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HILL, Alfred: String Quartets, Vol. 3 (Dominion String Quartet) - Nos. 5, 7, 9


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HILL, Alfred: String Quartets, Vol. 3 (Dominion String Quartet) - Nos. 5, 7, 9

The Dominion Quartet continues its exploration of the string quartets of Alfred Hill, an Australian-born composer who studied in Europe and lived for much of his life in New Zealand. The Fifth pays tribute to France, America, Italy and Britain, nations that were allies during World War I. In the Seventh, hints of the music of Debussy, Ravel and Dvořák coexist within Hill’s own Late Romantic idiom. The Ninth, with its touches of Iberian colour, Impressionist passages and Czech harmonies show Hill as a musical citizen of the world.

Hill, Alfred

  String Quartet No. 5 in E-Flat Major, "The Allies"
1.   I. Artistic: Allegro risoluto - Andantino 00:08:53
2.   II. Syncopated: Intermezzo: Allegro moderato 00:04:55
3.   III. Romantic: Romance 00:08:04
4.   IV. Nautical: Finale: Allegretto 00:07:16
  String Quartet No. 7 in A Major
5.   I. Maestoso: Allegro moderato 00:06:40
6.   II. Intermezzo: Allegretto 00:04:38
7.   III. Andante 00:04:32
8.   IV. Finale: Allegro 00:04:50
  String Quartet No. 9 in A Minor
9.   I. Adagio - Allegro 00:06:53
10.   II. Andantino 00:05:01
11.   III. Scherzo 00:03:56
12.   IV. Finale: Maestoso 00:07:26

Total Playing Time: 01:13:04

Hill, Alfred

Dominion String Quartet

Label: Naxos

Genre: Chamber Music

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.572446

Barcode: 747313244676

Physical Release: 12/2009

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