Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor op.64 (1832 version), String Octet in E flat major op.20, Hexenlied op.8 no.8, Suleika op.34 no.4, Auf Flügeln des Gesanges op.34 no.2

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This is the best playing I have heard from Daniel Hope. He fiddles very sweetly in the concerto, and three songs by Mendelssohn that he has transcribed himself are delightful – only when he goes up an octave in the last verse of On Wings of Song does he become ...

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