"...The playing of the BBC Philharmonic is both warmly responsive and sparkling and the state-of-the-art Chandos recording is superb."
The Penguin Guide – 1000 Greatest Classical Recordings 2011-12
‘…the new Chandos disc is the one to go for’.
‘The orchestral playing is accomplished, and the production is excellent too. David Brown provides informative notes and the engineers have mirrored the opulence of the performances with appropriately rich sound.
International Record Review
‘This is a fabulous disc: succulently beautiful music in strong, compelling performances, recorded in deep and detailed sound… Only the warmest of recommendations will do.’
Fanfare on CHAN 9667 (Schreker)
‘Sinaisky matches the warm, glowing Chandos recording with a genial, affectionate performance… the orchestral playing is excellent…’
Gramophone on CHAN 9667 (Balakirev)
‘This is a fabulous disc.’
‘The BBC Philharmonic catch the music’s flavour and drama brilliantly…’
The Daily Telegraph on CHAN 9667 (Balakirev)