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AAM Records

Bach, J. S. Orchestral Suites, BWV1066-69 Academy of Ancient Music/Egarr AAM003 (two CDs)

Accentus Music

Bruckner ‘The Mature Symphonies’: Symphony No. 8 in C minor Staatskapelle Berlin/Barenboim ACC102178 (Blu-ray disc); ACC202178 (DVD-V)

Various composers ‘Speak the Music – Robert Mann and the Mysteries of Chamber Music’: A film by Allan Miller, giving an intimate look at the musical life of the violinist and founding member of the Juilliard Quartet Mann et al ACC20323 (DVD-V)

Aeon

Nono. Rihm ‘Passion Texts’, inc. Nono’s ‘¿Donde estas, hermano?’ and ‘Sarà dolce tacere’ and Rihm’s ‘Sieben Passions-Texte’, ‘Quo me rapis’ and ‘Mit geschlossenem Mund’ Exaudi/Weeks AECD1441

agOgique

Sant Pietro de’ Negri ‘Amorosa Fenice’: Amorosa Fenice. Bionda, mia bella. Pulchra es. S’en gia cantando. L’Amorosa vedovetta. La mia Aurora. Dimmi pastor, etc. Faenza/Horvat AGO018

Albion Records

Various composers ‘Come Back to Me – Piano Arrangements of Great Film Music’, inc. music from the films ‘Somewhere in Time’, ‘Gone With The Wind’, ‘Out of Africa’, ‘Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence’, ‘Lawrence of Arabia’, ‘Chariots of Fire’ and ‘The Mission’ Chee ALBCD019

Vaughan Williams A Cambridge Mass. Blest Pair of Sirens Robinson; Lodge; Bowen; Price; The Bach Ch; New Queen’s Hall Orch/
Tongue ALBCD020

Alpha

Gluck. Haydn ‘La Passione’: Don Juan – Suite. Symphonies – No. 1 in D, Hob. I/1; No. 39 in G minor, Hob. I/39; No. 49 in F minor, Hob. I/49, ‘La Passione’ Il Giardino Armonico/Antonini ALPA670

Various composers ‘Chansons d’autrefois et Chemins de mélancolique’: Songs, laments and romances of the France of the past, comprising ‘Aux marches du palais – Romances et complaintes de la France d’autrefois’, ‘Daniel Brel’ and ‘Plaisir d’amour – Chansons et romances de la France d’autrefois’ Le Poème Harmonique/
Dumestre ALPHA822 (three CDs)

Various composers ‘Everybody’s Tune – Music from the British Isles and Flanders, 17th-century’, comprising ‘Nobody’s Jig – Mr Playford’s Dancing Master’, ‘Manuscrit Susanne Van Soldt – Danses, chansons et psaumes de Flandres, 1599’ and ‘Lord Galloway’s Delight – An Excellent Collection of Dances and Gaelic Laments’ Les Witches ALPHA823 (three CDs)

Analekta

Various composers ‘Shoka – Japanese Children’s Songs’ Damrau; Orch Symphonique de Montréal/Nagano AN29130

Various composers ‘The Heart’s Refuge’ Taylor; Schola Cantorum; Theatre of Early Music AN29143

Aparté

Astorga. Benedetti. Bigaglia. Maccari. Marcello, B. Ruggieri ‘I Dilettanti’: In queste amene selve. La Gelosia. Più ch’io cerco del mio bene. Non mi si dica più. Lucrezia. Deh m’adita ò bella Dea Sabata; Latinitas nostras/Chryssikos AP093

APR

Haydn. Mozart ‘Wanda Landowska – The complete piano recordings’, inc. Haydn’s ‘Piano Sonata in E minor, Hob. XVI/34 and ‘Andante and Variations in F minor, Hob. XVII/6’ and Mozart’s ‘Piano Concerto No. 26 in D, K537, ‘Coronation’’ and ‘Piano Sonata in D, K576’ Landowska APR7305 (three CDs)

Various composers ‘Guiomar Novaes – The complete published 78-rpm recordings’ Novaes APR6015 (two CDs)

Arcana

Haydn ‘The Complete String Quartets played on period instruments’ Festetics Quartet (1993-2006) A378 (19 CDs)

Archer Records

Bach, J. S. ‘Bach on Fire’: Lute Suite in E, BWV1006a. Cello Suites – No. 1 in G, BWV1007; No. 3 in C, BWV1009. Prelude, Fugue and Allegro in E flat, BWV998 (all arr. Afshar) Afshar ARR31962

Arthaus Musik

Couson ‘Roméos et Juliettes’: A Hip Hop  Dance version by Sébastien Lefrançois after the play by Shakespeare Lefrançois et al (Suresnes, 2008) 108 123 (Blu-ray disc); 102 198 (DVD-V)

Mozart ‘Nikolaus Harnoncourt Opera Collection’: Don Giovanni (stage direction: Jürgen Flimm). Così fan tutte (stage direction: Jürgen Flimm) Gilfry; Polgár; Rey; Bartoli; Saccà; Salminen et al; Bartoli; Nikiteanu; Saccà; Widmer; Chausson et al; Chor und Orch der Oper Zürich/Harnoncourt (Zürich, 2001; 2000) 108 130 (Blu-ray disc)

Schubert. Schumann Winterreise, D911. Dichterliebe, Op. 48 Araiza; Lemaire 101 670 (DVD-V)

Strauss, J. Simplicius (stage direction: David Pountney) Volle; Zysset; Magnuson; Beczała et al; Chor und Orch der Oper Zürich/Welser-Möst (Zürich, 2000) 108 127 (Blu-ray disc); 100 365 (DVD-V)

Verdi Messa da Requiem Stoyanova; Prudenskaja; Pirgu; Anastassov; Chor und Sinfonieorch des Bayerischen Rundfunks/Jansons (Vienna, 2013) 108 136 (Blu-ray disc); 102 205 (DVD-V)

Atoll

Body. Sophy. Ung. Whitehead ‘O Cambodia’: O Cambodia. The First Strike. In Memorium. The River Flows On … NZ Trio; Tray So ACD541

Lilburn ‘duos for violin & piano’: Sonata for Violin and Piano. Allegro Concertante. Sonatas in E flat and C Cormack; Houstoun ACD913

Audio-B

Britten. Elgar. Lutosławski. Piazzolla. Saint-Saëns. Szymanowski. Wieniawski ‘Essence of Violin’, inc. Britten’s ‘Reveille’, Elgar’s ‘Chanson de matin’, Lutosławski’s ‘Subito’ and Wieniawski’s ‘Fantaisie brillante sur ‘Faust’ de Charles Gounod’ Filipczak ABCD5031

Audite Musikproduktion

Calvisius. Crüger. Eccard. Grabert. Herzogenberg. Jehn Loewe. Micheelsen. Praetorius. Schröter. Senfl. Stoltzer. Zimmermann et al ‘Stille Nacht – Christmas Choir Music’ Jacobi; Stoll; Rias Kammerchor/Gronostay 97.711

Schumann ‘Complete Symphonic Works, Vol. III’: Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129. Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120 (revised version, 1851) Shevlin; WDR Sinfonieorch Köln/Holliger 97.679

Barbirolli Society

Rubbra Symphonies – Nos. 5 in B flat, Op. 63; No. 6, Op. 80 Hallé Orch/Barbirolli (1950; 1956) SJB1081

BelAir Classiques

Verdi Il trovatore (stage direction: Dmitri Tcherniakov) Didyk; Poplavskaya; Brunet-Grupposo; Hendricks; Furlanetto et al; Choeurs et Orch Symphonique de la Monnaie/Minkowski (Brussels, 2012) BAC408 (Blu-ray disc); BAC108 (DVD-V)

BIS Records

Bennett. Byttering. Clemens. McGlynn. Pygott. Scott. Smith. Verdelot. Victoria. Warlock et al ‘Sing Thee Nowell’, inc. Richard Rodney Bennett’s ‘Five Carols’, Michael McGlynn’s ‘O pia virgo’, John Scott’s ‘There is no rose’ and Andrew Smith’s ‘Veni Emmanuel’ Brailey; Weaver; New York Polyphony BIS2099 (Hybrid SACD)

Brahms Piano Sonata No. 2 in F sharp minor, Op. 2. Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 21 No. 1. Three Intermezzi, Op. 117. Scherzo in E flat minor, Op. 4 Plowright BIS2117 (Hybrid SACD)

Cobián. Demare. Gardel. Lindberg. Piazzolla. Troilo ‘Tangophoria’: Mi refugio. Malena. Volver. Midvinter. Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas. La ultima curda Trio Tangophoria BIS2108 (Hybrid SACD)

Debussy La mer. Trois Esquisses symphoniques. Images. Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune Singapore SO/Lan Shui BIS1837 (Hybrid SACD)

Hasse. Perotti. Torelli. Vivaldi ‘Venetian Christmas’: Alma redemptoris mater. Sonata in G. Concerto grosso a 4 in G minor, Op. 8 No. 6, ‘in forma di pastorale per il Santissimo Natale’. Violin Concerto in E, RV266. Salve regina in F, RV617. Double Concerto in C, RV774. Andante, RV270a Hughes; Akakpo; Golinska; Arte Dei Suonatori/Gester BIS2089 (Hybrid SACD)

Mozart Requiem in D minor, K626. Vesperae solennes de confessore, K399 Sampson; Kielland; Sakurada; Immler; Bach Collegium Japan/Suzuki, M. BIS2091 (Hybrid SACD)

BR Klassik

Braunfels Verkündigung Banse; Baechle; Goikoetxea; Schwarz; Klink; Peter; Eröd; Holl; Stermann; Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks; Münchner Rundfunkorch/Schirmer 900311 (two CDs)

Schumann Szenen aus Goethes ‘Faust’, WoO3 Gerhaher; Karg; Augsburger Domsingknaben; Chor und Symphonieorch des Bayerischen Rundfunks/Harding (Munich, 2013) 900122 (two CDs)

Verdi Messa da requiem Stoyanova; Prudenskaja; Pirgu; Anastassov; Chor und Symphonieorch des Bayerischen Rundfunks/Jansons (Munich, 2013) 900126 (two CDs)

Bridge Records

Boykan ‘Music for Piano (1986-2007)’: Usurpations. Piano Sonata No. 3, ‘To the Memory of Edward Cohen’. Towards the Horizon. Fantasy-Sonata Berman BRIDGE9434

Burton Symphony No. 2, ‘Ariel’ Curry; Dickson; Syracuse SO/Keene BRIDGE9436

Karchin ‘To the Sun and Stars’: American Visions. To the Sun. To the Stars. The Gods of Winter. ‘A Way Separate … ’ Meglioranze; Mackenzie; Sedgwick; Harms; Da Capo Chamber Players; Ekmeles; Orch of the League of Composers/Karchin BRIDGE9437

Lansky Textures. Threads Hammer/Klavier; Time Travellers BRIDGE9435

Partch ‘Plectra and Percussion Dances’: Castor & Pollux. Ring Around the Moon. Even Wild Horses Partch BRIDGE9432

Ruders Nightshade Trilogy – Nightshade; The Second Nightshade; Final Nightshade Capricorn; Odense SO/Knussen; Mann; Yoo BRIDGE9433

Brilliant Classics

Alkan ‘Solo Piano Music’: Capriccio alla soldatesca, Op. 50. Le tambour bat aux champs: Esquisse, Op. 50bis. Trois Menuets, Op. 51. Une fusée: Introduction et Impromptu, Op. 55. Sonatine in A minor, Op. 61, etc. Mastroprimiano 94341BR

Bach, J. S. Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV248 Augér; Burmeister; Schreier; Adam; Dresdner Kreuzchor; Dresdner Philharmonie/Flämig 95019BR (three CDs)

Campagnoli String Quartets – No. 1 in D; No. 2 in B flat; No. 3 in G; No. 4 in E flat; No. 5 in F; No. 6 in C Ensemble Symposium 95037BR

Durlet Sonata for Piano and Violin, ‘Illuminated Tales’. The Refuge of Your Eyes. Music for solo piano Izumi; Lawson; Cohen 94481BR

Ghizzolo Il secondo libro de madrigali Fantazyas/Balconi 94834BR

Longo. Mendelssohn. Piazzolla. Pierné. Rachmaninov. Schumann ‘Vocalise – Music for Bassoon and Piano’, inc. Longo’s ‘Suite’, Piazzolla’s ‘Libertango’ and Schumann’s ‘Fantasiestücke, Op. 73’ Data; Barbarsechi 95009BR

Ponce ‘Complete Guitar Music’ Abiton; Martin; Ensemble Orchestral Stringendo/Thorel 94986BR (four CDs)

Saint-Saëns Piano Quartets – WoO in E flat; Op. 41 in B flat Quartetto Avos 94652BR

Satie ‘Slow Music’: Trois Gymnopédies. Six Gnossiennes. Pièces froides. Petite overture à danser. Gymnopédie No. 1 (1896 tuning) Van Veen 94768BR

Schubert ‘Complete String Quartets, Vol. 3’: String Quartets – No. 1 in G minor/B flat, D18; No. 5 in B flat, D68. Five Minuets, D89 Diogenes Quartet 94463BR

Schumann String Quartet in A, Op. 41 No. 3. Piano Quintet in E flat, Op. 44 Würtz; Daniel Quartet 95014BR

Telemann ‘Virtuoso’: A demonstration CD of all the qualities which set Telemann on a par with his illustrious contemporaries Il Rosignolo 94995BR

Trabaci ‘Music for Organ and Harpsichord’, inc. excerpts from ‘Ricercate, canzone francese, capricci … (Naples, 1603)‘ and ‘Il secondo libro de ricercate e altri varij capricci (Naples, 1615)‘ Cera 94897BR (two CDs)

Vivaldi Magnificat in G minor, RV611. Gloria in D, RV589. Ostro picta, armata spina, RV642 Ihle; Wilke; Markert; Hallenser Madrigalisten; Virtuosi Saxoniae/Güttler 95022BR

C Major Entertainment

Mahler Symphonies – No. 1 in D; No. 2 in C minor, ‘Resurrection’ Frankfurt Radio SO (HR-Sinfonie-Orch)/Järvi, P. (2010; 2012) 718104 (Blu-ray disc); 718008 (two DVD-Vs)

Strauss, R. Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30. Macbeth, Op. 23. Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28 Royal Concertgebouw Orch/Nelsons (Amsterdam, 2013; 2014; 2014) 719004 (Blu-ray disc); 718908 (DVD-V)

Cantaloupe Music

Adams, J. L. Become Ocean Seattle Symphony/Morlot CA21101 (CD + DVD-V)

Cantate Musicaphon Records

Distler. Pepping ‘Motets for Advent and Christmas’, inc. Distler’s ‘Maria durch ein Dornwald ging’ and ‘Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern’ and Pepping’s ‘Nun jauchzet, all ihr Frommen’ and ‘Herr Christ, der einig Gottes Sohn’ Ensemble Singklang C58050

Capriccio

Bach, C. P. E. Bach, J. C. Bach, J. S. Bach, W. F. Buxtehude. Esterházy. Geist. Porpora. Telemann et al ‘Baroque Christmas – Cantatas Motets’, inc. J. C. Bach’s ‘Lieber Herr Gott, wecke uns auf’, W. F. Bach’s ‘Lasset uns ablegen die Werke der Finsternis’, Esterházy’s ‘Cur fles, Jesu’ and Telemann’s ‘Göttlichs Kind, lass mit Entzücken’ Ziesak; Jochens; Mertens; Friedrich; Güttler; Thomanerchor Leipzig; Tölzer Knabenchor; Rheinische Kantorei; Das Kleine Konzert; Berlin Baroch-Compagney; l’arte del mondo/Ehrhardt; Max C5217 (two CDs)

Brahms ‘Janina Baechle’: Wie Melodien zieht es mir, Op. 105. Neun Lieder, Op. 32. Dein blaues Auge, Op. 59. Es träumt mir, Op. 57. Meine Lieder, Op. 106. Abendregen, Op. 70. Regenlied, WoO23. Fünf Lieder des Ophelia, WoO22. Regenlied, Op. 59 No. 3. Sapphische Ode, Op. 94. Vier ernste Gesänge, Op. 94 Baechle; Hadulla C5216

Brahms ‘The Piano Concertos’: Piano Concertos – No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15; No. 2 in B flat, Op. 83. Four Ballades, Op. 10 Barto; Deutsches Symphonie-Orch Berlin/Eschenbach C5210 (two CDs)

Brahms Romanzen, Op. 33, ‘Magelone-Lieder’ Edelmann; Stemberger; Spencer C5225 (three CDs)

Brahms. Enescu. Kreisler. Ravel ‘Caprice Viennois’: Hungarian Dance in G minor, WoO1 No. 1. Violin Sonata No. 3 in A minor, Op. 25, ‘dans le caractère populaire roumain’. Caprice Viennois, Op. 2. Rhapsody for Violin and Piano, ‘Tzigane’ Kusztrich; Deliyska C5215

Dallapiccola Partita for Orchestra. Due Pezzi. Piccola Musica Notturna. Variazioni per Orchestra. Three Questions with Two Answers Ezenarro; Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland-Pfalz/Steffens C5214

Doderer ‘The Piano Trios’: Piano Trios – No. 1, DWV31; No. 2, DWV52, ‘Dedicated to Haydn’; No. 3, DWV64, ‘For the Gustav Mahler Jubilee 2010 and 2011’; No. 4, DWV79, ‘Morning’ Vilos Trio C5220

Sterk ‘21st century portraits – Norbert Sterk’: Die Ankunft des Atemzugs. Wenn die Vögel die Nacht aufritzen. Vertigo Saxophon Desaster. aus Finsternissen losgelöst. land der wachen spiegel. Hôtel de la Paix Hilz; Klug; Preinfalk; Ronnekleiv; Ensemble Stimmwerck; Ensemble Lux; Haydn Trio Eisenstadt; Oslo Sinfonietta/Pestalozza; Ensemble Kontrapunkte/
Keuschnig C5164

Strauss, R. Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40. Metamorphosen, TrV290 ORF Vienna Radio SO/Meister C5208

Challenge Classics

Britten. Gershwin. Weill et al ‘The Roaring Twenties’: Cabaret Songs (arr. Althuis). An American in Paris (arr. Hekkema). Dreigroschensuite (arr. Hekkema) Burggraaf; Calefax CC72657 (Hybrid SACD)

Mendelssohn Piano Trios – No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49 (original and revised versions); No. 2 in C minor, Op. 66 Van Baerle Trio CC72662 (two Hybrid SACDs)

Piazzolla ‘Tango!’: Escualo. Invierno Porteña. Tristezas de un Doble A. Contrabajisimo. Oblivion. Libertango. Tangata. Concierto para Quinteto. Verano Porteña. Michelangelo ’70. Tanti anni prima Isabelle Van Keulen Ensemble CC72660

Chandos Records

Bart. Bock. Forrest. Loewe. Mercer. Porter. Rodgers et al ‘Simon Keenlyside – Something’s Gotta Give’: Music from classic Broadway and Hollywood musicals Keenlyside; Strallen; BBC Concert Orch/Abell CHAN10838

Fauré. Lekeu. Ravel Violin Sonata No. 1 in A, Op. 13. Violin Sonata in G. Sonata Movement for Violin and Piano in A minor Little; Roscoe CHAN10812

Panufnik, A. Panufnik, R. ‘Messages – Chamber Music for Strings’: String Quartets – No. 1; No. 2, ‘Messages’; No. 3, ‘Wycinanki’. Song to the Virgin Mary. Memories of My Father. Modlitwa Smissen; May; Brodsky Quartet CHAN10839

Szymanowski Symphonies – No. 1 in F minor, Op. 15; No. 3, Op. 27, ‘The Song of the Night’. Love Songs of Hafiz, Op. 26 Johnson; BBC Symphony Chor and Orch/Gardner CHSA5143 (Hybrid SACD)

Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker, Op. 71 Bergen PO/Järvi, N. CHSA5144 (Hybrid SACD)

Choir of King’s College, The, Cambridge

Various composers ‘Favourite Carols from King’s’ Banwell; Ch of King’s College, Cambridge/Cleobury KGS0008 (DVD-V); KGS0007 (CD)

Clarinet Classics

Horovitz ‘Joseph Horovitz – The Essential Collection’: Two Majorcan Pieces. Sonatina. Diversions. Arabesque. Concertino (after Schubert). Concertante. Paganini Variations. Jazz Suite Soames Samek; Bell; Bingham String Quartet; ReedPlay CC0060

Concerto Classics

Menotti ‘The Telephone, ou l’Amour à Trois’: Trio for Violin, Clarinet and Piano. Il Telefono, ou l’Amour à Trois. Poemetti per Maria Rosa Forte; Camastra; Carminati; Ferrario; Ricci; Sollini 2087

Continuo Classics

Marcello, B. Sonatas for Flute and Continuo, Op. 2 – Nos. 1, 2, 5, 8, 10 and 12 Ensemble Musica Antiqua Mediterranea CC777.704

Probst ‘Bal[l]ades – Un itinéraire musical 1972-2012’, inc. the documentary ‘L’Ile de lumière’ by Laura Beldiman and Jean-Philippe Raymond and a monograph on the composer during his 40 year career Probst et al CC777.710 (CD + DVD-V)

Convivium Records

Allain. Bednall. Duggan. Ferko. L’Estrange. Mawby. McDowall. Pott ‘A Multitude of Voices – WWI Centenary in Choral Song’, inc. Allain’s ‘Pain’, Duggan’s ‘The Empty Page’, L’Estrange’s ‘Rain’, McDowall’s ‘Standing as I do before God’ and Pott’s ‘Sentinel’ Fairbairn; Fournier Trio; Sospiri/Watson CR026

Plainsong ‘The Echo of Angels’: A snapshot at how plainsong is used at Portsmouth Cathedral, from the simplest of Psalms sung at Evensong or a great hymn marking a major Feast Day, such as ‘Veni Creator’ for Pentecost Portsmouth Cathedral Ch; Wynne; Hancock; Wallace/Price CR025

Coro

Casciolini. Firsova. Korvits. Martin. Scarlatti, D. ‘Spirit, Strength and Sorrow – Settings of Stabat mater’ The Sixteen/
Christophers COR16127

Monteverdi Vespers (1610) Davidson; Mobbs; Berridge; Budd; Dobell; Davies, B.; Dougan; The Sixteen/Christophers COR16126 (two CDs)

CPO

Diepenbrock ‘Orchestral Songs’: Hymne an die Nacht. Der König in Thule. Es war ein alter König. Im grossen Schweigen. En sourdine. Hymne für Orchester Begemann; Sinfonieorch St Gallen/Tausk 777 836-2

Glass, L. ‘Complete Symphonies, Vol. 1’: Symphony No. 3 in D, Op. 30, ‘Waldsymphonie’. Sommerleben, Op. 27 Staatsorch Rheinische Philharmonie/Raiskin 777 525-2

Gounod Symphonies – No. 1 in D; No. 2 in E flat; No. 3 in C (fragment) Orch della Svizzera Italiana/Caetani 777 863-2

Haydn, M. ‘Complete Wind Conncertos, Vol. 2’: Concertino for Horn in D. Concertino for Flute in D. Concertino for Trombone in F. Concertino for Trumpet in C. Concertino for Horn and Trombone in D. Concertino for Bassoon in B flat. Romanze for Horn in A flat Brunmayr-Tutz; Hinterholzer; Landlinger; Salvenmoser; Kurabayashi; Salzburger Hofmusik/Brunner 777 538-2

Hertel ‘Jauchzet dem Herrn alle Welt – Sacred Works’: Die ihr das Glück genießet – Sinfonia. Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ. Ich halte dich und will dich nicht lassen. Freuet euch, daß eure Nahmen im Himmel geschrieben sind. Jauchzet dem Herrn alle Welt, etc. Hübner; Weller; NDR Chor; Mecklenburgisches Barockorch; Herzogliche Hofkapelle/Moesus 777 732-2

Keiser Pomona Hirsch; Sandmann; Vermeulen; Harer; Podger; Schoch; Kobow; Spogis; Gottschick; Capella Orlandi Bremen/Ihlenfeld 777 659-2 (two CDs)

Schubert Piano Sonata No. 20 in A, D959. Six Moments musicaux, D780 Korstick 777 766-2 (two CDs)

Dacapo Records

Koppel, A. Marimba Concertos – No. 1; No. 2; No. 3, ‘Linzer’; No. 4, ‘In Memory of Things Transient’. P.S. to a Concerto Bednarska; Aalborg SO/Christensen 6.220595 (Hybrid SACD)

Langgaard ‘String Quartets, Vol. 3’: String Quartets – No. 1, BVN68; No. 5, BVN189. String Quartet Movement, BVN408, ‘Italian Scherzo’ Nightingale String Quartet 6.220577 (Hybrid SACD)

Traditional ‘Wood Works’: The Danish String Quartet’s favourite melodies from Nordic folk music Danish String Quartet DAC-LP001 (180g vinyl LP)

Decca Eloquence

Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Bliss. Handel. Purcell. Walton et al ‘Music of the Monarchs’ Various artists 482 0176 (four CDs)

Bellini Norma Souliotis; Cossotto; Del Monaco; Cava; Cesarini; Tavolaccini et al; Coro e Orch dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia/Varviso (1967) 480 7277 (two CDs)

Janáček. Suk String Quartets – No. 1, JW VII/8, ‘The Kreutzer Sonata’; No. 2, JW VII/13, ‘Intimate Letters’. String Quartet No. 1 in B flat, Op. 11 Gabrieli String Quartet (1977); Musikverein Quartet (1977-78) 480 7407

Mozart Divertimento in E flat, K563. Duos for Violin and Viola – K423 in G; K424 in B flat Küchl; Staar; Bartolomey (1980); Oistrakh, I.; Oistrakh, D. (1963); Küchl; Staar (1980) 480 7404

Mozart Quintet for Piano, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon in E flat, K452. Piano Quartets – No. 1 in G minor, K478; No. 2 in E flat, K493 Schiff; Holliger; Schmid; Vlatkovic; Thunemann (1994); Previn; Musikverein Quartet (1981) 480 7405

Smetana String Quartets – No. 1 in E minor, T116, ‘From my life’; No. 2 in D minor, T131 Gabrieli String Quartet 480 7408

Delos Music

Babadjanian. Vasks Piano Trio. Episodi e Canto Perpetuo Potch Trio DE3420

Dello Joio. Gregorio. Lauridsen. Muehleisen. Rickelton. Warland. Whitacre ‘American Voices’, inc. Dello Joio’s ‘Song of the Open Road’, Lauridsen’s ‘Chanson Éloignée’, Rickelton’s ‘Pentecost’ and Whitacre’s ‘Water Night’ John Alexander Singers/Alexander DE3473

Delphian Records

Anderson. Benjamin. Dutilleux. Messiaen. Murail. Ravel. Sculthorpe. Stockhausen. Takemitsu. Young ‘La Fauvette Passerinette’, inc. Benjamin’s ‘Fantasy on Iambic Rhythm’, Dutilleux’s ‘D’ombre et de silence’, Messiaen’s ‘La fauvette passerinette’, Murail’s ‘Cloches d’’adieu, et un sourire … ’ and Stockhausen’s ‘Klavierstücke VIII’ Hill DCD34141

Chopin ‘Wilde plays … ’: Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35. Fantaisie in F minor, Op. 49. Two Nocturnes, Op. 27. Polonaise in A flat, Op. 53. Prelude in D flat, Op. 28 No. 15, etc. Wilde DCD34138

Deutsche Grammophon Eloquence

Bartók. Brahms. Mozart. Mussorgsky. Schubert. Strauss, R. Wolf ‘The Art of Irmgard Seefried – Vol. 3: Lieder’, inc. Brahms’s ‘Dein blaues Auge hält so still, Op. 59 No. 8’, Mozart’s ‘Das Veilchen, K476’, ‘An Chloe, K524’ and ‘Abendempfindung, K523’, Schubert’s ‘Auf dem Wasser zu singen, D774’ and Strauss’s ‘Ständchen, Op. 17 No. 2’ Seefried et al (1953-57) 480 7229

Beethoven. Bizet. Handel. Mozart. Respighi ‘The Art of Irmgard Seefried – Vol. 1: Arias’, inc. arias from ‘Fidelio’, ‘Carmen’, ‘Giulio Cesare in Egitto’, ‘Il re pastore’ and ‘Le nozze di Figaro’ and Respighi’s ‘Il Tramonto’ Seefried et al (1952-60) 480 7227

Lortzing. Mozart. Strauss, R. Thomas. Weber ‘The Art of Irmgard Seefried – Vol. 2: Arias’, inc. arias from ‘Der Wildschütz’, ‘Così fan tutte’, ‘Der Rosenkavalier’, ‘Mignon’ and ‘Der Freischütz’ Seefried et al (1958-65) 480 7228

Divine Art

Anoymous. Bach, J. C. Bach, J. S. Fischer. Handel. Krieger, J. Krieger, J. P. Kuhnau. Marchand. Merula. Ritter. Zachow ‘The Harmonious Thuringian – Music from the early years of Bach and Handel’, inc. J. S. Bach’s ‘Toccata and Fugue in E minor, BWV914’ and ‘Fantasia in G minor, BWV917’, Handel’s ‘Keyboard Suite in E, BWV430’, Johann Philipp Krieger’s ‘Passacaglia in D minor’ and Zachow’s ‘Nun komm, der Heiland Heiland’ Charlston dda25122

Chopin. Szymanowska. Szymanowski ‘Three Generations of Mazurkas’: Five Mazurkas, Op. 7. Four Mazurkas, Op. 17. 24 Mazurkas. Mazurkas, Op. 50 – excerpts Kostritsa dda25123

Cooman ‘In Beauty Walking – orchestral music by Carson Cooman’: In Beauty Walking. Sinfonia concertante. Symphony of Light. Three Folk Fantasies Crane; Trevor, C.; Bohuslav Martinů PO/Trevor, K. dda25117

Ellis ‘Concert Music’: Vale Royal Suite. Diversions. Concert Music. September Threnody. Celebrations. Solus Various artists dda25119

Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherazade, Op. 35. Antar, Op. 9. Neapolitan Sonsg, Op. 63 Goldstone and Clemmow dda25118

Divine Art Diversions

Chopin. Franck. Hindemith ‘Alicja Fiderkiewicz plays piano music by … ’: Barcarolle in F sharp, Op. 60. Impromptus – No, 2 in F sharp, Op. 36; No. 3 in G flat, Op. 51. Prélude, Choral et Fugue, M21. Piano Sonata No. 3 in B flat Fiderkiewicz (Manchester, 2004) ddv24159

Chopin. Szymanowski ‘Alicja Fiderkiewicz plays piano music by … ’: Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52. Polonaise in C sharp minor, Op. 40 No. 2. Etude in A flat, Op. 25 No. 1. Two Nocturnes, Op. 55. Masques, Op. 34. Preludes, Op. 1 – Nos. 1, 2, 5 and 7. Four Polish Dances, Op. 47 – Krakowiak Fiderkiewicz (Manchester, 2005) ddv24160

Schumann ‘Alicja Fiderkiewicz plays piano music by … ’: Piano Sonata No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 11. Humoreske in B flat, Op. 20. Romance in F sharp, Op. 28 No. 2 Fiderkiewicz (Manchester, 2007) ddv24158

Documents

Beethoven. Chopin. Debussy. Fauré. Franck. Haydn. Liszt. Ravel. Schubert. Schumann ‘Alfred Cortot – The Piano Works’ Cortot et al 600175 (ten CDs)

Various composers ‘Classical Music at the Fireplace’ Various artists 600118 (ten CDs)

Dolce Volta, La

Schubert Piano Sonata in A, D959. Rondo in A, D951. Allegro in A minor, D947, ‘Lebensstürme’. Fantasy in F minor, D940 Cassard; Pescia LDV15

ECM New Series

Anonymous. Cornysh. Lambe. Plummer. Sheryngham ‘Transeamus’: English Carols and Motets from 15th-century England, inc. Cornysh’s ‘Ave Maria, mater Dei’, Lambe’s ‘Stella Caeli’, Plummer’s ‘O pulcherrima mulierum’ and Sheryngham’s ‘Ah, gentle Jesu’ Hilliard Ensemble 481 1106

Bjørnstad A Passion for John Donne Bjørnstad; Kornstad; Mistereggen; Oslo Chamber Ch/Nystedt 379 5985

Gourzi ‘Music for Piano and String Quartet’: Eine kleine Geschichte, Op. 25. P-ILION. Aiolos Wind, Op. 41. Israel, Op. 19. noch fürcht’ ich, Op. 8. Vibrato 1, Op. 38 No. 1. Klavierst’cke I-V, Op. 24. Vibrato 2, Op. 38 No. 2 Ramou; Ensemble Coriolis 481 0988

Gregorian Chant (with elaborations) ‘Officium’: An audiophile edition, exactly 20 years after the release of the CD Garbarek; Hilliard Ensemble 481 1085 (two 180g vinyl LPs)

Moore ‘Dances and Canons’: Spin Bird. Stories for Ocean Shells. The Body is an Ear. Canon. Zomer. Joy. Sensitive Spot Lankhoorn 481 0963

EuroArts

Bellini I Capuleti e i Montecchi (stage direction: Vincent Boussard) DiDonato; Cabell; Pirgu; Owens; Ao Li et al; San Francisco Opera/Frizza (San Francisco, 2012) 2059664 (Blu-ray disc); 2059668 (two DVD-Vs)

Britten. Shostakovich Sinfonietta, Op. 1. Cello Concerto No. 1 in E flat, Op. 107. Symphony No. 1 in F minor, Op. 10 Isserlis; Mahler Chamber Orch/Currentzis (Brurxelles, 2013) 2059814 (Blu-ray disc); 2059818 (DVD-V)

Various composers ‘Martha Argerich – Evening Talks’: A film by Georges Gachot Argerich et al 3073424 (Blu-ray disc)

Various composers ‘The Bruno Monsaingeon Edition, Vol. 2 – Yehudi Menuhin’: documentary, conversation and performance Menuhin et al 2075014 (four Blu-ray discs); 2075018 (eight DVD-Vs)

Verdi Falstaff (stage direction: Damiano Michieletto) Maestri; Cedolins; Cavalletti; Buratto; Camarena; Kulmann et al; Wiener Philharmoniker/Mehta (Salzburg, 2013) 2072714 (Blu-ray disc); 2072718 (DVD-V)

Wagner Das Ring des Nibelungen (stage direction: Joachim Schlömer; Christoph Nel; Jossi Wieler/Sergio Morabito; Peter Konwitschny) Denoke; DeVol; Gasteen; Gambill; Rootering; Schöne; West et al; Staatsoper Stuttgart; Staatsorch Stuttgart/Zagrosek (Stuttgart, 2002-03) 2057364 (four Blu-ray discs)

Evidence Classics

Schubert Piano Quintet in A, D667, ‘Die Forelle’. Sonatina in D, D384 (arr. Starker). Song transcriptions Ivanov; Muthelet; Gaillard; Logerot; Bardin EVCD003

Farao Classics

Brahms. Franck. Grieg Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108. Violin Sonata in A, M8. Violin Sonata No. 3 in C minor, Op. 45 Wolf; Riem B108085

Flora, Label

Gabrieli ‘Venise sur Garonne’: Canzoni Les Sacqueboutiers de Toulouse/Canihac; Canguilhem FLO3314

FRA Musica

Hahn Ciboulette (stage direction: Michel Fau) Fuchs; Lapointe; Behr; Accentus; Orch Symphonique de l’Opéra de Toulon/Equilbey FRA509 (Blu-ray disc); FRA009 (two DVD-Vs)

Fresh! from Reference Recordings

Flaherty. Matheson. Schoenberg, Adam. Yates ‘Women at the New Piano – American Music of 2013’: Airdancing. Part Suite-a. Cretic Variations. Picture Etudes. Finger Songs Shpachenko FR-711

Genuin Classics

Bach, J. S. Keyboard Concertos, BWV1052-58 Kronenberg; Zürcher Kammerorch GEN14323 (two CDs)

Brahms. Hartke. Piazzolla ‘The Arrival of Night’: Piano Quartet No. 3 in C minor, Op. 60. The King of the Sun. Three Devil Pieces (arr. Raptis) Moser; Flex Ensemble GEN14325

Haußmann. Koblenz. Lassus. Schlünz ‘Sibylla – Renaissance Music and New Music’: an der Stimme gekannt. Around. Prophetiae Sibyllarum. Neun Gesänge Wessel; Mixtura GEN14299

Schubert ‘Late Piano Works’: Piano Sonata in B flat, D960. Four Impromptus, D899. Allegretto in C minor, D915 Ejiri GEN14327

Glossa Platinum

Anonymous ‘Villard de Honnecourt – Métier, memories and travels of a 13th-century cathedral builder, Vol. 3: Motets – Music from Northern France: the Cambrai manuscript A410’ Graindelavoix/Schmelzer GCDP32109

Dufay ‘The Masses for 1453’: Missa ‘Se la face ay pale’. Missa ‘L’Homme armé’ Cantica Symphonia/Maletto GCDP31907

Gramola

Allegri ‘Miserere’: Miserere mei Deus (arr. for saxophone and three choirs a cappella by Vladimir Ivanoff) Krenn; Chorus sine nomine/Hiemetsberger 99027

Arlen ‘Die letzte Blaue’: Monotypes. Mementos. Die letzte Blaue. Arbeit Macht Frei, etc. Wunkowski; Hope; Nelsen; Immler 98996 (two CDs)

Bach, C. P. E. Gluck. Schubert ‘Klopstock Lieder’ Holzmair; Steger; Brunner 99037

Berg. Brahms. Braunfels. Cornelius. Courvoisier. Draeseke. Liszt. Matthiesen. Pfitzner. Schillings. Schoeck. Schumann. Wolf ‘Hebbel Lieder’: Settings of texts by Friedrich Hebbel Bästlein; El Mouissi 98999

Brahms. Haydn. Wally ‘Mosaïque’: Piano Trio No. 3 in C, Op. 101. Piano Trio in C minor, Hob. XV/13. Caprice (VI) mosaïque for Piano Trio Trio Frühstück 99049

Czerny. Haydn. Pleyel. Werner String Quartet in D minor. String Quartet in F minor, Hob. III/61 (Op. 55 No. 2). String Quartet in G minor, Op. 2 No. 3. Fugue No. 4 in C minor Haydn Quartett 99047

Geisselbrecht. Mozart. Strauss, R. Die Waffen nieder!. Clarinet Concerto in A, K622. Metamorphosen, TrV290 Schorn; Holzmair; Academia Allegro Vivo/Khadem-Missagh 99041

Schubert Wanderer-Fantasie, D760. Piano Sonata No. 14 in C, D840, ‘Reliquie’ Badura-Skoda 99031

Grand Piano

Maček ‘Complete Piano Music’: Sonatina for Piano. Theme and Variations. Improvisation. Intermezzo. Prelude and Toccata. Sonata for Piano. Sonata for Violin and Piano Filipec; Mazzon GP681

Hallé

Matthews, C. Aftertones. Crossing the Alps. No Man’s Land Bostridge; Williams; Hallé Ch; Hallé Youth Ch; Hallé/Collon; Wilberforce CDHLL7538

Hänssler Classic

Bartók String Quartets – No. 1, BB52; No. 5, BB110 Meta4 CD98.036

Bruckner ‘Paul Hindemith conducts … ’: Symphony No. 7 in E Radio-Sinfonieorch Stuttgart des SWR/Hindemtih CD94.222

Godowsky. Moscheles. Weber ‘Hommage à Weber’: Kontrapunktische Paraphrase über ‘Aufforderung zum Tanz’. Hommage à Weber, Op. 103. Piano Concerto No. 2 in E flat, J155. Ouvertüre zu ‘Abu Hassan, J106’. Huit Pièces, J236, 242, 248, 253–4, 264–6, etc. Duo d’Accord CD93.324 (two CDs)

Hindemith. Prokofiev. Rautavaara ‘János Starker plays … ’: Cello Concerto. Sinfonia concertante in E minor, Op. 125. Cello Concerto No. 1, Op. 41 Starker; Radio-Sinfonieorch Stuttgart des SWR; SWR Sinfonieorch Baden Baden und Freiburg/von Lukacsy; Bour; Blomstedt CD94.227

Ravel ‘Orchestral Works, Vol. 2’: Ma mère l’oye. Pavane pour une infante défunte. Une barque sur l’océan. Menuet antique. Fanfare (pour ‘L’éventail de Jeanne’). Shéhérazade. Ouverture de féerie Radio-Sinfonieorch Stuttgart des SWR/Denève CD93.325

Harmonia Mundi

Bach, J. C. Barry. Cowell. Ó Cearbhaill. Ó Gallobhair. Plainchant. Read. Stevenson ‘Carols from the Old and New Worlds, Vol. 3’, inc. J. C. Bach’s ‘Merk auf, mein Herz’, Cowell’s ‘Sweet was the song the Virgin sung’, Ó Gallobhair’s ‘An Teitheadh go héigipt’ and Stevenson’s ‘If angels sung a Savior’s birth’ Chamber Ch Ireland; Caulfield/Hillier HMU807610 (Hybrid SACD)

Britten. Mathias. Mendelssohn. Praetorius. Ross. Rutter. Schoenberg. Swayne. Tavener. Webern et al ‘Lux de caelo – Music for Christmas’, inc. Britten’s ‘A boy was born’, Mendelssohn’s ‘Frohlocket ihr Völker auf Erden, Op. 79 No. 1’, Ross’s ‘Lullay, my liking’ and Schoenberg’s ‘Friede auf Erden’ Ch of Clare College, Cambridge; Dmitri Ensemble/Ross HMU907615

Fauré. Pierné Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 120. Piano Trio, Op. 45 Trio Wanderer HMC902192

Mendelssohn ‘Lieder ohne Worte’: Andante con variazioni, Op. 82. Lieder ohne Worte, Opp. 19/1, 19/6, 30/6, 38/6, 53/1, 53/3, 62/5, 67/1-3, 67/6, 85/4, 102/1, 102/4 and 102/6. Rondo capriccioso, Op. 14. Variations sérieuses, Op. 54, etc. Perianes HMC902195

Schubert ‘Mathias Goerne Schubert Edition, Vol. 9’: Winterreise, D911 Goerne; Eschenbach HMC902107

Schumann Abegg-Variationen, Op. 1. Fantasiestücke, Op. 12. Thema and Variations, WoO24, ‘Geistervariationen’. Fantasiestücke, Op. 111 Staier (1837 Érard piano) HMC902171

Heresy Records

Traditional et al ‘The Wexford Carols’: Ireland’s greatest Christmas music in a recording that blends a diversity of folk styles including traditional Irish, Americana, Blues and Gospel O’Leary; Jones, T.; Cash, R.; Giddens et al Heresy016

Heritage Records

Crosse. Dickinson. Dodgson. Howells. Jacob ‘English Music for Oboe’: Variations for Oboe and Cello, ‘Little Epiphany’. Four Duos for Oboe and Cello. Quartet for Oboe and String Trio. Oboe Sonata. Seven Bagatelles for Solo Oboe Francis; de Saram; Dickinson; Tagore String Trio HTGCD275

Dickinson ‘Three Concertos’: Piano Concerto. Violin Concerto. Organ Concerto. Merseyside Echoes Shelley; Hanslip; Bate; BBC SO/Atherton; BBC National Orch of Wales/
Rundell HTGCD276

Hubro

Clementi, A. Nordheim. Sciarrino ‘Vagabonde Blu’: Eines kleines … . Flashing. Vagabonde Blu Haltli HUBROCD2546

Hyperion Helios

Alfvén. Becucci. Gounod. Jessel. Halvorsen. Hellmesberger. Heykens. Lehár. Lincke. Padilla. Petrás. Pierné. Strauss, J. I. Waldteufel. Weinberger ‘European Light Music Classics’, inc. Becucci’s ‘Tesoro mio!’, Halvorsen’s ‘Bojarenes inntogsmarsj’, Heykens’s ‘Ständchen’, Petrás’s ‘Mondnacht auf der Alster’ and Waldteufel’s ‘Les patineurs’ New London Orch/Corp CDH55477

Palestrina Missa ‘Hodie Christus natus est’. Alma redemptoris mater a 8. Canite tuba. Deus tu conversus. Hodie Christus natus est. O magnum mysterium. Tui sunt caeli. O admirabile commercium. Christe redemptor omnium. Magnificat primi toni Westminster Cathedral Ch/Baker CDH55367

Hyperion Records

Bach, J. S. Mass in B minor, BWV232 Teuscher; Winland; Mead; Boden; Davies; Arcangelo/Cohen CDA68051/2 (two CDs)

Bennett. Bliss. Britten. Dyson. Elgar. Gardner. Howells. Jackson, G. MacMillan. Rose. Vaughan Williams ‘Hymns to Saint Cecilia’, inc. Bliss’s ‘Sing, mortals!’, Dyson’s ‘Live for ever, glorious Lord’, Gardner’s ‘A Song for St Cecilia’s Day, Op. 119’, Jackson’s ‘La musique’ and Rose’s ‘Feast Song for St Cecilia’ Lott; Ch of Royal Holloway/Gough CDA68047

Brumel Missa de beata vergine. Nato canunt omnia. Beata es, Maria. Lauda Sion salvatorem. Ave caelorum domina Brabant Ensemble/Rice CDA68065

Debussy Images. Préludes, deuxième livre Hamelin CDA67920

Rameau ‘Pièces de Clavecin’: Suites – No. 1 in A minor; No. 2 in A minor. La Dauphine. Suite in D. Menuet en rondeau in C. Suite in E minor. Les petits marteaux. Suite in G minor Esfahani CDA68071/2 (two CDs)

Schumann Novelletten, Op. 21. Nachtstücke, Op. 23 Driver CDA67983

Klanglogo

Chopin. Fauré. Schubert ‘Impromptus’ Lis KL1511

Mahler Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen. Kindertotenlieder Laske; Louis KL1512

Linn Records

Byrd. Ferrabosco. Parsons. Tallis ‘Four Temperaments’ Phantasm BKD487

Gibbons ‘Consorts for Viols’ Phantasm BKD486

MacMilllan ‘Tenebrae – New Choral Music by James MacMilan’: Strathclyde Motets. Introit: Give Me Justice. Missa brevis. Tenebrae Responsories Cappella Nova/Tavener BKD301

Reich ‘Counterpoint – Kuniko plays Reich’: Six Marimbas Counterpoint. New York Counterpoint. Vermont Counterpoint (all arr. Kato) Kato CKH485 (180g vinyl LP)

London Philharmonic Orchestra

Brahms Symphonies – No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68; No. 2 in D, Op. 73; No. 3 in F, Op. 90; No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98 LPO/Jurowski LPO-LP906 (four vinyl LPs)

Poulenc. Saint-Saëns Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor, FP93. Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, ‘Organ Symphony’ O’Donnell; LPO/Nézet-Séguin LPO-0081

Shostakovich Symphonies – No. 6 in B minor, Op. 54; No. 14, Op. 135 Monogarova; Leiferkus; LPO/Jurowski LPO-0080

LSO Live

Bartók. Tchaikovsky Divertimento for Strings, BB118. Serenade for Strings in C, Op. 48 LSO String Ensemble/Simovic LSO0752 (Hybrid SACD)

Lyrita Recorded Edition

Bush, G. ‘Songs’: Four Songs from Herrick’s ‘Hesperides’. Seven Greek Love Songs. Five Spring Songs. Stevie Smith Songs. Three Songs of Ben Jonson Wallfisch, S.; Rushton SRCD343

Reizenstein ‘Piano Music’: Suite, Op. 6. Scherzo in A, Op. 20. Piano Sonatas – No. 1 in B, Op. 19; No. 2 in A flat, Op. 40. Variations on ‘The Lambeth Walk’. Zodiac, Op. 41. Scherzo fantastique, Op. 26. 12 Preludes and Fugues, Op. 32, etc. Jones SRCD2342 (three CDs)

Melba Recordings

Gál. Krenek ‘Voices in the Wilderness’: Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 101. Suite for Viola and Piano, Op. 102a. Impromptu for Viola and Piano. Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 117. Sonata for Solo Viola, Op. 92 No. 3 Benedict; Young MR301145

Mahler Symphony No. 2 in C minor, ‘Resurrection’ (arr. for two pianos, four hands) Cutting; Turner; Emmerson; Kelly MR301144

Melodiya

Bach, J. S. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D, BWV1050. Concerto for Two Harpsichords in C, BWV1061. Partita No. 1 in B flat, BWV825. Prelude in B minor, BWV855 (ed. Siloti). Prelude and Fugue in D, BWV532 (transcr. Busoni) Gilels, Emil; Zak; Gilels, Elizaveta; Kharkovsky; USSR State SO/Kondrashin (1948-68) MELCD1002224

Brahms. Lanner. Schubert. Schumann ‘Piano Duet’: Hungarian Dances, WoO1 – No. 1 in G minor; No. 4 in F minor; No. 13 in D; No. 17 in F sharp minor; No. 19 in B minor. Waltzes, Op. 115, ‘Hymens Feierklänge’. Four Polonaises, D599. Fantasia in F minor, D940. Fantastic Fairy Tale, Op. 85 No. 11, etc. Bakhchiev; Sorokina (1974-90) MELCD1002197

Jolivet ‘Selected Works’: Concerto for Flute and Strings. Cello Concerto No. 2. Piano Concerto. Symphony No. 1. Five Ritual Dances. Rhapsody for Seven Moscow Radio SO/Jolivet; Musaelyan; Sokolov; Popov; Volodin; Khersonsky; Komachkov; Snegirev/
Polyansky (1966; 1982) MELCD1002215 (two CDs)

Mahler Symphony No. 2 in C minor, ‘Resurrection’ Gorokhovskaya; Ch and SO of Leningrad State Academic Kirov Opera and Ballet Theatre/Temirkanov (1980) MELCD1002253 (two CDs)

Myaskovsky. Prokofiev. Rachmaninov. Tchaikovsky ‘Hibla Gerzmava – Vocal cycles and romances by Russian composers’, inc. Myaskovsky’s ‘Suite, Op. 7, ‘Madrigal’’, Prokofiev’s ‘Five Poems of Anna Akhmatova, Op. 27’, Rachmaninov’s ‘Six Romances, Op. 38’ and Tchaikovsky’s ‘Cradle Song, Op. 16 No. 1’ and ‘Legend, Op. 54 No. 5’ Gerzmava; Ganelina (2014) MELCD1002289

Myaskovsky ‘Selected Symphonies’: Symphonies – No. 16 in F, Op. 39; No. 17 in G sharp minor, Op. 41; No. 21 in F sharp minor, Op. 51; No. 22 in B minor, Op. 54; No. 25 in D flat, Op. 69; No. 27 in C minor, Op. 85 USSR State SO/Svetlanov (1980-92) MELCD1002268 (three CDs)

Melodiya Limited Editions

Brahms. Schubert ‘David Oistrakh, Vol. 2’: Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108. Violin Sonata in A, D574 Oistrakh; Richter (1968) MELLP0044 (vinyl LP)

Memory Lane Records

Various composers ‘We Will Remember Them – Honouring the Service and Sacrifice of the Fallen in Music, Poetry and Words’ Various artists GLMY91

Mirare, Disques

Bach, J. S. English Suites, BWV806-11 – Suite No. 2 in A minor, BWV807; Suite No. 6 in D minor, BWV811. Italian Concerto, BWV971. Fantaisie in A minor, BWV944. Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV706. Wer nur den Lieben Gott lässt walten, BWV690, etc. Hantaï, P. Mir251

MN Records

Nyman Symphony No. 11, ‘Hillsborough Memorial’ Rudge; Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Ch; Royal Liverpool PO/Vicent MNRCD136

MSR Classics

Bach, J. S. Pachelbel Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV1080. Canon. Chaconne Harbach (Fisk organs of Downtown United Presbyterian Church, Rochester, New York and Slee Hall at the State University of Buffalo, New York State) MS1442 (two CDs)

Hindemith Piano Sonatas Nos. 1-3. Suite for Piano ‘1992’, Op. 26 Korevaar MS1507

Naïve Classique

Benedict. Beydts. David. Debussy. Longas. Rosenthal. Saint-Saëns ‘Romances & Chants d’Oiseaux’, inc. Benedict’s ‘La gitane et l’oiseau’, Beydts’s ‘La colombe poignardée’, David’s ‘Air de Lora’, Debussy’s ‘Pierrot’ and ‘Nuit d’étoiles’, Longas’s ‘Le Rossignol et l’Empereur’, Rosenthal’s ‘Petit air’ and Saint-Saëns’s ‘Le rossignol et la rose’ Vidal; Manoff; Bernold V5396

Naxos

Adam. Britten. Gauntlett. Kirkpatrick. Mouton. Praetorius. Rutter. Sirett. Skempton. Tavener. Thompson. Traditional. Young ‘The Wonder of Christmas’: A Christmas album Elora Festival Singers; Bloss/Edison 8.573421

Allegri. MacMillan. Malipiero. Pizzetti. Puccini ‘De Profundis’, inc. Allegri’s ‘Miserere mei Deus’, MacMillan’s ‘Miserere’, Malipiero’s ‘De profundis’, Pizzetti’s ‘Messa di requiem’ and Puccini’s ‘Requiem’ Vasari Singers/Backhouse 8.573196

Bacewicz Symphony for String Orchestra. Concerto for String Orchestra. Piano Quintet No. 1 Kupiec; Capella Bydgostiensis/Smolij 8.573229

Berlioz. Bizet. Delibes. Donizetti. Fibich. Glazunov. Handel. Korngold. Mahler. Mascagni. Minkus. Prokofiev. Steiner. Strauss. Tchaikovsky. Wagner et al ‘Love and Passion in Music’ Various artists 8.578289-90 (two CDs)

Butterworth. Finzi. Gurney. Vaughan Williams ‘Flowers of the Field’: A Shropshire Lad. Requiem da Camera. The Trumpet. An Oxford Elegy Irons; Williams; City of London Ch; London Mozart Players/Davan Wetton 8.573426

Devienne ‘Flute Concertos, Vol. 1’: Flute Concertos – No. 1 in D; No. 2 in D; No. 3 in G; No. 4 in G Gallois; Swedish Chamber Orch 8.573230

Dohnányi Piano Quintets – No. 1 in C minor, Op. 1; No. 2 in E flat minor, Op. 26 Wallisch; Ensõ String Quartet 8.570572

Dukas Symphony in C. L’apprenti sorcier. La péri RTÉ National Orch/Tingaud 8.573296

Dvořák Requiem, B165 Libor; Wolak; Kirch; Monarcha; Warsaw Philharmonic Ch and Orch/Wit 8.572874-75 (two CDs)

Haydn Die sieben letzten Worte unseres Erlösers am Kreuze, Hob. III/50-56 (keyboard version) Jandó 8.573313

Hill ‘String Quartets, Vol. 5’: String Quartets – No. 12 in E; No. 13 in E flat; No. 14 in B minor Dominion String Quartet 8.573267

Kreisler ‘Henning Kraggerud plays … ’ Kraggerud; Oslo Camerata 2.110353 (DVD-V)

Lokumbe Can You Hear God Crying? – A Spiritatorio Chandler-Eteme; Dixon; Sakhk; Holloway; Waller; Celebration Ch; Music Liberation Orch; Chamber Orch of Philadelphia/
Brossé 2.110357 (DVD-V)

Lyatoshynsky ‘Symphonies, Vol. 1’: Symphony No. 1 in A, Op. 2. Grazhyna, Op. 58 Ukrainian State SO/Kuchar 8.555578

Lyatoshynsky ‘Symphonies, Vol. 2’: Symphonies – No. 2, Op. 26; No. 3 in B minor, Op. 50 Ukrainian State SO/Kuchar 8.555579

Lyatoshynsky ‘Symphonies, Vol. 3’: Symphonies – No. 4 in B flat minor, Op. 63; No. 5 in C, Op. 67, ‘Slavonic’ Ukrainian State SO/Kuchar 8.555580

Pick-Mangiagalli. Respighi Violin Sonata in B minor, Op. 8. A Coralline. Adagio di G. B. Grazioli sulla IV corda. Sirventese. Violin Sonata in B minor, P110 Bernecoli; Bianchi 8.573130

Stankovych Symphonies – No. 1, ‘Sinfonia Larga’; No. 2, ‘Heroic’; No. 4, ‘Sinfonia Lirica’ National SO of Ukraine/Kuchar 8.555741

Verdi Otello Smith; Angeletti; Catana; Dámaso; Esteve; Nogales; Mõisnik; Dries; Sánchez et al; Orfeón Donostiarra; Los Peques del León de Oro; Oviedo Filarmonia/Haider 8.660357-58 (two CDs)

Villa-Lobos Symphony No. 10, A511, ‘Ameríndia’ Neiva; Javan; São Paulo Symphony Ch and Orch/Karabtchevsky 8.573234

Naxos American Classics

Paulus Three Places of Enlightenment. Veil of Tears. Grand Concerto for Organ and Orchestra Laube; Nashville Symphony/Guerrero 8.559740

Naxos Canadian Classics

Hétu ‘Complete Chamber Works for Strings’: String Quartets – No. 1, Op. 19; No. 2, Op. 50. Sérénade, Op. 45. Sextet, Op. 71. Scherzo, Op. 54. Adagio and Rondo, Op. 3 No. 1a Dann; Carr; Hutchins; New Orford String Quartet 8.573395

Naxos Spanish Classics

Albéniz ‘Piano Music, Vol. 6’: España, B37. Deseo, B6. Zortzico, B43. Yvonne en visite!, B48 Sacristán 8.573295

Newton Classics

Haydn Die sieben letzten Worte unseres Erlösers am Kreuze, Hob. III/50-56 Guarnieri Quartet 8802177

Nimbus Alliance

Blackford. Saint-Saëns ‘The Great Animal Orchestra’: Symphony for Orchestra and Wild Soundscapes. Le carnaval des animaux (orch. Blackford) Krausse; BBC National Orch of Wales/Brabbins NI6274

Lebèque. Nivers ‘French Organ Music of the Golden Age, Vol. 4’: Troisième Livre d’Orgue – Trois Noëls; Offertoire sur le chant d’O Filii et Filiae; Deux Elévations; Les cloches. Livre d’orgue (1665) – Suite du premier ton. Offertoire en Fugue et Dialogue. Troisième Livre d’Orgue – Suite du premier ton Ponsford (organ of Auch Cathedral) NI6292

Walton Viola Concerto. Symphony No. 2. Spitfire Prelude and Fugue. Crown Imperial Díaz; New Haven SO/Boughton NI6290

Nimbus Records

Byrd. Esteves. Mathias. Palestrina. Poulenc. Shepperd. Taverner ‘Christmas Music’, inc. Byrd’s ‘Hodie Christus natus est’, Mathias’s ‘Ave Rex: A Carol Sequence, Op. 45’, Poulenc’s ‘Salve regina’ amd Taverner’s ‘Mater Christi sanctissima’ Christ Church Cathedral Ch/Darlington NI7096

NMC Recordings

Bray ‘At the Speed of Stillness’: Fire Burning in Snow. Oneiroi. At the Speed of Stillness. Replay. Yellow Leaves Schaufer; Wood; Booth; Matthews-Owen. Watkins, H.; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group/Knussen; Aldeburgh World Orch/Elder NMCD202

Obsidian Records

Févin. Isaac. Josquin Desprez. La Rue. Mouton ‘The Spy’s Choirbook – Petrus Alamire & the Court of Henry VIII’ Alamire; English Cornett and Sackbut Ensemble/Skinner CD712

Vivaldi ‘The Four Seasons and String Concerti’: Concertos, Op. 8 Nos. 1-4, ‘Le quattro stagioni’. Concertos for Strings – RV124 in D; RV157 in G minor. Violin Concerto in E, RV269 Daniel, H.; Cičic; Pramsohler; Valova; European Union Baroque Orch/Mortensen CCLCD713

Odradek Records

Rachmaninov ‘Complete Piano Works, Vol. 1’: Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 36. Variations on a Theme of Corelli, Op. 42. Moments musicaux, Op. 16. Morceaux de salon, Op. 10. Études-Tableaux, Op. 39 Pizarro ODRCD315 (two CDs)

Oehms Classics

Bach, J. S. Barber. Brahms. Fleury. Guilmant. Malling. Nowowiejski. Peeters ‘Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her – Weihnachtliche Orgelmusik’, inc. Bach’s ‘Nun kommt der Heiden Heiland, BWV599’, Brahms’s ‘Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen, Op. 122 No. 8’, Guilmant’s ‘Cantilène Pastorale, Op. 15’ and Nowowiejski’s ‘Fantasia, Op. 31 No. 3, ‘Christmas in the Ancient Church in Krakow’’ Hartmann (Mühleisen organ of St Bonifaz, Munich) OC865

Bellini. Bernstein. Bizet. Donizetti. Gounod. Leoncavallo. Massenet. Verdi ‘Promessa – Arias from Italian & French Operas’, inc. arias from ‘I Puritani’, ‘Candide’, ‘Carmen’, ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’, ‘Roméo et Juliette’, ‘I pagliacci’, ‘Manon’, ‘La traviata’ and ‘Rigoletto’ Brommer; Augsburger Philharmoniker/
Kaftan OC1808

Berlioz Symphonie fantastique, H48. La Damnation de Faust, H111 – Rákóczi March (both transcr. Albrecht) Albrecht (organ of Lucerne Cultural and Congress Centre) OC692 (Hybrid SACD)

El-Khoury. Leclair. Naregatsi. Rust. Stamitz. Tanguy ‘Time Reflexion’: Arminia, Op. 90. Perpétuel, Op. 83. Sonate à deux violons sans basse, Op. 3 No. 5. Havun-Havun. Sonata No. 2 for Violin Solo. Duo pour violon seul, ‘Divertimento I’. Sonate pour deux violons Siranossian; Lotter; Phillips-Varjabédian; Chatikian OC885

Rachmaninov Symphony No. 1 in D minor, Op. 13. The Rock, Op. 7 Gürzenich-Orch Köln/Kitajenko OC440

Strauss, R. ‘Späte Orchesterwerke’: Concerto for Oboe and Small Orchestra. Metamorphosen, TrV290 Schilli; Symphonieorch des Bayerischen Rundfunks/Jansons OC1802

Various composers ‘Tango Fuego’: Tangos from Finland and Argentina Trio Cayao OC1812

Wagner Götterdämmerung (stage direction: Vera Nemirova) Ryan; Kränzle; Schmeckenbecher; Frank; Bullock; Ulrich; Mahnke et al; Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorch/
Weigle (Frankfurt, 2012) OC998 (two DVD-Vs)

Ondine

Graupner ‘Trio Sonatas’: Trio Sonatas – GWV201; GWV203; GWV207; GWV208; GWV210; GWV217 members of Finnish Baroque Orch ODE1240-2

Mozart ‘Piano Works – Neglected Treasures’: Suite in C, K399. Sonata movement in G minor, K312/K189i/K590d. Prelude and Fugue in C, K394. Andante in F, K616. Allegro in B flat, K400. Ten Variations in G on ‘Unser dummer Pöbel meint’, K455. 12 Variations in C on ‘Ah vous dirai-je, Maman’, K265 Injushina ODE1250-2

Sibelius ‘The Essential Orchestral Favourties with Photo Album’ Kuusisto, P.; Helsinki PO/Segerstam ODE1265-2D (two CDs)

Onyx Classics

Brahms Violin Sonatas – No. 1 in G, Op. 78; No. 2 in A, Op. 100; No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108. Scherzo, WoO2 Dumay; Lortie ONYX4133

Kabalevsky. Prokofiev Cello Concerto No. 2 in C, Op. 77. Novelette. Cello Sonata in C, Op. 119 Elschenbroich; Grynyuk; Limonov; Netherlands PO/Litton ONYX4122

Prokofiev Symphonies – No. 1 in D, Op. 25, ‘Classical’; No. 2 in D minor, Op. 40. Sinfonietta in A, Op. 5. Autumnal Sketch, Op. 8 Bournemouth SO/Karabits ONYX4139

Opening Day Records

Various composers ‘Canadian Brass – The Great Wall of China’: Purple Bamboo Melody. Catching Butterflies While Picking Tea. Dance of Youth. Colourful Clouds Chasing the Moon. Gongxi Gongxi Ni. Limpid Eyes of a Fair Lady. Moonlight Night on the Spring River, etc. Canadian Brass ODR7433

Opus Arte

Adolph. Cymbala. Gershwin. Heggie. Liszt. Rachmaninov. Strauss, R. ‘Rosenblatt Recitals – Angel Blue: Joy Alone’, inc. Adolphe’s ‘Valley Girl in Love’, Cymbala’s ‘He’s been faithful’, Gershwin’s ‘Summertime’, Heggie’s ‘Joy Aone’, Liszt’s ‘O quand je dors’, Rachmaninov’s ‘Vocalise’ and Strauss’s ‘Heimliche Aufforderung’ Blue; Burnside OACD9020D (CD)

Talbot Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (special edition; choreography: Christopher Wheeldon) Cuthbertson; Polunin; Watson; Yanowsky; Macrae et al; The Royal Ballet; Orch of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/
Wordsworth (London, 2011) OA1155SE (DVD-V)

Various composers ‘Darcey Bussell: Darcey’s Ballerina Heroines/A Ballerina’s Life’: The BBC2 documentaries Bussell et al OA1149D (DVD-V)

Verdi ‘Rosenblatt Recitals – Leo Nucci: Kings and Courtiers’, inc. arias from ‘Rigoletto’, ‘Il trovatore’, ‘Nabucco’, ‘Attila’, ‘Il due Foscari’, ‘La traviata’, ‘I vespri siciliani’, ‘Un ballo in maschera’, ‘Don Carlo’ and ‘Macbeth’ Nucci; Italian Opera Chamber Ensemble OACD9026D (CD)

Verdi Aida (stage direction: José Antonio Gutiérrez). La traviata (stage direction: Pier Luigi Pizzi). Rigoletto (stage direction: David McVicar) Armiliato; Fiorillo; Dessì et al/
Martinez (Barcelona, 1994); Amsellem; Bros; Bruson et al/López Cobos (Madrid, 2006); Álvarez; Gavanelli; Schäfer et al/Downes (London, 2000) OA1151BD (five DVD-Vs)

Wagner Parsifal (stage direction: Stephen Langridge) O’Neill; Denoke; Pape; Finley; White; Lloyd et al; Chor and Orch of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Pappano (London, 2014) OABD7159D (two Blu-ray discs); OA1158D (two DVD-Vs)

Orchid Classics

Beamish. Debussy ‘The Seafarer’: The Seafarer. La mer (transcr. Beamish) White; Trio Apaches ORC100043

OUR Recordings

Corelli Six Sonatas, Op. 5, ‘La Follia’ Petri; Esfahani 6.220610

Outhere Music

Albinoni. Bach, J. C. Bach, J. S. Buxtehude. Caldara. Charpentier. Corelli. Fiorenza. Geminiani. Handel. Hoffmann. Marais. Purcell. Rameau. Telemann. Valentini. Vivaldi ‘Masters of Baroque’, allowing the discovery or rediscovery of many of the major works of the Baroque Various artists OMF701 (four CDs)

Palmer, Tony, Films

Arnold. Vaughan Williams ‘Great English Composers, Vol. 1’, comprising the Tony Palmer films ‘Malcolm Arnold – Toward the Unknown Country’ and ‘Vaughan Williams – O Thou Transcendental’ Various artists TP24101 (two DVD-Vs)

Britten. Handel ‘Great English Composers, Vol. 2’, comprising the Tony Palmer films ‘Benjamin Britten – A Time There Was’ and ‘Handel – God Rot Tunbridge Wells’ Various artists TP24102 (two DVD-Vs)

Hindemith ‘Hindemith – A Pilgrim’s Progress’: A film by Tony Palmer Various artists TPDVD185 (DVD-V)

Hindemith. Orff. Wagner ‘Music Under the Nazis’, comprising the Tony Palmer films ‘The Wagner Family’, ‘Carl Orff – O Fortuna’ and ‘Hindemith – A Pilgrim’s Progress’ Various artists TPDVD184 (three DVD-Vs)

Korngold et al ‘The World of Benjamin Schmid’: A film by Tony Palmer Schmid et al TPDVD149 (DVD-V)

Paraty

Handel. Rameau ‘Dom Bedos’: Organ Concertos – HWV289 (Op. 4 No. 1) in G minor; HWV292 (Op. 4 No. 4) in F; HWV309 (Op. 7 No. 4) in D minor. Pièces de clavecin en concert – Troisième concert; Quatrième concert Goussot (1748 Dom Bedos/Quoirin organ); Ensemble Zaïs/Babel PTY714127

Various composers ‘Revolutions – Hymns to glory or Cries of Death: 1830, 1848, 1871’: Musical chronicles gravitating around the Marseillaise and the three 19th-century revolutions in France Druet; Novelli; Marzorati; Rechsteiner; Bitran; Les Lunaisiens PTY214123

Piano Classics

Liszt ‘Wagner Transcriptions’: Ouverture zu Tannhäuser, S442. Isoldens Liebestod, S447. Feierlicher Marsch zum heiligen Gral, S450. Walhall, S449. O du mein holder Abendstern, S444, etc. Dumont PCL0073

Schumann Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 14. Drei Romanzen, Op. 28. Humoreske in B flat, Op. 20 Maltempo PCL0074

Profil Edition

Beethoven ‘Ludwig van Beethoven – Simply the Best’ Casadesus; Gilels; Backhaus; Vogler Quartett; Chor der Staatsoper Dresden; Staatskapelle Dresden/Blomstedt; Kölner Runfunk-Sinfonie-Orch/Wand et al PH14026 (six CDs)

Boulez. Sciarrino. Widmann, J. Ysaÿe ‘Reflections’: Anthèmes. Sei Capricci. Etudes I-III. Sonatas for Solo Violin, Op. 27 – No. 2 in A minor; No. 4 in E minor Widmann, C. PH14036

Brahms. Chausson. Hindemith. Messiaen. Schubert ‘Young Soloists of Kronberg Academy – Portrait: Itamar Zorman’, inc. Chausson’s ‘Poème’, Hindemith’s ‘Sonata for Solo Violin’ and Messiaen’s ‘Theme and Variations’ Zorman; Kwan Yi PH14039

Debussy. Fauré. Franck. Milhaud. Vieuxtemps ‘Works for Viola & Piano’, inc. Debussy’s ‘Clair de lune’, Fauré’s ‘Sicilienne, Op. 78’, Franck’s ‘Violin Sonata in A, M8 (arr. for viola)’, Milhaud’s ‘Quatre Visages, Op. 238’ and Vieuxtemps’s ‘Sonata for Viola and Piano in B flat, Op. 36’ Peijun Yi; Rivinius PH14012

Kálmán. Raymond. Stolz. Strauss, J. Suppé ‘Operetten Gala’ Wunderlich; Schwarzkopf; Schock; Prey; Gedda; Rothenberger et al PH14025 (two CDs)

Orff Carmina Burana Soloists et al; NDR Sinfonieorch/Wand PH12054

Various composers ‘Wiener Lieder’ Müller, H. G.; Müller, C.; Wiener Terzett; Wiener Boheme-Quartett et al PH09017 (two CDs)

Quintone Records

Arriaga ‘String Quartets’: String Quartets in D minor, A and E flat Israel String Quartet Q13002

Beethoven ‘Beethoven’s Salon Symphonies’: Symphonies – No. 3 in E flat, Op. 55, ‘Eroica’; No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 Van Swieten Society Q14002

Reference Recordings

Bartók. Hindemith. Prokofiev ‘Miraculous Metamorphosis’: The Miraculous Mandarin – Suite, BB82. Symphonic Metamorphosis after Themes by Carl Maria von Weber. The Love for Three Oranges – Suite, Op. 33bis Kansas City Symphony/Stern RR-132SACD (Hybrid SACD)

Cadman. Castro. Chopin. Gottschalk. Pierné. Saint-Saëns. Weber ‘Dances for Piano and Orchestra’: Dark Dancers of the Mardi Gras. Vals Capricho, Op. 1. Krakowiak in F, Op. 14. Grand Tarantelle, Op. 67. Fantaisie-Ballet, Op. 6. Valse-Caprice in A flat, Op. 76, ‘Wedding Cake’. Polacca brillante, J268 (transcr. Liszt) Fan; Northwest Sinfonietta/Chagnard RR-134

Regent Records

Blatchly. Britten. Guest. Elgar. Harris. Holst. Howells. Ireland. Lukaszewski. Moore. Vaughan Williams ‘A Winchester Remembrance’, inc. Blatchly’s ‘For the fallen’, Harris’s ‘Faire is the heaven’, Howells’s ‘Take him, earth, for cherishing’, Lukaszewski’s ‘Nunc dimittis’ and Vaughan Williams’s ‘Lord, thou hast been our refuge’ Winchester Cathedral Ch; Hope; Castle; Fine Arts Brass Ensemble/Lumsden REGCD437

Walford Davies. Gray, A. Parry. Stanford. Vaughan Williams ‘Blow out, ye bugles – Music from the time of the First World War’: A Short Requiem. 1914. Songs of Farewell. For lo, I raise up. Lord, thou hast been our refuge Truro Cathedral Ch/
Gray, C. REGCD451

Resonus Classics

Bennett. Berkeley, L. Finnissy. Hall. Hallgrimsson. Howells. Ives, G. Jackson. Lloyd. Matthews, C. Maxwell Davies. Moore. Muhly. Pott. Rubbra. Scott. Swayne ‘Nowell Sing We – Contemporary Carols, Vol. 2’, inc. Berkeley’s ‘Sweet was the song’, Hallgrimsson’s ‘Christ was born on Christmas Day’, Matthew’s ‘The Angel’s Carol’, Muhly’s ‘O Antiphon Preludes’ and Swayne’s ‘O magnum mysterium’ Ch of Worcester College, Oxford/Farr RES10138 (download only)

Ricercar

Various composers ‘German Baroque Sacred Music’ Various artists RIC349 (seven CDs)

Rondeau Production

Adams. Bartók. Dubois. Elgar. Fauré ‘Fireworks of Music – Celebrating the New Year in Hanover’: Works for saxophone and organ Crawford; Smidt CDROP6089

Alvares. Glinka. Ravel. Smetana. Spohr et al ‘La Boutique Fantasque’: Original works and transcriptions for solo harp Graf CDROP6093

Bach, J. S. Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV248 – Highlights Danz; Petzold; Thomanerchor Leipzig; Gewandhausorch Leipzig/Biller CDROP4042

Bach, J. S. Brahms. Liszt. Piutti. Reger. Rheinberger ‘Thomasorganist Ullrich Böhme an der Sauer-Orgel der Thomaskirche zu Leipzig’ Böhme CDROP6092

Bach, J. S. Van Eyck. Franck. Olssen. Telemann. Vivaldi ‘Lauter Freud lauter Wonne – Weihnachtliche Musik aus der Marktkirche Hannover’: Advent and Christmas music for soprano, recorder and organ Engelke; Schwanda; Smidt CDROP6095

Gjeilo. Mawby. Ravel. Reger. Wawer ‘shimmering’: Works arching from the Renaissance through to contemporary music for six female voices Ensemble LaCappella CDROP6094

Traditional ‘Weihnachten zu Hause’: Traditional German Christmas songs for tenor and guitar Petzold; Hoepfner CDROP6084

Various composers ‘Christmas Carols – Festliche Musik zur Weihnachten’: A Christmas collection Knabenchor Hannover; London Brass/Breiding CDROP7017

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Barluath. Boyle. Britten. Duncan. Graham. Janáček. Johnstone. José. Lal. Liszt. Mahler ‘Royal Conservatoire of Scotland – The Sampler’ Watt; Lee; Musiclab; Stevenson Winds; RCS Jazz; RCS Symphonic Wind Orch; RCS Chamber Orch NI6293

Signum Classics

Albinoni. Ariosti. Bernabei. Bononcini. Caldara. Conti. Egrenzi. Leo. Pasquini. Pollarolo. Scarlatti, A. Steffani. Ziani ‘Avanti L’Opera – An A-Z of Italian Baroque Overtures’, inc. overtures to Albinoni’s ‘Zenobia’, Bernabei’s ‘L’Ascanio’, Caldara’s ‘L’Olimpiade’, Egrenzi’s ‘Totila’, Pasquini’s ‘L’Idalma’, Scarlatti’s ‘La caduta di Decemviri’ and Ziani’s ‘Il Talamo’ Charivari Agréable/Ng SIGCD383

Bainton. Bliss. Browne. Butterworth. Caplet. Coles. Dale. Debussy. Delius. Farrar. Gurney. Head. Ives. Keel. Kelly. Magnard. Milhaud. Prokofiev. Roussel. Stephan. Vellones ‘No Exceptions, No Exemptions’, inc. Bainton’s ‘Angel spirits of sleep’, Butterworth’s ‘On the idle hills of summer’, Debussy’s ‘Noël des enfants qui n’ont plus de maison’, Gurney’s ‘In Flanders’, Milhaud’s ‘L’abandon’ and Vellones’s ‘Lettre du Front’ Tritschler; Martineau SIGCD401 (two CDs)

Falla. Llobet. Malats. Narvaez. Rodrigo. Sor. Turina. Villa-Lobos ‘Homages – A Musical Dedication’, inc. Llobet’s ‘El Testament d’Amelia’, Malats’s ‘Serenata Espagnola’, de Narvaez’s ‘Diferencias sobre ‘Guarda me las vacas’’ and Villa-Lobos’s ‘Schottish-Choro’ Denoth SIGCD404

McCabe. Pritchard. Saxton ‘Psalm – Contemporary Trumpet Concertos’: Trumpet Concert, ‘La Primavera’. Skyspace. Psalm: A Song of Ascents. Shakespeare Scenes Desbruslais; Orch of the Swan/Woods; Curtis SIGCD403

Simax Classics

Brouwer. Koshkin. Villa-Lobos Guitar Concert No. 3, ‘Concerto Elegiaco’. Bergen Concerto. Concerto for Guitar and Small Orchestra Olsen; Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Mikkelsen PSC1313

Grieg ‘Grieg Unheard’: Inga Litimor. Jeg Elsker Dig. Eit Syn. Langs Ei Å. Guds Sønn Har Gjort Meg Fri. Fyremål. Stambogsrim, etc. Reza e iRagazzi PSC1346

Sinfonieorchester Basel

Schubert Symphonies – No. 2 in B flat, D125; No. 6 in C, D589 Sinfonieorch Basel/
Davies SOB07

Solo Musica

Debussy. Falla. Halffter. Paganini. Rachmaninov. Schumann. Tchaikovsky et al ‘Dunja Lavrova – My Dusty Gramophone’: Works for violin and piano Lavrova; Lapshin SM216

Stone Records

Beethoven. Berg. Mozart ‘Sonatenabend’: Piano Sonata, Op. 1. Piano Sonata in C minor, Op. 111. 11 New Bagatelles, Op. 119. Andante favori, WoO 57. Piano Sonata, Op. 1. Piano Sonata in A minor, K310 Shilyaev 5060192780482

Wolf ‘The Complete Songs, Vol. 8 – Eichendorff Lieder’ Broderick; Spence, N.; Stout; Kynoch 5060192780420

Supraphon

Bach, J. S. Ernst. Haas. Kreisler. Paganini. Ysaÿe ‘Jiří Vodička – Violino Solo’, inc. Bach’s ‘Partita for Solo Violin No. 3 in E, BWV1006’, Paganini’s ‘Introduction and Variations on ‘Nel cor più non mi sento’, Op. 38’ and Ysaÿe’s ‘Sonata for Solo Violin in D minor, Op. 27 No. 3’ Vodička SU4175-2

Fux. Sehling ‘Music from Eighteenth-Century Prague – Christmas in Prague Cathedral’: Sonata pastorale, KV397. Offertorium de Sanctis Tribus Regis ‘Ecce magi veniunt’, etc. Blazíková; Cukrová; Král; Collegium Marianum/Semeradov SU4174-2

Various composers ‘Pavel Sporcl – Gipsy Fire’ Sporcl; Gipsy Way Ensemble SU4180-2

Tactus

Bononcini. Scarlatti, A. ‘Cantate da camera’: Il lamento d’Olimpia. Care luci del mio bene. Bella Madre de’ Fiori Banditelli; Ensemble Aurora/Gatti TB600003

Pergolesi La Serva Padrona. Salve regina Benetti; Nisi; I Solisti Liriensi/Scogna TC711606

Scarlatti, A. Sinfonie di Concerto Grosso I-XII. Concerto per flauto e continuo. Sinfonie per flauto e continuo Accademia della Magnifica Comunità/Casazza TB661990 (two CDs)

Verdi Un giorno di regno Kiria; Alberti; Quintavalla; Nisi; Frusoni; Ciotoli; Virgili; Miglietta; Certi; Procoli; Belcanto Chor; Roma Sinfonietta/Bonolis TC812290 (two CDs)

Timpani

Vierne ‘l’oeuvre pour piano’: Douze Préludes, Op. 36. Silhouettes d’enfants, Op. 43. Deux Pièces, Op. 7. Trois Nocturnes, Op. 34. Suite bourguignonne, Op. 17. Solitude, Op. 44, etc. Gardon 2C2223 (two CDs)

Toccata Classics

Alexandrov ‘Piano Music, Vol. 2’: Piano Sonatas – No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 4, ‘Sonata Skazka’; No. 2 in D minor, Op. 12; No. 4 in C, Op. 19; No. 6 in G, Op. 26. Two Passages, Op. 16a. Little Suite No. 1, Op. 33. Two Pieces, Op. 3 Noh TOCC0216

Bargiel ‘Complete Orchestral Music, Vol. 1’: Symphony in C, Op. 30. Overture to a Tragedy, Op. 18. Overture to ‘Prometheus’, Op. 16. Overture to ‘Medea’, Op. 22 Siberian SO/Vasilyev TOCC0277

Dussek ‘Piano Music’: Douze Études mélodiques, Op. 16. Fantaisie in F, Op. 76 Paolini TOCC0275

Matthews, D. Scriabin ‘Complete String Quartets, Vol. 3’: String Quartets – No. 1, Op. 4; No. 2, Op. 16; No. 3, Op. 18. Mirror Canon. Prélude, Op. 74 No. 4 (arr. D. Matthews) Kreutzer Quartet TOCC0060

Tonar Music

Assad. Bach, J. S. Chen Yi. Moreno Torroba. Piazzolla ‘China West’: The Enchanted Island. Sonata No. 6 in G, BWV1019. China West Suite. Estampas. Fuga y Misterio Barrueco; Beijing Guitar Duo TONAR40515

Tudor

Devienne Flute Concertos Nos. 1-14. Symphonie concertante, Op. 76 Adorján; Henkel; Münchener Kammerorch/Stadlmair 1620 (four CDs)

Stamitz Clarinet Concertos Nos. 1-10. Concerto for Violin and Clarinet. Concerto for Clarinet and Bassoon Brunner; Chumachenco; Thunemann; Münchener Kammerorch/Stadlmair 1630 (three CDs)

United Classics

Nozeman Sonatas for Violin and Basso continuo, Op. 1 Lohmann; Furor Musicus T2CD2014005

Nozeman Sonatas for Violin and Basso continuo, Op. 2 Lohmann; Furor Musicus T2CD2014006

Various composers ‘Great Cambridge Choirs’ Ch of St John’s College; Ch of Clare College; Ch of King’s College et al T2CD2014001 (three CDs)

Yarlung Records

Bragato. Ginastera. Golijov. Piazzolla. Schifrin ‘Te Amo, Argentina’: Graciela y Buenos Aires. Zamba. Omaramor. Milonga del Angel. Pampas, etc. Lysy; Pezzone; Motta; members of The Capitol Ensemble YAR95793-517V2 (180g vinyl LP)

Zig-Zag Territoires

Bach, C. P. E. Bach, J. S. ‘Amandine Beyer – Bach’ Beyer; Gli Incogniti ZZT348 (four CDs)

Bach, C. P. E. Bach, J. S. Bach, W. F. ‘Bach & Sons’ Beyer; Stern; Gli Incogniti et al ZZT351 (seven CDs)

Beytelmann. Piazzolla et al ‘Tango’ Astoria; Quatuor Caliente; Ensemble Contraste/
Salque; Peirani ZZT350 (four CDs)

Chopin Préludes, Op. 28 Tyson ZZT347

Corelli. Vivaldi Complete concerti grosssi, Op. 6. Le quattro stagione, Op. 8 Nos. 1-4, etc. Beyer; Gli Incogniti ZZT349 (four CDs)


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