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Borromeo String Quartet
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Since their explosive debut in 1989, the critically acclaimed Borromeo String Quartet have become one of the most sought after strings quartets in the world, performing over 100 concerts of classical and contemporary literature across three continents each season. Audiences and critics alike champion their revealing explorations of Beethoven, Bartok, Schoenberg, Shostakovich, and Golijov, and their affinity for making even the most challenging contemporary repertoire approachable and enlighte...
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Ginastera: Quartet for Strings no 2, Op. 26 N/A
Allegro rustico (6:10) N/A
Adagio angoscioso (5:52) N/A
Presto magico (3:48) N/A
Tema libero e rapsodico (5:46) N/A
Furioso (5:01) N/A
Beethoven: Quartet for Strings no 12 in E flat major, Op. 127
Recording Date: Sun 12 Jun 2016
Quartet for Strings no 12 in E flat major, Op. 127 (39:19) N/A
Ravel: Quartet for Strings in F major
Composer: Maurice Ravel
Recording Date: Sun 12 Jun 2016
Quartet for Strings in F major (29:17) N/A
Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1, BWV 846-869
Arranger: Nicholas Kitchen
Recording Date: Sun 12 Jun 2016
Prelude & Fugues BWV 846-851 (29:58) N/A
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"Listen to Bach Transformed for String Quartet...On its most recent album, the Borromeo String Quartet goes back to the source with a transcription...
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"Opening the evening was Mozart's String Quartet No.18 K465, deftly done with delightful assurance and Lithe textures. But the night's apex came wi...
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"The Borromeo Quartet plays with great finesse. Intonation in its ensemble was as close to perfect as you can get. The dynamic range went from a wh...
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"This is a quartet with an unusual dynamic range and an unfailing commitment to a unified, ensemble sound and approach ... softness with a surprisi...
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"It was nothing less than astonishing to note how different Borromeo made Op. 130 sound: instead of that driving force most ensembles bring to Beet...
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New England Conservatory
5 Apr 2018
New England Conservatory