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Alleluia and Fugue
Philharmonia O/David Amos • Crystal CD810 [review]
Slovak RSO Bratislava/Kerry Stratton • Dorian DOR93166 [review]

Anahid
Philharmonia O/David Amos • Crystal CD810 [review]

And God Created Great Whales
Philharmonia O/David Amos • Crystal CD810 [review]

Armenian Rhapsody 1
Crystal CO/Ernest Gold • Crystal CD801 [review]
Boston Modern Orchestra Project/Gil Rose • BMOP/Sound 1020 [review]
Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz • Koch-Schwann 374222HI [review]

Armenian Rhapsody 2
Israel PO/David Amos • Crystal CD808 [review]
Boston Modern Orchestra Project/Gil Rose • BMOP/Sound 1020 [review]
Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz • Koch-Schwann 374222HI [review]
Slovak RSO Bratislava/Kerry Stratton • Dorian DOR93166 [review]

Armenian Rhapsody 3
Royal PO/Alan Hovhaness • Crystal CD804 [review]
Boston Modern Orchestra Project/Gil Rose • BMOP/Sound 1020 [review]
Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz • Koch-Schwann 374222HI [review]
Slovak RSO Bratislava/Kerry Stratton • Dorian DOR93166 [review]

Celestial Fantasy
Israel PO/David Amos • Crystal CD808 [review]
Slovak RSO Bratislava/Kerry Stratton • Dorian DOR93166 [review]

Cello concerto
Janos Starker, Seattle SO/Dennis Russell Davies • Naxos 8.559158 [review][review] [review]

Concerto for orchestra 3 'Diran'
Hendrix College CO/Karen Griebling • Centaur CRC2872 [review]

Concerto for Orchestra 7
Louisville O/Robert Whitney • First Edition FECD0006 [review] [review]

Concerto for Orchestra 8
Philharmonia O/David Amos • Crystal CD810 [review]

Concerto (10) for piano and trumpet
Martin Berkofsky, Chris Butler, Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz • Koch-Schwann 374222HI [review]

Concerto for two pianos
Martin Berkofsky, Atakan Sari, Globalis SO/Konstantin Krimets • Black Box BBM1103 [review]

Elibris
Philharmonia O/David Amos • Crystal CD810 [review]

Fanfare for the New Atlantis
Royal Scottish Ntl O/Stewart Robinson • Naxos 8.559336 [review] [review]

Fantasy on Japanese woodprints
Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz • Naxos 8.559717 [review][review]

Floating World
Frost SO/Chung Park • Centaur CRC2954 [review]

The Flowering Peach
Ohio State University Band/Keith Brion • Delos DE3158 [review]
wind ensemble/Alan Hovhaness • Naxos 9.80130 [review]

Fra Angelico
Royal PO/Alan Hovhaness • Crystal CD804 [review]

Guitar Concerto 1
David Leisner, Berlin RSO/Gerard Schwarz • Naxos 8.559294 [review] [review]

Guitar Concerto 2
Javier Calderón, Royal Scottish Ntl O/Stewart Robinson • Naxos 8.559336 [review] [review]

The Holy City
Royal PO/Arthur Bennett Lipkin• CRI CD836 [review]
Slovak RSO Bratislava/Kerry Stratton • Dorian DOR93166 [review]

Horn Concerto 'Artik'
Robin Dauer, Hendrix College CO/Karen Griebling • Centaur CRC2872 [review]
Meir Rimon, Israel PO/David Amos • Crystal CD802 [review]

In Memory of an Artist
Slovak RSO Bratislava/Kerry Stratton • Dorian DOR93166 [review]

Is there survival?
wind ensemble/Alan Hovhaness • Naxos 9.80130 [review]

Janabar (pno, tpt)
Paul Hersey, Michael Bowman, Slovenská Filharmónia/Rastislav Štúr • OgreOgress 66707 [review]

Khrimian Hairig
Berlin RSO/Gerard Schwarz • Naxos 8.559294 [review] [review]

Lousadzak
American Composers O/Dennis Russell Davies • Nimbus NI2512 [review]
Maro Ajermian, Manhattan CO/Alan Hovhaness • Naxos 9.80676 [review]
Martin Berkofsky, Globalis SO/Konstantin Krimets • Black Box BBM1103 [review]

Meditation on Zeami
Frost SO/Chung Park • Centaur CRC2954 [review]

Mountain of Prophecy
Northwest SO/Anthony Spain • Koch International 373992HI [review]

Mountains and Rivers Without End
Royal PO/Alan Hovhaness • Crystal CD804 [review]

Mystery of the holy martyrs (gtr)
Michael Long, KBS SO/Vakhtang Jordania • Soundset SR1004 [review]

Ode to the Temple of Sound
Frost SO/Chung Park • Centaur CRC2954 [review]

The Prayer of Saint Gregory
Crystal CO/Ernest Gold • Crystal CD801 [review]
Polyphonia O London/Alan Hovhaness • Crystal CD807 [review]
(tpt, org, hn) Rolf Smedvig, Michael Murray, Martin Hackleman • Telarc CD80341 [review]

Processional and Fugue
Slovak RSO Bratislava/Kerry Stratton • Dorian DOR93166 [review]

Psalm and Fugue
Philharmonia O/David Amos • Harmonia Mundi HMU906012 [review]
Slovak RSO Bratislava/Kerry Stratton • Dorian DOR93166 [review]

Requiem and Resurrection
North Jersey Wind Symphony/Alan Hovhaness • Crystal CD805 [review]

Return and Rebuild the Desolate Place
Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama Wind O/Keith Brion • Naxos 8.559207 [review]

Shambala (sitar, vln)
Gaurav Mazumdar, Christina Fong, Slovenská Filharmónia/Rastislav Štúr • OgreOgress 66707 [review]

Shepherd of Israel
Philharmonia O/David Amos • Harmonia Mundi HMU906012 [review]

Song of the sea (pno)
John McDonald, Boston Modern Orchestra Project/Gil Rose • BMOP/Sound 1020 [review]

Soprano saxophone concerto
Kenneth Radnofsky, Boston Modern Orchestra Project/Gil Rose • BMOP/Sound 1020 [review]

Starry Night
Northwest Sinf/Gerard Schwarz • Crystal CD811 [review]

Storm on Mount Wildcat
Royal Liverpool PO/Gerard Schwarz • Telarc SACD60604 [review] CD80604 [review] [review]

Talin (vla)
Christina Fong, Slovenská Filharmónia/Rastislav Štúr • OgreOgress 66707 [review]

Tzaikerk
Crystal CO/Ernest Gold • Crystal CD801 [review]
Manhattan CO/Alan Hovhaness • Naxos 9.80676 [review]

Vision from High Rock
Northwest SO/Anthony Spain • Koch International 373992HI [review]





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