American Classics - Four American Quartets - Evans, Glass, Antheil, Herrmann / Fine Arts String Quartet
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-07-29Works: Ralph Evans: Quartet for Strings no 1; Philip Glass: Quartet for Strings no 2 ("Company"); George Antheil: Quartet for Strings no 3; Bernard Herrmann: Echoes
This recording gathers four string quartets by American composers who are widely divergent in style and manner, and who have made a distinctive and personal...continue...
1 CD / Other Minds Music / 2005-11-08Works: George Antheil: Lithuanian Night, for string quartet, W. 125; Quartet for Strings no 1, W. 133b; Quartet for Strings no 2 ("for Sylvia Beach with love"), W. 135; Little Pieces (6), for string quartet...
Performers: String Quartet, Del Sol
Ensemble: Del Sol String Quartet
If there is a musical counterpoint to the writers of the Lost Generation, it is surely New jersey-born composer George Antheil. His early career captured...continue...