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CD: MDG L 308 0325-2 (4 CDs)

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Ernst Krenek (1900-1991)
Complete String Quartets

No. 1 op. 6 (1921)
No. 2 op. 8 (1921)
No. 3 op. 20 (1920)
No. 4 op. 24 (1923)
No. 5 op. 65 (1930)
No. 6 op. 78 (1936)
No. 7 op. 96 (1943/44)
No. 8 op. 233 (1980)

Sonare-Quartett


...stellt für mich die wichtigste Veröffentlichung zu Kreneks 90. Geburtstag dar. Ein spannender Gang durch das 20. Jahrhundert. (NMZ)

...the set will prove to be a valuable addition for any quartet enthusiast. (American Record Guide)
... an outstanding project of landmark proportions...MDG has produced an excellent warm, intimate, life-sized recording. The composer provides his customarily thorough and enlightening notes ... Highly recommended. (Fanfare)