Jun 7, 2012 by Stephen_Murray in Music
Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Barber and Bloch... and Bell!
Cons: I find the Walton sleep-inducing
Summary: As my reviews of other recordings of the 1941 violin concerto by Samuel Barber (1910-1981) note, I find the middle, slow movement (Andante) achingly beautiful. The three recordings of it I owned when I heard Joshua Bell touring with the piece ... read more