REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Shostakovich: Cello Sonata in D minor op.40. Britten: Cello Sonata in C major op.65. Prokofiev: Cello Sonata in C major op.119

A classic repertoire selection let down by an unsympathetic recording balance

Monday, 26 March 2012
Musicians
Jamie Walton (cello) Daniel Grimwood (piano)
Composer
Shostakovich, Britten, Prokofiev
Catalogue number
Signum Classics SigCD 274
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