Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 String Quartet no. 1 in E minor, "From My Life": I. Allegro vivo appassionato
Bedřich Smetana 6:46
2 String Quartet no. 1 in E minor, "From My Life": II. Allegro moderato a la Polka
Bedřich Smetana 5:17
3 String Quartet no. 1 in E minor, "From My Life": III. Largo sostenuto
Bedřich Smetana 7:41
4 String Quartet no. 1 in E minor, "From My Life": IV. Vivace
Bedřich Smetana 5:38
5 String Quartet no. 2 in D major: I. Allegro moderato
Александр Порфирьевич Бородин 7:51
6 String Quartet no. 2 in D major: II. Scherzo: Allegro
Александр Порфирьевич Бородин 4:25
7 String Quartet no. 2 in D major: III. Notturno: Andante
Александр Порфирьевич Бородин 7:00
8 String Quartet no. 2 in D major: IV. Finale: Andante - Vivace
Александр Порфирьевич Бородин 6:51

Credits

CD 1

strings [string quartet]:
Takács Quartet (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Bedřich Smetana (1876) (tracks 1–4)
Александр Порфирьевич Бородин (Alexander Borodin) (1881) (tracks 5–8)
arrangements:
Nocturne (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 7)
Nocturne for Violin and Orchestra (arranged by Rimsky-Korsakov) (track 7)
String Quartet no. 2 in D major: II. Scherzo. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
String Quartet no. 2 in D major: III. Notturno (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Baubles, Bangles and Beads (from "Kismet") (track 6)
orchestrations:
Nocturne for Strings (orchestration by Sargent) (track 7)
Notturno: Andante amoroso (orchestration by Tcherepnin) (track 7)
part of:
String Quartet no. 2 in D major (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B0000AQS7X [info]