Michael Tilson Thomas proves he’s got Alban Berg’s style in his blood; Pablo Heras-Casado’s Mendelssohn symphony cycle continues to be stylish.
For recorded sound, for brilliance of orchestral execution, and for interpretive concept, Janowski is one of the 21st century’s best Wagnerians.
Three new classical music albums: two are superior, one is a bit of a mixed bag.
Listening to Isabelle Faust’s performance of Schumann’s Violin Concerto I wondered why the piece has remained on the fringes of the repertoire for so long.
A round-up of reviews of classical music CD releases from Harmonia Mundi.
Harmonia Mundi has, of late, released a series of excellent Schubert albums.