Sometimes the most pleasant surprises are to be found in the most unexpected places.
From the moment he walked on stage, there was an other-worldliness to Pioro that made this an unusual listening experience. One to watch.
ROSL remains a jewel of a competition, generously supported, and featuring a slew of engaging performances. More influencers should keep a closer eye on it.
A rip-roaring fusion of musical styles documenting the travels of violinist Nicola Benedetti Decca’s new release is a glorious recording of Marsalis’ captivating violin concerto, premiered in 2015, paired with his Fiddle Suite. The Fiddle Suite is good. Intense and intimate, hits the spot. The focus on my attention has, since the first time I…
A review of 2009 BBC Proms Number 51 featuring Joshua Bell’s performance of Brahms’ Violin Concerto.