String Quartets Nos 2,3 & 6; Variations on 'Mig Hjertelig nu Laaenges'

String Quartets

'Langgaard has provocative vitality and fragile sensitivity' Stephen Johnson


Rued Langgaard
String Quartets Nos 2,3 & 6

Variations on 'Mig Hjertelig nu Laenges' (Oh, sacred head, sore wounded)

Nightingale String Quartet
Dacapo 6.220575 (hybrid CD/SACD) 70:27 mins

Audio clip: from String Quartet No. 2, II. Bortkorende Tog (Train Passing By)


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