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Scottish Ensemble - Tchaikovsky & Shostakovich - The Herald Scotland


28 December 2015
The Herald Scotland
Alan Morrison

Jonathan Morton and the Scottish Ensemble bring a wonderful lightness of touch to the Tchaikovsky - a truly beautiful interpretation of a major work in the string repertoire. But that's not all. Morton's transcription of the Shostakovich is richer and more dramatic, a full-sounding arrangement that encourages the listener to appreciate the work from a different angle.
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