Listen: Peter Gregson Releases Reinterpretation of Bach’s Cello Suites
At last, Peter Gregson’s complete reinterpretation of Bach’s six Cello Suites is out today via Deutsche Grammophon. It’s an enormous undertaking in which the young Scottish cellist and composer has translated one of the landmarks of any cellist’s repertoire for his own generation, with synthesizers that breathe like acoustic instruments and a five-cello ensemble that adds new musical contours. Listen to it below. Read what we have to say about three recent Cello Suites recordings. See it at Big Ears 2019.