REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Play. Works by Monti, Elgar, Paganini, Glazunov, Rostropovich, Fauré, Dvořák...
Brahms by Heart. Brahms: String Quartets op.51 nos.1 in C minor & 2 in A minor...
Mansurian: Double Concerto for violin and cello, Romance, Quasi parlando, Four...
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...

Korngold


Musicians:

Doric Quartet, Jennifer Stumm* (viola) Bartholomew LaFollette* (cello) Kathryn...

Mozart


Musicians:

Susanna Yoko Henkel (violin) Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra

Rota


Musicians:

Friedrich Kleinhapl (cello) Augsburg Philharmonic Orchestra/Dirk Kaftan

Schumann, Britten, Shostakovich


Musicians:

Krzysztof Chorzelski (viola) Katya Apekisheva (piano)

Shostakovich & Britten


Musicians:

Johannes Moser (cello) WDR Symphony Orchestra Köln/Pietari Inkinen

Shostakovich, Beethoven


Musicians:

Valentin Berlinsky Quartet

Spohr


Musicians:

Moscow Philharmonic Concertino Quartet*, New Budapest Quartet†

Turina


Musicians:

Nash Ensemble

Verdi, Puccini


Musicians:

Rome Quartet

G. Gabrieli, Merula, Salvatore, Macque, Frescobaldi...


Musicians:

Concerto Italiano/Rinaldo Alessandrini (harpsichord, organ, director)

Sarasate, Falla, Elgar, Dvořák, Schumann*, Kreisler†...


Musicians:

Brodsky Quartet, Robert Smissen (viola)*† Philip Edward Fisher (piano)†

Trad


Musicians:

Yo-Yo Ma (cello) Stuart Duncan (violin/banjo/mandolin) Edgar Meyer (double bass/piano/gamba)...

Mendelssohn


Musicians:

Paul Watkins (cello) Huw Watkins (piano)

Turnage


Musicians:

Nicky Spence (tenor) Chamber Domaine/Thomas Kemp (violin)

Berg & Beethoven


Musicians:

Isabelle Faust (violin) Orchestra Mozart/Claudio Abbado

Debussy, Ravel


Musicians:

Eroica Quartet

Nørgård


Musicians:

Peter Herresthal (violin) Ida Mo (piano) Stavanger Symphony Orchestra/Rolf Gupta

Bach


Musicians:

Florian Deuter (violin) Balázs Máté (cello) Philippe Grisvard (harpsichord)

Bartók


Musicians:

James Ehnes (violin) Andrew Armstrong (piano)

Beethoven, Chopin, Rachmaninoff


Musicians:

Sietse-Jan Weijenberg (cello) Yun-Yang Lee (piano)

Franz Benda


Musicians:

Leila Schayegh (violin) Felix Knecht (cello) Václav Luks (harpsichord/fortepiano)

Boccherini


Musicians:

Gaetano Nasillo, Marco Vitali, Michele Tazzari (cello) Alessandro Ciccolini ...

Chopin


Musicians:

Olivier Charlier (violin) Antoine Pierlot (cello) Abdel Rahman El Bacha (piano)

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