REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Ysaÿe: Sonatas for Solo Violin op.27
Purcell: 10 Sonatas in Four Parts
Mendelssohn: String Quartets in A minor op.13, D major op.44 no.1 & F minor ...
1917 – Works for Violin and Piano. Debussy: Violin Sonata in G minor. Respighi:...
Beethoven: String Trio in E flat major op.3, Serenade in D major op.8
Shostakovich: Cello Concertos no.1 in E flat major op.107 & no.2 in G minor ...

Schoenberg


Musicians:

Fred Sherry Quartet & Sextet

Schubert


Musicians:

Amadeus Quartet

Enescu, Constantinescu, Jora, Olah


Musicians:

Vlad Stanculeasa (violin) Thomas Hoppe (piano)

Arensky, Tchaikovsky


Musicians:

Wanderer Trio

Bach, Bartók, Berio


Musicians:

Hansheinz Schneeberger (violin) Bettina Boller (violin/voice)

Falla, Tchaikovsky, Donizetti, Gluck, Castelnuovo-Tedesco...


Musicians:

Philippe Quint (violin) Lily Maisky (piano)

Schubert, Hindemith, Schumann, Bottesini, Michel


Musicians:

Olivier Thiery (double bass) Sophie Labandibar (piano)

Beethoven


Musicians:

Steven Isserlis (cello) Robert Levin (fortepiano)

Traditional


Musicians:

Duncan Chisholm (violin/voice) Ross Hamilton (bass) Allan Henderson (piano/fiddle)...

Brahms


Musicians:

Pražák Quartet, Petr Holman (viola) Vladimír Fortin (cello)

Beethoven


Musicians:

Cremona Quartet

Piazzolla, Varvello, Aguirre, Borda, Beytelmann


Musicians:

Julia Rebekka Adler (viola) José Gallardo (piano)

Berkeley, McCabe, Williams


Musicians:

Carducci Quartet, Nicholas Daniel (oboe)

David Le Page


Musicians:

David Le Page (violin/viola) Nick Stringfellow (cello) Meherban Gillett (double...

Dvořák, Schumann, Quilter, Holst, Saint-Saëns, Piazzolla...


Musicians:

Julian Lloyd Webber, Jiaxin Lloyd Webber, Guy Johnston, Laura van der Heijden...

Zemlinsky, Suk, Arensky


Musicians:

Voce Trio

Vivaldi, Platti, Zani, Chelleri


Musicians:

Sol Gabetta (cello) Cappella Gabetta/Andres Gabetta (director)

Tchaikovsky, Bartók


Musicians:

Isaac Stern (violin) Swiss Festival Orchestra/Lorin Maazel, Ernest Ansermet

Saint-Saëns


Musicians:

Renaud Capuçon (violin) Gautier Capuçon (cello) Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra/Lionel...

Taneyev


Musicians:

Carpe Diem Quartet

Schubert


Musicians:

Pavel Haas Quartet, Danjulo Ishizaka (cello)

Prokofiev


Musicians:

James Ehnes, Amy Schwartz Moretti (violin) Andrew Armstrong (piano) BBC Philharmonic/Gianandrea...

Paganini


Musicians:

Ilya Gringolts (violin)

Ligeti


Musicians:

Benjamin Schmid (violin) Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Hannu Lintu (conductor)

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violin blocks
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violin left hand position
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serene violin solo pre-1917
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