"It’s an impressive achievement" - Andrew McGregor, BBC Radio 3 Record Review
“The recording is as sumptuously clear as one could wish” – The Guardian, July 2014
“This is by far the most stunning Shostakovich disc I have heard all this year” – BBC Music Magazine November 2014
"...This is a first rate recording of Prokofiev’s most famous and least played symphonies..." – Daily Telegraph, July 2015
“An extraordinary achievement” – BBC Radio 3 CD Review, February 2015
“It can rub shoulders with some of the finest recordings” – MusicWeb International, April 2015
“...a crowning culmination to a highly collectable set...” – Daily Telegraph, November 2015
Janine Jansen reinforces her status as one of the world’s greatest violinists. Long-awaited release of her debut recording of Brahms’s Violin Concerto. Innovative coupling with Bartók’s Violin Concerto No. 1.
With the Fifth here set alongside the original version of the Fourth Symphony and the symphonic tableau Dreams, the disc adds a crucial component to the continuing series of Prokofiev’s symphonies that Bournemouth has been undertaking.