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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


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Dmitri Shostakovich

Piano Concertos

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Piano Concerto 1

Dmitri Alexeev, English CO/Jerzy Maksymiuk CFP 3822342 review review
Martha Argerich, Württemberg CO/Joerg Faerber DG 4778124 review
Martha Argerich, Verbier Festival CO/Gábor Takács-Nagy Ideale 3079564 review review
Evgeni Bozhanov, Bavarian RCO/Radoslaw Szulc Profil PH17086 review
Shura Cherkassky, Philharmonia O/Herbert Menges Medici MM0132
Peter Donohoe, O Swan/David Curtis Signum SIGCD493 review review
Lukas Geniušas, Tatarstan Ntl SO/Alexander Sladkovsky Melodiya MELCD1002465 review
Boris Giltburg, Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8573666 review review
Brilliant 95520 review
Eileen Joyce, Halle O/Leslie Heward Eloquence 4826291 review
Evgeny Kissin, St Petersburg CO/Vladimir Spivakov Brilliant 9243 review
André Lefèvre, London Mozart Players/Matthias Bamert Analekta AN29283 review
Martin Helmchen, London PO/Vladimir Jurowski LPO Live 0053 review
Valentina Igoshina, Deutsche Kammerakademie Neuss/Lavard Skou-Larsen CPO 7777502 review
Noel Mewton-Wood, Concert Hall SO/ Walter Goehr British Music Society BMS101CDH review
Cristina Ortiz, Bournemouth SO/Paavo Berglund Brilliant 7620 review
9124 review
Mikhail Rudy, Berlin PO/Mariss Jansons EMI 5094282 review
Roustem Sa´tkoulov, O Pays Savoie/Nicolas Chalvin Indesens INDE070 review
Dimitri Shostakovich, Moscow SO/Samuil Samosud Documents 600158 review
Praga PRD250365/6 review
Florian Uhlig, SWR RSO Kaiserlautern/Jirí Stárek Hanssler CD93113 review
Anna Vinnitskaya, Kremerata Baltica Alpha 203 review review

Piano Concerto 2

Dmitri Alexeev, English CO/Jerzy Maksymiuk CFP 3822342 review review
Leonard Bernstein, New York PO Regis RRC1377 review
Peter Donohoe, O Swan/David Curtis Signum SIGCD493 review review
Boris Giltburg, Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8573666 review review
Brilliant 95520 review
Martin Helmchen, London PO/Vladimir Jurowski LPO Live 0053 review
Valentina Igoshina, Deutsche Kammerakademie Neuss/Lavard Skou-Larsen CPO 7777502 review
Martin Jones, English SO/William Boughton Nimbus NI1718 review review
Dmitry Masleev, Tatarstan Ntl SO/Alexander Sladkovsky Melodiya MELCD1002465 review
Melodiya MELCD1002517 review
John Ogdon, Royal PO/Lawrence Foster EMI 2376862 review
Cristina Ortiz, Bournemouth SO/Paavo Berglund Brilliant 7620
Bridge 9412 review
Mikhail Rudy, London PO/Mariss Jansons EMI 5094282 review
Dimitri Shostakovich, Moscow RSO/Alexander Gauk Praga PRD250365/6 review
Florian Uhlig, SWR RSO Kaiserlautern/Jirí Stárek Hanssler CD93113 review
Anna Vinnitskaya, Kremerata Baltica Alpha 203 review review

 


 

 


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