Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Terje Tønnesen - Janacek: The Kreutzer Sonata & Intimate Letters
Classical | WEB FLAC (tracks) & d. booklet | 152:25 min | 605 MB
Label: Lawo Classics | Tracks: 08 | Rls.date: 2017
The idea of arranging Janáček’s two string quartets for string orchestra has implicated two different approaches for me. The first is timbral; while the quartets’ ever-changing dramatics make it challenging to ‘resonate’ with the solo instruments in a string quartet, the collective sound of the orchestra adds a new dimension to the music.