• Dorothée Jourdain

"ELLES" reviewed by The Strad!

Updated: Jun 3, 2021

Marina Thibeault's recording "ELLES" with ATMA Classique was reviewed by The Strad!

“Marina Thibeault, perceptively partnered by Marie-Ève Scarfone, makes an excellent case for performing Clara Schumann’s violin Romances (written in 1853 for Joseph Joachim) and Nadia Boulanger’s cello Pièces (composed in 1913) on the viola. […] these charming miniatures benefit from Thibeault’s plangent tone and expressive phrasing. The soloist’s grasp of long-term structure and rhythmic assurance keep Lillian Fuchs’s potentially rambling unaccompanied Sonata Pastorale (1956) firmly on its tracks; the piece’s ‘semplice’ atmosphere is nicely caught, much being made of its sonorous drones.”

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