String Quartets in E flat (1823); in F minor, Op. 80; 4 Pieces, Op. 81
Performer:
Talich Quartet
Label:
Calliope
Catalogue Number:
CAL 5313
Performance:
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Sound:
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Reviewer:
BBC Music Magazine
There’s always a sense of direction and balance in the Talich’s playing. But their full-on approach is more suited to the tragedy of Op. 80 than the light, sunny classicism of the teenage Mendelssohn’s first quartet. Martin Cotton
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