The trade press about Esther & Lea Birringer's Debut CD
'Three sonatas, rarely heard in concert, discovered with courage, verve and joyful playing.'
'A very beautiful, also extremely original programme and a very good realisation by the two musicians, who impress with their debut CD.'
France Musique, 23/04/14
'Thundering piano chords and a dramatic recitative by the violin, driven by dark glowing energy - a gripping introduction.'
FonoForum, April issue
'A very strong debut by two already very independent artistic personalities. The name Birringer is one to remember.'
WDR 3, 06/02/14
'A programme with high standards, very lively and confidently presented. A promising debut CD.'
SR 2 Kulturradio, 05/02/14
'A really exciting and bold CD conception, especially since Esther and Lea Birringer do absolute justice to the three sonatas with their spirited, gripping, incredibly lustful playing' More...
BR Klassik, 25/01/14
'All phrases are breathed together, all arousal curves are felt together. [...] The Birringer sisters remain highly concentrated even when the overpressure is easing. In the slow movements they succeed in creating moments of poetic beauty.'
NDR Kultur, 10/01/14
'The full-bodied cascades are grounded with powerful basses, and the pianist also inspires with her fragile, sparkling precision work.' More...