Kniazev 'Connoisseur's Choice' on Classic FM
Russian cellist Alexander Kniazev
has just released a recording of Tchaikovsky
's Variations on a Rococo Theme
, Andante Cantabile
accompanied by the Moscow Chamber Orchestra and Constantine Orbelian. David Mellor
chose it as his Connoisseur's Choice
on Classic FM on Sunday 12th November (The New CD Show
) and Anthony Holden said the works were 'beautifully played'
and remarked on Kniazev's 'profound feeling for his fellow countryman's music'
in The Observer
on Sunday 6th November.