music concerts by Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra.
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van BEETHOVEN (1770-1827) Symphony 3 - Peter Sheppard Skaerved (violin) Dov Scheindlin (viola) Neil Heyde
(cello) Aaron Shorr (piano) rec. 2003 METIER [JS]
Worth having no matter how many versions you have of the
John HARBISON (b. 1938)
Symphonies 1 & 2 -
Boston SO/James Levine
BSO CLASSICS [JQ]
Premiere recordings of two impressive twentieth-century American symphonies.
LILBURN (1915-2001) Chamber Works - New Zealand Qt rec.
2012 NAXOS [GH] An attractive disc.
Not to be overlooked.
Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART (1756-1791)
Ludwig van BEETHOVEN (1770-1827)
Violin Concerto -
Leonid Kogan (violin)
New York PO/Hans Rosbaud
FORGOTTEN RECORDS [JW]
A disc to savour.
PENDERECKI (b. 1933) Chamber Works Vol. 1 - Roman Widaszek
(clarinet) Tadeusz Tomaszewski (horn) Maria Machowska (violin) Artur
Rozmysłowicz (viola) Jan Kalinowski (cello) Marek Szlezer (piano)
DUX [RWe] A mix of brilliant encores and
works that do not yield up their secrets at once.
Samuel Sebastian WESLEY (1810-1876)
Church Music - Ch of St Peter’s
College, Oxford/Roger Allen rec. 2014 OXRECS [JS] A disc
to gladden the hearts of all enthusiasts for the music of this composer.
WIDOR (1844-1937) Organ Symphonies 1-4 - Christian Schmitt
(organ) rec. 2010 CPO SACD [DC] Highly respectable.
20th Century Romantics
Works by Bloch, Bourgeois, Gliere, Montag & Piazzolla -
Nicholas Bayley (double bass)
Geoffrey Duce (piano)
Wanda Landowska (piano)
The Complete Piano Recordings Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART (1756-1791) Piano Concerto 26; Piano Sonatas Joseph HAYDN (1732-1809) Andante and Variations; Piano Sonatas rec. 1937-58
An excellent package, not least for those who have never before heard Landowska's pianism.
Antonio Vivaldi and Contemporaries Concertos
by Naudot, Sammartini, A Scarlatti & Vivaldi -
Richard Harvey (recorder)
London Vivaldi O/Monica Huggett, Roy Goodman
ALTUS [BW] If the programme appeals, you should be more than happy with this reissue.
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