Dmitri Shostakovich, Borodin Quartet* ‎– Complete Quartets, Piano Quintet

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Мелодия ‎– 74321 40711 2
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6 × CD, Reissue
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String Quartet No.1 In C Major, Op.49 (1935) (14:24)
1-1 I: Moderato 4:46
1-2 II: Moderato 4:46
1-3 III: Allegro Molto 1:55
1-4 IV: Allegro 2:57
String Quartet No.2 In A Major, Op.68 (1944) (38:15)
1-5 I: Overture (Moderato Con Moto) 8:19
1-6 II: Recitative And Romance (Adagio) 12:53
1-7 III: Waltz (Allegro) 5:38
1-8 IV: Theme With Variations (Adagio) 11:25
String Quartet No.4 In D Major, Op.83 (1949) (25:14)
1-9 I: Allegretto 4:03
1-10 II: Andantino 6:58
1-11 III: Allegretto 4:00
1-12 IV: Allegretto 10:12
String Quartet No.3 In F Major, Op.73 (1946) (33:48)
2-1 I: Allegretto 6:33
2-2 II: Moderato Con Moto 5:25
2-3 III: Allegro Non Troppo 4:06
2-4 IV: Adagio 6:28
2-5 V: Moderato 11:16
Two Pieces For Strings Octet, Op.11 (10:34)
2-6 I: Prelude In D Minor (Adagio) 6:32
2-7 II: Scherzo In G Minor (Allegro Molto) 4:02
Piano Quintet In G Minor, Op.57 (1945) (35:20)
2-8 I: Prelude (Lento) 4:37
2-9 II: Fugue (Adagio) 11:57
2-10 III: Scherzo (Allegretto) 4:01
2-11 IV: Intermezzo (Lento) 7:25
2-12 V: Finale (Allegretto) 7:20
String Quartet No.5 In B Flat Major, Op.92 (1952) (31:40)
3-1 I: Allegro Non Troppo 11:21
3-2 II: Andante 9:06
3-3 III: Moderato 11:13
String Quartet No.6 In G Major, Op.101 (1956) (24:12)
3-4 I: Allegretto 6:36
3-5 II: Moderato Con Moto 4:49
3-6 III: Lento 5:27
3-7 IV: Lento - Allegretto 7:20
String Quartet No. 7 In F. Sharp Minor, Op.108 (1960) (12:30)
3-8 I: Allegretto 3:19
3-9 II: Lento 3:35
3-10 III: Allegro 5:36
String Quartet No.8 In C Minor, Op.110 (1960) (21:57)
4-1 I: Largo 5:05
4-2 II: Allegro Molto 2:50
4-3 III: Allegretto 4:24
4-4 IV: Largo 5:49
4-5 V: Largo 3:48
String Quartet No.9 In E Flat Major, Op. 117 (1964) (26:38)
4-6 I: Moderato Con Moto 4:21
4-7 II: Adagio 5:06
4-8 III: Allegretto 3:45
4-9 IV: Adagio 4:08
4-10 V: Allegro 9:18
String Quartet No.10 In A Flat Major, Op.118 (1964) (24:20)
4-11 I: Andante 4:42
4-12 II: Allegretto Furioso 4:00
4-13 III: Adagio 6:06
4-14 IV: Allegretto 9:32
String Quartet No.11 In F Minor, Op.122 (1966) (18:08)
5-1 I: Introduction (Andantino) 2:48
5-2 II: Scherzo (Allegretto) 2:59
5-3 III: Recitative (Adagio) 1:19
5-4 IV: Etude (Allegro) 1:13
5-5 V: Humoresque (Allegro) 1:06
5-6 VI: Elegy (Adagio) 4:33
5-7 VII: Conclusion (Moderato) 4:10
String Quartet No.12 In D Flat, Op.133 (1968) (27:30)
5-8 I: Moderato 7:15
5-9 II: Allegretto 20:15
String Quartet No.13 In B Flat Minor, Op.138 (1970) (19:56)
5-10 Adagio 19:56
String Quartet No.14 In F Sharp Major, Op.142 (1973) (28:25)
6-1 I: Allegretto 8:55
6-2 II: Adagio 10:09
6-3 III: Allegretto 9:21
String Quartet No.15 In E Flat Minor, Op.144 (1974) (36:27)
6-4 I: Elegy (Adagio) 12:04
6-5 II: Serenade (Adagio) 5:52
6-6 III: Intermezzo (Adagio) 2:02
6-7 IV: Nocturne (Adagio) 4:35
6-8 V: Funeral March (Adagio Molto) 5:07
6-9 VI: Epilogue (Adagio) 6:47

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Box of 6 cd's in jewelcase, each comes with different booklet (English, German French).

Op.11 recorded in Moscow, 1964 (studio recording)
SQ 1, 8 & 15 recorded in Moscow, 1978 (studio recordings)
SQ 7, 10, 11, 12, 13 & 14 recorded in Moscow, 1981 (studio recordings)
SQ 6 & 9 recorded live in the Grand Hall of the Moscow Conservatoire, 27 September 1981
SQ 2, 3 & 4 recorded in Moscow, 1982 (studio recordings)
SQ 5 recorded in Moscow, 1983 (studio recording)
Op.57 recorded live in the Grand Hall of the Moscow Conservatoire, 5—6 September 1983

Total playing time:
Disc 1: 78.14
Disc 2: 79.30
Disc 3: 68.44
Disc 4: 73.14
Disc 5: 65.52
Disc 6: 65.02

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