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Bach Suites CD out now!
"A triumph" Gramophone
"Revelatory" BBC Music Magazine
"Hushed and flawless Bach..."
'Familiar works these may be, but truly
exploratory, technically refined and strongly personal performances – as here –
can help us hear them anew. A triumph for David Watkin and the Resonus label.' Gramophone
'This feels like the set I've been waiting years for... his performances are alive with a rare joy, effortless spontaneity, technical precision and imaginative fluency. There couldn't be a better testament to a remarkable musician' BBC Music Magazine - July Instrumental Choice
Buy it here
see Resonus Classics here
"He not only brings that dedicated scholarly view of
playing characterisitc of period instrument specialists, but he plays with such huge commitment.He is a great inspiration to me,
especially in Mozart."
Sir Charles Mackerras, BBC Music Magazine
"...admirable continuo and solo cellist and now also a conductor"
Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Music in the Castle of Heaven
"Watkin's tastes are catholic....
[he has] a passionate belief in the juxtaposition of scholarship and musicianship"
Grove Dictionary of Music
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