Bruch: String Quintets & Octet

Music which belies the date and circumstances of its composition. All three works were written in the immediate aftermath of World War I, yet inhabit a sound world of Brahmsian richness and warmth—very much the product of the composer of the famous Violin Concerto. The Nash Ensemble are ideal interpreters.

CDA68168  62 minutes 44 seconds
‘This is a superb account. The Nash Ensemble have a natural feeling for the music’s ebb and flow, and while they’re not afraid of big gestures and the bite of horsehair and rosin, they play beautifull ...
The Observer
‘There's an assured sense of collective playing here … The Nash Ensemble reveals a touch of drama’ (The Strad)