|Kristian Dahl said:|
A critic wrote of Tortelier: "The frozen sensibility of that magnificent face, often expressing a sort of tortured calm, the suggestion of internal tension at odds with the exceptional freedom and flexibility of bow and fingers."
Bach is his first and greatest idol, and you can feel it from this recording.
Balance engineer: Neville Boyling
Recorded in Temple Church, London
I find these recording sound "true", Tortelier seems to have captured the spirit of the suites, instead of just doing a technical demonstration, as it often happens.