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GERHARD: STRING QUARTETS
KREUTZER QUARTET

The first recordings of these powerful yet little known quartets, in a highly praised performance by the Kreutzer Quartet - Peter Sheppard Skaerved and Gordon MacKay (violins, Bridget Carey (viola) and Neil Heyde (cello).

CD DURATION:  37:56

AUDIO SAMPLE: Quartet no. 2 - 2nd section




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GERHARD:
String Quartet no. 1
String Quartet no. 2

review extracts: for full reviews click here
“It will be difficult to beat, with first-class playing and admirable recording, and at mid-price the short playing time should not be an issue. Very strongly recommended.” - Arnold Whittal (Gramophone)
“Metier are again to be commended for their exploration of neglected repertoire... Powerful Performances of astonishingly neglected quartets.” Performance ××××× Sound ××××× - Andy Hamilton (Classic CD)