THEODORE DUBOIS | Violinconcerto | Sonata for Violin | Ballad

Théodore DUBOIS (1837-1924)
Violin Concerto in D minor [29:28]
Sonata for Violin & Piano [23:55]
Ballad for Violin & Piano [6:20]
Ingolf Turban (violin)
Lukas Maria Kuen (piano), Deutsche Radio Philharmonie/Raoul Grüneis

released 2018/09

Label: CPO, DDD, 2014/2016


“…Performances are pretty good. I have only come across the violinist before on a Claves disc of little-known works of Respighi, which I enjoyed. Turban’s technique is slightly edgy (shades of a better-controlled Ivry Gitlis) – if not unacceptably so – and his intonation is very reliable.….”
Jens F. Laurson 05.11.2018

The Violin Channel
“To put these three works into historical context, Dubois’ contemporaries included Saint-Saens and Bruch, just to name a few … and they too are an explosion of romantic expression.”