Reviews

++++/++++ Telemann’s Fantasias, a set of a dozen works dating to 1735, have recently gone through something of a rediscovery and are increasingly being performed by first-rate violinists. O ...
Recording: ****/**** Performance: ****/**** A couple years ago, violinist Tomas Cotik gave us moving interpretations of Bach’s solo sonatas and partitas in an impressive two-disc set ...
Tomas Cotik has keenly and clearly articulated these modes and moods with deft fingering and technique… These versions are unabashedly driven, backed by a slick technical ability, yielding a bold ...
It is in excellent hands with the violinist Tomás Cotik, also a teacher at the American Portland State University (where this recording was made), because a musician of great size is 'talking' her ...
The Bach that Cotik proposes is printed from an interesting sense of spontaneity, the product of a melodic sensitivity handled with ease and the coherent choice of tempo in each piece. The violinis ...