Messiaen, youth and honesty

[…] The version offered by the Trio Arbós and the clarinetist José Luis Estellés tonight could be defined by the honesty and the deep emotion put into each note. […] Special mention deserves the clarinetist José Luis Estellés, who shone beyond measure in his solo movement, Abîme des oiseaux, showing a stratospheric command of the registers and the dynamic range and gradation that can rarely be heard in this piece. He simply overwhelmed us in his reading of this movement. […]