Cookie Control

We use cookies to improve the use of our website, our products and services, and confirm your login authorization or initial creation of account. By clicking "Ok" or by continuing to use our website, you agree to cookies being set on your device as explained in our Privacy Policy. You may disable the use of cookies if you do not wish to accept them, however, this may limit the website’s overall functionality.
Ok – I'm happy to proceed
Image

Mozart: Violin Concerto No.1/ 2/ 4/ Adagio/ Rondo



Shipping time: In stock | Expected delivery 1-2 days | Free UK Delivery
Completing the cycle of Mozart's violin concertos, begun on BIS-SACD-1754, Richard Tognetti and his Australian Chamber Orchestra offer us the first, second and fourth concerto, along with two shorter works for violin and orchestra: the Adagio in E major and the Rondo in C major. All Mozart's works in this genre were written during a few years quite early in his career and demonstrate very clearly Mozart's tremendous development - the fourth concerto in particular displays the confidence of the composer both in handling his material and in teasing the audience with the narrative he creates. Tognetti writes of his and the orchestra's decision to use gut strings, period wind instruments and a lower than usual pitch, in aim to create 'a sound which we know Mozart would have recognised... while simply looking at the notes Mozart wrote down, and start from there, creating a hybrid hopefully carrying an embodiment of truth'. Describing the previous disc in the series, The Observer recommended the disc highly, for its 'beautifully nuanced' and 'transcendent' performances, and 'gloriously exciting, tangy edged, alert and playful sound.' International Record Review described the disc as 'wonderfully refreshing ... a constant delight' with a recorded sound 'beyond praise', going on to state that 'Tognetti finds a musical substance in these works that is matched by very few rival versions.'
Facts
Item number BISSACD1755
Barcode 7318599917559
Release date 27/06/2011
Category Violin
Label BIS Records
Media type HYBRID SACD
Number of units 1
Performers
Artists Tognetti, Richard
Composers Mozart, W.A.
Orchestras Australian Chamber Orchestra
Write your own review
You must log in to be able to write a review
If you like Mozart: Violin Concerto No.1/ 2/ 4/ Adagio/ Rondo, please tell your friends! You can easily share this page directly on Facebook, Twitter and via e-mail below.

You may also like.....

Image
£13.99
Dances To Black Pipe
Image
£13.99
Mozart: Violin Concertos
Image
£13.99
Dvorak: Violin Concerto
Image
£9.99
Various: Italy/ Austria
Bach: The Keyboard Concertos CDA67607/8 12/01/2005 £30.99
Few in stock Buy +
Bach: The Keyboard Concertos, Vol. 1 CDA67307 04/01/2005 £13.99
Bach: The Keyboard Concertos, Vol. 2 CDA67308 04/01/2005 £13.99
Few in stock Buy +
Järvlepp: Garbage Concerto/Kalnins: Symphony No.4 BISCD1052 06/01/2000 £13.99
Few in stock Buy +
Bach: Violin Concerto BISCD101 12/01/1999 £13.99
Few in stock Buy +
Image Image Image Image
My account
My cart: 0 items