Notes and Editorial Reviews
Review quotes about "Lyric for Strings" by George Walker:
"Deserves to be as popular as the string elegies by Grieg, Faure and Elgar".
Classical New Jersey
"Intense, haunting, lyrical beauty"
News Journal, Mansfield, OH
"Hushed beauty and passionate intensity"
American Record Guide
"A gorgeous find"
"A finely crafted and deeply felt piece"
"Intensely moving and beautiful"
"It reminds one of Barber's Adagio for Strings, only less sentimental and ultimately, more profound"
Baltimore Evening Sun
"One of the most beautiful pieces ever written"
News Journal, Wilmington, Delaware
"As a piece of gentle art . . . it has few peers."