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Guy Weatherall
Classical Music, September 2019

The second instalment of this excellent ensemble’s cycle of Bacewicz’s seven quartets makes in many ways a better introduction to the series. 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. With typically warm, clear sound, now’s the time to start looking forward to volume three. © 2019 Classical Music




David Kettle
The Strad, December 2015

…these four musicians deliver…technically accomplished, vivid performances and eager sense of storytelling…

…exceptionally fine performances, shot through with brilliant clarity of execution and thought, and captured in warm, faithful sound. © 2015 The Strad Read complete review




BBC Music Magazine, December 2015

The Lutosławskis give a powerful account of the Beethovenian Fifth… © 2015 BBC Music Magazine




Remy Franck
Pizzicato, November 2015

As the Lutoslawski Quartet already showed in the first volume, this second one with three more Quartets by Grażyna Bacewicz, the four players once more prove themselves musicians of imaginative vitality and narrative force. © 2015 Pizzicato



Grego Applegate Edwards
Gapplegate Classical-Modern Music Review, November 2015

…for Bacewicz lovers already initiated, it goes without saying that these will broaden your appreciation considerably. They are gems and the performances are on the highest levels! Seek no further if you seek something “new” and excellent to enliven your everyday world right now… © 2015 Gapplegate Classical-Modern Music Review Read complete review





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