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Acapela

Gounod. Guastavino. Handel. Mozart. Novello. Puccini. Williams, M. Wilson ‘Angharad’, featuring a mix of music from opera, song and musical theatre Morgan; Fortey; Williams, C. A401CD

Accent Records

Ariosti. Baldassari. Bononcini. Fux ‘Vienna 1709 – Opera arias’, inc. arias from ‘Marte placato’, ‘La Placidia’, ‘Le profezie d’Elisio’, ‘Il giudizio di Paride’, ‘Il ritorno di Giulio Cesare’, ‘Il fiore delle eroine’, ‘La decima fatica d’Ercole’, ‘Il Fonte della Salute’, ‘Il mese di Marzo’ and ‘Dafne in Lauro’ Blazíkowá; Ensemble Tourbillon/Wagner ACC24284

Fontana. Gabrieli ‘Sonate e Canzone’ Le Concert Brisé/Dongois ACC24250

Handel Faramondo, HWV39 Fons; Devin; Starushkevych; Sparbo; Engeltjes; Lowrey; Grint; Dziashko et al; FestspielOrch Göttingen/Cummings ACC26402 (three CDs)

Accentus Music

Bach, C. P. E. Bach, J. S. Handel ‘The 1786 Charity Concert – A Revival’, inc. C. P. E. Bach’s ‘Symphony in D, Wq183/1’, ‘Magnificat, Wq215’ and ‘Heilig ist Gott, Wq217’ Landshamer; Lehmkuhl; Odinius; Bauer; RIAS Kammerchor; Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin/Rademann ACC20320 (DVD-V)

Bach, J. S. Goldberg Variations, BWV988, plus the documentary ‘The Return is the Movement of Tao: Zhu Xiao-Mei and the Goldberg Variations’, a film by Michel Mollard Zhu Xiao-Mei ACC20313 (DVD-V)

Various composers ‘Gloria in excelsis Deo – Festliche Musik zur Weihnachtszeit’ Ziesak; Rundfunk Jugendchor Wernigerode; Ensemble Sonora; Sächsische Bläserphilharmonie/
Clamor ACC30227

Accord

Beethoven ‘Les Sonates pour Piano’ Levinas 481 0818 (nine CDs)

æon

Beethoven ‘The Late String Quartets’: String Quartet No. 13 in B flat, Op. 130. Grosse Fuge in B flat, Op. 133 Brentano String Quartet AECD1438

Alia Vox

Various composers ‘La Lira d’Espéria II – Galicia: Cantos da terra e danzas antigas’ Savall, J.; Estevan AVSA9907 (Hybrid SACD)

Aliud Records

Altberg. Benjamin. Kinsker. Messiaen. Sikolovsky Drei Stücke. War Songs. Folk Dances of a forgotten region. Quatuor pour le fin du Temps. Capriccioso concertante TetraGonist/
Van De Voorde ACDBR0712

Alpha

Bach, C. P. E. ‘Trio Sonatas / Flute Concertos’: Flute Concertos – Wq13 in D; Wq22 in D minor; Wq166 in A minor; Wq167 in B flat; Wq168 in A; Wq169 in G. Trio Sonatas – Wq77 in B flat; Wq124 in E minor; Wq144 in G; Wq146 in A; Wq150 in G; Wq151 in D Kossenko; Les Ambassadeurs ALPHA821 (three CDs)

Beethoven ‘The Last Three Sonatas’: Piano Sonatas – No. 30 in E, Op. 109; No. 31 in A flat, Op. 110; No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111 Le Sage ALPHA607

Hume ‘Harke, Harke! Lyra Violls – Humors and Delights’: A Humorous Pavin. Captain Humes Galliard. Harke, Harke! Loves Farewell. This sport is ended. A Souldier’s Resolution. Tickle me quickly. Good Againe. The Earle of Pembroke His Galliard, etc. Balestracci; Les Basses Réunis/
Cocset ALPHA197

Morini Solve et Coagula Beasley ALPHA537

Wheeler Kohlhaas Wheeler; Les Witches ALPHA536

Anima e Corpo

Merula ‘Pegaso’: Laetatus sum. Iubilare Deo. Beatus vir. Gaudeamus omnes. Confitebor tibi. Quam dilecta. Philippe, qui videt me. Laudate pueri. Canzona ‘La Vesconte’, etc. La Galanía/Andueza AeC004

Aparté

Chausson. Debussy. Françaix. Massenet. Poulenc. Saint-Saëns ‘Made in France’: Andante et Allegro. Rhapsodie. Tema con variazioni. Thaïs – Méditation. Clarinet Sonata, FP184. Clarinet Sonata in E flat, Op. 167 Génisson; Bismuth AP096

Lully Amadis, LWV63 Auvity; Van Wanroij; Perruche; Crossley-Mercer; Arnould; Tauran; Bennani; Boisseau; Van Mechelen; Weynants; Thomas; Les Talens Lyriques/Rousset AP094 (three CDs)

Arbiter Records

Beethoven. Berlioz. Brahms ‘Cultural Death – Music under Tyranny’: Leonore Overture No. 2, Op. 72. Symphonie fantastique, H48. Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat, Op. 83 – Allegro non troppo Münchner Philharmoniker/Kabasta; USSR State SO/Fried; Merten; Leipziger Rundfunkorch/
Hoehn (1937-44) 162

Arcana

Stradella La Forza delle Stelle Ensemble Mare Nostrum/De Carlo A377

Arthaus Musik

Beethoven ‘Ode to Freedom’: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 Hruba-Freiburger; Soffel; Wagner; Howell; Gewandhauschor und -Orch Leipzig/Masur (Leipzig, 1991) 108 122 (Blu-ray disc)

Beethoven. Schumann. Weber ‘Nikolaus Harnoncourt Opera Collection’: Fidelio, Op. 72 (stage direction: Jürgen Flimm). Genoveva, Op. 81 (stage direction: Martin Kušej). Der Freischütz, J277 (stage direction: Ruth Berghaus) Nylund; Kaufmann; Polgár; Muff et al; Banse; Gantner; Mathey; Kallisch et al; Seiffert; Nielsen; Hartelius; Salminen et al; Chor und Orch der Oper Zürich/Harnoncourt (Zürich, 2004, 2008, 1999) 108 129 (Blu-ray disc)

Humperdinck Hänsel und Gretel (stage direction: Frank Corsaro) Muff; Lechner; Nikiteanu; Hartelius; Vogel; Kinderchor und Orch der Oper Zürich/Welser-Möst (Zürich, 1999) 108 135 (Blu-ray disc)

Talbot. Tchaikovsky A Nutcracker (choreography: Bouba Landrille Tchouda) Compagnie Malka 108 121 (Blu-ray disc); 102 202 (DVD-V)

Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker, Op. 71 (choreography: Toer van Schayk and Wayne Eagling). The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 (choreography: Marius Petipa). Swan Lake, Op. 20 (choreography: Vladimir Burmeister and Lev Ivanov) Tsygankova; Golding; Stout; Tietze; Zhembrovskyy; Dutch National Ballet; Holland Symfonia/Florio. Lezhnina; Ruzimatov; Makhalina; Giuliayev; Kirov Ballet/Fedotov. Zakharova; Bolle; Sutera; Ghisleni; Corpo di Ballo e Orch del Teatro alla Scala di Milano/Tuggle 107 544 (three Blu-ray discs)

Various composers ‘Mary Wigman – The Soul of Dance’: A film by Norbert Busè and Christof Debler Wigman et al 102 204 (DVD-V)

Verdi. Wagner ‘Wagner vs. Verdi – A Documentary in 6 Parts’, comprising ‘The Revolutionaries (A film by Pepe Pippig)’, ‘Verdi’s World (A film by Anna Schmidt)’, ‘The Wagner Religion (A film by Daniel Gerlach)’, ‘ … And the Women (A film by Martin Betz)’, ‘The Chant (A film by Thomas Macho)’ and ‘ … And the Effects of Their Music (A film by Christian Kugler)’ Neuenfels; Thielemann; Villazón; Wagner-Pasquier; Wagner, G. et al 108 120 (Blu-ray disc); 102 192 (DVD-V)

Artists Recording Company

Bingham. Maxwell Davies. Riley, C. ‘Miss Donnithorne’s Maggot and other stories’: Mary Anning. Miss Donnithorne’s Maggot. Science Fictions Wells; Gemini/Mitchell ARC02001 (Blu-ray disc + DVD-V)

Arts Florissants, Les, Éditions

Monteverdi ‘Madrigali, Vol. 2 – Mantova’, inc. madrigals from Books IV, V and VI Les Arts Florissants/Agnew AF003

Atoll

Bradley. Cornelius. Griffiths. Herzogenberg. Kocher. Palestrina. Pettmann. Praetorius, M. Scott. Villette. Whitacre et al ‘Christmas a cappella II’, inc. Cornelius’s ‘The Three Kings’, Herzogenberg’s ‘Meine Seele erhebt den Herren’, Palestrina’s ‘Alma redemptoris mater’, Michael Praetorius’s ‘Omnis mundus jocundetur’, Villette’s ‘Hymne à la Vierge’ and Whitacre’s ‘Lux aurumque’ Musica Sacra/Hughes ACD207

Head. Marshall. Scheidt. Traditional. Vaughan Williams. Victoria. Wells et al ‘Christmas a cappella’, inc. Head’s ‘The Little Road to Bethlehem’, Marshall’s ‘Bless This Child’, Scheidt’s ‘A Child is Born in Bethlehem’, Vaughan Williams’s ‘The Blessed Son of God’, Victoria’s ‘Ave Maria’ and Wells’s ‘The Shepherd’s Carol’ Musica Sacra/Hughes ACD501

Audite Musikproduktion

Grieg ‘Complete Symphonic Works, Vol. I’: Symphonic Dances, Op. 64. Peer Gynt – Suite No. 1, Op. 46 WDR Sinfonieorch Köln/Aadland 82.501 (180g vinyl LP)

Grieg ‘Complete Symphonic Works, Vol. IV’: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16. Symphony in C minor, EG119 Schuch; WDR Sinfonieorch Köln/Aadland 92.670 (Hybrid SACD)

Avie Records

Balakirev. Dvořák. Liszt. Lysenko. Martinů. Suk. Tchaikovsky ‘Dumka’, inc. Balakirev’s ‘Dumka in E flat minor’, Dvořák’s ‘Dumka-Furiant, B136-37’ and ‘Dumka in D minor, B64’, Lysenko’s ‘Dumka-Shumka, Op. 18’, Suk’s ‘Dumka in D minor, Op. 7 No. 5’ and Tchaikovsky’s ‘Dumka in C minor, Op. 59, ‘Russian Rustic Scene’’ Valesova AV2288

Browne. Fawkner. Hampton. Turges; Wylkynson ‘Courts of Heaven – Music from the Eton Choirbook, Vol. 3’: O mater venerabilis. Gaude virgo salutata. Salve regina. Gaude flore virginali. Salve regina Ch of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford/Darlington AV2314

Wagner Der Ring des Nibelungen Grimsley; Mellor; Vinke; Wray; Skelton; Blythe et al; Seattle Opera; Seattle Opera Chor; Seattle Symphony/
Fisch AV2313 (14 CDs)

Barbirolli Society

Berkeley, L. Chausson. Mahler Four Poems of St Teresa of Avila, Op. 27. Poème de l’amour et de la mer. Kindertotenlieder Ferrier; Hallé Orch/Barbirolli (1949; 1951; 1949) SJB1080

Mahler. Stravinsky Symphony No. 2 in C minor, ‘Resurrection’. Symphony of Psalms Zareska; Elliot; Hallé Ch and Orch/Barbirolli (1959; 1957) SJB1078-79 (two CDs)

BelAir Classiques

Berg Lulu (stage direction: Krzysztof Warlikowski) Hannigan; Henschel; Workman; Petrinsky; Randle; Orch Symphonique de La Monnaie/Daniel (Brussels, 2012) BAC109 (two DVD-Vs)

Corelli. Lotti. Rubino. Scarlatti, D. Uccellini. Vivaldi ‘Virtuosité Baroque’, inc. Lotti’s ‘Credo’, Rubino’s ‘Lauda Jerusalem’, Domenico Scarlatti’s ‘Iste confessor’ and ‘Stabat mater’ and Vivaldi’s ‘Laetatus sum’ Le Palais Royal/Sarcos BAC099 (DVD-V)

Belvedere Edition

Mozart ‘Herbert von Karajan conducts … ’: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K466. Divertimento in B flat, K287, ‘Lodronische Nachtmusik’. Symphony No. 39 in E flat, K543 Haskil; Philharmonia Orch/Karajan (ORF, 1956) BCD10152 (two CDs)

Mozart ‘Wilhelm Backhaus plays … ’: Piano Sonatas – No. 5 in G, K283; No. 10 in C, K330; No. 12 in F, K332; No. 14 in C minor, K457. Fantasy in C minor, K475. Rondo in A minor, K511 Backhaus (ORF, 1956 and 1967) BCD10148

Berlin Classics

Bach, J. S. Brandenburg Concertos, BWV1046-51 Concerto Köln 0300593BC (two CDs)

Mozart Symphonies – No. 39 in E flat, K543; No. 40 in G minor, K550; No. 41 in C, K551, ‘Jupiter’ Kammerorch C. P. E. Bach/Haenchen 0300587BC

Mussorgsky ‘Pure Mussorgsky’: Pictures from an Exhibition. Songs and Dances of Death Pankratova; Hoteev 0300568BC

BIS Records

Bartók. Hindemith. Prokofiev. Webern ‘visions fugitives – music for strings’: Divertimento, BB118. Fünf Stücke, Op. 44/4. Visions fugitives, Op. 22. Fünf Sätze, Op. 5 Camerata Nordica/Tønnesen BIS2126 (Hybrid SACD)

Beethoven ‘The Complete Sonatas’ Brautigam BIS2000 (nine Hybrid SACDs)

Borch. Dargomizhsky. Glinka. Hyldgaard. Lebedev. Schnyder. Schumann. Tchaikovsky. Telemann ‘Stefan Schulz – Copenhagen Recital’, inc. Borch’s ‘The Sky Darkens’, Hyldgaard’s ‘Concerto Borealis’, Lebedev’s ‘Concert Allegro’ and Schnyder’s ‘Winter 1941’ Schulz; Tomidokoro BIS2144

Hindemith. Walton Cello Concerto. Sonata for Solo Cello, Op. 25/3. Concerto for Cello and Orchestra. Passacaglia for Solo Cello Poltéra; São Paulo SO/Shipway BIS2077 (Hybrid SACD)

MacMillan Clemency Abraham; Trainor; Levine; Ferreira; Kravitz; McFerrin; Hodgdon; Boston Lyric Opera Orch/Angus BIS2129

Schubert Symphonies – No. 1 in D, D82; No. 2 in B flat, D125. Adrast, D137 – Funeral March. Rosamunde, D797 – Overture Swedish Chamber Orch/Dausgaard BIS1989 (Hybrid SACD)

BMC Records

Beethoven. Haydn. Mozart. Schubert ‘Végh in Hungary’: Coriolan, Op. 62. Symphony No. 103 in E flat, Hob. I/103, ‘Drum Roll’. Symphony No. 35 in D, K385, ‘Haffner’. Symphony No. 9 in C, D944, ‘Great’ Camerata Salzburg/Végh BMC194 (two CDs)

Brilliant Classics

Altro. Barbieri. Bellinati. Brouwer. Gismonti. Nazareth. Nepomuceno. Pernambuco. Sardinha ‘The Brazilian Guitar’, inc. Barbieri’s ‘A Santa Cela Segundo Athayde’, Brouwer’s ‘Sonata del Caminante’, Nazareth’s ‘Odeon’ and Pernambuco’s ‘Sons de Carrilhões’ Apro 94810

Bach, C. P. E. Magnificat Hrubá-Freiberger; Bornemann; Schreier; Bär; Rundfunkchor Berlin; Kammerorch Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach/Haenchen 94776

Bach, J. S. ‘Famous Cantatas’ Holton; Strijk; Buwalda; Schoch; van der Meel; Ramselaar; Holland Boys Ch; Netherlands Bach Collegium/Leusink 94947 (five CDs)

Bach, J. S. Oboe Concertos – BWV1053 in F; BWV1055 in A; BWV1056 in G minor; BWV1060 in C minor Puskunigis; Venslovaite; St Christopher Chamber Orch/Katkus 94991

Bach, J. S. Boismortier. Cabezón. Gheysen. Holborne. Josquin. Nasapoulou. Reger. Tallis. Tye et al ‘Taracea – A musical mosaic spanning five centuries’ Seldom Scene 94871

Brahms Violin Sonatas – No. 1 in G, Op. 78; No. 2 in A, Op. 100; No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108 Barati; Wurtz 94824

Farrenc Piano Quintets – No. 1 in A minor, Op. 30; No. 2 in E, Op. 31 Quintetto Bottesini 94815

Glass. Kancheli. Tüür ‘music for violin and piano’: Sonata for Violin and Piano. Time … and again. Conversio Cortesi; Venturi 94814

Marcello, A. Six Concertos, ‘La Cetra’. Concerto for Oboe, Strings and Continuo in D minor Mion; Insieme Strumentale di Roma/
Sasso 94441

Martucci ‘Complete music for cello and piano’: Cello Sonata in F sharp minor, Op. 52. Tre Pezzi, Op. 69. Due Romanze, Op. 72. Romanza Trainini; Ferrati 94816

Mendelssohn ‘Complete Organ Music’ Piovani 94845 (three CDs)

Rubinstein ‘Music for Piano 4 Hands, Vol. 1’: Sonata for Piano Four Hands, Op. 89. Three Characteristic Pieces, Op. 9. Six Characteristic Pieces, Op. 50 Duo Pianistico di Firenze 95016

Saint-Saëns ‘Complete Piano Concertos’: Piano Concertos – No. 1 in D, Op. 17; No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22; No. 3 in E flat, Op. 29; No. 4 in C minor, Op. 44; No. 5 in F, Op. 103, ‘Egyptian’. Africa, Op. 89 Tacchino; Orch of Radio Luxembourg/de Froment 94944 (two CDs)

Schubert ‘Schubert Edition’ Various artists 94870BR (69 CDs)

Stradella ‘Duets’: Si, quella tu sei che il mio cor sempre adorò. Trionfate, invitti colli, etc. Kirkby; Rydén; Foesti; Harmonices Mundi/Astronio 94343

Tchaikovsky ‘Complete Ballets’: Nutcracker, Op. 71. Swan Lake, Op. 20. The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66 RPO/Moldoveanu; Wordsworth; Maninov 94949 (six CDs)

Ten Holt Canto Ostinato XXL Van Veen, S; Van Veen, J.; Bergmann, E.; Bergmann, M.; Bergwerff 94990 (four CDs)

Vivaldi Violin Sonatas, Op. 2 L’Arte dell’Arco/Guglielmo 94617 (two CDs)

C Major Entertainment

Bruckner Symphony No. 5 in B flat Staatskapelle Dresden/Thielemann 717904 (Blu-ray disc); 717808 (DVD-V)

Carlbach. Pollack. Schorr. Yellen ‘Rejoice with Itzhak Perlman and Cantor Yitzchack Meir Helfgott’, celebrating the extraordinary artistic world of Eastern European Jewish music Perlman; Helfgott; Klezmer Conservatory Band; Rejoice Chamber Orch/Ger 718408 (DVD-V)

Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker, Op. 71 (choreography: Rudolf Nureyev) Konovalova; Shishov; Baranowicz; Dato; Wiener Staatsballett; Orch der Wiener Staatsoper/Connelly 718304 (Blu-ray disc); 718208 (DVD-V)

Verdi ‘Best of Verdi Arias’, inc. arias from ‘Aida’, ‘La traviata’, ‘Il trovatore’ and ‘Otello’ Machaidze; Nucci; Dessì; Álvarez; Meli; Theodossiou; Prestia et al 718604 (Blu-ray disc); 718508 (DVD-V)

Verdi ‘Best of Verdi Opera Choruses’, inc. choruses from ‘Aida’, ‘Nabucco’, ‘Il trovatore’ and ‘La traviata’ Luisotti; Temirkanov; Brott et al 718804 (Blu-ray disc); 718708 (DVD-V)

Challenge Classics

Wagner Symphony in C. Tristan und Isolde – Nachtgesang; Liebestod. Siegfried-Idyll Netherlands Radio PO/de Waart CC72649

Chandos Records

Brahms Piano Sonata No. 2 in F sharp minor, Op. 2. Intermezzi, Op. 119 – No. 1 in B minor; No. 3 in C. Intermezzo in E minor, Op. 116 No. 5. Theme and Variations in D minor. Waltzes, Op. 39 Douglas CHAN10833

Elgar The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38. Sea Pictures, Op. 37 Connolly; Skelton; Soar; BBC Symphony Chor and SO/Davis, A. CHSA5140(2) (two Hybrid SACDs)

Halvorsen ‘Orchestral Works’ Thorsen; Hemsing; Bergen PO/Järvi, N. CHAN10834(4) (four CDs)

Haydn Six String Quartets, Hob. III/31-36 (Op. 20) Doric String Quartet CHAN10831(2) (two CDs)

Hoddinott. Howovitz. Jenkins. Wilby ‘The Symphonic Euphonium’: Sunne Rising: The King Will Ride. Concerto for Euphonium. Concerto for Euphonium. Concerto for Euphonium Childs; BBC National Orch of Wales/Tovey CHAN10830

Janáček ‘Orchestral Works, Vol. 1’: Capriccio, JW VII/12. Sinfonietta, JWV I/18. The Cunning Little Vixen, JW I/9 – Suite Bavouzet; Bergen PO/Gardner CHSA5142 (Hybrid SACD)

Channel Classics

Bertali. Castello. Cima. Fontana. Frescobaldi. Gabrieli, A. Isabella Leonarda. Marini. Pandolfi Mealli. Uccellini ‘Perla Barocca – Early Italian Masterpieces’, inc. Bertali’s ‘Chiacona’, Marini’s ‘Sonata quatro per sonar con due corde’ and Uccellini’s ‘Sonata overo Toccata quinta a violino solo, ‘detta la Laura rilucente’’ Podger; Swiatkiewicz; Caminiti CCSSA36014 (Hybrid SACD)

Mozart ‘Complete Sonatas for Keyboard and Violin’ Podger; Cooper CCSBOX6414 (eight CDs)

Christophorus

Bach, J. S. ‘Works for Guitar’: Suites, BWV995-97, etc. Hoppstock CHR77392 (two CDs)

CPO

Atterberg. Rangström String Quartets – No. 1 in D, Op. 2/No. 3 in D, Op. 39; No. 2, Op. 11. String Quartet Stenhammar Quartet 777 270-2

Goetz ‘Complete Piano Works’: Sechs Genrebilder, Op. 13. Waldmärchen. Sonatinen, Op. 8 Nos. 1 and 2. Alwinen-Polka. Es ist bestimmt von Gottes Ruh. Fantasie in D minor. Scherzo in F. Kommt ein Vogel geflogen. Der Widerspenstigen Zähmung. Sonaten-Fragment. Klavierstücke, Op. 7, ‘Lose Blätter’ Keymer 777 879-2 (two CDs)

Millöcker Gasparone Ernst; Martin; Portmann; Zisterer; Scheider et al; Chor des Lehár Festivals Bad Ischl/Burkert 777 815-2 (two CDs)

Popper Cello Concertos – No. 1 in D minor, Op. 8; No. 2 in E minor, Op. 24; No. 3 in G, Op. 59 Yang; WDR Funkhausorch Köln 777 821-2

Reznicek Symphonies – No. 3 in D; No. 4 in F minor Robert-Schumann-Philharmonie/Beermann 777 637-2

Telemann ‘The Grand Concertos for Mixed Instruments, Vol. 1’: Concertos – TWV44:42; TWV50:3; TWV53:D31 in D; TWV53:E1 in E; TWV54:B1 in B La Stagione Frankfurt/Schneider 777 859-2

Weingartner ‘Complete Symphonies’ Sinfonieorch Basel/Letonja 777 938-2 (seven CDs)

Crystal Records

Wilder Woodwind Quintets Nos. 5, 7, 8, 10 and 12 Solaris Quintet CD758

CSO Resound

Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64 – Suite Chicago SO/Muti CSOR9011402

Dacapo Records

Nielsen Symphonies – No. 1 in G minor, FS16; No. 4, FS76, ‘The Inextinguishable’ New York Phil/Gilbert 6.220624 (Hybrid SACD)

Danacord Records

Barber. Brahms. Granados. Satie ‘Souvenirs’: Souvenirs, Op. 28. Waltzes, Op. 39. En la Aldea. Trois Morceaux en forme de poire Lemoh; Penderup DACOCD746

Decca (France)

Hersant ‘Clair Obscur’: Stabat mater. Psalm CXXX, ‘Aus Tiefer Not’. Falling Star. Clair Obscur Ensemble vocal Sequenza 9.3; Plubeau/Simonpietri 481 0486

Decca Eloquence

Auber. Bizet. Boiëldieu. Delibes. Gounod. Massenet. Meyerbeer. Saint-Saëns ‘Richard Bonynge – Ballet Music and Entr’actes from French Opera’, inc. excerpts from ‘La Neige’, ‘Don Procopio’, ‘La Dame blanche’, ‘Le Roi l’a dit’, ‘La Reine de Saba’, ‘La Navarraise’, ‘Le Prophète’ and ‘Henry VIII’ LSO/Bonynge (1971) 480 8480

Bononcini ‘Richard Bonynge’: Griselda (highlights) Elms; Sutherland; Sinclair; Elkins; Malas et al; The Ambrosian Singers; LPO/Bonynge (1966) 480 5381

Graun ‘Richard Bonynge’: Montezuma (highlights) Elms; Sutherland; Ward; Harwood; Sinclair et al; The Ambrosian Singers; LPO/Bonynge (1966) 480 5382

Handel et al ‘Music of the Monarchs’ Soloists et al; Ch of King’s College Cambridge; English Chamber Orch/Willcocks 482 0176 (four CDs)

Shield ‘Richard Bonynge’: Rosina Elkins; Harwood; Sinclair; Tear; MacDonald et al; The Ambrosian Singers; LSO/Bonynge (1965) 480 5383

Delphian Records

Gabrieli. Gruber. Howells. Jones. Karg-Elert. Mathias. Owens. Parsons. Poulenc. Praetorius. Rütti. Shaw. Traditional. Tranchell. Villette. Walton. Webern ‘Dormi Jesu – A Caius Christmas’, inc. Gabrieli’s ‘O magnum mysterium’, Karg-Elert’s ‘Resonet in laudibus’, Poulenc’s ‘Videntes stellam’, Villette’s ‘Hymne à la Vierge’ and Webern’s ‘Dormi Jesu’ Ch of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge/Webber DCD34152

Morales. Mouton. Stabile ‘Christmas with the Shepherds’, inc. Morales’s ‘Missa ‘Quaeramus cum pastoribus’’ and ‘Pastores dicite, quidnam vidistis?’, Mouton’s ‘Quaeramus cum pastoribus’ and ‘Puer nobis est natus’ and Stabile’s ‘Quaeramus cum pastoribus’ Marian Consort/McCleery DCD34145

Deutsche Grammophon (France)

Dusapin ‘[Morning in Long Island]’: Reverso. Uncut. Morning in Long Island Orch Philharmonique de Radio France/Chung 481 0786

Deutsche Grammophon Eloquence

Chopin. Mussorgsky ‘Lazar Berman’: Polonaises – Op. 26 No. 1 in C sharp minor; Op. 26 No. 2 in E flat minor; Op. 40 No. 1 in A; Op. 40 No. 2 in C minor; Op. 44 in F sharp minor; Op. 53 in A flat. Pictures from an Exhibition Berman (1979; 1978) 480 7074

Liszt. Tchaikovsky ‘Lazar Berman’: Piano Concertos – No. 1 in E flat, S124; No. 2 in A, S125. Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 Berman; Wiener Symphoniker/
Giulini (1976); Berliner Philharmoniker/Karajan (1975) 480 7073

Strauss, R. ‘Karl Böhm’: Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59 Schech; Seefried; Streich; Fischer-Dieskau; Böhme et al; Chor der Staatsoper Dresden; Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden/Böhm (1958) 480 7202 (three CDs)

Strauss, R. ‘Karl Böhm’: Salome, Op. 54 Jones; Dunn; Cassily; Fischer-Dieskau et al; Orch der Hamburgischen Staatsoper/Böhm (1970) 480 7210 (two CDs)

Discovery Music & Vision

Gunning Symphonies – No. 6; No. 7. Night Voyage RPO/Gunning DMV112

Documents

Bach, J. S. Beethoven. Brahms. Elgar. Hindemith. Honegger. Schubert. Strauss, R. Tortelier et al ‘Paul Tortelier – A Genius of the Cello’ Tortelier et al 600176 (ten CDs)

Wagner et al ‘Wilhelm Furtwängler – Opera Live’, inc. Wagner’s ‘Der Ring des Nibelungen’, ‘Tristan und Isolde’ and ‘Tannhäuser’ Furtwängler et al 600168 (41 CDs)

Dolce Volta, La

Chopin Ballades – No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23; No. 2 in F, Op. 38; No. 3 in A flat, Op. 47; No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52. Scherzo No. 4 in E, Op. 54. Barcarolle in F sharp, Op. 60. Prelude in C sharp minor, Op. 45 Bianconi LDV14

Wagner et al ‘Extase Maxima’, inc. Wagner’s ‘Fantaisie, WWV22’ and ‘Elégie, WWV93’, Liszt’s ‘Fantaisie sur des thèmes de Rienzi, S439’, Wolf’s ‘Paraphrase über Die Walküre’ and works by Pesson, Jaell and Liszt on themes from Wagner’s ‘Tristan und Isolde’ Latchoumia LDV16

Dux

Borkowski. Chilcott. Ešenvalds. Farcinkiewicz. Górecki. Lukaszewski. Lutosławski. Martin. Messiaen. Moryto. Padlewski. Panufnik. Pew. Tavener. Urbaniak. Whitacre ‘Prayer’, inc. Borkowski’s ‘Libera me II’, Farcinkiewicz’s ‘Pater noster’, Lukaszewski’s ‘Lord Tennyson Song (Who can say)’, Martin’s ‘Notre Père (arr. Lukaszewski)’, Moryto’s ‘Ave Maria’, Panufnik’s ‘Prayer to the Virgin of Skempe’ and Urbaniak’s ‘Agnus Dei’ Chór Katedry Warszawsko-Praskiej Musica Sacra/Lukaszewski DUX0779

D’Anglebert. Bach, J. S. Couperin. Dieupart. Lebuège. Rameau. Reincken ‘Dancing Baroque Music’, inc. Bach’s ‘French Suite No. 4 in E flat, BWV815’, Dieupart’s ‘Sixième Suite in G minor’ and excerpts from Rameau’s ‘Les Indes galantes’ Bartkiewicz DUX0600

Françaix. Mozart. Podkowa Clarinet Concerto. Clarinet Concerto in A, K622. Orexis Licznerski; Sinfonietta Cracovia/Bywalec DUX0719

Krauze ‘Instrumental Concertos’: Piano Concerto No. 1. Violin Concerto. Fête galante et Pastorale. Suite de Danses et de Chansons Krauze; Kulka; Polish Radio SO/Michniewski; Rogala; Warsaw PO/Strugala DUX0996

Lutosławski Little Suite. Funeral Music. Chains 1 and 2 Garnetz; Orch of the Opera at the Castle in Szczecin/Wołosiuk DUX0983

Various composers ‘Castrum Doloris’: A reconstruction of the music for the funeral of a member of the nobility Bornus Consort et al DUX1104

ECM New Series

Couturier. Gurdjieff. Komitas. Mompou ‘Moderato Cantabile’, inc. Couturier’s ‘Voyage’ and ‘Soleil Rouge’, Gurdjieff’s ‘Sayyid chant and dance No. 3’, Komitas’s ‘Chinar es’ and Mompou’s ‘Impresiones intimas I’ and ‘Impresiones intimas VIII, ‘Secreto’’ Lechner; Couturier 481 0992

Debussy. Gubaidulina. Takemitsu Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp. Garten von Freuden und Traurigkeiten. And then I knew ’twas wind Tre Voci 481 0880

Ustvolskaya Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano. Duet for Violin and Piano. Sonata for Violin and Piano Kopatchinskaja; Hinterhäuser; Bieri 481 0883

Eloquentia

Schubert Piano Sonata No. 4 in A minor, D537. Valses nobles, D969. Valses sentimentales, D779. Mélodie hongroise, D817 Coppola EL1445

Entertainment One Music

Barber. Bates. Corigliano ‘The American Masters’: Violin Concerto, Op. 14. Violin Concerto. Lullaby for Natalie Myers; LSO/Slatkin EOMCD7791

ERP

Vivaldi ‘Senza Basso’: Sonatas – RV68 in F; RV70 in F; RV71 in G; RV77 in B flat Baltic Baroque ERP6713

Et’cetera

Barbion. Clemens non Papa. Crecquillon. Flamingus. Isjenbaert. Jonckers. Lupi. Payen. Richafort. Verdelot et al ‘De Leidse Koorboeken – The Leiden Choirbooks, Vol. IV’, illustrating the rich musical life of 16th century Holland Egidius Kwartet and College KTC1413 (two CDs)

EuroArts

Bach, J. S. Christmas Oratorio, BWV248 McFadden; Fink, B.; Genz, C.; Henschel; Monteverdi Ch; English Baroque Soloists/Gardiner (Herderkirche, Weimar, 1999) 2045094 (Blu-ray disc); 2045098 (DVD-V)

Beethoven ‘The Complete String Quartets’ Belcea Quartet (Vienna, 2012) 2072664 (four Blu-ray discs); 2072668 (five DVD-Vs)

Berlioz. Gounod. Schubert. Schumann. Verdi ‘Die Gretchenfrage – The Crucial Question’: A concert by the soprano Annette Dasch, in a programme dedicated to mythical female characters in desperate crisis situations, inc. excerpts from ‘La Damnation de Faust’, ‘Faust’, ‘Rosamunde’, ‘Genoveva’ and ‘Otello’ Dasch; Münchner Rundfunkorch/Piollet (2011) 2059934 (Blu-ray disc); 2059938 (DVD-V)

Boito Mefistofele (stage direction: Robert Carsen) Abdrazakov; Vargas; Racette; Johnson; Wang et al; San Francisco Opera Dance Corps, Chor and Orch/Luisotti (San Francisco, 2013) 2059674 (Blu-ray disc); 2059678 (two DVD-Vs)

Debussy. Mozart ‘Menahem Pressler 90th Anniversary Concert’: Clair de lune. Piano Concertos – No. 23 in A, K488; No. 27 in B flat, K595 Pressler; Orch de Paris/Järvi, P. (Paris, 2013) 2059884 (Blu-ray disc); 2059888 (DVD-V)

Dvořák Rusalka, B203 (stage direction: Stefan Herheim) Papatanasiu; Cernoch; Persson; White; Morlo et al; Choeur et Orch Symphonique de La Monnaie/Fischer, Á. (Brussels, 2012) 2059924 (Blu-ray disc); 2059928 (two DVD-Vs)

Dvořák. Shostakovich ‘The Berliner Philharmoniker in Tokyo – Concert at Suntory Hall’: Symphony No. 8 in G, B163. Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 77 Hahn; Berliner Philharmoniker/Jansons (2000) 2020248 (DVD-V + catalogue)

Elgar. Nicolai. Tchaikovsky ‘Europakonzert 2014 – Berlin’: Falstaff, Op. 68. The Merry Wives of Windsor – Overture. Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64 Berliner Philharmoniker/Barenboim 2059854 (Blu-ray disc); 2059858 (DVD-V)

Glossa Music

Caccini, F. Caccini, G. Ciccolini. D’India. Lambardi. Montesardo. Monteverdi. Nauwach. Trabaci et al ‘The Medici Castrato – A homage to Gualberto Magli’, inc. Francesca Caccini’s ‘Dispiegate guance amate’, Lambardi’s ‘O felice quel giorno’, arias from Monteverdi’s ‘Orfeo’ and Nauwach’s ‘Tempesta di dolcezza’ Pe; Granata; Miller GCD923501

Rameau Les fêtes de l’Hymen et de l’Amour Sampson; Santon-Jeffery; Staskiewicz; Borghi; Van Mechelen; Vidal; Christoyannis; Buet; Le Concert Spirituel/Niquet GCD921629 (two CDs)

Hänssler Classic

Chopin Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 8. Cello Sonata in G minor, Op. 65 Moser; Blacher; Kupiec CD93.321

Salieri ‘Lieder’: Il Genio degli Stati Veneti. Pensieri funesti. Deh, si piacevoli. In questa tomba oscura. Appel à l’amour. Der Zufriedene. Meine höchste Wonne. Maylied. An die zukünftige Geliebte. Andenken Eerens; Müller; Eisenlohr CD93.307

Schubert ‘Klavierwerke, Vol. 12’: Piano Sonata in D, D850. Rondo in E, D506. Douze Valses, D969 Oppitz CD98.816

Strauss, R. ‘Tone Poems, Vol. 3’: Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30. Aus Italien, Op. 16 SWR Sinfonieorch Baden-Baden und Freiburg/Roth CD93.320

Various composers ‘Der musikalische Adventskalender – 24 Lieder für Advent und Weihnachten’ SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart; SWR Rundfunkorch Kaiserslautern; Radio Sinfonieorch Stuttgart des SWR et al/Creed; Norrington; Marriner CD93.322

Various composers ‘Machet die Tore Weit – Weihnachten mit dem Knabenchor’ Capella Vocalis/Weyand CD98.040

Harmonia Mundi

Ariosti. Bononcini. Handel ‘A Royal Trio’, inc. arias  for the star castrati of the day, including Senesino, from operas written in the 10 year period from 1719-29 Zazzo; La Nuova Musica/Bates HMU807590 (Hybrid SACD)

Bach, J. S. Köthener Trauermusik, BWV244a (Funeral Service for Leopold d’Anhalt-Köthen) Devielhe; Guillon; Hobbs; Immler; Pygmalion/Pichon HMC902211

Bach, J. S. Couperin. Rameau ‘Alexandre Tharaud – Baroque’, inc. Bach’s ‘Italian Concerto, BWV971’, Couperin’s ‘Tic Toc Choc’ and Rameau’s ‘Nouvelles Suites’ Tharaud HMX2908379.81 (three CDs)

Boulez. Debussy. Jolivet. Messiaen. Milhaud. Pécou. Poulenc. Saint-Saëns. Satie. Varèse ‘Alexandre Tharaud – Moderne’, inc. Pécou’s ‘L’Oiseau Innumerable’ and Satie’s ‘Avant dernières pensées’ and ‘Voyage en France’, together with 20th century music for flute and piano and clarinet and piano Tharaud; Le Sage; Faust; Delescluse; Guerrier; Queyras; Van Spaendonck; Bernold; Ensemble Orchestral de Paris/Quinn HMX2908710.15 (six CDs)

Vivaldi Flute Concertos – RV90 in D, ‘Il Gardellino’; RV95 in D, ‘La Pastorella’; RV103 in G minor; RV375 in E flat; RV439 in G minor, ‘La Notte’; RV443 in G; RV566 in D minor Steger; I Barocchisti/Fasolis HMC902190

Heritage Records

Albéniz. Chopin. Debussy. Hahn. Mompou. Schumann ‘The Art of Magda Tagliaferro’, inc. Albéniz’s ‘Sevilla’, Debussy’s ‘Toccata’, Hahn’s ‘Piano Concerto in E’ and Schumann’s ‘Faschingsschwank aus Wien’ Tagliaferro; Hahn (1930-34) HTGCD277

Albinoni ‘Complete Concertos for Solo Oboe, Opp. 7 and 9’ Francis; London Harpsichord Ensemble HTGCD274

Hevhetia

Gregorian Chant ‘Rorate caeli’: Kyrie eleison (Conditor Kyrie). Rorate caeli. Populus Sion. Conditor alme siderum. I sapientia. Tollite portas. Ecce Dominus veniet. Audi filia. Ave Maria. Salve regina. Five Improvisations for Saxophone Harvan; Voces Gregorianae Cassoviensis/Velbacky HV0080-2

Hungaroton

Beethoven. Liszt. Mozart. Schubert ‘Annie Fischer – The Centennial Collection’ Fischer; Budapest SO/Lukács; Esser HCD41011 (three CDs)

Rachmaninov The Isle of the Dead, Op. 29. Symphonic Dances, Op. 45. Vocalise, Op. 34 No. 14 Miskolc SO/Kovács HCD32737

Hyperion Dyad

Brahms ‘The Complete Trios’: Piano Trios – No. 1 in B, Op. 8; No. 2 in C, Op. 87; No. 3 in C minor, Op. 101. Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op. 114. Horn Trio in E flat, Op. 40 Hosford; Stirling; Florestan Trio CDD22082 (two CDs)

Hyperion Helios

Bach, J. S. ‘The Six Motets’: Six Motets, BWV225-30 The Sixteen/Christophers CDH55417

Hyperion Records

Bach, J. S. Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV1080 Hewitt CDA67980 (two CDs)

Bruch ‘The Romantic Violin Concerto, Vol. 17’: Violin Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 58. Scottish Fantasy in E flat, Op. 46 Liebeck; BBC Scottish SO/Brabbins CDA68050

Debussy ‘Songs, Vol. 3’: Le Promenoir des deux amants. Musique. La Romance d’Ariel. L’Archet. Les Baisers d’amour. Aimons-nous et dormons. Sérénade. La Belle au Bois dormant. Les Roses. Pierrot. Dans le jardin. Caprice. Fête galante. Paysage sentimental, etc. France; Martineau CDA68016

Duruflé. Howells. Moore. Tavener. Vaughan Williams ‘Music for Remembrance’: Requiem, Op. 9. Take him, earth, for cherishing. Three Prayers of Dietrich Bonhoeffer. The peace that surpasseth understanding. Lord, thou hast been our refuge Ch of Westminster Abbey; Britten Sinfonia/O’Donnell CDA68020

Handel 20 Sonatas, Op. 1 Beckett; Beznosiuk, L.; Goodwin; Wallfisch, E.; Tunnicliffe; Nicholson CDS44411/3 (three CDs)

Napoleão. Oswald ‘The Romantic Piano Concerto, Vol. 64’: Piano Concerto No. 2 in E flat minor, Op. 31. Piano Concerto in G minor, Op. 10 Pizarro; BBC Natioonal Orch of Wales/Brabbins CDA67984

Pärt Peace upon you, Jerusalem. Morning star. The woman with the alabaster box. The deer’s cry. Virgencita. Solfeggio. Zwei Beter. Tribute to Caesar. Summa. Memento. Alleluia-Tropus. Da pacem, Domine Polyphony/Layton CDA68056

IBA

Brahms ‘Idil Biret Archive Edition 16/17’: Symphonies – No. 3 in F, Op. 90; No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98 (transcr. Biret). Paganini Variations, Op. 35. Six Hungarian Dances (transcr. Brahms) Biret 8.571303-04 (two CDs)

ICA Classics

Beethoven. Brahms. Mendelssohn. Schumann. Tchaikovsky ‘Great Symphonies’: Symphonies – No. 3 in E flat, Op. 55, ‘Eroica’; No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125. Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98. Symphony No. 4 in A, Op. 90, ‘Italian’. Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120. Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36 Orquesta Nacional de España/Argenta (Madrid, 1957). Seefried; Anday; Dermota; Schöffler; Wiener Singakademie; Wiener Philharmoniker/
Furtwängler (Vienna, 1953). BBC SO/Boult (London, 1975). RPO/Boult (London, 1972). Philharmonia Orch/Cantelli (Edinburgh, 1954). BBC SO/Rozhdestvensky (Leeds, 1979) ICAB5132 (five CDs)

Berlioz. Brahms. Glinka. Lehár. Mozart. Strauss, J. I. Strauss, J. II. Suppé. Tchaikovsky et al ‘Classic BBC Proms’, presenting some exceptional performances given at the world’s famous BBC Proms Ohlsson; Armstrong; Fürst; Loughran; Susskind; Rozhdestvensky; Temirkanov; Solti et al ICAB5134 (five DVD-Vs)

Mahler. Strauss, R. ‘Masterworks’, including some of the greatest works by Mahler and Richard Strauss Haenchen; Leinsdorf; Sanderling, K.; Tilson Thomas et al ICAB5133 (five DVD-Vs)

Puccini. Rossini. Verdi Tosca. Il barbiere di Siviglia. Falstaff Tebaldi; Tagliavini; Gobbi et al/Molinari-Pradelli (Covent Garden, 1955). Panerai; Berganza; Alva; Corena et al/Giulini (Covent Garden, 1960). Corena; Rovere; Cadoni; Dominguez et al/Giulini (Edinburgh Festival, 1955) ICAB5131 (six CDs)

ICSM Records

Brahms ‘Brahms on the piano, Vol. 1’: Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op. 52a. Neue Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op. 65a. Walzer, Op. 39 Tarli; Varbanov ICSM001

Schoenberg. Schubert. Schumann ‘Freedom’: Sechs kleine Klavierstücke, Op. 19. Moments musicaux, D780. Fantasiestücke, Op. 12 Tarli ICSM002

K617

Sweelinck ‘Ma jeune vie a une fin’: Puer nobis nascitur. Pavana Hispanica. Christe qui lux es et dies. Paduana Lachrymae. Ich fuhr mich über Rheine. Fantasia re re re sol ut mi fa sol. Toccata primi toni. Von der Fortuna werd ich getrieben, etc. Wonner K617247

KML Recordings

Berio. Bizet. Brahms. Camilo. Dvořák. Fauré. Gershwin. Grainger. Lutosławski. Milhaud. Poulenc. Strauss, J. Stravinsky. Tchaikovsky ‘Sisters’: A series of sonic images, ‘born out of our desire to bring together the music that has made up the sound track to our lives at one moment or another’ Labèque, K.; Labèque, M. KML2124

Linn Records

Chopin 24 Préludes, Op. 28. Mazurkas – Op. 6 No. 1 in F sharp minor; Op. 17 No. 2 in E minor; Op. 17 No. 4 in A minor; Op. 50 No. 3 in C sharp minor; Op. 63 No. 3 in C sharp minor. Nocturnes – Op. 9 No. 3 in B; Op. 27 No. 2 in D flat Fliter CKD475 (Hybrid SACD)

Purcell Ten Sonatas in Four Parts Retrospect Trio BKD332

Schumann ‘The Symphonies’: Symphonies – No. 1 in B flat, Op. 38, ‘Spring’; No. 2 in C, Op. 61; No. 3 in E flat, Op. 97, ‘Rhenish’; No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120 (1851 version) Scottish Chamber Orch/Ticciati CKD450 (two Hybrid SACDs)

Tavener ‘Ypakoë’:  … Depart in Peace … . Trisagion. Two Hadiths. Ypakoë Riu; Scottish Ensemble; The Wallace Collection; Canty CKD492

Ward ‘Fantasias and Verse Anthems’, inc. ‘Praise the Lord, O my soul’, ‘Mount up, my soul’, ‘Down, caitiff wretch’, ‘Prayer is an endless chain’, ‘How long wilt thou forget me, O Lord’ and ‘This joyful, happy holy day’ Ch of Magdalen College, Oxford; Phantasm CKD427 (Hybrid SACD)

LSO Live

Berlioz Symphonie fantastique, H48. Waverley, H26 LSO/Gergiev LSO0757 (Pure Audio Blu-ray disc + Hybrid SACD)

Mendelssohn. Schumann Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, ‘Scottish’. The Hebrides, Op. 26. Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54 Pires; LSO/Gardiner LSO0765 (Pure Audio Blu-ray disc + Hybrid SACD)

Lyrita Recorded Edition

Banks. Busch, W. Coleridge-Taylor. Finzi. Fricker. Gerhard. Hoddinott. Holst. Maconchy. Moeran. Morgan. Rubbra ‘British String Concertos’ McAslan; Baillie; Friend; Hurwitz; Sillito; Aronowitz; Wallfisch, R.; Georgiadis; de Saram; Neaman; Parikan; Gruenberg; Welsh et al SRCD2346 (four CDs)

Berkeley, L. Bridge. Busch, W. Finzi. Foulds. Hoddinott. Ireland. Moeran. Rawsthorne. Scott, C. Stanford. Vaughan Williams. Williamson ‘British Piano Concertos’ Binns; Katin; Shelley; Wallfisch, P.; Ogdon; Parkin; McCabe; Wilde; Fowke; Williamson et al SRCD2345 (four CDs)

Melodiya

Chopin. Schubert. Schumann ‘Music Festival December Nights, Moscow 1985’: Cello Sonata in G minor, Op. 65. Polonaise-Fantaisie in A flat, Op. 61. Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52. Violin Sonata in A, D574. Phantasiestücke, Op. 73. Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 63. Märchenbilder, Op. 113 Richter; Kamyshev; Kagan; Gutman; Bashmet MELCD1002204 (two CDs)

Schoenberg. Sibelius ‘Contrasts’: Violin Concerto, Op. 36. Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47 Isakadze; USSR State Academic SO/Lazarev (1981; 1980) MELCD1002221

Scriabin Ten Mazurkas, Op. 3. Nine Mazurkas, Op. 25 Feinberg (1950s) MELCD1002192

Tchaikovsky Cherevichki Nelepp; Antonova; Ivanov; Mikhailov; Kruglikova; Krasovsky; Godovkin; Peregudov; Insarova et al; Bolshoi Theater Ch and Orch/Melik-Pashayev (1948) MELCD1002129 (two CDs)

Membran

Berg. Messiaen. Schoenberg. Webern Sonata for Piano, Op. 1. Four Pieces for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 5. Quatuor pour le fin du Temps. Quintet for Wind Instruments, Op. 26. Five Pieces, Op. 16. Concerto, Op. 24. Variations, Op. 27, etc. Houston Symphony Chamber Players/Eschenbach 233863 (three CDs)

Metronome Recordings

Bach, C. P. E. Haydn. Mozart. Müthel ‘Treasures of the Empfindsamkeit’: Freye Fantasie in F sharp minor, Wq67 (H300). La Stahl, Wq117/25 (H94). L’Aly Rupalch, Wq117/27 (H95). Keyboard Sonata in E minor, Wq52/6 (H129). Keyboard Sonata No. 33 in C minor, Hob. XVI/20. Adagio in B minor, K540. Arioso with Variations in C minor Cerasi METCD1091

Mirare, Disques

Brahms Two Clarinet Sonatas, Op. 120. Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op. 114 Sévère; Laloum; Julien-Laferrière MIR250

mode records

Newman, C. ‘Ghosts’: Symphony. Cologne. Ghosts. Ghost Symphony Newman; Ensemble KNM Berlin/Tast mode271

MSR Classics

Bach, J. S. Buxtehude. Campra. Gabrieli. Hovhaness. Humperdinck. Rimsky-Korsakov. Schumann. Strauss, R. ‘Music for Brass and Organ’, played on the Fisk organs of Old West Church, Boston, St John’s Episcopal Church, Gloucester and Christ Church, Andover Bruns; Thompson Brass Ensemble MS1481

Baton. Bonis. Camus. Dubois. Gaubert. Koechlin. Roussel ‘Dedications – Paris Conservatoire Connections for Flute and Piano’: Passacaille, Op. 35. Pièce pour Flûte et Piano, Op. 189. Chanson et Badinerie. Sonate pour Flûte et Piano. Deuxième Sonate pour Flûte et Piano. Sonate pour Piano et Flûte, Op. 52. Andante et Scherzo, Op. 51 Arnone; Hudson MS1431

Bloch. Copland. Dauber. Zeisl Abodah. Violin Sonata. Serenata. Violin Sonata, ‘Brandeis’. Menuchim’s Song Schiff, Z.; Grant MS1493

Brahms. Grieg. Haydn. Shostakovich. Tchaikovsky ‘The American String Project 2014’: String Quartet No. 3 in B flat, Op. 67 – Agitato. Holberg Suite, Op. 40 – Air. String Quartet No. 61 in D minor, Hob. III/76 (Op. 76 No. 2), ‘Fifths’. String Quartet No. 3 in F, Op. 73 – Allegro non troppo. String Quartet No. 3 in E flat minor, Op. 30 American String Project MS1522

Danielpour. Houghton. Jalbert. Merritt; Theofanidis ‘American Lyricism – Piano Music by American Composers’: The Enchanted Garden: Preludes Book II. Sonata for Piano. Toccata. Chaconne: Mercy Endures. All Dreams Begin with the Horizon Atzinger MS1534

Musiques à la Chabotterie

Lully Atys, LWV53 Les Solistes, Le Choeur et La Simphonie du Marais/Reyne 605008 (three CDs)

Rameau Les Indes galantes Les Solistes, Le Choeur et La Simphonie du Marais/Reyne 605013 (three CDs)

Rebel Ulysse Les Solistes, Le Choeur et La Simphonie du Marais/Reyne 605003 (two CDs)

Naïve Classique

Bach, J. S. Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin, BWV1001-06. Six Suites for Solo Cello, BWV1007-12 (all. transcr. Smith) Smith E8939 (four CDs)

Beethoven. Brahms. Schubert. Schumann ‘Anne Gastinel – Romantique’, inc. Beethoven’s complete works for cello and piano Gastinel; Guy; Désert; Orch Philharmonique de Liège/Langrée V5387 (five CDs)

Beethoven. Schubert Piano Sonata No. 16 in G, Op. 31 No. 1. Eroica Variations, Op. 35. Fantasy in C, D760, ‘Wandererfantasie’. 16 Deutsche, D783 Nos. 1-16 Pilsan V5385

Mozart ‘Sandrine Piau – Desperate Heroines’, inc. arias from ‘Le nozze di Figaro’, ‘Don Giovanni’, ‘La finta giardiniera’, ‘Mitridate, re di Ponto’, ‘Idomeneo’, ‘Lucio Silla’ and ‘Il re pastore’ Piau; Mozarteumorch Salzburg/Bolton V5366

Mozart Requiem in D minor, K626 Piau; Mingardo; Güra; Purves; Accentus; Insula Orch/Equilbey V5370

Porpora ‘Franco Fagioli – Il Maestro’, inc. arias from ‘Ezio’, ‘Semiramide riconosciuta’, ‘Didone abbandonata’, ‘Ericlea’, ‘Il verbo in carne’, ‘Meride e Seliunte’, ‘Il ritiro’, ‘Polifemo’, ‘Carlo il Calvo’ and ‘Vulcano’ Fagioli; Academia Montis Regalis/De Marchi V5369

Say ‘Say Plays … ’: Black Earth, Op. 8. Bodrum, Op. 41b. Paganini Jazz, Op. 5c. Four Dances of Nasreddin Hodja, Op. 1. Elegy of Old Istanbul. Nietzsche und Wagner, Op. 49. Alla turca jazz, Op. 5b. A Dervish in Manhattan, etc. Say V5400

Naxos

Beck Symphonies Op. 3 No. 6 and Op. 4 Nos. 1-3 Czech Chamber PO Pardubice/Stilec 8.573248

Castelnuovo-Tedesco Evangélion Marangoni 8.573316

De la Rue et al ‘Missa Conceptio Tua – Medieval and Renaissance Music for Advent’, inc. de la Rue’s ‘Missa ‘Conceptio Tua’’ Schola Antiqua of Chicago/Anderson 8.573260

Handel. Holloway. Howard. Matthew-Walker. Searle ‘The Malcolm Smith Memorial Album’: L’Allegro ed il penseroso – Come, but keep thy wonted state. Grand Heroical March. Ruddigore, Op. 40. Fantasy-Sonata, ‘Hamlet’. Piano Sonata, Op. 21 Lill; Howard; Bebbington; Jacobson 8.571354

Hummel ‘Piano Trios, Vol. 1’: Piano Trios – No. 2 in F, Op. 22; No. 3 in G, Op. 35; No. 6 in E flat, Op. 93; No. 7 in E flat, Op. 96 Gould Piano Trio 8.573098

Malipiero Fantasie di ongi giorno. Passacaglie. Concerti Orch Sinfonica di Roma/
La Vecchia 8.573291

Mertz ‘Guitar Duets’: Nänien Trauerlieder. Unruhe. Ständchen. La Rage. Barcarole. Wasserfahrt am Traumsee Möller; Fraticelli 8.573055

Piazzolla. Vivaldi ‘Concertos for Two Cellos’: Milonga (arrangement for two cellos after the Concerto for Bandoneon and Guitar). Concertos – RV409 in E minor; RV531 in G minor; RV532 in G; RV539 in F; RV545 in G; RV812 in G minor Lloyd Webber, Julian; Lloyd Webber, Jiaxin; European Union Chamber Orch/Hofmann 8.573374

Pinho Vargas Requiem. Judas Coro e Orquestra Gulbenkian/Carneiro; Eldoro; Lourenço 8.573277

Prokofiev Symphony No. 1 in D, Op. 25, ‘Classical’. Dreams, Op. 6 São Paulo SO/Alsop 8.573353

Scarlatti, D. ‘Complete Keyboard Sonatas, Vol. 15’ Weiss 8.573222

Shostakovich Symphony No. 13 in B flat minor, Op. 113, ‘Babi Yar’ Vinogradov; Huddersfield Choral Society; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Ch and Orch/Petrenko 8.573218

Soler Keyboard Sonatas Nos. 42-56 Borowiak 8.573281

Still, R. ‘The Four String Quartets’ Villiers Quartet 8.571353

Strauss, Josef ‘Josef Strauss meets Offenbach’: Dances by Josef Strauss on melodies from the operas of Offenbach, Thomas, Gounod and the Ricci Brothers Slovak State PO; Slovak Radio SO; Razumovsky SO/Dittrich; Pollack; Eschwé; Müssauer 8.578288

Various composers ‘The A-Z of Opera (2nd Expanded Edition)’ Anderson et al 8.558216-17 (two CDs)

Nimbus Alliance

Brahms. Bruch Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77. Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26 Udagawa; LSO/Mackerras NI6270

Grieg. Janáček. Wolf String Quartet in G minor. String Quartet No. 2, JW VII/13, ‘Intimate Letters’. Italienische Serenade Amphion String Quartet NI6289

NMC Recordings

Barry The Importance of Being Earnest Hannigan; Tantsits; Bloom; Károlyi; Summers; Ewing; Bevan; Hart; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group/Adès NMCD197

Grime ‘Night Songs’: Virga. Into the faded air. Clarinet Concerto. A Cold Spring. Everyone Sang. Night Songs. Near Midnight Marsh; Hallé/Phillips; Elder NMCD199

Tavener Akhmatova Requiem Bryn-Julson; Shirley-Quirk; Ross; The Nash Ensemble; BBC SO/Rozhdestvensky NMCD208

Odradek Records

Aguado. Albéniz. Barrios Mangoré. Domeniconi. Gismonti. Lundestad. Tárrega ‘Shades and Contrasts’, inc. Barrios Mangoré’s ‘La Catedral’, Domeniconi’s ‘Koyunbaba – Suite, Op. 19’, Lundestad’s ‘Late at Night’ and Tárrega’s ‘Lagrimé’ Sandsengen ODRCD326

Oehms Classics

Bruckner Symphony No. 1 in C minor (Linz version) Mozarteumorch Salzburg/Bolton OC436

Praetorius, H. Praetorius, J. ‘Norddeutsche Orgelmeister, Vol. 6’, inc. Hieronymus Praetorius’s ‘Christe qui lux’, ‘Christ, unser Herr, zum Jordan kam’ and ‘Magnificat quinti toni’ and Jacob Praetorius’s ‘Praeambulum in D minor’, ‘Von allen Menschen abgewandt’ and ‘Magnificat tertii toni’ Kelemen (1624 Scherer organ of St Stephan Tangermünde) OC691 (Hybrid SACD)

Strauss, R. Wagner ‘Heimkehr’: Heimliche Aufforderung. Morgen. Zueignung. Befreit. Vier letzte Lieder. Wesendonck-Lieder Trekel; Pohl OC1811

Tamás ‘Feuerbilder’: Trio for Clarinet, Horn and Piano. Trio Fantasy for Clarinet, horn and Cello. Dream Source. In the Garden of Saanen. Poema (two versions) Dratva; Di Càsola; Greull; Hilpert; Besa OC443

Wagner Die Walküre (stage direction: Vera Nemirova) Van Aken; Anger; Stensvold; Wagner; Bullock; Dike; Ulrich; Reiter; Mahnke et al; Chor der Oper Frankfurt; Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorch/Weigle (Frankfurt, 2012) OC996 (two DVD-Vs)

Wagner Lohengrin Struckmann; König; Nylund; Hayward; Schuster; Schmutzhard et al; Chor der Oper Frankfurt; Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorch/de Billy OC946 (three CDs)

Wagner Siegfried (stage direction: Vera Nemirova) Ryan; Marsh; Stensvold; Schmeckenbecher; Baldvinsson; Arwady; Bullock; Johannsen et al; Chor der Oper Frankfurt; Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorch/Weigle (Frankfurt, 2012) OC997 (two DVD-Vs)

Ondine

Berio Sinfonia. Quattro version originali della Ritirata Notturna di Madrid di L. Boccherini. Calmo Räisänen; Finnish Radio SO/Lintu ODE1227-5 (Hybrid SACD)

Tüür Symphony No. 5 for Big Band, Electric Guitar and Symphony Orchestra. Prophecy for Accordion and Orchestra Lê; Väyrynen; Helsinki PO/Elts ODE1234-2

Onyx Classics

Haydn Piano Sonatas – No. 38 in F, Hob. XVI/23; No. 39 in D, Hob. XVI/24; No. 47 in B minor, Hob. XVI/32; No. 59 in E flat, Hob. XVI/49 Kozhukhin ONYX4110

Opus Arte

Adam. Delibes. Hérold. Khachaturian. Massenet ‘The Beauty of Ballet’: Giselle (choreography: Marius Petipa). Coppélia (choreography: Arthur Saint-Léon). La Fille mal gardée (choreography: Frederick Ashton). Spartacus (choreography: László Seregi). Manon (choreography: Kenneth MacMillan) The Australian Ballet OAF4030BD (five DVD-Vs)

Mompou ‘Songs’: Combat del somni. Pastoral. Bécquerinas. Trois Comptines (1926). Cançó de la fira. Cantar del alma. Aureana do Sil’. Le nuage. Trois Comptines (1943). Primeros pasos, etc. Padullés; Burnside OACD9021D

Mozart Don Giovanni, K527 (stage direction: Francesca Zambello). Die Zauberflöte, K620 (stage direction: David McVicar). Le nozze di Figaro, K492 (stage direction: David McVicar) Keenlyside; Ketelsen; Halfvarson; Poplavskaya et al; Keenlyside; Röschmann; Hartmann; Damrau et al; Schrott; Persson; Finley; Röschmann et al; Royal Opera Chor; Orch of the Royal Opera House/Mackerras (2008); Davis, C. (2003); Pappano (2006) OABD7155BD (five Blu-ray discs); OA1150BD (five DVD-Vs)

Tchaikovsky Lac (after Swan Lake; choreography: Jean Christoph Maillot) Behrend; Ball; Bourgond; Prieto; Koike; Verbruggen; Coppieters; Les Ballets de Monte Carlo; Saint Louis SO/Slatkin (Monaco, 2013) OABD7154D (Blu-ray disc); OA1148D (DVD-V)

Various composers ‘Rosenblatt Recitals, Vol. 1’ Brownlee; Meli; Moore; Pérez; Siurina; Tynan OACD9027BD (six CDs)

Orange Mountain Music

Glass, P. Symphony No. 4, ‘Heroes’ Sinfonieorch Basel/Davies OMM0096

Orfeo d’Or Salzburger Festspiele Live

Beethoven. Mussorgsky. Prokofiev. Schoenberg. Stravinsky Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus, Op. 43. Night on a Bare Mountain. Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64 – Suite No. 1. Ein Überlebender aus Warschau, Op. 46. The Firebird – Suite No. 1 Schell; Jeunesse-Chor Wien; European Community Youth Orch; Gustav Mahler Jugendorch/Abbado, C. (Salzburg, 1979 and 1994) C892 141B

Brahms. Ravel. Shostakovich String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 51 No. 2. String Quartet in F. String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110 Borodin Quartet (Salzburg, 1961) C893 141B

Martin Le Vin herbé (sung in German as ‘Der Zaubertrank’) Cebotari; Parzak; Zadek; Poell; Koréh; Ilosvay et al; Chor der Wiener Staatsoper; Budapest PO/Fricsay (Salzburg, 1948) C890 142A (two CDs)

Mozart Piano Concerto No. 19 in F, K459. Symphonies – No. 29 in A, K201/K186a; No. 35 in D, K385, ‘Haffner’ Pollini; Wiener Philharmoniker/Böhm (Salzburg, 1980) C891 141B

Strauss, R. ‘Salzburg Lieder Evenings, 1956-2010’ Schwarzkopf; Della Casa; Seefried; Gedda; Ludwig; Prey; Price; Schreier; Gruberová; Norman; Mathis; Lipovšek; Zednik; von Stade; Araiza; Hampson; Damrau; Volle et al C894 142I (two CDS)

Pan Classics

Bach, J. S. Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin, BWV1001-06 – Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV1002; Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV1004; Partita No. 3 in E, BWV1006 Letzbor PC10298

Boxberg Sardanapalus Kobow; Moriah; Baka; Samuelis; Vitzthum; Flaig; Richter; Schwandtke; Cirule; Nicklaus et al; United Continuo Ensemble/
Meder; Epstein PC10315 (three CDs)

Scarlatti, A. Veneziano ‘Christmas in Naples’: Sinfonia prima di concerto grosso con due flauti. Sinfonia seconda concertata con li ripieni. Pastorale a quattro voci con tromba e flauti. Notturno secondo, lezione prima. Notturno primo, lezione prima. Notturno primo, lezione terza Högström; Mineccia; Ensemble Odyssee/Friggi PC10307

Strauss, F. Strauss, R. Horn Concerto in C minor, Op. 8. Horn Concertos – No. 1 in E flat, Op. 11; No. 2 in E flat, TrV283 Seidenberg; Frankfurt Radio SO/Weigle PC10312

Paradizo

Gilles ‘Rameau’s Funeral, Paris, 27.IX.1764’: Messe des morts Van Wanroij; Getchell; Sancho; Abadie; Collegium Vocale Gent; Capriccio Stravagante Les 24 Violons/Sempé PA0013

PENTATONE

Beethoven ‘The Complete Piano Sonatas’ Kodama PTC5186 490 (nine Hybrid SACDs)

Franck. Strauss, R. Violin Sonata in A, M8. Violin Sonata in E flat, Op. 18 Steinbacher; Kulek PTC5186 470 (Hybrid SACD)

Schubert ‘Complete Works for Violin and Piano’ Fischer; Helmchen PTC51865 19 (two Hybrid SACDs)

Wagner ‘The Complete Operas’ Soloists et al; Rundfunkchor Berlin; Rundfunk-Sinfonieorch Berlin/Janowski PTC5186 700 (32 Hybrid SACDs)

Piano Classics

Godard ‘Piano Works’: Vingt Pièces, Op. 58. Barcarolles. Scènes italiennes Deljavan PCL0072

Schnittke Five Aphorisms. Concerto for Piano and Strings. Gogol Suite Proshayev PCL0071

Proper Discord/Cabinbaggage

Gregson ‘Lights in the Sky’: Inside. First Breath. Clear. Midnight. Falling. Lights in the Sky. Fiction. Still, Again. Outside Gregson CBBG4

Regent Records

Alain. Bonnet. Bridge. Debussy. Distler. Hunt. Mathias. Shostakovich. Somervell. Tournemire. Vierne ‘The English Cathedral Series, Vol. XVIII’, inc. Bonnet’s ‘In Memoriam ‘Titanic’, Op. 10 No. 1’, Distler’s ‘Vier Spielstücke, Op. 18’, Mathias’s ‘Toccata Giocosa’, Somervell’s ‘Air in C’ and Vierne’s ‘Feux Follets, Op. 53 No. 4’ Allsop (Kenneth Tickell organ of Worcester Cathedral) REGCD449

Alain. Cocker. Franck. Karg-Elert. Liszt. Mulet. Nevin. Rawsthorne. Schumann. Vierne. Walton ‘Encore!’, inc. Alain’s ‘Litanies’, Karg-Elert’s ‘Nun danket alle Gott, Op. 65 No. 59’, Mulet’s ‘Tu es Petra’, Rawsthorne’s ‘Celtic Lament’ and Vierne’s ‘Carillon de Westminster’ Crompton (1933 Hill, Norman and Beard organ of the Royal Hospital School, Holbrook) REGCD444

Balfour Gardiner ‘The Complete Songs’: Three Shakespeare Settings. The Stranger’s (or Hangman’s) Song. The Wanderer’s Evensong. The Golden Vanity. Music when soft voices die. The Banks of Calm Bendemeer. Lightly we met in the morn. On Chelsea Embankment. Rybbesdale, etc. Oxenham; Beatty REGCD450

Resonus Classics

Quantz Sei Duetti (1759) Dickmans; Moon; Elysium Ensemble RES10136 (download only)

Ricercar

Rameau Concerts en Sextuor Les Dominos/Malgoire, F. RIC350

Various composers ‘Rubens and the Musicians of His Time’ Various artists RIC352

Signum Classics

Elgar. Vaughan Williams Serenade for Strings, Op. 20. Introduction and Allegro, Op. 47. The Lark Ascending. Violin Concerto Waley-Cohen; Orch of the Swan/
Curtis, D. SIGCD399

Mozart Mitridate, re di Ponto, K87/K74a Banks; Persson; Bevan; Zazzo; Murray; Devin; Classical Opera Company/Page SIGCD400 (four CDs)

Todd, W. ‘Lux et Veritas’: Remembrance. No More Sorrow. A Celtic Blessing. Precious Moment. Agnus Dei. In This Place. Exalt Us In Your Love. Tidings. Sanctus. O Lux Beata. Christus Est Stella, etc. Tenebrae; English Chamber Orch/Short SIGCD394

Traditional ‘Postcards’: Traditional folk songs and melodies of the world from Canada, the Auvergne, Korea, New Zealand, England, Finland, Australia, Germany, Ireland, Scotland, Denmark, Andalusia, China, Wales, etc. The King’s Singers SIGCD393

Simax Classics

Bertouch. Theile. Vierdanck ‘Ostsee’, inc. Bertouch’s ‘Mein Herz ist bereit’ and ‘Du Tochter Zion, freue Dich sehr’, Theile’s ‘Ach, dass ich hören sollte’ and ‘Die Seele Christi heilige mich’ and Vierdanck’s ‘Suite for Two Violins and Continuo’ Dalheim; Kielland; Sparbo; Trondheim Barokk PSC1330

Grieg. Skomsvoll Holberg Suite, Op. 40 (versions for string orchestra and for solo piano). Holdberg Variations: Recomprimprovariations Hadland; Skomsvoll; 1B1/Bjøranger PSC1332

Rameau ‘The Complete Works for Harpsichord’ Haugsand PSC1345 (two CDs)

Stradivarius

Scelsi ‘Giacinto Scelsi Collection, Vol. 6’: Maknongan. Pwyll. Hyxos. Quays. Tetratkys Fabbriciani STR33806

Sciarrino Cantare con silenzio. Berceuse. Libro notturno delle voci Caroli; Neue Vocalsolisten; Tokyo PO/Angius STR33987

Supraphon

Janáček Glagolitic Mass, JW III/9 (ed. Zahrádka). The Eternal Gospel, JW III/8 (ed. Vrchlický) Prague Philharmonic Ch; Prague Radio SO/Netopil SU4150-2

Zelenka Lamentationes Jeremiae Prophetae, ZWV53 Guillon; Johannsen; Kral; Collegium Marianum/Semerádová SU4173-2

Testament Records

Brahms. Mozart ‘Karl Böhm’: Symphony No. 2 in D, Op. 73. Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat, K595. Symphony No. 28 in C, K200/K189k Gilels; Berliner Philharmoniker/
Böhm (Salzburg, 1970) SBT2 1499 (two CDs)

Bruckner. Mozart ‘Carl Schuricht’: Symphony No. 7 in E. Symphony No. 38 in D, K504, ‘Prague’ Berliner Philharmoniker/
Schuricht (Salzburg, 1964) SBT2 1498 (two CDs)

Debussy. Fauré. Ravel. Schubert ‘Yvonne Lefébure’: Préludes, Book 2. Barcarolle in E flat, Op. 70. Nocturnes – Op. 63 in D flat; Op. 119 in B minor. Valses nobles et sentimentales. 15 Waltzes Lefébure (BBC broadcasts, 1961, 1963) SBT 1497

Shostakovich. Stravinsky ‘Paavo Berglund’: Symphony No. 8 in C minor, Op. 65 Mustoen; Berliner Philharmoniker/
Berglund (Berlin, 2001) SBT2 1500 (two CDs)

Toccata Classics

Berg ‘by Arrangement – Music for Strings’: Piano Sonata, Op. 1 (arr. van Klaveren). Lyric Suite (arr. Berg/Verbey). Kanon (arr. Schnittke). Early Pieces (arr. Kovacic) NFM Leopoldinum Chamber Orch/Kovacic TOCC0247

Facco ‘Pensieri Adriarmonici: Concerti a cinque, Vol. 2’: Concertos Nos. 7-12 Zogbi; Mexican Baroque Orch/Lawrence TOCC0259

Milford ‘Chamber Music’: Phantasy Quintet, Op. 33. Clarinet Trio in F, Op. 87. Lyrical Movement, Op. 89. Prelude, Op. 92. Violin Sonata in D, Op. 77 Plane; Gould; Cooper; Adams; Neary; Frith TOCC0244

Wagner ‘transcribed for solo piano by August Stradal, Vol. 2’, inc. excerpts from ‘Lohengrin’, ‘Tristan und Isolde’, ‘Das Rheingold’, ‘Parsifal’ and ‘Siegfried’ Vizcarra TOCC0192

Treasure Island Music

Messiaen ‘The Organ Works’, played on the Grandes Orgues de la Cathédrale Saint Pierre, Beauvais and the Grandes Orgues de l’Église de la Sainte Trinité, Paris Bate UKCD600 (six CDs)

VAI Music

Bach, C. P. E. Dvořák. Elgar. Tchaikovsky et al ‘Paul Tortelier – The Complete Musician’: A documentary by Peter Ammann, with full performance footage Tortelier et al 4570 (DVD-V)

Bach, J. S. Bellini. Bononcini. Brahms. Fauré. Franck. Handel. Mozart. Saint-Saëns. Schubert. Sibelius. Traditional. Verdi ‘Marian Anderson – Rare live broadcast performances 1944-1951’: Previously unpublished performances in a wide range of repertoire Anderson; Bell Telephone Hour Orch/Vorhees 1275

Bach, J. S. Glazunov. Stravinksy. Tchaikovsky ‘Balanchine – New York City Ballet in Montreal, Vol. 2’: Concerto Barocco. Pas de Dix. Agon. Nutcracker – Grand Pas de Deux Soloists and Corps de Ballet of New York City Ballet et al (1957; 1960) 4572 (DVD-V)

Delibes. Menotti. Tchaikovsky ‘Balanchine – New York City Ballet in Montreal, Vol. 3’: Coppélia – excerpts. The Unicorn, the Gorgon and the Manticore. Swan Lake – excerpts Soloists and Corps de Ballet of New York City Ballet et al (1957; 1960) 4573 (DVD-V)

Stravinsky. Tchaikovsky ‘Balanchine – New York City Ballet in Montreal, Vol. 1’: Orpheus. Serenade Soloists and Corps de Ballet of New York City Ballet et al (1957; 1960) 4571 (DVD-V)

Weill One Touch of Venus Blair; Nype; Gaynes; Shelby; Trares; Wolfington et al (telecast, 1955) 4568 (DVD-V)

Vivat

Bach, J. S. Six Suites for Solo Cello, BWV1007-12 De Hoog VIVAT107 (two CDs)

Wigmore Hall Live

Brahms. Schubert Piano Trio No. 3 in C minor, Op. 101. Piano Trio No. 2 in E flat, D929 Sitkovetsky Trio WHLive0070

Mozart ‘Piano Sonatas, Vol. 2’: Piano Sonatas – No. 3 in B flat, K281; No. 4 in E flat, K282; No. 5 in D, K283; No. 10 in C, K330; No. 13 in B flat, K333 Blackshaw WHLive0069/2 (two CDs)

Zig-Zag Territoires

Berg. Busoni. Webern. Zemlinsky ‘Lieder’: Sieben frühe Lieder, Op. 4 (arr. de Leeuw). Berceuse elégiaque, Op. 42 (arr. Schoenberg). Passacaglia, Op. 1 (arr. de Leeuw). Sechs Gesänge nach Maeterlinck, Op. 13 Baerts; Het Collectief/de Leeuw ZZT345

Prokofiev Piano Sonatas – No. 5 in C, Op. 38; No. 6 in A, Op. 82. Pensées, Op. 62. Music for Children, Op. 65 Martynov ZZT346

 


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