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23 mag 2019

QUARTETTO KUSS

Il Quartetto Kuss ha ricevuto  dalla Nippon Music Foundation "il Quartetto Paganini", ovvero due violini, una viola e un violoncello realizzati da Stradivari.

https://www.thestrad.com/news/kuss-quartet-to-play-paganinis-strads/8838.article

Comte Cozio di Salabue 1727
Desaint 1680
Mendelssohn, una delle poche viole Stradivari esistenti, 1731 il cui suono stupendo ha spinto Paganini a commissionare a Berlioz “Aroldo in Italia”
Ladenburg del 1736

Il Quartetto di strumenti è stato usato in passato dai Quartetti Paganini e Cleveland, dal Tokyo, dall'Hagen e dal Cremona per un progetto speciale. E' stato acquisito dalla Nippon Music Foundation nel 1994

 

3 feb 2017

Quartetto Kuss

Sunday Times
Paul Driver

"...Yet the highlight of my musical week was something else. The Berlin-based Kuss Quartet, in an intriguing Wigmore Hall recital that interleaved four of Birtwistle’s Nine Movements for String Quartet with parts of Haydn’s Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross, Op 51, gave the most tonally resplendent and brilliantly articulated account of Schubert’s “Death and the Maiden” quartet that I think has come my way. It was an immense experience..."

3 feb 2016

Quartetto Kuss

Sunday Times 

" Yet the higlight of my musical week was something else. The Berlin-Based Kuss Quartet in an intriguing Wigmore Hall recital that interleaved four of Birtwistle' s Nine Movements for String Quartet with parts of Haydn's Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross Op. 51, gave the most tonally respledent and brillantly articulated account of Schubert' s"Death and the Maiden" quartet that I Think has come my way. It was an immense experience."