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Haydn: Cello Concertos / Zuill Bailey, Robin O'Neill, Philharmonia Orchestra

Release Date: 03/16/2018
Label: Steinway & Sons Catalog #: 30094
Composer:  Franz Joseph Haydn Performer:  Zuill Bailey Conductor:  Robin O'Neill Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra

Zuill Bailey, widely considered one of the premiere cellists in the world, is a Grammy Award winner, distinguished soloist, recitalist, chamber musician, Artistic Director and teacher. His rare combination of celebrated artistry, technical wizardry and engaging personality has secured his place as one of the most sought after and active cellists today.

R E V I E W:

The cello playing former sidekick of pianist Simone Dinnerstein lands on a label known for promoting piano works, front and center with an orchestra in tow. Giving new breath to warhorse repertoire, Bailey has the touch showing he can leave contemporary works behind and ply his trade like a master on the golden classical oldies. A great Sunday afternoon set,
Read more this is classy classic work that demands to be played in the foreground with rapt attention paid as it's due. Hot stuff that can bring new fans into the tent as well.

-- MidWest Record
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