Hyperion Records

Cherry Ripe
1916; for string quartet

'Bridge: Phantasy Piano Quartet & Sonatas' (CDA68003)
Bridge: Phantasy Piano Quartet & Sonatas
Buy by post £10.50 CDA68003  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Favourite Encores for string quartet' (CDH55002)
Favourite Encores for string quartet
Buy by post £5.50 CDH55002  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
Track 5 on CDA68003 [3'10]
Track 5 on CDH55002 [3'24] Helios (Hyperion's budget label)

Cherry Ripe
Cherry Ripe, from 1916, is a miniature tone poem, whose bustling opening gives no hint of the tune, which eventually eases in unannounced, emerging out of the contrapuntal texture as a second subject. Towards the climax, Bridge cleverly combines his own energetic subject with the tune.

from notes by Paul Hindmarsh © 2013

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Details for CDH55002 track 5
Recording date
26 October 1988
Recording venue
Recording producer
John H West
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
Hyperion usage
  1. Favourite Encores for string quartet (CDH55002)
    Disc 1 Track 5
    Release date: May 1999
    Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
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