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Johannes Brahms: String Sextets Opp. 18 & 36 / Prazak Quartet, Petr Holman, Vladimir Fortin
Johannes Brahms: String Sextets Opp. 18 & 36 / Prazak Quartet, Petr Holman, Vladimir Fortin

1 CD / Praga / 2014-01-14

Works: Johannes Brahms: Sextet for Strings no 1 in B flat major, Op. 18; Sextet for Strings no 2 in G major, Op. 36
Performers: Fortín, Vladimír; Holman, Petr
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Ensemble: Prazak Quartet

Inspired by Mendelssohn's chamber works, Johannes Brahms went on to define the sextet form. His two glorious String Sextets possess a rare sweetness, the full...continue...
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Shostakovich: Song of the Forests, Op. 81; Ten Poems, Op. 88; The Sun Shines Over the Motherland, Op. 90 / Vladimir Ivanovsky, tenor; Ivan Petrov, bass
Shostakovich: Song of the Forests, Op. 81; Ten Poems, Op. 88; The Sun Shines Over the Motherland, Op. 90 / Vladimir Ivanovsky, tenor; Ivan Petrov, bass

1 CD / Praga / 2012-08-14

Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: The Song of the Forests, oratorio, for tenor, bass, childrens chorus, chorus & orchestra, Op. 81; The Sun Shines on Our Motherland, cantata, for child chorus, chorus & orchestra,...
Performers: Ivanovsky, Vladimir; Petrov, Ivan
Conductors: Ulanov, Yevgeny; Ivancev, Konstantin; Sandler, Grigory
Ensemble: Leningrad Radio and TV Chorus; Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra; USSR Symphony Orchestra

The latest in Praga's series of historic remasterings is a tribute to three outstanding Russian artists - conductor Yevgeny Mravinsky, choirmaster Alexander Yurlov and the...continue...
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Russian Season / Borodin, Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Glazunov, etc.
Russian Season / Borodin, Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Glazunov, etc.

1 CD / Praga / 2012-03-13

Works: Alexander Borodin: Quartet for Strings no 2 in D; Petite Suite for Piano; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Symphony no 4, Op. 36; Quartet for Strings no 3, Op. 30; Sergey Prokofiev: Classical Symphony, Op....
Performers: EB, Christoph [Horn]; Hrsel, Martin; Janackova, Marketa; Kanka, Michal; Klepac, Jaromir [Piano]; Kondratenko, Irina; Prague Piano Duo
Conductors: Mravinsky, Yevgeny;
Ensemble: ; Czech Nonet; Kinsky Trio Prague; Prazák Quartet (String Quartet)

This fascinating and musically rewarding collection from Praga samples the many recordings of Russian music from the label's extensive back catalog. It offers the listener...continue...
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Borodin: Quartet No. 2; Cello Sonata; Piano Quintet in C minor / Prazak Quartet
Borodin: Quartet No. 2; Cello Sonata; Piano Quintet in C minor / Prazak Quartet

1 CD / Praga / 2011-07-12

Works: Alexander Borodin: Quartet for Strings no 2 in D major; Sonata for cello & piano in B minor; Piano Quintet in C minor
Performers: Kanka, Michal; Klepac, Jaromir [Piano]
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Ensemble: Prazak Quartet

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An amateur cellist, the composer of Prince Igor was the only one of the Group of Five to have...continue...
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Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2; Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2; Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2

1 CD / Praga / 2011-02-08

Works: Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83; Sergey Prokofiev: Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 16
Performers: Zak, Yakov
Conductors: Sanderling, Kurt

Yakov Zak was one of the greatest names in Soviet piano performing and teaching but remained little known abroad. A student of Heinrich Neuhaus, his...continue...
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Joseph Haydn: String Quartets Op. 54
Joseph Haydn: String Quartets Op. 54

1 CD / Praga / 2010-12-14

Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Quartet for Strings no 43 in G major, Op. 54/1, H. 3/58; Quartet for Strings no 42 in C major, Op. 54/2, H. 3/57; Quartet for Strings in E major, Op. 54 no 3/H 3 no 59

Haydn’s opus 54 quartets fit the archetype of the Classical quartet, but expand the emotional and harmonic language in fascinating ways. The usual wit, humor...continue...
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Kalabis: String Quartets Nos. 1-7
Kalabis: String Quartets Nos. 1-7

2 CD / Praga / 2010-07-13

Works: Viktor Kalabis: Quartet for Strings no 1, Op. 6; Quartet for Strings no 2, Op. 19; Quartet for Strings no 3, Op. 48; Quartet for Strings no 4, Op. 62 ("Tribute to J.S. Bach"); Quartet for Strings no ...
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Smetana, Sibelius: String Quartets / Kocian Quartet, et al
Smetana, Sibelius: String Quartets / Kocian Quartet, et al

1 CD / Praga / 2009-10-13

Works: Bedrich Smetana: Quartet for Strings no 1 in E minor ("Z mého, zivota," "From My Life"), JB 1; Jean Sibelius: Quartet for Strings in D minor ("Voces Intimae"), Op. 56; Andante Festivo, for strin...
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Dvorák: Complete Piano Trios / Guarneri Trio Prague
Dvorák: Complete Piano Trios / Guarneri Trio Prague

2 CD / Praga / 2009-07-14

Works: Antonin Dvorák: Trio for Piano and Strings no 3 in F minor, Op. 65/B 130; Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in B flat major, Op. 21/B 51; Trio for Piano and Strings no 2 in G minor, Op. 26/B 56; T...
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Ensemble: Guarneri Trio (Prague)

Just fifteen years separate Dvorak's piano trios and all four were written before his fiftieth birthday. The early trios reflect his rediscovery of Czech folk...continue...
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Mendelssohn: String Quartet Op. 12; String Quintet Op. 18
Mendelssohn: String Quartet Op. 12; String Quintet Op. 18

1 CD / Praga / 2009-06-09

Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Quartet for Strings no 1 in E flat major, Op. 12; Quintet for Strings no 1 in A major, Op. 18
Performers: Kluson, Josef

In these works, glittering echoes of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' are deftly blended with avant-garde declamations reminiscent of the recently-deceased Beethoven. The works featured here...continue...
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Martinu: Piano Quintets H 229 & 298 / Ivan Klansky, Kocian Quartet
Martinu: Piano Quintets H 229 & 298 / Ivan Klansky, Kocian Quartet

1 CD / Praga / 2009-04-14

Works: Bohuslav Martinu: Piano Quintet no 2, H. 298; Piano Quintet no 1, H. 229; Piano Quartet, H. 287
Performers: Klansky, Ivan

Chamber music, from duos to ensembles of up to nine instruments, occupies a significant place in the vast output of Bohuslav Martinu. There are few...continue...
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Schubert: String Quartet no 15, etc / Prazák String Quartet, et al
Schubert: String Quartet no 15, etc / Prazák String Quartet, et al

1 CD / Praga / 2008-04-08

Works: Franz Schubert: Quartet for Strings no 15 in G major, D 887/Op 161; String Trio in B flat major, D. 581; Trio for Strings no 1 in B flat major, D 471

"Schubert's last quartet teems with harmonic and melodic inventiveness and near-symphonic scope. The Prazàk Quartet players are exemplary Schubertians, their performance well-paced and incisive...continue...
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Schoenberg: String Quartet no 4, etc / Prazák Quartet
Schoenberg: String Quartet no 4, etc / Prazák Quartet

1 CD / Praga / 2007-06-12

Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Quartet for Strings no 4, Op. 37; Verklärte Nacht for String Sextet, Op. 4
Performers: Bukac, Vladimir; Prause, Petr

"At first it is hard to hold on to much of anything in the music as it slips and slithers by, but the excellent playing...continue...
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Dvorák: Early Works for String Quartet / Zemlinsky Quartet
Dvorák: Early Works for String Quartet / Zemlinsky Quartet

4 CD / Praga / 2007-04-10

Works: Antonin Dvorák: Quartet for Strings no 5 in F minor, B. 37 (Op.9); Quartet for Strings no 1 in A major, B. 8 (Op. 2); Waltzes (2) for strings (arr. from Waltzes for piano, B. 101), B. 105; Quart...
Performers: Kluson, Josef

Since its foundation in 1994, the Zemlinsky Quartet has continued the deep Czech tradition of the string quartet. The ensemble won both the 3rd prize...continue...
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Most Famous Czech String Quartets / Prazák Quartet
Most Famous Czech String Quartets / Prazák Quartet

3 CD / Praga / 2006-01-10

Works: Bedrich Smetana: Quartet for Strings no 1 in E minor ("Z mého, zivota," "From My Life"), JB 1; Z domoviny (From the Homeland), pieces (2) for violin & piano, JB 1; Quartet for Strings no 2 in D ...
Performers: Kayahara, Sachiko; Remes, Vaclav
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Mozart:String Quintets K 516 & 593 / Beyerlé, Prazak Quartet
Mozart:String Quintets K 516 & 593 / Beyerlé, Prazak Quartet

1 CD / Praga / 2005-12-13

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quintet for 2 Violins, 2 Violas and Cello no 5, K 593; Quintet for 2 Violins, 2 Violas and Cello no 4 in G minor, K 516
Performers: Beyerle, Hatto
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Ensemble: Prazák Quartet (String Quartet)

Surprisingly, given their extensive discography, this is the very fist live recording every released by the world-renowned Prazak Quartet. Featuring two of Mozart's sublime string...continue...
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Hindemith: String Quartets no 1-6 / Kocian Quartet
Hindemith: String Quartets no 1-6 / Kocian Quartet

2 CD / Praga / 2004-06-01

Works: Paul Hindemith: Quartet for Strings no 2 in F minor, Op. 10; Quartet for Strings no 3 in C major, Op. 16; Quartet for Strings no 7 in E flat major; Quartet for Strings no 4, Op. 22; Quartet for Strin...

Paul Hindemith left us a body of string quartets that could be regarded as a leading thread in an abundant output of chamber music extending...continue...
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Schönberg: String Quartet, String Trio, etc / Prazak Quartet
Schönberg: String Quartet, String Trio, etc / Prazak Quartet

1 CD / Praga / 2002-06-01

Works: Gustav Mahler: Quartet for Piano and Strings in A minor; Arnold Schoenberg: Quartet for Strings in D major; String Trio, Op. 45; Fantasy for Violin and Piano, Op. 47
Performers: Holek, Vlastimil; Kanka, Michal; Kayahara, Sachiko; Kluson, Josef; Remes, Vaclav

"This recording begins with Gustav Mahler's only extant piece of chamber music, the 12-minute Piano Quartet that he wrote in 1876 while he was student...continue...
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Beethoven: Three String Quartets Op 59 / Prazak Quartet
Beethoven: Three String Quartets Op 59 / Prazak Quartet

2 CD / Praga / 2000-12-01

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet for Strings no 7 in F major, Op. 59 no 1 "Razumovsky"; Quartet for Strings no 8 in E minor, Op. 59 no 2 "Razumovsky"; Quartet for Strings no 9 in C major, Op. 59 no 3 "R...
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Schubert - Death, the teenager and the maiden
Schubert - Death, the teenager and the maiden

1 CD / Praga / 2000-05-01

Works: Franz Schubert: String Trio in B flat major, D. 581; Eine kleine Trauermusik, nonet for wind instruments, D. 79; Quartet for Strings no 14 in D minor, D 810 "Death and the Maiden"
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Dvorák: String Quartet no 12, Terzetto, Bagatelles / Prazák
Dvorák: String Quartet no 12, Terzetto, Bagatelles / Prazák

1 CD / Praga / 1998-06-01

Works: Antonin Dvorák: Quartet for Strings no 12 in F major, Op. 96/B 179 "American"; Terzetto for 2 violins & viola in C major, B. 148 (Op. 74); Bagatelles (5) for 2 violins, cello & harmonium, B. 79 ...
Performers: Holek, Vlastimil; Kanka, Michal; Kluson, Josef; Remes, Vaclav
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Beethoven: Piano Concerto no 5;  Chopin / Michelangeli, etc
Beethoven: Piano Concerto no 5; Chopin / Michelangeli, etc

1 CD / Praga / 1998-06-01

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor"; Frédéric Chopin: Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35 "Funeral March"; Ballade for Piano no 1 in G minor, B 66/Op. 23
Performers: Michelangeli, Arturo Benedetti
Conductors: Smetacek, Vaclav

Note: This title is rare and is considered a collector’s item. It is priced according to its common market value. If the record label that...continue...
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Janácek: String Quartets, Violin Sonata / Prazák Quartet
Janácek: String Quartets, Violin Sonata / Prazák Quartet

1 CD / Praga / 1997-12-01

Works: Leos Janácek: Quartet for Strings no 1 "Kreutzer Sonata"; Sonata for violin & piano, JW 7/7; Quartet for Strings no 2 ("Listy duverné," "Intimate Letters"), JW 7/13
Performers: Kayahara, Sachiko; Remes, Vaclav
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