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TROUBADISC

A most rewarding CD
Renate Eggebrecht violin

REFERENCE RECORDINGS

Nick Barnard review
Michael Cookson review



Acte Prealable returns
with New Releases


Anderson Choral music


colourful and intriguing


Artyomov
Pekarsky Percussion Ensemble


one of Berlioz greatest works


Rebecca Clarke Frank Bridge
High-octane performances


An attractive Debussy package


immaculate Baiba Skride


eloquent Cello Concerto


tension-filled work


well crafted and intense


Laangaard
another entertaining volume


reeking of cordite


Pappano with a strong cast


imaginatively constructed quartets


the air from another planet


vibrantly sung


NOT a budget performance


very attractive and interesting


finesse and stylistic assurance

REVIEW INDEX
Sir Edward Elgar
The Dream of Gerontius

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New Philharmonia/Adrian Boult EMI 5 665402 review
London PO/Sir Adrian Boult ICA Classics ICAD5140 review
London SO/Benjamin Britten Decca 473 249-2 review review
BBC SO/Andrew Davis Warner Music Vision 3984-22351-2  review
Chandos CHSA 5140 review review
London SO/Colin Davis London SO Live London SO0083 review
Dresden Staatskapelle/Colin Davis Profil PH12017 review review
Hallé/Mark Elder Hallé CD HLD 7520 review review review
Scottish Ntl O/Alexander Gibson CRD 33267 review
Royal Loiverpool PO/Vernon Handley EMI Eminence 7243 5 65019 2 review
London SO/Richard Hickox Chandos CHAN 241-46 review review
City Birmingham SO/Sakari Oramo CBSO CD003 review
City Birmingham SO/Simon Rattle EMI Gemini 5 000612 review
Liverpool PO/Sir Malcolm Sargent (1945) Pearl GEMS 0128 review
Pristine Audio PACO009 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Sir Malcolm Sargent (1954) EMI CFP 585 9042 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Sir Malcolm Sargent (1961) Pristine Audio PASC525 review
London SO/Yevgeny Svetlanov Melodiya MEL CD10 02266 review
Österreichischen Rundfunks O/Hans Swarowsky (sung in German) Elgar Society EECD006-7  review
Royal Flemish PO/Edo de Waart Pentatone Classics PTC 5186472 review

 

 


 

 



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