The warm, expressionist opening to the fourth quartet is instantly winning, inviting us into a sound world that is at once distinctive yet flecked with echoes of Ravel, Debussy and Shostakovich.... — Classical Music, December 2015, *****More…
Release Date: 28th Aug 2015
Catalogue No: 8572807
Length: 77 minutes
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Bacewicz's seven string quartets stand tall in the repertoire of 20th-century chamber music, worthy of comparison with works by more famous composers…Bacewicz wrote for strings with complete... — BBC Music Magazine, November 2015More…
These four works all deserve to be better-known; and that includes the Panufnik. Like everything here, it receives lively and committed advocacy from Piotr Plawner and the Kammersymphonie Berlin... — Gramophone Magazine, September 2016More…