Renaud Capuçon records Elgar’s Violin Concerto and Violin Sonata for Erato – with LSO & Simon Rattle, and Stephen Hough.

The Concerto (Elgar’s Opus 61, for Fritz Kreisler) was recorded during September last year at LSO St Luke’s, the London Symphony Orchestra photographed in the booklet as adopting social-distancing seating. The sound is excellent, spacious yet tangible, the orchestra rich and vivid, Simon Rattle fashioning a flexible introduction – striding, nobilmente, reflective, passionate – a … Continue reading Renaud Capuçon records Elgar’s Violin Concerto and Violin Sonata for Erato – with LSO & Simon Rattle, and Stephen Hough.