Live PerformanceWater color cover and CD Label by Jon Luoma, Alna Maine. Overall album design by Bruce Kennett Studio, North Conway, NH

 



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ERNEST BLOCH - String Quartet #1 track 3
ANTONIN DVORAK - Quartet in F Major, Movement #4
WALTER PISTON
- String Quartet #1 track 3

NEW ~ Live Performances by THE PORTLAND STRING QUARTET

RÓZSA • SCHOENBERG PORTLAND STRING QUARTET

MIKLÓS RÓZSA, – String Quartet No. 2, Op. 38 (1981)

 

ARNOLD SCHOENBERG, – String Quartet No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 7 (1905)

 

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DOHNÁNY • IVES • HUSA Live Performances by

THE PORTLAND STRING QUARTET

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Discography of the Portland String Quartet


BACH, JOHANN SEBASTIAN - The Art of the Fugue
Arabesque Z6519-2

BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN - String Quartet in F Major, Op. 18, No. 1
Northeastern Custom Series 101*

BLOCH, ERNEST - String Quartet No. 1
Arabesque Z6543

BLOCH, ERNEST - String Quartets Nos. 2 and 3
Arabesque Z6626

BLOCH, ERNEST - String Quartets Nos. 4 and 5
Arabesque Z6627

BLOCH, ERNEST - The Quintets for Piano and Strings with Paul Posnak
Arabesque Z6618

BRAHMS, JOHANNES - String Quartet in C Minor, Op. 51, No. 1
Northeastern Custom Series 101*

BRITTON, DOROTHY GUYVER- Chinoiserie: Historie d'un Amour Oriental
with Rita Noel, mezzo-soprano
Arabesque Z6632

CHADWICK, GEORGE WHITEFIELD - String Quartet Nos. 1 and 2
Northeastern NR236-CD*

CHADWICK, GEORGE WHITEFIELD - String Quartet No. 3 and the Quintet for Piano and Strings with Virginia Eskin
Northeastern NR235-CD*

CHADWICK, GEORGE WHITEFIELD - String Quartets Nos. 4 and 5
Northeastern NR234-CD*
DOHNÁNYI, ERNST VON - String Quartet in D flat major, Opus 15
Recorded Live in Portland by Bill McCullough, Mastered by Jim Begley at The Studio, Portland, ME*

DVORAK, ANTONIN - String Quartet Op. 16 and Piano Quintet Op. 81with Virginia Eskin (Arabesque Z6660)

DVORAK, ANTONIN - Quartet in F. Major, Op. 96, "American," and Quintet for Strings and Double Bass with Gary Karr
Arabesque Z6558

HUSA, KAREL - Quartet No. 3
Recorded live at Cornell University Ithaca, NY, Mastered by Jim Begley at The Studio, Portland Maine*


IVES, CHARLES - Quartet No. 2
Recorded live National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, Mastered by Jim Begley at The Studio Portland, ME*

KREISLER, FRITZ - String Quartet in A Minor
Arabesque Z6521

MARTINU, BOHUSLAV - Fantasia for Theremin, Oboe, Piano and Strings with Lydia Kavina, Kristen Fox and Carol Eaton Elowe
1999 Mode - Music from the Ether

PISTON, WALTER - String Quartets Nos. 1, 2 and 3
Northeastern NR 9001 CD*
PISTON, WALTER - String Quartets Nos. 4 and 5 and the Flute Quintet with Doriot Anthony Dwyer
Northeastern NR 9002 CD*
PISTON, WALTER - Quintet for Pianoforte and String Quartet with Leonard Hokanson
Northeastern NR 232 CD*

RÓZSA, MIKLÓS – String Quartet No. 2, Op. 38 (1981)

 Recorded Live in Portland by Bill McCullough, Mastered by Jim Begley at

 The Studio, Portland, ME*

SCHOENBERG, ARNOLD – String Quartet No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 7 (1905)

Recorded Live in Portland by Bill McCullough, Mastered by Jim Begley at

 The Studio, Portland, ME*

SCHUBERT, FRANZ - String Quartet in D Minor, "Death and the Maiden" and Quartettsatz in C Minor
Arabesque Z6521
STRAUSS, RICHARD - String Quartet in A Major, Op. 2
Arabesque Z6521
TORKANOWSKY, WERNER - String Quartet 1977
Orion Master Recordings ORS 81421

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CoverWoodcut print cover by Jon Luoma, Alna Maine. Overall album design by Bruce Kennett Studio, North Conway, New Hampshire

 

 


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