REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Shostakovich: Violin Concertos no.1 in A minor op.77 & no.2 in C sharp minor op.129

An impressive pairing of two of Shostakovich’s darkest masterpieces

Sunday, 26 August 2012
Musicians
Sayaka Shoji (violin) Ural Philharmonic Orchestra/Dmitri Liss
Composer
Shostakovich
Catalogue number
Mirare MIR 166
Limited time only offer - 42% off

Taylor

Musicians:

Dante Quartet, Allegri Quartet, Salieri Quartet

Honegger, Martinů, Bach, Pintscher, Ravel

Musicians:

Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin) Heinrich Schiff (cello)

Fauré

Musicians:

Jean-Marc Phillips-Varjabedian (violin) Henri Demarquette...

Dvořák

Musicians:

Zuill Bailey (cello) Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra/Jun...

Brahms

Musicians:

Laura Buruiana (cello) Matei Varga (piano)

Shostakovich, Beethoven

Musicians:

Valentin Berlinsky Quartet

Poulenc, Stravinsky, Debussy, Prokofiev

Musicians:

Augustin Hadelich (violin) Robert Kulek (piano)

Schubert

Musicians:

Sara Trickey (violin) Daniel Tong (piano) Callino Quartet

Cookie
viola stolen!
I had my viola stolen last week from Liverpool. Label has: Aubrey J. Tarr 1974...
violin blocks
I have an old unlabled violin and I have noticed 4 small blocks about5cm square...
violin left hand position
I have a new student , quite advanced, who has a 'double jointed' left thumb...
serene violin solo pre-1917
Hi folks. For a story I'm writing I'd like suggestions for the most serene and...
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.

View
X