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Salvatore Accardo, I Solisti di Napoli Eloquence 4825091 review
Robert Atchison, Altamira CO Guild GMCD7375 review
Hugh Bean, London SO/Leopold Stokowski Cala CACD0538 review review
Joshua Bell, ASMF Sony 88697 110132 review
Gli Incogniti/Amandine Beyer Alpha 312 review
Avison Ensemble/Pavlo Beznosiuk Linn CKD365 review
Fabio Biondi/Europa Galante Virgin 6484082 review
Naive NC40018 review
Elizabeth Blumenstock, Philharmonia Baroque O/Nicholas McGegan Philharmonia Baroque PBP03 review
Sonatori de la Gioiosa Marca/Giuliano Carmignola Divox CDX79404 review
Pina Carmirelli/I Musici Philips 4756940 review
Adrian Chandler/La Serenissima Avie AV2344 review
Sarah Chang, Orpheus Chamber Ens EMI 3944312
Kyung-Wha Chung, St Luke’s Chamber Ens Warner 2564614053 review review
John Corigliano, New York P-SO/Guido Cantelli Pristine PASC176 review
Christian Day Martinson, Boston Baroque/Martin Pearlman Telarc SACD60698 review
O of the Age of Enlightenment/Kati Debretzeni Signum SIGCD377 review
James Ehnes, Sydney SO Onyx 4134 review
Franco Fantini, I Solisti di Milano/Angelo Ephrikian Newton 8802109 review
Virtuosi di Roma/Renato Fasano EMI 5094492 review review
Robert Gendre, unnamed CO/Fernand Oubradous Forgotten Records FR1506 review
L’Arte dell’Arco/Federico Guglielmo Brilliant Classics 94840 review
Brilliant Classics 95045 review
Brilliant Classics 95200 review
Alice Harnoncourt, Concentus Musicus Wien/Nikolaus Harnoncourt Warner 2564 690548 review
John Holloway, Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott Dal Segno DSPRCD058 review review
Julia Igonina, Partita Melodiya MELCD1002230 review
Janine Jansen, ensemble Decca 4756188 review
David Juritz, London Mozart Players Nimbus NI6149 review review
Louis Kaufman,Concert Hall CO/Henry Swoboda Naxos 8.110297-8 review
Kreeta-Maria Keniala, Barocco Boreale Alba ABCD402 review
(arr.) Nigel Kennedy, Orchestra of Life Sony 88875 076722 review review
Henning Kraggerud, Arctic Philharmonic CO Simax PSC1356 review
Werner Krotzinger, Stuttgart CO/Karl Munchinger Eloquence 4840160 review
Konstanty Kulka, Stuttgart CO/Karl Munchinger Eloquence 4840160 review
Roby Lakatos/Brussels CO Avanticlassics 10422 review
Jeanne Lamon/Tafelmusik Sony SK48251 review
Cho-Liang Lin, Sejong Naxos 8.557920 review review
Tasmin Little, BBC SO Chandos CHSA5175 review review
Igor Malinovsky, Dresdner Residenz O Genuin GEN18553 review
Christina Day Martinson, Boston Baroque/Martin Pearlman Telarc CD80698 review
Yehudi Menuhin, Polish CO/Jerzy Maksymiuk EMI 2641982 review
Yehudi Menuhin, unknown EMI 2641312 review
Riccardo Minasi , O La Scintilla Philharmonia Records PHR0112 review
Stefano Montanari, Accademia Bizantina/ Ottavio Dantone Arts 475648 review review
Arts 477502 review
Jonathan Morton, Scottish Ens Signum SIGCD231 review
Anne-Sophie Mutter, Vienna PO/Herbert von Karajan Warner Classics 2564633624 review
David Nadien, Kapp Sinfonietta/Emanuel Vardi Cembal d'Amour CD125 review
Julian Olevsky, Vienna State Opera O/Hermann Scherchen Doremi DHR7837/8 review
Tahra TAH697 review
Enrico Onofri, Il Giardino Armonico/Giovanni Antonini Warner 5051442 786521 DVD review
Das Alte Werk 2564647630 review
Manoug Parikian, Philharmonia Orchestra/Carlo Maria Giulini Warner 4317612 review
Brecon Baroque/Rachel Podger Channel Classics CCSSA40318 review
Lara St John, Simon Bolivar Yth O Venzeula/Eduardo Marturet Ancalagon ANC134 review
Shunske Sato, Concerto Köln Berlin Classics 0300829BC review review
Benjamin Schmid, Mozarteum O Oehms OC303 review
I solisti veneti/Claudio Scimone TDK DVCOFS review
Sayaka Shoji, Nikki Vasilakis, Cho-Liang Lin, Pekka Kuusisto ABC 4429963 review
Joseph Silverstein, Boston SO/Seiji Ozawa Telarc TEL00004 review
Simon Standage, English Concert/Trevor Pinnock CRD 3325 review
Henryk Szeryng, English CO BBC Legends BBCL42102 review
Henryk Szeryng, Südwestdeutsches CO Pforzheim SWR Music SWR19041CD review
Australian CO/Richard Tognetti BIS BIS2103 review
Elizabeth Wallfisch, Australian Brandenburg O/Paul Dyer ABC 4812515 review
Slovak CO/Bohdan Warchal Brilliant 92760 review
Ensemble Music@Menlo review




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