Shopping Cart

0 Items in Cart
Linn Records Reviews

Over the years Linn recordings have received substantial praise from the UK and international media.  Our recordings continue to win awards, commendations and excellent star ratings.  This is due to the talent and passion of our artists, the skills and commitment of our engineers and producers, and above all Linn's unremitting quest to reproduce the best possible sound. 

We hope these reviews help you decide which recording will become your new favourite album.


Martin Taylor - Spirit of Django - Film Music: A Neglected Art

'The sound from the acoustic material is superb...intimate yet still projecting the jazz feeling of Django.'
more >>

Jonathan Freeman-Attwood - Faure - Fanfare

'No genuine Fauré maven will want to be without this album.'
more >>

Ingrid Fliter - Chopin: Preludes - BBC Radio 3 ‘CD Review’

'Lovely...I enjoyed the whole set.'
more >>

John Butt - Bach WTC - BBC Music Magazine

4 Stars
'[John Butt's] account of Bach's 48 preludes and fugues is illuminating and thought provoking.'
more >>

Claire Martin and Richard Rodney Bennett - When Lights Are Low - BBC Music Magazine

'Claire Martin is a superb singer and Richard Rodney Bennett's piano playing is amazing, so when you get the two of them together on their When lights are low album, it is magical.'
more >>

Karen Cargill - Mahler: Lieder - Herald Scotland

Top 50 Scottish Albums of 2014: #7 'Scotland's opera superstar mines incredible depth of emotion from these songs, as her mezzo-soprano range is sensitively matched by Simon Lepper's piano accompaniment.'
more >>

Karen Cargill - Mahler: Lieder - Herald Scotland

Pick of 2014: '...Karen Cargill released a breathtaking album of songs by Gustav and Alma Mahler...'
more >>

Dunedin Consort - Mozart: Requiem - Herald Scotland

Pick of 2014: 'The Dunedin Consort went from strength to strength with superlative recordings and performances...'
more >>

Robin Ticciati & SCO - Schumann: The Symphonies - Herald Scotland

Pick of 2014: '...Robin Ticciati and the SCO released an astoundingly good Schumann symphony cycle...'
more >>

Phantasm - Ward: Fantasies & Verse Anthems - The Oxford Times

'A phantastic CD from Phantasm'
more >>

Robin Ticciati & SCO - Schumann: The Symphonies - Herald Scotland

'And you can hear [Schumann's playfulness] all the way through Robin Ticciati's new and widely-acclaimed recording of the symphonies with the SCO.'
more >>

MacMillan: Tenebrae - Cappella Nova - Audiophile Audition

4½ Stars
'One of the best MacMillan discs in the last ten years.'
more >>

Robin Ticciati & SCO - Haydn: Symphonies - The Telegraph (Live Review)

4 Stars
Live Review: 'highly convincing'
more >>

Robin Ticciati & SCO - Haydn: Symphonies - The Guardian (Live Review)

Live Review: '[Ticciati] always gets the charismatic best from this orchestra.'
more >>

Ingrid Fliter - Chopin: Preludes - Philly.com

'Pianist of the Year':'...the Argentine seems to be at a new level of depth and individuality. The fingers are as dazzling as ever...'
more >>

Robin Ticciati & SCO - Schumann: The Symphonies - da Volkskrant

#23 in da Volksrant's 'Best Albums of 2014' of all genres
more >>

Ingrid Fliter - Chopin: Preludes - BBC Music Magazine

4 Stars
‘…[Fliter] brings a powerful and individual voice to the Preludes...The Mazurkas are excellently judged…The two Nocturnes end the CD on a poetic note…’
more >>

Robin Ticciati & SCO - Schumann: The Symphonies - Inside Story

'No new release has given me greater pleasure in 2014 than conductor Robin Ticciati's survey of the four symphonies of Schumann with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.'
more >>

Robin Ticciati & SCO - Schumann: The Symphonies - Audiophile Audition

'Linn has given their all to Ticciati, and it sounds splendid.'
more >>

Robin Ticciati & SCO - Schumann: The Symphonies - The Sunday Times

#9 ‘Classical Record of the Year’: ‘In a competitive year, Ticciati’s lithe, youthful accounts of the great works produced the trump card.’
more >>

Reviews 1 to 20 of 3144