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Mon 13 Feb, 2017:
Bloch: The Three Suites for solo cello; Dallapiccola: Ciaccona, Intermezzo e Adagio; Ligeti: Sonata for solo cello

Ernest Bloch composed three suites for solo cello in 1956 and 1957 for his most assiduous champion, Zara Nelsova (1918-2002). It is, as Natalie Clein...

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Mon 04 Jul, 2016:
Rebecca Clarke: Works for Viola

Composed in 1919 and premiered that same year to considerable acclaim at Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge's Berkshire Chamber Music Festival in...

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Tue 06 Jan, 2015:
Sol Gabetta: Prayer – Bloch: Schelomo, From Jewish Life; Nigun, Méditation hébraïque; Shostakovich: From Jewish Folk Poetry; Casals: El Cant dels Ocells (The Song of the Birds)

Sometimes we want an hour of peaceful thoughtfulness. The cello does the honours on this strongly-felt disc from the award-winning Argentine virtuoso,...

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Fri 28 Mar, 2014:
Avi Avital – Between Worlds: Music by Tsintsadze, Bartók, Villa-Lobos, Piazzolla, Falla, Monti, Bloch, Traditional Bulgarian & Welsh, Bat Chaim and Dvořák

The select band of mandolinists who comfortably straddle the worlds of classical and folk can be numbered on the fingers of a three-toed sloth:...

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Mon 27 Jan, 2014:
Bloch: Schelomo; Voice in the Wilderness; Caplet: Épiphanie; Ravel: Kaddish

In the accompanying booklet cellist Raphael Wallfisch significantly recalls his boyhood infatuation with Emanuel Feuermann's legendary and utterly...

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Mon 06 Jan, 2014:
Bloch: Violin Sonata No 2 (Poème mystique); Janáček: Violin Sonata; Shostakovich: Violin Sonata, Op 134

Music to soothe the savage breast? Not quite, perhaps, but for Midori the three 20th-century works on this recital 'interweave the anxieties of the...

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Fri 14 Jun, 2013:
Bloch: Schelomo; From Jewish Life; Voice in the Wilderness; Bruch: Kol Nidrei

Born in Geneva to a protestant family, Ernest Bloch (1880-1959) composed a whole series of epic works based on Jewish subjects, of which Schelomo...

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