Reviews - jazz1
Russian Violin Concertos - Fischer/Kreizberg
(0 of 3 found this review helpful)
March 5, 2012
I am quite happy with the performance especially the Prokofiev. The Glazunov is the weakest one and lacks a bit of passion. My main problem is the audio quality which everybody rates as 5 stars. I had this recording for a while and listened to it on a few high end system and the same problem is ...
Bach: Cello Suites - Martin Ostertag
(2 of 5 found this review helpful)
August 26, 2011
Just got this SACD a few days ago and I was more than pleasantly surprised. The first impression is that Martin Ostertag makes this music very enjoyable to listen to, one is not tempted to only play a few tracks, I just let it run. In comparison Pierre Fournier playing sounds more academic. Nobody ...
Canteloube: Chants d'Auvergne - Veronique Gens
(5 of 5 found this review helpful)
August 20, 2011
I have quite a few interpretations of these charming songs, including Von Stade, Davrath , and Dame Kiri, the big plus is that Veronique Gens is French speaking and you can hear that her Auvergne accent sound genuine. Some of the others singers to be honest do not sound the part, even if their ...
Bach: Organ Sonatas BWV 525-530 - Christopher Wrench
(1 of 3 found this review helpful)
June 7, 2011
As the previous reviewer I really enjoyed this recording. I also have the Ton Koopman Bach complete organ works which consist of 16 RBCD's and cd no 4 which contains these sonatas is actualy my favorite cd. So why get this one?? Maybe I am a Bach addict but I am not sorry to have bought it the organ ...