Reviews

Vaughan Williams - Quintets

"Excellent, beautifully modulated performances"

Daily telegraph 

 

"Gently beguiling performances from top-notch players"

 

The Times

Vaughan Williams - Six Studies in English Folk Song

'Anthony Pike and John Lenehan turn in excellent performances"

 

BBC R3 Record Review

"... played here with melting beauty ... Pike floats his tone with effortless perfection"

 

MusicWeb International

"An astute reading well played from front to back and top to bottom"  

 

Fanfare Magazine

Mozart Concerto for Basset Clarinet

"The performances from Pike and Martin Jones, clearly the product of deep study and empathy, could hardly be improved upon. This is most admirable chamber-music playing, and the recording is excellent: a very fine CD. "

 

International Record Review Magazine

 

Reger Complete Works

"Pike caught the concerto's veiled quality to perfection"

 

E.C.O./Davis

Classical Source

"The low notes of his basset clarinet sang out beautifully - If sometimes we were smiling through tears, we were still smiling."  

 

Cadogan Hall

MusicWeb International

 "Mozart's masterful concerto finds Anthony Pike in top form"  

 

Presto Classical E.C.O./Gothóni 

 

 

"Outstanding performance. Carefully shaped phrasing, beautiful tone colour and delicate shades illuminated the line"  

Singapore Straits Times