Cecilé CHAMINADE (1857-1944)
Piano Trio 2
Claude DEBUSSY (-1918)
René LENORMAND (1846-1932)
Piano Trio -
MIRARE MIR163 [72:13] [DJB]
Beautifully played, with a real rarity, but the shining star is the Chaminade.
Frédéric CHOPIN (1810-1849)
Louis Lortie (piano)
CHANDOS CHAN 10852 [83:20] [BR]
Louis Lortie’s Chopin series climbs to new heights with the best album yet.
(1855-1929) Music for violin and piano - Carmelo Andriani (violin)
Vincenzo Maltempo (piano) rec. 2014 BRILLIANT CLASSICS 95102
[46:40 + 52:40] [JW] A fine release, and complementary to an earlier Esposito
(b. 1953) Light, Water, Rainbow - Noriko Ogawa (piano)
rec. 2014 BIS BIS-2075 SACD [72:00] [KM] I look forward
to hearing more music by this composer.
RITCHIE (b.1960) Symphony 4 - Jenny
Wollerman (soprano) Christchurch SO/Tom Woods rec. 2014 ATOLL
ACD314 [42:20] [BW]
Powerful music, powerfully performed and well worth your attention.
SZYMAŃSKI (b. 1954) Pieces for
String Quartet Paweł MYKIETYN (b. 1971) String
Quartet 2 - Royal Qt rec. 2014 HYPERION CDA68085 [66:53]
[NB] Admirers of the contemporary string quartet genre will find no
fence they need to sit on here.
Works by Beethoven, Doppler, Kalliwoda, Mozart & Weber -
Rie Koyama (bassoon) Clemens Müller (piano)
GENUIN GEN15334 [66:23] [GPJ]
Stunning playing from this brilliantly gifted young Japanese bassoonist.
Midst of Life Music From the Baldwin Part Books Vol.
1 - Contrapunctus/Owen Rees rec. 2014 SIGNUM CLASSICS
SIGCD408 [68:18] [GH] This is a fine CD and I wait impatiently
for its follow-up.
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