A stunning collection of string quartets by Haydn, Bartók and Dvorák.
Melbourne's Binneas Quartet, takes its name for the Gaelic word for purity and sweetness of sound. And this is what they provide on this stunning CD featuring Haydn's 'String Quartet Op. 76 No. 1', Bartók's 'String Quartet No. 6' and a selection of delightful arrangements from Dvorák's 'Cypresses'.
“Binneas impressed with its fresh approach and secure ensemble work ... the quartet excelled in warmth and luminosity of tone color ... All credit is due to these enterprising and engaging young artists.”
— Stephen Ingham, The Age
String Quartet Op. 76 no. 1 (Franz Joseph Haydn)
Cypresses (Antonin Dvorák)
Death reigns in many a human breast (Antonin Dvorák)
Never will love lead us to that glad goal (Antonin Dvorák)
Nature lies peaceful in slumber and dreaming (Antonin Dvorák)
String Quartet no. 6 (Béla Bartók)
Where to buy
- List price
- $25.00 AUD
- Catalogue number
- MCD 067
- EAN 9314574006728