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Mendelssohn: Octet, Op. 20; String Quartet, Op. 80 / The Emerson String Quartet

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>Mendelssohn, Felix : Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Pieces (4) for String Quartet, Op. 81
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Scherzo for string quartet in A minor, Op. 81/2
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Capriccio in E minor, Op. 81 no 3
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Fugue for string quartet in E flat major, Op. 81/4
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Quartet for Strings no 6 in F minor, Op. 80

Album Summary

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Pieces (4) for String Quartet, Op. 81
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Scherzo for string quartet in A minor, Op. 81/2
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Capriccio in E minor, Op. 81 no 3
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Fugue for string quartet in E flat major, Op. 81/4
>Mendelssohn, Felix : Quartet for Strings no 6 in F minor, Op. 80
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Notes & Reviews:

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Recording information: American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York (10/2003/04/2004).



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>Mendelssohn, Felix : Octet for strings in E flat major, Op. 20
  • Running Time: 29 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Chamber Music
  • Written: 10/15/1825

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Pieces (4) for String Quartet, Op. 81
  • Running Time: 5 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: circa 08/1847

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Scherzo for string quartet in A minor, Op. 81/2
  • Running Time: 3 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: circa 08/1847

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Capriccio in E minor, Op. 81 no 3
  • Running Time: 5 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 07/05/1843

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Fugue for string quartet in E flat major, Op. 81/4
  • Running Time: 4 min. 57 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 11/01/1827

>Mendelssohn, Felix : Quartet for Strings no 6 in F minor, Op. 80
  • Running Time: 23 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Chamber Music
  • Written: 09/1847