Brahms: Cello Sonatas – Torleif Thedéen, Roland Pöntinen | AllMusic Review by Mike D. Brownell

[…] The duo create what is quite simply one of the most engaging, riveting recordings these works have received in more than a decade. Thedéen’s playing is technically immaculate, with a pure, penetrating tone that is even across the range of his instrument, flawless intonation, and broad-ranging dynamics. His approach to the sonatas is one of intensity and subtlety, expansiveness, and large, sweeping gestures. […]