BBC Music Magazine just published a review of the recent release of Ning Feng – Elgar & Finzi Violin Concertos, with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor. It seems the reviewer Terry Blain liked what he heard!
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Performance ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recording
“Ning Feng is a technically immaculate player (…) Feng is a poet too”
“pin-point accurate and tingles with focused intensity”
“All said, though, his deeply considered account of Elgar’s Concerto is the real reason for buying this disc. Not a bar of it is uninvolving, and the recorded sound is excellent.”
Terry Blain, BBC Music Magazine
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BBC Music Magazine’s reviewer David Nice has awarded violinist Rosanne Philippens the prestigious ‘Concerto Choice’ in the current issue of the magazine, January 2018.
BBC Music Magazine 5 stars for the Performance and 5 stars for the Recording
We would like to congratulate Rosanne Philippens, pianist Julien Quentin, St. Gallen Symphony Orchestra and conductor Otto Tausk with this wonderful achievement!! What a great way to start the new year!
Gramophone: Editor’s Choice, Dec 2017: “faultlessly performed, this is a listening experience of unbridled pleasure. An exceptional album.” BBC Music Magazine: Chamber Choice, Dec 2017: “Even the humblest of cello lines is elevated beyond functionality into something expressive and integral to the overall effect. Bewitching.” Asahi, Japan’s leading newspaper, Dec 2017: The best of the 8 Best Classical CDs of the Month
The 55th Record Academy Award, Japan, Dec 2017:Winner in the category of Best Sound Recording
The Sunday Times 100 Best Albums of the Year 2017 (Genre Wide!): “Mahler’s epic symphony gets a deeply felt reading.”
Great news! This month’s BBC Music Magazine “Chamber Choice” goes to Grandissima Gravita by Rachel Podger & Brecon Baroque!
“Rachel Podger, inevitably, is the star, but ultimately the disc’s compulsive spell is down to the triumph of ensemble chemistry. Even the humblest of cello lines is elevated beyond functionality into something expressive and integral to the overall effect. Bewitching.”
Congratulations on the BBC Chamber Choice, 5 ***** for Performance and 5 ***** for Recording, Rachel Podger, Alison McGillivray, Daniele Caminiti, Marcin Świątkiewicz, Jared Sacks and Jonathan Freeman-Attwood!!
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