REVIEWS

The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Vivaldi: La stravaganza op.4 nos.1—6

Reassuringly sane and richly enjoyable Vivaldi that is surprisingly restrained

Wednesday, 01 June 2011
Musicians
Fabio Biondi (violin/director) Europa Galante
Composer
Vivaldi
Catalogue number
Virgin Classics 5 19300 2
Limited time only offer - 42% off

Saint-Saëns

Musicians:

Fine Arts Quartet, Cristina Ortiz (piano)

Castello/Fontana

Musicians:

John Holloway (violin) Lars Ulrik Mortensen (harpsichord)...

Brahms

Musicians:

Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) Lambert Orkis (piano)

Beethoven, Chopin, Glazunov, Rubinstein, Offenbach, Popper

Musicians:

Richard Harwood (cello) Christoph Berner (piano)

Saint-Saëns

Musicians:

Christian Poltéra (cello) Kathryn Stott (piano)

De Machy

Musicians:

Paolo Pandolfo (viola da gamba)

Saariaho

Musicians:

Anssi Karttunen (cello)* Karita Mattila (soprano)† ...

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