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Sunday Times

“Queen of the baroque violin”

“Four of these substantial movements sound as close as possible to the real thing, enchantingly played by both musicians.” (Mozart Sonata Fragments)

“Rachel Podger’s Midas touch makes even a warhorse such as Vivaldi’s Four Seasons sound fresh-minted.“ (Vivaldi Four Seasons)


“There is probably no more inspirational musician working today than Podger”

“A Four Seasons to covet and keep” (Vivaldi Four Seasons)

The Guardian

“Podger makes Bach’s suites sound as if they were written for her instrument, such is her buoyancy and agility” (Bach Cello Suites)

BBC Music Magazine

A breathtaking interpretation of Bach’s Cello Suites. A spellbinding set that is arguably Podger’s finest recorded achievement to date.” (Bach Cello Suites)

Diapason d’Or

“These eternal Four Seasons make us dream, smile and shudder (…) her (RP) magnificent Brecon Baroque are masters of an impressive palette.” (Vivaldi Four Seasons)

The Times

“… the unsurpassed British glory of the baroque violin.”

“… the superb Rachel Podger … making every rhythm bite, every phrase sing … I recommend this refreshing album, so much tastier than a plate of pigeon pie.” (Mozart Sonata Fragments)