February 2010

RTE NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA OF IRELAND 


"I doubt that Fleischmann’s perturbed spirit has ever been communicated with the musical lucidity that Yves Abel brought to it here. His approach was patient and intense, and while the music may not always have harmonic solidity, Abel made the most of its assured gestural strength and slow-burning nature.Abel’s finely shaped approach in Tchaikovsky’s Manfred Symphony…"
Michael Dervan, The Irish Times, 25 February 2010