George Onslow Archive
George ONSLOW: String Quintet, Piano Sextet – Ma’alot Quintet / Markus Becker (piano) / Nabil Shehata (bass) – DG Gold Hybrid
Nicely performed and recorded music from an obscure composer now returning to some popularity. George Onslow: Quintet Op. 81; Sextet Op. 30 – Ma’alot Quintet with pianist Markus Becker and double bass Nabil Shehata. DG Gold Hybrid SACD MDG 903 2012-6 (2/23/18) TT: 56:02 You’ll be forgiven if the name George Onslow doesn’t leap into […]
George Onslow wrote dozens of chamber works for strings, very little for winds, but as these two French ensembles demonstrate, his work in the medium is far from negligible.