Pay close attention to this one, as you are going to hear from them a whole lot more in the near future. Tribute = MOZART: Quartet in B-flat, K 589; Quintet in c, K 406 – Dover Quartet/ Michael Tree, viola (in Quintet) – Cedille CDR 90000 167, 73:10 [Distr. by Naxos] *****: Formed in 2008 […]
Rachel Barton Pine finally gives us the whole enchilada, and a fine feast it is. “Testament” = BACH: Complete Sonatas and Partitas – Rachel Barton Pine, violin – Avie AV2360 (2 CDs), 125:34 *****: I was a little surprised to see Rachel Barton Pine for the second time on the Avie label (the first was […]
FERDINAND DAVID: Violin Concerto No. 4 in E Major, Op. 23; Violin Concerto No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 35; Andante and Scherzo capriccioso, Op. 16 – Hagai Shaham, violin/BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Martyn Brabbins – Hyperion
Hagai Shaham delivers a fastidious and vivacious sympathy to the flow of figures, a real acolyte of an otherwise marginal repertory.