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String Quartets No. 14 "Death & the Maiden". Quartettsatz D 903

Jerusalem Quartet
1 CD
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    "Sei guten Muts, ich bin nicht wild, sollst sanft in meinen Armen schlafen"
    'Be comforted! I am not cruel; sleep in peace in my arms', murmurs Death to the Maiden in a song written in 1817, seven years before the quartet to which it gave its name and which has since become one of the pillars of the repertoire. Here is a new challenge for the members of the Jerusalem Quartet, whose most recent incursion into Romantic territory (with Dvořák's 'American' Quartet) received exceptional praise from Le Monde de la Musique for 'its virtuosity, its vitality, its energetic, buoyant phrasing'.

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    FRANZ SCHUBERT [1797-1828] · Quartettsatz in C minor ut mineur / c-moll, op. posth. D.703 Allegro assai (8'57) "Der Tod und das Mädchen" Streichquartett in d-moll op. posth. D.810 "La Jeune Fille et la Mort" Quatuor à cordes en ré mineur "Death and the Maiden" String Quartet in D minor · I. Allegro (15'49) · II. Andante con moto (14'14) · III. Scherzo. Allegro molto (3'48) · IV. Presto (9'03)

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