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CD Reviews for Thursday April 29th

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190 completed for April

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In spite of many technical problems this month we did complete 190 reviews

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Gabriella Benackova (sop), Ales Briscein (ten), Ivan Kusnjer (bar) Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra conducted by Vladimir Valek live recording Prague Spring Festival 2002 UP 0065-2 231 (CD) New release Februaury 2004 Review
BENDA Ariadne auf Naxos Jitka Molavcova - Ariadne Alfred Strejcek - Theseus Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchesrta Conductor Jaraslov Krcek UP 0066-2 231 (CD) New Release Jan 2004 Review

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RRO20 British String Quartets Vol 3
Frank Bridge: String Quartet No 4; Alan Bush Suite of Six op.81; Henry Purcell Chacony in G minor Bochmann String Quartet

 

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Quote of the week 3:If the Franck Sonata was a turkey its neck would have been well and truly wrung after the first ten bars. Jon Woolf

Repin does not hack it in the Mendelssohn

Recording of the premiere of Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No 5 Prokofiev/Furtwangler Berlin 31/10/32

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