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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


very attractive and interesting


finesse and stylistic assurance

 

REVIEW INDEX
Dmitri Shostakovich

Symphonies 13-15

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Symphony 13

NHK SO/Vladimir Ashkenazy* Decca 4758748
Tchaikovsky SO Moscow Radio/Vladimir Fedosseyev Relief CR991081 review
Bavarian RSO/Mariss Janssons EMI 5579022 review
Gürzenich O/Dmitri Kitaienko * Capriccio 71029 review
Beethoven O Bonn/Roman Kofman MDG 93712056 review
Moscow PO/Kirill Kondrashin Melodiya MELCD1001065 * review review
Aulos AMC2043 * review
Praga DSD350089 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8.573218 review review
London SO/Andre Previn Warner WPCS23265 review
Dresdner Philharmonie/Michael Sanderling Sony 19075874362 review
Royal Liverpool PCh & O/Gerard Schwarz Avie AV2096 review
Tatarstan Ntl SO/Alexander Sladkovsky * Melodiya MELCD1002470 review
USSR State Academy SO/Yuri Temirkanov Brilliant 8818 review
Netherlands Radio PO & Ch/Mark Wigglesworth BIS SACD1543 review

Symphony 14

NHK SO/Vladimir Ashkenazy* Decca 4758748
Mariinsky Theatre O/Valery Gergiev Euroarts 2059354 review
Gürzenich O/Dmitri Kitaienko * Capriccio 71029 review
Moscow PO/Kirill Kondrashin* Aulos AMC2043 review
Melodiya MELCD1001065 review review
Netherlands CO/Gordan Nikolić Challenge CC72654 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8.573132 review review review
Tatarstan Ntl SO/Alexander Sladkovsky * Melodiya MELCD1002470 review

Symphony 15

Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy* Decca 4758748 review
Stuttgart RSO/Andrey Boreyko Hanssler 93284 review
Milan Verdi SO/Oleg Caetani Arts 477608 review
Royal Concertgebouw O/Bernard Haitink RCO Live RCO11003 review
Tokyo Metropolitan SO/Eliahu Inbal Exton OVCL00605 review
Gürzenich O/Dmitri Kitaienko * Capriccio 71029 review
Beethoven O, Bonn/Roman Kofman MDG 93712106
Moscow PO/Kirill Kondrashin Melodiya MELCD1001065 * review review
Alto ALC1062 review
Aulos AMC2043 * review
Staatskapelle Dresden/Kirill Kondrashin Profil PH06065 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8.572708 review review
Russian Ntl O/Mikhail Pletnev Pentatone PTC5186331 review
Tatarstan Ntl SO/Alexander Sladkovsky * Melodiya MELCD1002470 review
Netherlands Radio PO/Mark Wigglesworth BIS SACD1643 review review


 




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