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Editor's Choice 

‘Full of perceptiveness and personality’

Gramophone, January 2018

Grammy nomination 

[Best Choral Performance] Congratulations to Sir Andrew Davis, Toronto Symphony Orchestra & Toronto Mendelssohn Choir (see the full list here).

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Concerto Choice

'A phenomenal talent'

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Gramophone Awards

Congratulations to Silesian Quartet, winner of the Chamber Award for their Bacewicz album.

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The Best of Chandos
Latest Reviews
"Canadian soprano Barbara Hannigan opens this album with a reminder of what a stupidly seductive vocalist she is. She slits, warbles ad giggles through Berio's high-wire Sequenza III from 1965; she has a way of making everything just float... her effortless style is bewitching." ****
"Canadian soprano Barbara Hannigan opens this album with a reminder of what a stupidly seductive vocalist she is. She slits, warbles ad giggles through Berio's high-wire Sequenza III from 1965; she has a way of making everything just float... her effortless style is bewitching." ****
Kate Molleson - The Guardian - 15 September 2017
“... Davis’s performance, with Canadian pianists Louis Lortie and Hélène Mercier, is  a ... grandiose affair, helped by the spacious Chandos acoustic. The balance between soloists and orchestra is equal, and the slow Romanza movement contains beautifully expressive playing... Roderick Williams gives a sensitive performance. [Four Last Songs] ..."   ****½
“... Davis’s performance, with Canadian pianists Louis Lortie and Hélène Mercier, is  a ... grandiose affair, helped by the spacious Chandos acoustic. The balance between soloists and orchestra is equal, and the slow Romanza movement contains beautifully expressive playing... Roderick Williams gives a sensitive performance. [Four Last Songs] ..."   ****½
Phillip Scott - Limelight magazine (Australia) - 15 January 2018

“... Her technical mastery is extraordinary in one so young and she plays here with accuracy, fluidity and chutzpah – tempered by elegance and taste – which will leave the listener grasping for superlatives. She has the assuredness and maturity of someone twice her age and a glance at her repertoire shows that she already has several Classical and Romantic concertos at her fingertips, as well as a range of Baroque and contemporary works....”

“... Her technical mastery is extraordinary in one so young and she plays here with accuracy, fluidity and chutzpah – tempered by elegance and taste – which will leave the listener grasping for superlatives. She has the assuredness and maturity of someone twice her age and a glance at her repertoire shows that she already has several Classical and Romantic concertos at her fingertips, as well as a range of Baroque and contemporary works....”

Steve Moffat – Limelight Magazine (Australia) – 17 January 2018

“...the playing is beautiful and the meticulous interpretations reward repeated listening. A must-have for the Telemann fiends but a delight for all.”  ****

“...the playing is beautiful and the meticulous interpretations reward repeated listening. A must-have for the Telemann fiends but a delight for all.”  ****

Angus McPherson - Limelight magazine (Australia) - 8 January 2018
Artistic Guide: Great             Technical Judgement: Exceptional   (Dynamics: 5       Tonal Balance: 5      Sound Stage: 5      Detail:  5)
Artistic Guide: Great             Technical Judgement: Exceptional   (Dynamics: 5       Tonal Balance: 5      Sound Stage: 5      Detail:  5)
Andrea Bedetti - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017
Artistic Judgement: Great/Exceptional            Technical Judgement: Great/Exceptional      (Dynamics: 5      Tonal Balance: 4     Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 4)
Artistic Judgement: Great/Exceptional            Technical Judgement: Great/Exceptional      (Dynamics: 5      Tonal Balance: 4     Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 4)
Andrea Bedetti - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017
Artistic Judgement: Great        Technical Judgement: Exceptional (Dynamics: 5      Tonal Balance: 5      Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 5)
Artistic Judgement: Great        Technical Judgement: Exceptional (Dynamics: 5      Tonal Balance: 5      Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 5)
Andrea Bedetti - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017
Artistic Guide: Great/Exceptional      Technical Judgement: Great    (Dynamics: 4    Tonal Balance: 4     Sound Stage: 4     Detail: 4)
Artistic Guide: Great/Exceptional      Technical Judgement: Great    (Dynamics: 4    Tonal Balance: 4     Sound Stage: 4     Detail: 4)
Andrea Bedetti - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017
Artistic Judgement: Great      Technical Judgement : Exceptional    (Dynamics: 5      Tonal Balance: 5    Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 5)
Artistic Judgement: Great      Technical Judgement : Exceptional    (Dynamics: 5      Tonal Balance: 5    Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 5)
Maurizio Giani - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017

Artistic Judgement:  Great/Exceptional         Technical Judgement: Exceptional    (Dynamics: 5      Tonal Balance: 5       Sound Stage: 5        Detail:  5)

Artistic Judgement:  Great/Exceptional         Technical Judgement: Exceptional    (Dynamics: 5      Tonal Balance: 5       Sound Stage: 5        Detail:  5)

Andrea Bedetti - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017

Artistic Judgement: Great                Technical Judgement: Great        (Dynamics: 4      Tonal Balance: 4      Soundstage: 4       Detail: 4)

Artistic Judgement: Great                Technical Judgement: Great        (Dynamics: 4      Tonal Balance: 4      Soundstage: 4       Detail: 4)

Andrea Bedetti - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017

Artistic Judgement: Great/Exceptional         Technical Judgement: Exceptional   (Dynamics: 5     Tonal Balance: 5    Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 5)

Artistic Judgement: Great/Exceptional         Technical Judgement: Exceptional   (Dynamics: 5     Tonal Balance: 5    Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 5)

Andrea Bedetti – Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) – November/December 2017

Download Album of the Month

Artistic Judgement: Exceptional       Technical Judgement: Exceptional  (Dynamics: 5    Tonal Balance: 5       Sound Stage: 5       Detail: 5)

Download Album of the Month

Artistic Judgement: Exceptional       Technical Judgement: Exceptional  (Dynamics: 5    Tonal Balance: 5       Sound Stage: 5       Detail: 5)

Andrea Bedetti - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017

Artistic Judgement: Great        Technical Judgement: Great  (Dynamics: 4    Tonal Balance: 4    Sound Stage: 4   Detail: 4)

Artistic Judgement: Great        Technical Judgement: Great  (Dynamics: 4    Tonal Balance: 4    Sound Stage: 4   Detail: 4)

Andrea Bedetti - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017

Artistic Judgement: Exceptional      

Technical Judgements:  Exceptional    (Dynamics: 5    Tonal Balance: 5      Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 5)

Artistic Judgement: Exceptional      

Technical Judgements:  Exceptional    (Dynamics: 5    Tonal Balance: 5      Sound Stage: 5      Detail: 5)

Andrea Bedetti - Audiophile Sound magazine (Italy) - November/December 2017
"... warmly recommended."
"... warmly recommended."
Hugo Shirley - Gramophone magazine - January 2018

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