Luigi Boccherini


Raphaël Feye | Karski Quartet

Label: Evil Penguin
Format: CD
Barcode: 0608917724424
Catalog number: EPRC 0057
Releasedate: 03-11-23

- World première recording of the C major quintet
- each quintet is lead by a different first violinist, which gives each quintet its own unique character

Raphaël Feye and the Karski Quartet have collaborated on an exhilarating new album, paying a tribute to Luigi Boccherini's string quintets. These selected quintets showcase the composers exceptional ability to craft melodies that are both elegant and emotionally resonant while maintaining a graceful interplay between the instruments. To enhance the recording's excitement, the musicians decided to vary the distribution of the parts, ensuring each piece possesses a unique and distinct character.