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Robert Still: The Four String Quartets

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Playing time: 76'24"
Tracks: 14
Booklet pages: 4
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Reviewer: Howard Smith
Review of Robert Still: The Four String Quartets published on 10 January 2015

Villiers Quartet:
James Dickenson, violin
Tamaki Higashi, violin
Carmen Flores, viola
Nicholas Stringfellow, cello

Robert Still (1910-1971):

String Quartet No 1 in A minor (1948)
1 Adagio/Allegretto Seriouso
2 Allegretto Giocondo
3 Tempo di Marcia quasi Passacaglia

String Quartet No 2 in D
4 Allegro risoluto
5 Molto adagio Molto legato
6 Allegro vivo

String Quartet No 3
7 Allegro marcato
8 Adagio sostenuto
9 Allegro Pressante
10 Tempo di Marcia

String Quartet No 4
11 Allegro agitato
12 Poco lento
13 Tempo di Marcia
14 Angoscioso

Recorded 18-19 July 2013 (tracks 7-14) and 20-21 January 2014 (tracks 1-6) at The Church of St Silas the Martyr, London UK

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