'Marked by excellent intonation, balance, and ensemble, and a delightful freshness and vitality...an impressive demonstration of technical precision and clear articulation.' Daily Telegraph
'...playing that is pure, sensitive and, where called for, gorgeously passionate.' The Scotsman
The Fitzwilliam String Quartet became the first ever group to perform and record all fifteen of Shostakovich's
quartets. They gained many international awards for these recordings.
The Fitzwilliam String Quartet perform on original instruments.
The Seven Last Words was originally an orchestral work which provided the musical interludes depicting each
of Christ's final statements and the Priest's meditations thereon.
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