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Brahms Symphony 4 Dvorak Symphony 9
Peter Aronsky (piano) Les Délices du Piano"
IL Carnevale di Venezia Clarinet with orchestra

Sinfonie Concertanti for two flutes and orchestra

TUDOR RECORDS

TROUBADISC

A most rewarding CD
Renate Eggebrecht violin

NORTHERN FLOWERS

World Premiere
Weinberg’s Concertino (cello)!

AVIE

Irish-Appalachian Celebration

REFERENCE RECORDINGS

Nick Barnard review
Michael Cookson review



an inspirational performance


An indispensable acquisition


The finest we have had in years


bewitching sound


Simply amazing


A splendid addition


One of the most enjoyable


quite superb!


utterly essential


A wonderful introduction


An outstanding CD


cheer-raising


One of the finest versions

REVIEW INDEX
Georg Frideric Handel

Messiah

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BBC SO & Ch/Thomas Beecham Pristine Audio PACO129 review review
Stuttgart Chamber Ch & Barock O/Frieder Bernius Carus 83040 review
Trinity Ch & O/Owen Burdick Naxos 8.554511-2 review review
Dunedin Consort & Players/John Butt Linn CKD285 review
Ch of King's Coll, Cambridge, Brandenburg Cons/Stephen Cleobury
Brilliant 94127 review
Brilliant 94317 review
Brilliant 95050 review
Mendelssohn Ch, Toronto SO/Sir Andrew Davis EMI 2176452
Chandos CHSA5176(2) review review
London SO & Ch/Sir Colin Davis
Philips 4647032 review
Bayerischen RSO & Ch/Sir Colin Davis Eloquence 4800120 review
B'Rock/Peter Dijkstra BR Klassik 900510 review review
Huddersfield Choral Soc, Northern Sinf/Jane Glover Signum SIGCD246 review
Le Concert d’Astrée Ch & O/Emmanuelle Haïm Erato 2564620555 review
Ch New College Oxford, AAM/Edward Higginbottom
Naxos 8.570131-32 review
Philharmonia Ch & O/Otto Klemperer Warner 9935602 review
Polyphony; Britten Sinfonia/Stephen Layton Hyperion CDA67800 review review
English CO & Ch/Raymond Leppard Warner 0927 487262 review
(arr. Mozart) Huddersfield Ch Soc, Royal PO/Sir Charles Mackerras Signum SIGCD074 review
Kaunas State Ch, Lithuanian CO/Yehudi Menuhin Warner 2564608192 review
Milano della RAI SO & Ch/Francesco Molinari-Pradelli Gala GL100678 review
Le Concert Spirituel Ch & O/Hervé Niquet Alpha 362 review
English Concert & Ch/Trevor Pinnock Archiv 4775904 review
Bach-Collegium Stuttgart/Helmuth Rilling Hanssler CD98022 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Malcolm Sargent Warner 2564 634121 review
Robert Shaw Chorale & O/Robert Shaw RCA 82876 623172 review review
Storkyrkans Ch, Swedish RSO/Gustav Sjökvist Nosag CD2027 review
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