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BBC Radio 3 CD Review Saturday 12th July

July 12, 2014 | MDT Mail Order

BBC Radio 3 Building a Library

Building a Library Mark Cotton compares recordings of Wagner’s Siegfried Idyll and makes a recommendation: SCHUBERT Symphony No. 7 Unfinished BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2 WAGNER Siegfried Idyll. Vienna Philharmonic, Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado. Audite Disc of the week: BRAHMS Clarinet Quintet and Trio, Six Songs. Martin Frost, Janine Jansen, Boris Brovtsyn, Maxim […]

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Hyperion Records New Series Dussek Piano Concertos

July 11, 2014 | MDT Mail Order

Hyperion Records New Series Dussek Piano Concertos

Following on from Hyperion’s hugely popular ‘Romantic Piano Concerto’ series, the ‘Classical Piano Concerto’ focuses on the lesser-known concertos from the dawn of the genre. Between about 1770 and 1820—the high classical period dominated by Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven—musicians including Clementi, Cramer, Dussek, Steibelt, Woelfl and others made their names as composers and performers of […]

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Elgar Symphony 1 Sakari Oramo

July 11, 2014 | MDT Mail Order

Elgar Symphony 1 Sakari Oramo

Sakari Oramo conducts the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchesta for this all-Elgar programme, the Finnish conductor who has been all but adopted by English music-lovers and orchestras – for ten years he was music director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, and since 2013 he holds the post as chief conductor of the BBC Symphony […]

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Verdi Il Trovatore Netrebko Domingo Barenboim

July 11, 2014 | MDT Mail Order

Verdi Il Trovatore Netrebko Domingo Barenboim

Filmed live in Berlin Netrebko and Domingo star in one of Verdi’s greatest operas, under the baton of Daniel Barenboim. In astronomy, you would say that the stars have aligned. (Der Tagesspiegel) It’s a grand night for the most famous soprano of our age. Her voice is flawless and tender and, just like Callas, Netrebko […]

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Abbado Bruckner Symphony 9

June 20, 2014 | MDT Mail Order

Abbado Bruckner Symphony 9

In January 2014, music lovers worldwide were saddened to learn that Claudio Abbado had passed away. Deutsche Grammophon feels immensely blessed and proud to be releasing together with Accentus Music Bruckner’s Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, which was recorded as part of Abbado’s final concert The concert received very positive reviews from the press: […]

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