Two three-movement string quintets. Reprint edition.
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Four discs of string quintets and mixed quintets by Mozart. Various artists.
A three-movement quintet composed in a tonal idiom with complex and often changing meters. Duration 9 minutes.
A quintet in three movements for flute, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon. Of advanced difficulty. Printed from manuscript.
Makris, a native of Greece, has been composer in residence of the National Symphony Orchestra and advisor to Rostropovich for many years. Many of his works have been commissioned by the Nat'l SO. This quintet was written for the Capital Woodwind Quintet.
…and performance instructions in Russian. Both works have never been published before. According to the introduction notes, the piano quintet is the only quintet by the composer, its text being reconstructed from multiple manuscripts -- the string quartet is supposedly the 1st of the 2 string…
Arnold composed this Wind Quintet in 1942, but after a single performance the manuscript score and parts were put aside by musician Stephen Waters and forgotten about until discovered amongst his papers. This is the first publication of the important work. With an introduction by Paul Harris.
In four movements. Commissioned by Chamber Music Northwest and the Celebrity Series of Boston. Of advanced difficulty. Duration ca. 25 minutes. Custom print edition.
In one movement. Commissioned by the Nash Ensemble and Cheltenham Music Festival. Premiered by the Nash Ensemble in 2007. Dedicated to Amelia Freedman. A challenging and dramatic work which sets the horn against the string quartet. Special print edition from the Boosey rental library.
Printed from the composer's manuscript. Special order edition.
A three-movement work for two violins, viola, cello and piano. Reprinted from the 1919 Augener edition.