"Strad"review december 2011
To those who don't know "the Strad"- this magazine is kind of a bible for everything related to stringed instruments. Being reviewed positively by them is a reward that caught me by surprise. In fact ,I felt that the critic Julian Haylock thoroughly understood, what I meant to express with my music. This is a musicians deepest desire!
Here the review:
THE STRAD DECEMBER 2011
BACH 'N' BLUES
POULENC Violin Sonata
RAVEL Violin Sonata BIBER
Passacaglia for solo violin
BACH Chaconne from Partita no.2 in D minor BWV1004
Iskandar Widjaja (violin)
Anastassiya Dranchuk (piano)
OEHMS CLASSICS OC 822
"Beguiling coupling of classical-meets-jazz and Baroque from a young violinist
Berlin-born and -trained, and gold medal- winner at the first International
Hindemith Competition, Iskandar Widjaja was taught ..."