Gutman, Kagan and the USSR State Academic Symphony play Prokofiev and Brahms

'Less than her usually eloquent self'

Our rating 
3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0

COMPOSERS: Brahms,Prokofiev
LABELS: Melodiya
ALBUM TITLE: Prokofiev, Brahms
WORKS: Prokofiev: Symphony-Concerto; Brahms: Double Concerto
PERFORMER: Natalia Gutman (cello), Oleg Kagan (violin); USSR State Academic Symphony/Lazarev & Svetlanov
CATALOGUE NO: 95.643 (1962)

Advertisement

Natalia Gutman sounds less than her usually eloquent self, and the forward placing of the soloists in the Brahms tends to mask orchestral detail.

Advertisement

Julian Haylock