Ariadne Daskalakis

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Joseph Joachim Raff

Violin Sonatas Nos. 2 & 5

Ariadne Daskalakis & Roglit Ishay
Tudor Recording AG (Zürich / Schweiz), 2004

Catalog Number Tudor 7129

Great discovery of an almost forgotten Romantic composer

"[...] For the time being Daskalakis and Ishay have the Fifth Sonata of 1868 to themselves. [...] There is little that is genial or comfortable here and Daskalakis' customary warmth is appropriately lacking. She brings an edge to her playing which is well complemented by Ishay's turbulent piano.[...] This is a fine addition to the canon of Raff recordings and these performances are thoroughly recommendable. [...]"

Joachim Raff Society, www.raff.org; June 2006
 

"[...] Daskalakis and Ishay warm to their task with alacrity and flair [...]"

BBC Music Magazine, June 2006