Shostakovich : Quartet No 15/ Gubaidulina: Rejoice
Daniel Phillips, Gidon Kremer, Kim Kashkashian, Yo-Yo Ma
Dmitry Shostakovich, Sofia Gubaidulina
FonoForum 5/90: "Star of the month! The recording of the quartet with Gidon Kremer and chamber music Chamber music partners with Lockenhaus experience conveys the extremes of the late Shostakovich score not with a with levelling instrumental sovereignty, but rather it deepening the compositionally dug trenches, the powerlessness of the The powerlessness of the suffering, barely hopeful individual in the individual in the darkness of existential distress Of existential distress... to this darkly glowing, feverish, sometimes literally groaning.. Live-recording as a timid approach to a musical complex painful musical complex."