Related Reviews
Early Music America
'Achieving a wide range of hues in her tone, Martinson plays the expressive pieces flawlessly, sensitively supported by her Boston Baroque colleagues...The sound quality of these first-rate performances is clear, vivid, and present.'
more >>
Gramophone
'A wonderfully detailed and atmospheric recording of Biber’s Mystery Sonatas, made all the more so in 96kHz/24-bit Linn Studio Master.'
more >>
The Strad
'Christina Day Martinson makes light of the virtuosity of this deeply profound music...The recorded sound and balance are exemplary.'
more >>
MusicWeb International
'There can be absolutely no doubt of these players’ absolute mastery of this cycle. Martinsson’s performance is fervent, sincere and profoundly skilled.'
more >>
Res Musica
"Christina Day Martinson and her companions from the Boston Baroque give us here a masterful illustration."
more >>
Audiophile Audition
'The gifts of Ms. Martinson are on full display...The booklet, notes, and packaging are luxuriously first rate.'
more >>
Infodad
'There are scarcely enough superlatives to say how well Martinson’s handling of this magnificent music works.'
more >>
MDR Kultur
'Her violin playing is characterised by great emotionality [and] her playing technique is excellent...'
more >>
BBC Radio 3 'Record Review'
'I don’t think I’ve heard a performance that so clearly shows the difference it makes to the sounds of the instrument and therefore the timbre of each sonata...'
more >>
Blogs Mollat
'...a superb rendition of one of the masterpieces of music...This Linn CD is absolutely remarkable.'
more >>
Classical CD Choice
'From Linn, Biber: The Mystery Sonatas is granted an emotional reading by the Boston Baroque with Christina Day Martinson and Martin Pearlman.'
more >>

Boston Baroque - Biber: The Mystery Sonatas - BBC Music Magazine


01 September 2018
BBC Music Magazine
Paul Riley
4½ Stars

'...gutsy, committed playing, spurred on by the richly varied continuo of Boston Baroque...'
Bookmark and Share


Related Links

Boston BaroqueBoston Baroque
Biber: The Mystery SonatasBiber: The Mystery Sonatas