Bojan Čičić, violin Steven Devine, harpsichord – recorded as part of “All of Bach”
Beethoven Horn Sonata with Anneke Scott
“As ever Steven Devine plays with an invigorating freshness and sensitivity to the musical language.”
Another great review for Krebs Volume 2 from andrewbensonwilson.org
“The combination of Devine’s advocacy and the sheer imagination of Krebs’ music means that the discs are a simple delight to listen to in their own right”
Krebs Volume 2 now available!
Aci, Galatea e Polefemo – first reviews
The OAE’s performance of Handel’s 1708 Cantata, “Aci, Galatea e Polifemo” at Cadogan Hall on Sunday (directed by Steven) was well received by the audience and now by critics.
BachTrack – “Trevor Bowes sews up Handel’s most fiendish character in Aci, Galatea e Polifemo”
Seen and Heard International – It’s only January but OAE’s triumphant Aci, Galatea e Polifemo might be one of the events of year
Presto Music – Recording of the Year for Ilyria Consort
Great review for Krebs!
“Stephen Devine’s playing is impressive, his gently rhetorical approach to the music revealing inner beauties within the notes. A fine example of playing the music, rather than the notes.”
Andrew Benson Wilson has written a very positive review for Vol. 1 of the harpsichord works of Krebs. You can read it here.
BBC Music Magazine – 5 Star Review for Krebs!
” a felicitous programme, meticulously realised, that sheds light on Bach’s talented pupil”