Following her critically hailed Deutsche Grammophon debut, Echoes of Time – and growing acclaim for her concert appearances – violin virtuosa Lisa Batiashvili meets every challenge of Brahms’s monumental Violin Concerto.

BRAHMS Violin Concerto CLARA SCHUMANN 3 Romances. Lisa Batiashvili, Christian Thielemann, Staatskapelle Dresden. Deutsche GrammophonBRAHMS Violin Concerto CLARA SCHUMANN 3 Romances. Lisa Batiashvili, Christian Thielemann, Staatskapelle Dresden. Deutsche Grammophon Offer Price £10.75 (usually £12.20)

With maestro Christian Thielemann and the instrumentalists of the Staatskapelle Dresden, for whom German Romanticism is the birthright, Lisa Batiashvili’s elegant, eloquent artistry finds ideal partners. Meeting Thielemann exceeded all her expectations: “. . .his conducting was wild and fiery. At the same time I always had the feeling that I was being supported by the orchestra and that I had time to react.”

Rounding out the programme are Clara Schumann chamber pieces that Batiashvili plays together with young pianist Alice Sara Ott. For the first time in their careers they teamed up to play the three romances.

Lisa Batiashvil Brahms Deutsche Grammophon 2

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BATIASHVILI, LISA Echoes of Time. Shostakovich, Kancheli, Part, Rachmaninov. Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Esa-Pekka Salonen. Deutsche GrammophonBATIASHVILI, LISA Echoes of Time. Shostakovich, Kancheli, Part, Rachmaninov. Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Esa-Pekka Salonen. Deutsche Grammophon