BRUCKNER (1824-1896) Symphony
No. 4 Richard WAGNER (1813-1883)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Prelude - Los Angeles PO, Vienna PO/Zubin Mehta
rec. 1967/70 ELOQUENCE [IL] Mehta’s Romantic is full-on
Bruckner, powerful and in splendid Decca sound.
Ernst von DOHNÁNYI (1877-1960)
Piano works -
Daniel Röhm (piano)
rec. 2007/10 CPO [JW] I was won over by both the Passacaglia and the Rhapsodies.
GRISEY (1946-1998) Les espace acoustiques
- Garth Knox (viola) Asko Ens/WDR SO Köln/Stefan Asbury rec. 2001 KAIROS
resonant, restless lakes of sound.
LYON (b. 1938) Orchestral works
- Royal Ballet Sinf/Gavin Sutherland rec. 2014
MOZART RECORDS [IL] Enjoyable if not especially memorable
light music played with spirit and élan.
REBER (1807-1880) Piano Trios Nos
2, 4 & 6 - Trio Élégiaque rec. 2015 TIMPANI [SG] I would urge all chamber music lovers
to snap up this album. Guaranteed to give immeasurable
Franz SCHREKER (1878-1934) Opera Preludes - Royal Swedish O/Lawrence Renes
rec. 2015 BIS SACD
[DM] Little-known repertoire, superbly played and recorded; go on, treat yourself.
John TAVENER (1944-2013)
Missa Wellensis & other choral works - Wells Cathedral
rec. 2015 SIGNUM CLASSICS [JQ] An important disc of choral music by John Tavener, including two significant first recordings.
Mieczysław WEINBERG (1919-1996)
Symphony No. 17, Suite -
Siberian State SO/Vladimir Lande
rec. 2015 NAXOS [RB] Weinberg's musical patrimony takes another step forward and at Naxos price exploration is encouraged.
Works by Chabrier, Liszt, Gershwin, Ravel
& Enescu - Denis Matsuev (piano) Bavarian
Radio SO/Mariss Jansons rec. 2015 BR
KLASSIK [ST] This
disc is a bit of a guilty pleasure.
The Sun Most Radiant Music from The Eton Choirbook Vol. 4
- Christchurch Cathedral Oxford Ch/Stephen Darlington
rec. 2016 AVIE [GH] If you love this music then you will want to run down to your CD shop immediately.
world premiere of John Joubert's opera Jane Eyre will be held, as a
concert performance, at Ruddock Hall, Birmingham on October 25. It will be
recorded by Somm Records.
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