A five-disc set of music for string quartet by Haydn. Performed on period instruments by the Quatuor Mosaiques.
Contents: String Quartet in D major, Op. 76 No. 5 / Haydn -- String Quartet No. 4 / Fortner -- String Quartet in F major / Ravel.
The string quartet holds a central place in the works of Krommer, and he produced at least 76, many of which hold their own against the works of Haydn. This edition is based on the first publication, in 1800 by Artaria. With a preface.