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Henryk Gorecki

Henryk Gorecki's String Quartet No 2 (Quasi una fantasia) played by the Silesian String Quartet at the Barbican in London.

Yesterday, the BBC Symphony Orchestra turned the spotlight on Henryk Gorecki in a day of concerts at the Barbican, London, in Total Immersion: Henryk Gorecki - Polish Pioneer. The day included this performance of his String Quartet no.2 (Quasi una fantasia) played by the Silesian String Quartet. Another concert from the day can be heard in Tuesday's Radio 3 In Concert.

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Sun 4 Oct 2015 23:50

Music Played

  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in G minor, Op 23 No 5

    Performer: Van Cliburn.
    • RCA.