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Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet
String Quartets Nos. 1 And 5

Album US 2008 on Naxos label
Classical (Modern, Contemporary)

Recorded at Foellinger Auditorium, Krannert center, Urbana, Illinois, from 16th to 18th March, 2007 (Quartet No. 1) and on 3rd and 4th June, 2007 (Quartet No. 5) Disc made in Canada. Printed and assembled in USA.

PortraitElliott Carter voc, 1908-2012 US
composed by, liner notes, album by
PortraitPacifica Quartet *1994 US
ensemble, quartet, album by
PortraitBrandon Vamos vc, US
PortraitMasumi Rostad vl, JP
PortraitSimin Ganatra vn, US
violin, violin i
PortraitSibbi Bernhardsson vn,
violin, violin ii
Jeanne Velonis edited by
William Maylone engineer
Bayan Northcott liner notes
Allen Cohen photography by, cover
Judith Sherman producer
Album Tracks   
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1String Quartet No. 1 (1951)Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet
2I. Fantasia: Maestoso -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet9:08
3Allegro Scorrevole -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet3:28
4II. Allegro Scorrevole -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:19
5Adagio -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet11:58
6III. VariationsElliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet13:28
7String Quartet No. 5 (1995)Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet
81. Introduction -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:30
92. Giocoso -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet2:31
103. Interlude I -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:05
114. Lento Espressivo -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet2:12
125. Interlude II -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:22
136. Presto Scorrevole -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:07
147. Interlude III -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:29
158. Allegro Energico -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:53
169. Interlude IV -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:59
1710. Adagio Sereno -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet2:47
18 11. Interlude V -Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:39
19 12. CapricciosoElliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet1:38

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