The newest recording from the SWR Vocal Ensemble presents a stunning program of choral music by Alfred Schnittke. The polished excellence of the SWR Vocal Ensemble is a perfect match for Schnittke’s command of vocal composition. This recording is a must-have for both choral enthusiasts and contemporary music mavens.
*** (Good Disc) ***(Good Sound)
Bertrand Dernoncourt - Classica magazine (July/August) 2014
Music ***** Sound ****
Angela Hillebrand - Fono Forum - September 2012
"... Anyone interested in 20th Century choral music cannot afford to miss this. Marcus Creed’s sensational choir is astonishing-and beautifully recorded..."
Allen Gimbel - American Record Guide - July/August 2012
"...This is a superbly produced and performed disc which will enhance any choral collection ...Scarily communicative – a gloriously performed choral masterpiece."
Dominy Clements - musicweb-international.com - 15 June 2012
***** - Very Good
Norbert Tischer - Pizzicato magazine - May 2012