Gürzenich-Orchester Köln – François-Xavier Roth records Robert Schumann’s Spring & Fourth Symphonies [Myrios]

A light touch and clarity of detail are but two hallmarks of this (first?) volume of Schumann Symphonies from François-Xavier Roth and the Gürzenich Orchestra of Cologne. Other qualities include a wide, but not exaggerated, dynamic range, buoyant rhythms, eloquent phrasing (try the Larghetto of the ‘Spring’ for soulfulness) and a sense of joy and … Continue reading Gürzenich-Orchester Köln – François-Xavier Roth records Robert Schumann’s Spring & Fourth Symphonies [Myrios]