Schubert: String Quintet; Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht - Amichai Grosz (viola); Boris Brovtsyn (violin); Janine Jansen (violin); Jens Peter Maintz (cello); Maxim Rysanov (viola); Torleif Thedéen (cello)
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  1. Verklärte Nacht, for string sextet, Op. 4
  2. Quintet for 2 violins, viola & 2 cellos in C major, D. 956 (Op. posth. 163)
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Even though violinist Janine Jansen appears alone in the cover photo of this 2012 Decca release, and her name is featured in large letters, no one should mistake this album as a solo effort. The recordings of Franz Schubert's String Quintet in C major and Arnold Schoenberg's sextet Verklärte Nacht are ensemble performances, and the musicians who play with Jansen form an artistic bond that seems utterly at odds with the star-oriented artwork. Jansen is certainly behind the choice of works, because they were programmed on her ...

Schubert: String Quintet; Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht 2013, Decca

UPC: 028947835516