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HAYDN: String Quartets Op. 20, Nos. 1- 3, 'Sun Quartets'

Composer(s):Haydn, Franz Joseph
Artist(s) Kodaly Quartet, Ensemble
Period(s) Classical (1750-1830)
Genre Classical Music
Category Chamber Music
Catalogue 8.550701
Label Naxos
Quality   320kbps
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Haydn's Sun Quartets 1-3
Review By jimji,July 2014

My recent purchase of these Haydn quartets by the Kodaly quartet re-affirmed the ease of ordering, and high quality of downloads, that I've come to expect from ClassicsOnline. The Kodaly Quartets' performance of these Sun Quartets is particularly straightforward; with a clear and crisp sound, yet the soft and subtle segments are carried without sentimentality. As with a quartet, or musical ensemble of any size; when the quality of playing is of a very high standard, and the cohesiveness of the group well established - it's impossible to pick one musician over the others. So it is with the unity amongst the Kodaly quartet members.

After I downloaded these Sun Quartets I very carefully compared them to the other two versions I had and subsequently discarded!

I more....

Review By Repertoire,January 2009

au premier rang dans le cadre des interpretations modernes (at the forefront in the range of modern interpretations)


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