Newcomer Award

Julien Brocal

Chopin 24 Preludes, Op. 28; Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 35 (Marche funèbre)

Julien Brocal (piano)
Rubicon RCD 1001

Reviewed March 2017

'This double debut – Julien Brocal's first CD and the launch of a new label devoted mainly to young artists – proves that even in a very crowded field there are new things to say,' writes our reviewer John Allison.

Beatrice Rana

Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 2

Tchaikovsky  Piano Concerto No. 1

Beatrice Rana (piano); Orchestra dell’accademia nazionale di Santa Cecilia/Antonio Pappano

Warner Classics 2564600909

Schumann Quartet

Mozart • Verdi • Ives

String Quartets
Schumann Quartet
ARS Produktion ARS38 156

Reviewed March 2015

Audio clip: Allegro from Verdi's String Quartet in E minor