Felix Mendelssohn (1809 -1847) - he is one of the most popular composers of the romantic era. The son of a financier had a comprehensive education in music as well as philosphy and history. Very famous throughout Europe during his lifetime his works were rarely played later in the 19th century. In the mid of the 20th century his works were rediscovered for performances and recordings.
The Complete String Quartets
Oktett · Octet op. 20
Emerson String Quartet
4 CDs / Download 0289 477 5370 4
Int. Release 03 Jan. 2005
String Quartet in D, Op.44, No.1 - 4. Presto con brio