Beethoven for Three:...
Barokowa Muzyka Klasyczna
premiera polska: 21.11.2005
opakowanie: Jewelcaseowe etui
BBC Music Magazine
... as a showcase for this young artist's mesmerising virtuosity the disc does its job admirably, and presents some familiar and less familiar Bach in new guises at the same time. The supporting instrumentalists, especially organist Colm Carey, make a sterling contribution...
Classic FM Magazine * * * * *
… A disc of arrangements which is impressive on every level. Beautifully mellow playing contrasting with virtuosic moments…
Gramophone Magazine * * * * *
… Two transposed movements from BWV1008 and a mischievous solo take on the Badinerie (from BWV1067) showcase Balsom's phenomenal technique and gleaming expressiveness. Period-instrument practitioners Alina Ibragimova, Mark Caudle and Alastair Ross provide superb accompaniment in a charismatic version of the Trio Sonata. A surprisingly diverse range of textures and moods makes this disc a beguiling experience…
Alison Balsom (trumpet)
Colm Carey (organ)
Alina Ibragimova (violin)
Alistair Ross (harpsichord & chamber organ)
Mark Caudle (viola de gamba)
J S Bach: Agnus Dei (from Mass in B minor, BWV232)
J S Bach: Aria Variata in A minor, BWV989 ‘alla Maniera Italiana'
J S Bach: Bist du bei mir, BWV508
J S Bach: Cello Suite No. 2 in D minor, BWV1008
J S Bach: Keyboard Concerto in D major (after Vivaldi), BWV972
J S Bach: Keyboard Concerto in D minor (after Marcello), BWV974
J S Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV1067: Badinerie
J S Bach: Trio Sonata No. 5 in C major, BWV529
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