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Bartok: The String Quartets Import, Box set


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  • Performer: Tokyo String Quartet
  • Audio CD (9 May 1994)
  • Number of Discs: 3
  • Format: Import, Box set
  • Label: Deutsche Grammophon
  • ASIN: B00002424U
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 72,490 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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5 of 7 people found the following review helpful By a nice guy on 17 Nov. 2011
There is not a doubt in my mind that few other quartets have played these works with such intensity of feeling as this one manages to do. The players perform together as a single organism, the crescendi, alterations in tempo, pizzicato, sensitivity of feeling... are truly mind boggling.
I particularly recommend this recording if;
1) you're a drug addict and you want to save money. The effect of listening to any of quartets 2 - 5 is more intense and the after effects will last much longer than any trip.
2) if you're in a savage mood. Take it out with Bartok.
3) if you're in a psychotic mood. No matter how insane you're feeling, these pieces are more insane.

This is a case where the classic recording really can't be beaten. Bravo, Tokyo String Quartet.
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