"The sharp changes of mood invite an improvisational quality, which both artists naturally respond to... they make the music flow more easily than either Kennedy (at the beginning of his career) or Menuhin, finding plenty of fantasy, not least in the tricky little upward flourishes... The pianist, Revital Hachamoff, makes an ideal partner, and the recording .. is nicely balanced. What a pity we have had to wait so long for [this] outstanding performance...."
Review by Gramophone of recording of Elgar Sonata with violinist Maxim Vengerov. Also selected as Gramophone's Editor's Choice.