REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata no.2 in D major op.58, Lied ohne Worte in D major op.109. Chopin: Cello Sonata in G minor, Waltzes op.64 (arr. Davydov)

Cellist and pianist uncover the Beethovenian influence behind two Romantic sonatas

Thursday, 01 December 2011
Musicians
Pieter Wispelwey (cello) Paolo Giacometti (piano)
Composer
Mendelssohn, Chopin
Catalogue number
Onyx 4078
Limited time only offer - 42% off

Haydn

Musicians:

Leipzig Quartet

Paganini, Brahms, Sarasate, Wieniawski, Monti, Bazzini

Musicians:

Seeli Toivio (cello) Kalle Toivio (Piano)

Beethoven, Badings, Rachmaninoff–Heifetz, Haydn–Heifetz, Wieniawski–Heifetz & R. Strauss

Musicians:

Sherry Kloss (violin) Brooks Smith (piano) Mark Westcott...

Mozart

Musicians:

Marianne Thorsen (violin/director) Trondheim Soloists

Carter

Musicians:

Juilliard Quartet

Mendelssohn, Enescu

Musicians:

Christian Tetzlaff*†, Isabelle Faust*†, Lisa Batiashvili*†...

Tavener, Vaughan Williams

Musicians:

Nicola Benedetti (violin) London Philharmonic Orchestra...

Toldrà, Mossià, Mompou, Gray, Blancafort, Cassadó, Granados, etc

Musicians:

Kalina Macuta (violin) Daniel Blanch (piano)

Cookie
viola stolen!
I had my viola stolen last week from Liverpool. Label has: Aubrey J. Tarr 1974...
violin blocks
I have an old unlabled violin and I have noticed 4 small blocks about5cm square...
violin left hand position
I have a new student , quite advanced, who has a 'double jointed' left thumb...
serene violin solo pre-1917
Hi folks. For a story I'm writing I'd like suggestions for the most serene and...
FOLLOW US
  • Facebook
    Facebook
  • Twitter
    Twitter
  • YouTube
    YouTube
  • Google+
    GooglePlus
THE STRAD'S NEWSLETTER

Reading The Strad puts you at the top of your game - Save 42% off a subscription today.

View
X