The Concertzender 25: Music of 1983.
In 1983 Russian composer Alfred Schnittke wrote two important works: his third string quartet and the Faust Cantata. In this special episode of Contemporary Music you will hear both pieces.
1. String Quartet No. 3.
Virgin Classics VC 7 91436
2. Seid nüchtern und wachet (Faust Cantata).
Inger Blom, mezzo-soprano. Mikael Bellini, countertenor. Louis Devos, tenor. Ulrik Cold, bass. Malmö Symphony Chorus, Malmö Symphony Orchestra conducted by James DePriest.
BIS CD 437