2 CD / Meridian / 2010-01-12Works: Richard Strauss: Sonata for Violin and Piano in E flat major, Op. 18; Sonata for Cello and Piano in F major, Op. 6; Quartet for Piano and Strings in C minor, Op. 13 (TrV 137)
Performers: Gregor-Smith, Bernard; Stanzeleit, Susanne; Thwaites, John
Ensemble: Primrose Quartet
A rare and important set of chamber works for piano quartet by Strauss, whom many consider to be one of the greatest composers of all...continue...
1 CD / Meridian / 2005-11-08Works: Robin Ireland: Pairings I, for violin & cello; Pairings II, for 2 violas; Pairings III, for violin & viola; Quartet for Strings no 1 "Fantasia on Sheffield"
Performers: Gregor-Smith, Bernard; Ireland, Robin; Stanzeleit, Susanne; Williams, Louise
Ensemble: The Lindsays
Born in 1954 of a musical family, Robin Ireland studied music at Cambridge University and in America. He composed his first piece in 1987 and...continue...