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Baltimore Mandolin Quartet - Grandmother's Ghost

By Mandolin Cafe
March 6, 2005 - 9:31 am

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The Baltimore Mandolin Quartet - Grandmother's Ghost

The Baltimore Mandolin Quartet - Grandmother's Ghost

The Baltimore Mandolin Quartet plays the traditional Italian "roundback" style of mandolin, and their repertoire is mostly classical. This configuration of instruments, known as "quartetto romantico" in Italy, was quite popular in the late 19th and early 20th century, and much music was composed for it.

Genre: Classical
Label: Self-produced
Released: December, 2004
Web site: mandoworld.com
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