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Pacifica Quartet

The Pacifica Quartet at the 2014 Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Chamber Music Series. Dvorak: String Quartet, Op 96 (American). Ives: String Quartet No 1 (From the Salvation Army).

Katie Derham presents a week of concerts recorded by the Irish Sea, at the Liverpool Philharmonic Chamber Music Series, and the Mananan International Festival on the Isle of Man. Today the Indiana based Pacifica Quartet play two works composed in America: Dvorak's String Quartet Opus 96 which was written in Iowa in 1893, and Charles Ives first quartet, based on hymn tunes and composed whilst he was a student at Yale University.

Dvorak: String Quartet Op.96, "American"
Ives: String Quartet No.1 "From the Salvation Army"

Pacifica Quartet.

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Tue 9 Feb 2016 13:00

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Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Quartet no. 12 in F major Op.96 (American)

    Performer: Pacifica Quartet.
  • Charles Ives

    Quartet no. 1 K.W.1 for strings

    Performer: Pacifica Quartet.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Zartliche Liebe (Ich liebe dich, so wie du mich) WoO.123

    Performer: Graham Johnson. Singer: Benjamin Appl.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    3 Songs Op.83 [Goethe] no.3; Mit einem gemalten Band

    Performer: Graham Johnson. Singer: Benjamin Appl.

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