Label: Sony Classical
Release date: 8/1/2013
Robert Schumann: Dichterliebe Op. 48
Robert Schumann: Fantasiestücke Op. 73
Jan Vogler – cello, Hélène Grimaud – piano
Robert Schumann: Andante and Variations Op. 46 for 2 pianos, 2 cellos and horn
Jan Vogler, Christian Poltéra – cello
Juho Pohjonen, Martina Filjak – piano
Johannes Dengler – horn
Released in 2013, Jan’s recording with Hélène Grimaud and the Moritzburg Festival Ensemble, includes Schumann’s Dichterliebe, Op. 48, Fantasy Pieces, Op. 73 and his Andante and Variations, Op. 46 for two pianos, two cellos and horn. Chritian Poltéra (cello), Juho Pohjonen and Martina Filjak (piano) and John Dengler (horn) join Jan and Hélène to create an exceptional new recording.
Musical Toronto says “Cellist Jan Vogler and pianist Hélène Grimaud are both all-in performers whose deep commitment rings through every note in an engaging new all-Robert Schumann album from Sony Classical…This is a great listen from beginning to end”.
The Arts Fuse comments: “A strong poetic sensibility runs through German cellist Jan Vogler’s new album from Sony Classical, Dichterliebe…Mr. Vogler’s tone and phrasing are as lyrical as any singer”