REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major op.35. Bartók: Violin Concerto no.2

Chalk-and-cheese concertos that receive equally winning performances

Thursday, 01 December 2011
Musicians
Valeriy Sokolov (violin) Tonhalle Orchestra Zürich/David Zinman
Composer
Tchaikovsky, Bartók
Catalogue number
VIRGIN CLASSICS 6 42017 0
Limited time only offer - 42% off

Beethoven

Musicians:

Cypress Quartet

Bach

Musicians:

Lara St John (violin)

Bloch, Pärt

Musicians:

Elsa Grether (violin) Ferenc Vizi (piano)

Bottesini

Musicians:

Knut Erik Sundquist (double bass) Nils Anders Mortensen...

Schnittke

Musicians:

Molinari Quartet

Corelli

Musicians:

Trio Corelli

Rachmaninoff, Dohnányi, Tcherepnin, Krawczyk, Prokofiev, Martinů, Mahler & Trad. Jewish

Musicians:

Sonia Wieder-Atherton (cello) Sinfonia Varsovia/Christophe...

Wieniawski, Bacewicz, Penderecki

Musicians:

Wojciech Plawner (violin), Beethoven Academy Orchestra/Pawel...

Cookie
serene violin solo pre-1917
Hi folks. For a story I'm writing I'd like suggestions for the most serene and...
Strings
I want to try some new strings on my violin. It's English, 1875, and has quite...
violin left hand position
I have a new student , quite advanced, who has a 'double jointed' left thumb...
Electric violin and bows stolen in London
My friend John Garner's asking for help regarding his electric violin. Please...
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. That’s £22.41/ €49.95/ $51.88

View
X