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Takacs Quartet on Debussy, in the Studio

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It's day two of a visit with the Takacs Quartet in the Performance Today studios. Today, the group plays the String Quartet in G Minor by Claude Debussy. In 1893, Debussy was 31, and was having trouble trying to write a string quartet. It turned out to be his only string quartet. He wrote to a friend: "I think I can finally show you the last movement of this work, which has made me really miserable!"

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