Alban Berg Quartet

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Founded in 1971, the Alban Berg Quartet was one of the finest string quartets in the world during its 37-year existence.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Schubert: String Quintet
1982 Schubert: String Quintet EMI Classics / Warner Classics
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Debussy, Ravel: String Quartets; Stravinsky: 3 Pieces; Concertino; Double Canon
1984 Debussy, Ravel: String Quartets; Stravinsky: 3 Pieces; Concertino; Double Canon EMI Classics / Warner Classics
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Schubert: String Quartets 13-15; "Trout" Quintet; String Quintet
1986 Schubert: String Quartets 13-15; "Trout" Quintet; String Quintet EMI Classics
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Bartók: String Quartets 1-6
1987 Bartók: String Quartets 1-6 EMI Music Distribution
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Beethoven: String Quartet, Op. 130; Grosse Fuge
1987 Beethoven: String Quartet, Op. 130; Grosse Fuge EMI Music Distribution
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Haydn: Kaiserquartett; Mozart: Jagd-Quartett
1988 Haydn: Kaiserquartett; Mozart: Jagd-Quartett Teldec
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Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 14, 15
1989 Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 14, 15 EMI Music Distribution
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Schubert: String Quartets Nos. 13 "Rosamunde" & 14 "Death and the Maiden"
1990 Schubert: String Quartets Nos. 13 "Rosamunde" & 14 "Death and the Maiden" EMI Classics / Warner Classics
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Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 18 & 19
1990 Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 18 & 19 EMI Music Distribution
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Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 20, 21
1990 Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 20, 21 EMI Music Distribution
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Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 22 & 23
1990 Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 22 & 23 EMI Music Distribution
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Dvorák: String Quartet Op. 96 "American"; Smetana: String Quartet no. 1 "From My Life"
1991 Dvorák: String Quartet Op. 96 "American"; Smetana: String Quartet no. 1 "From My Life" EMI Music Distribution
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Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 16 & 17
1991 Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 16 & 17 EMI Music Distribution
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Mozart: The Ten Great String Quartets
1991 Mozart: The Ten Great String Quartets EMI Music Distribution
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Brahms: String Sextet No. 1
1992 Brahms: String Sextet No. 1 EMI Classics
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Das Alban Berg Quartett
1992 Das Alban Berg Quartett Teldec
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Stravinsky, Haubenstock-Ramati, Von Einem: String Quartets
1992 Stravinsky, Haubenstock-Ramati, Von Einem: String Quartets EMI Music Distribution
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Beethoven: String Quartets Vol. 1
1993 Beethoven: String Quartets Vol. 1 EMI Music Distribution
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Beethoven: String Quartets Vol.2
1993 Beethoven: String Quartets Vol.2 EMI Music Distribution
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Brahms: String Quartets, Opp. 51 & 67
1993 Brahms: String Quartets, Opp. 51 & 67 EMI Music Distribution
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Brahms: The String Quartets; Dvorák: String Quartet Op. 106
1994 Brahms: The String Quartets; Dvorák: String Quartet Op. 106 Teldec
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Mozart: The Haydn, Hoffmeister and Prussian Quartets
1994 Mozart: The Haydn, Hoffmeister and Prussian Quartets Teldec
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Strauss & Lanner: Waltzes
1994 Strauss & Lanner: Waltzes EMI Music Distribution
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Janácek: String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2
1995 Janácek: String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2 EMI Music Distribution
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Dvorák, Schumann: Piano Quintets
1996 Dvorák, Schumann: Piano Quintets EMI Music Distribution
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Franz Schubert: String Quartets Nos. 9 & 13
1996 Franz Schubert: String Quartets Nos. 9 & 13
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Haydn: Streichquartette Op. 76, Nr. 2-4
1996 Haydn: Streichquartette Op. 76, Nr. 2-4 EMI Classics
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Lutoslawski: Streichquartett; Urbanner: Streichquartett No.4; Berio: Notturno
1997 Lutoslawski: Streichquartett; Urbanner: Streichquartett No.4; Berio: Notturno EMI Music Distribution
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Schubert: Streichquartette Nos. 10 & 14 "Der Tod und das Mädchen"
1997 Schubert: Streichquartette Nos. 10 & 14 "Der Tod und das Mädchen" EMI Classics / EMI Music Distribution
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Beethoven: The Complete String Quartets
1997 Beethoven: The Complete String Quartets EMI Music Distribution
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Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartets, Opp. 127 & 135
1997 Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartets, Opp. 127 & 135 EMI Music Distribution
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Beethoven: String Quartets Nos.14 & 15
1997 Beethoven: String Quartets Nos.14 & 15 EMI Music Distribution
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Schubert: Streichquartette 12 "Quartettsatz" & 15
1997 Schubert: Streichquartette 12 "Quartettsatz" & 15 EMI Music Distribution
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Brahms: Clarinet Quintet, Op. 115; String Quintet No. 2, Op. 111
1999 Brahms: Clarinet Quintet, Op. 115; String Quintet No. 2, Op. 111 EMI Music Distribution
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Haydn: String Quartets Op.76, Nos. 1, 5, 6
1999 Haydn: String Quartets Op.76, Nos. 1, 5, 6 Angel Records
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Dvorak: String Quartets, Op. 51 & Op. 105
2001 Dvorak: String Quartets, Op. 51 & Op. 105 EMI Music Distribution
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Mendelssohn: Streichquartette 1 & 2
2002 Mendelssohn: Streichquartette 1 & 2 EMI Music Distribution
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Brahms: Piano Quintet; Dvorák: "Dumka" from Piano Quintet
2003 Brahms: Piano Quintet; Dvorák: "Dumka" from Piano Quintet EMI Digital
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Haydn: Streichquartette Op. 33 Nr. 3, Op. 77 Nr. 1 & 2; Hoffstetter: Serenade
2003 Haydn: Streichquartette Op. 33 Nr. 3, Op. 77 Nr. 1 & 2; Hoffstetter: Serenade
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Haydn: String Quartets, Opp. 33/3, 77/1, 77/2
2003 Haydn: String Quartets, Opp. 33/3, 77/1, 77/2 EMI Music Distribution
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Mozart: Chamber Music
2003 Mozart: Chamber Music EMI Music Distribution / Warner Classics
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Beethoven: String Quartets Op. 18
2004 Beethoven: String Quartets Op. 18 EMI Music Distribution
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Tango Sensations
2004 Tango Sensations EMI Classics
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Beethoven: String Quartets, Op. 18
2004 Beethoven: String Quartets, Op. 18 EMI Music Distribution
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Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 14-17 & 20
2004 Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 14-17 & 20 Elatus
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Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 18, 19, 21, 22 & 23
2004 Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 18, 19, 21, 22 & 23 Elatus
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Beethoven: The Late String Quartets
2005 Beethoven: The Late String Quartets EMI Music Distribution
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Berg: Lyrische Suite; Streichquartett Op. 3
2005 Berg: Lyrische Suite; Streichquartett Op. 3 EMI Classics
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Brahms: String Sextet No. 2
2005 Brahms: String Sextet No. 2 EMI Classics
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Haydn: Streichquartette; Berio: Notturno (Quartetto III)
2005 Haydn: Streichquartette; Berio: Notturno (Quartetto III) EMI Classics
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Beethoven: String Quartets Nos. 1-3
2005 Beethoven: String Quartets Nos. 1-3 EMI
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Schubert: Piano Quintet in A, 'Trout'
2005 Schubert: Piano Quintet in A, 'Trout' EMI Classics
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Beethoven: String Quartets, Opp. 131 & 132
2005 Beethoven: String Quartets, Opp. 131 & 132 EMI Classics
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Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 17 "Hunt" & 19 "Dissonance"
2006 Mozart: String Quartets Nos. 17 "Hunt" & 19 "Dissonance" Apex
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Berg: Lyric Suite; Violin Concerto; Lulu-Suite
2007 Berg: Lyric Suite; Violin Concerto; Lulu-Suite EMI Classics / Warner Classics
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Die Zeit-Edition: Alban Berg Quartett [CD+Book]
2007 Die Zeit-Edition: Alban Berg Quartett [CD+Book]
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Hommage
2007 Hommage EMI Classics
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Janácek: String Quartets Nos. 1 "Kreutzer Sonata" & 2 "Intimate Letters";  Dvorák: Piano Quintet - Dumka
2008 Janácek: String Quartets Nos. 1 "Kreutzer Sonata" & 2 "Intimate Letters"; Dvorák: Piano Quintet - Dumka EMI Classics
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Schubert, Dvorák, Brahms, Schumann: Piano Quintets
2008 Schubert, Dvorák, Brahms, Schumann: Piano Quintets EMI Classics
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Quartet Recital 1978: Beethoven, Lutoslawski
2014 Quartet Recital 1978: Beethoven, Lutoslawski Haenssler
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Haydn: Streichquartette Op. 76, Op. 33, Op. 77 Nr. 1 & 2
2015 Haydn: Streichquartette Op. 76, Op. 33, Op. 77 Nr. 1 & 2 Warner Classics
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Schubert: Streichquartette 10, 12, 14 "Der Tod und das Mädchen" & 15
2015 Schubert: Streichquartette 10, 12, 14 "Der Tod und das Mädchen" & 15 Warner Classics
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Dvorák & Smetana: String Quartets
2015 Dvorák & Smetana: String Quartets Warner Classics
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Beethoven: The "Middle Period" String Quartets, Nos. 7-9
2016 Beethoven: The "Middle Period" String Quartets, Nos. 7-9 Warner Classics
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Brahms: String Quartets, Opp. 51 & 67; Piano Quintet, Op. 34
2016 Brahms: String Quartets, Opp. 51 & 67; Piano Quintet, Op. 34 Warner Classics
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Mozart: Chamber Music - The Last String Quartets
2018 Mozart: Chamber Music - The Last String Quartets Warner Classics
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Schubert: String Quartets
Schubert: String Quartets Teldec
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String Quartets
String Quartets EMI Classics
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Haydn: String Quartets & Piano Trios
Haydn: String Quartets & Piano Trios Teldec
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Mozart: String Quintets, KV 515 & KV 516
Mozart: String Quintets, KV 515 & KV 516 EMI Music Distribution
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Beethoven: The Late String Quartets
Beethoven: The Late String Quartets EMI Music Distribution
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Beethoven: String Quartets Nos. 4- 6
Beethoven: String Quartets Nos. 4- 6 EMI
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Beethoven: Die frühen Streichquartette op. 18
Beethoven: Die frühen Streichquartette op. 18 EMI Music Distribution
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Bartók: String Quartets Nos. 1-6
Bartók: String Quartets Nos. 1-6 Angel Records
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20th Century Masterpieces
20th Century Masterpieces EMI Classics
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