Entries by Dunedin Consort

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 […]

Sophie Bevan Review – Baroque fireworks lit by natural spark

The Guardian – Kate Molleson There’s something brilliantly robust and natural about her singing: no artifice, no fuss, a healthy wit, a refreshing kind of virtuosity that’s grounded and almost casual but still totally dazzling. Her voice is bigger and richer than we’re used to hearing with the Dunedins, but it works. […] The playing […]

Magnificat – Financial Times Review

★★★★★ It is a brilliant deal: 21st-century listeners get all of Bach’s glorious music associated with December 25 1723, performed with zest and imagination, without having to sit through the sermon. Read the full review in the December 2015 edition of the Financial Times.