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Pure pleasure, buoyed by Svarfvar’s fearless expression, rock-solid technique, and stylistic acumen.

 

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About

With both parents professional violinists, Swedish violinist Christian Svarfvar was exposed to music from a very early age. He holds a master's degree from Stockholm Royal College of music and Juilliard School in New York.
 

Today he is one of Scandinavias most admired musicians with a succession of critically acclaimed performances and recordings, including two albums with the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

 

His solo concerts have taken him around the globe to some of the most prestigious concert halls; Concertgebouw, Musikverein, and Carnegie Hall, to name but a few.

Interview with C.QP 

1 July 2020

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Between recording sessions in Abbey Road Studios 

In January 2020, Christian returned to London Philharmonic for a longed-for recording of ReBach by Swedish composer Johan Ullén. Christian is leading the London Philharmonic Orchestra in this recording of the J S Bach Violin Concertos -  recomposed.

The recording took place at the famous studios of Abbey Road.

More info will be announced shortly!

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Max Bruch Violin Concerto No.1 in G-minor: Adagio

According to the Grieg, these three Violin Sonatas epitomize central stages in his artistic development: he called the first one "naive, rich in models; the second the national; and the third the one with the wide horizon". Grieg rated these three sonatas amongst his best works

The Strad called this album "An outstanding release"

 

CD | NOV 2018

Bruch & Stenhammar

CD | APR 2016

Aprés un Rêve

CD | NOV 2013

Grieg Violin Sonatas

Selecting works by these three French composers, the Swedish team of Christian Svarfvar and Roland Pöntinen have put together a recital framed by Fauré’s sonata and that by Ravel, composed some 50 years later and here serving as a reminder of the new influences that reached France in the meantime. The Strad wrote "Breathtaking performances" about the cd.

On his first album for Rubicon, Svarfvar teams up with London Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Joana Carneiro.

They feature one of the best loved of all 19th-century concertos, Max Bruch's evergreen Violin Concerto No.1.

Wilhelm Stenhammar's warmly romantic Violin Sonata and Sentimental Romances complete the recording.

Gramophone wrote on the album that "Svarfvar radiates tenderness"

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