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Bach Violin Concertos Recording – Classic FM

Classic FM – Album of the Week

Two of Bach’s solo violin concertos, overflow with intricate and pin sharp detail and the famous, sublime slow movement of Bach’s Double Concerto has never been more heartrending.

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Bach Violin Concertos Recording – Early Music Review

Early Music Review *****

This is a fabulous recording of some of my favourite music; I have yet to hear a recording by John Butt that is not utterly convincing; with his Dunedins, he has struck gold once again – this goes straight to the top of my pile for rainy days when I need cheering up!

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Bach Violin Concertos Recording – Netherlands Radio 4

Netherlands Radio 4 – CD of the Week

Hun nieuwste opname van Bachs betroemde Vioolconcerten is weer een schot in de roos. De concurrentie is groot bij deze werken maar deze cd valt op als een van de betere uit de catalogus.

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Bach Violin Concertos Recording – MusicWeb International

MusicWeb International

‘One can simply recommend this disc unreservedly on all musical fronts. These are beautiful and lively performances second to none.’

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Bach Violin Concertos Recording – AllMusic

Audio Video Club of Atlanta – Phil Muse

In one of the most beautiful-sounding releases Linn has ever given us (and that’s saying a lot) John Butt directs the Dunedin Consort in accounts of the violin concertos of J.S. Bach that crave your attention even in a field that has been gleamed many times before. Relaxed motion, a nice feeling of swing, and the really beautiful sound of the baroque instruments played by the soloists, all contribute to the overall impression of charm allied with sensual beauty.

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