“I wanted to combine unique and memorable melodies with a vivid orchestral sound that matches the grand panorama of the Arctic. The result is a highly diverse sort of film score for the concert hall, a soundtrack for a journey in your mind.” (Eldbjørg Hemsing)
Eldbjørg Hemsing, Arctic Philharmonic - ARCTIC - The Story to the Album
In the seventh volume of Jean-Efflam Bavouzet’s Mozart piano concertos on Chandos, the pianist explores two of the late concertos – No.s 24 and 25 – along with a spirited reading of the Overture to Le nozze di Figaro alongside Gábor Takács-Nagy and Manchester Camerata.
“Certainly these are performances of warmth and beauty that continue to deliver fresh insights even after repeated hearings.” (Gramophone)