Cello Sonatas

Music by Delius, Bridge, Ireland, Rubbra, Clarke and Keys

October 2013

'These are passionate, focused, full-blooded readings without a hint of reticence or apology. Cellist Alexander Baillie and pianist John Thwaites invest each work with the power of utter belief' Calum MacDonald

Cello Sonatas
Bridge: Cello Sonata in D minor
Delius: Cello Sonata
Ireland: Cello Sonata in G minor
Clarke: Sonata for Viola (or violoncello) and Piano
Keys: Cello Sonata
Rubbra: Cello Sonata in G minor
Alexander Baillie (cello), John Thwaites (pno)

Somm SOMMCD 2512

Audio clip: from Clarke's Sonata for Viola and Piano, first movement

For a full review, pick up a copy of the October issue of BBC Music Magazine