Composers: Mozart, Beethoven
Compositions: Violin Sonatas
Performers: Richard Tognetti v, Erin Helyard hpsd
Catalogue Number: ABC Classic 4818190
One of the most thrilling recent accounts of one of Beethoven’s most thrilling chamber works: surely that’s worth the ticket price alone? Indeed. But the musical pleasures which Richard Tognetti and Erin Helyard offer up before getting stuck into Beethoven’s “Kreutzer” are such that you wonder whether it’s more about a cumulative effect rather than this single, albeit singular, performance.