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Video: Beethoven Symphony no 5 i excerpt

Video:
Introducing Schumann 
Cello Concerto


Video: Bach Suites an Introduction


My recent piece in The Strad


Glyndebourne podcast Mozart's La Finta Giardiniera


A wonderful project I'm thrilled to be part of: I, Culture Orchestra video


A recent interview


Interview with Kate Molleson


RCS interview


About Scrapers and Tooters

 
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Bach Suites CD out now!

"A triumph" Gramophone

"Revelatory" BBC Music Magazine


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"Hushed and flawless Bach..."

The Observer





'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

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 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



Contact: davidwatkin@yahoo.co.uk

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