Johannes Brahms - Sonatas | Widmann - IntermezziECM
For years András Schiff and Jörg Widmann have come together again and again to play these sonatas from the twilight of Brahms's career. Both artists are firmly rooted in the Austro-German classical-romantic repertoire; they have held deep discussions of their love for Brahms, deciphered the scores, and developed readings at once intimate, emotionally fulfilled and structurally compelling.
With multiple talents as performer, conductor and composer; Jorg Widmann turns RSNO outing into a one-man extravaganza / The Scotsman
With the latest instalments in their digital seasons, Scotland's three main orchestras offered some fascinating voyages of musical discovery. Few would argue that the current enforced diet of streamed symphonic concerts can ever achieve the same visceral thrill as the live, edge-of-the-seat experience, but a recent batch from the three national orchestras, each in their own way, had something r...