REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

The Grappelli Album
Grieg: Violin Sonata no.2 in G major op.13. Chausson: Poème op.25. Franck: Violin...
Beethoven: String Quartet in G major op.18 no.2. Bartók: String Quartet no.3...
Mozart: Violin Concertos no.3 in G major K216 & no.4 in D major K218, Violin...
Britten: String Quartets nos.1–3
Bassic Bach. Bach: Cello Suites no.1 in G major BWV1007, no.4 in E flat major...

Schubert


Musicians:

Jacqueline Ross (violin) Maggie Cole (fortepiano)

Stravinsky, Martin, Honegger


Musicians:

Baiba Skride (violin) BBC National Orchestra of Wales/Thierry Fischer

Vanhal


Musicians:

Péter Szabó (cello/conductor) Sinfonietta Pannonica

Young


Musicians:

Hamburger Ratsmusik/Simone Eckert (viola da gamba/director)

Halvorsen, Kukal, Ströble, Cirri, Schulhoff & Ravel


Musicians:

Eight Strings: Valeria Nasushkina (violin) Mikael Samsonov (cello)

Franck, Debussy, Fauré, Offenbach


Musicians:

Harriet Krijgh (cello) Kamilla Isanbaeva (piano)

Brahms


Musicians:

Anthony Marwood (violin) Aleksandar Madžar (piano)

Mendelssohn


Musicians:

Mandelring Quartet

Schubert


Musicians:

Artemis Quartet

Brahms


Musicians:

Zebra Trio, Krysia Osostowicz (violin) James Boyd (viola) Richard Lester (cello)

Bruch, Mendelssohn, Beethoven


Musicians:

Philippe Quint (violin) Orquesta Sinfónica de Mineria/Carlos Miguel Prieto

Chausson


Musicians:

Bruno Monteiro (violin) Jõao Paulo Santos (piano) Lopes-Graça Quartet

Finzi


Musicians:

Finzi Quartet, Marcus Farnsworth (baritone) Robert Plane (clarinet) Ruth Bolister...

Haydn


Musicians:

Leipzig Quartet

Jones


Musicians:

Kreeta-Maria Kentala (violin) Lauri Pulakka (cello) Mitzi Meyerson (harpsichord)

Klengel, Bach, Tartini, Cossmann, Popper


Musicians:

Raphael Wallfisch*, Julius Klengel† (cello) Cello Classics Ensemble

Mozart, Halvorsen, Brustad


Musicians:

Elise Bätnes (violin) Henninge Bätnes Landaas (viola)

Sekhon, Saunders Smith, Liptak, Timpson, D. Adams


Musicians:

Carolyn Stuart* (violin) John Graham† (viola) Scott Kluksdahl‡ (cello) Dee Moses¶...

Tchaikovsky, Nielsen


Musicians:

Vilde Frang (violin) Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra/Eivind Gullberg Jensen

Telemann (transcr. Kam)


Musicians:

Ori Kam (viola)

Vivaldi


Musicians:

Rachel Podger (violin) Holland Baroque Society

Bach, Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Ysaÿe, Sarasate, Monti, ...


Musicians:

Caroline Adomeit (violin) Julian Riem (piano) Thomas Hastreiter (percussion)

Various


Musicians:

Keith Harvey (cello) Linn Hendry, Peter Pettinger, Meralyn Knight (piano)

Albinoni, Lotti, Pollarolo, Porta, Veracini & Vivaldi


Musicians:

La Serenissima/Adrian Chandler (violin/director) Mhairi Lawson (soprano) Simon...

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