All Paavo-Järvi articles
In the Lucerne Festival Orchestra, Claudio Abbado established an ensemble with its own sound character in just a few years. How can an orchestra, and its signature string section, form a distinctive sound in such little time? Paavo Järvi’s orchestra project at the Pärnu Music Festival in Estonia offers some ...
The Strad Issue: March 2016 Description: Evergreens enhanced by Capuçon’s purity and uncanny accompaniment Musicians: Renaud Capuçon (violin) Orchestre de Paris/Paavo Järvi Composer: Bruch; Lalo; Sarasate In an opulently engineered recording with a generous amount of reverberation, Renaud Capuçon and Paavo Järvi ensure that the Lalo swashes ...
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto no.2 in G minor op.63, Sonata in C major for two violins op.56, Solo Violin Sonata in D major op.115
The Strad Issue: November 2015 Description: Spontaneous-sounding live Prokofiev whets the appetite for more Musicians: Viktoria Mullova, Tedi Papavrami (violin) Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra/Paavo Järvi Composer: Prokofiev These live recordings derive from concerts taped by Hessian Radio in Frankfurt over the past three years, and if one ...