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Frank Bridge & Cyril Scott: Piano Quintets

By Bingham String Quartet

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By Bingham String Quartet, Raphael Terroni, and Cyril Scott. By Frank Bridge (1879-1941) and Cyril Scott (1879-1970). Classical. Listening CD. Published by Naxos (NX.8571355).

Item Number: NX.8571355

Frank Bridge is today recognised as one of the most gifted figures in British musical life before World War I. His Piano Quintet, a work of personal significance prompted by the absence of his fiancee, is notable for its passionate, lyrical and forceful language, the Rachmaninov-like technical demands of the piano part calling for a virtuoso pianist. Debussy described Cyril Scott's exotic harmonic language as "an intoxication for the ear", and the First Piano Quintet is a multi-faceted work which mirrors Scott's flamboyant public persona while maintaining a genuinely poetic inner beauty.

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