Crisp and Energetic
Ilya Gringolts, Sinfonia Viva and André de Ridder,
heard by MIKE WHEELER
After their notable contributions to last year's Mendelssohn festivities, Sinfonia Viva look set to do the same for Schumann in 2010. After an incisive account of the overture to Mozart's Don Giovanni, Ilya Gringolts joined them for Schumann's Violin Concerto (Assembly Rooms, Derby, UK, 27 January 2010). This has been under a cloud from the moment Clara Schumann and Brahms decided it was not to be published, but it has been gaining a bit of a foothold in the repertoire in the last twenty years or so...
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