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Accentus Music

Berg. Mahler. Schubert et al ‘Memorial Concert for Claudio Abbado’, inc. Berg’s ‘Violin Concerto ‘to the Memory of an Angel’’ and excerpts from Mahler’s Third Symphony and Schubert’s Eighth Symphony Faust, I.; Ganz; Lucerne Festival Orch/Nelsons (Lucerne, 2014) ACC10319 (Blu-ray disc); ACC20319 (DVD-V)

Lutosławski. Szymanowski Concerto for Orchestra. Three Fragments from Poems by Jan Kasprowicz, Op. 5 Podles; Polish National Radio SO/Liebreich ACC30332

Amare Classics

Beethoven Violin Concerto in D, Op. 61. Piano Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 58 Kogan; Orch de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire/Silvestri (1959); Richter-Haaser; Philharmonia Orch/Kertész (1960) AME1002

Brahms Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77. Double Concerto in A minor, Op. 102 De Vito; Baldovino; Philharmonia Orch/Schwarz (1953; 1952) AME1001

Analekta

Brubeck. Glazunov. Gruber. Ireland. Maasalo. Molter. Murphy. Périlhou. Sibelius. Torelli. Traditional. Vivaldi ‘Noël’, inc. Brubeck’s ‘Sleep, Holy Infant’, Ireland’s ‘The Holy Boy’, Molter’s ‘Concerto Pastorale in G’, Périlhou’s ‘La vierge à la crêche’ and Vivaldi’s ‘Concerto in E, RV270, ‘Per il santissimo natale’’ La Pietà/Dubeau AN28730

Chopin 24 Préludes, Op. 28 Lefèvre AN29287

Falconieri. Kapsberger. Landi. Merula. Monteverdi. Rossi, S. Strozzi. Uccelini ‘Metamorfosi – Impressions Baroques’, inc. Kapsberger’s ‘Ciaconna’ and ‘Passacaglia’, Landi’s ‘Marillide deh vieni’ and ‘A che più l’arc tendere’, Monteverdi’s ‘Si dolce è il tormento’ and Strozzi’s ‘L’Eraclito amoroso’ LeBlanc; Ensemble Constantinople AN29142

Artalinna

Haydn Piano Sonatas – Hob. XVI/21 in C; Hob. XVI/25 in E flat; Hob. XVI/37 in D; Hob. XVI/39 in G Takenouchi ATL-A006

Arthaus Musik

Glass, P. Gluck. Monteverdi. Talbot. Tchaikovsky et al Orpheus (choreography: Dominique Hervieu and José Montalvo) Various artists (Chaillot, 2010) 108 124 (Blu-ray disc); 102 206 (DVD-V)

Handel ‘The Handel Festival Collection’, inc. ‘Admeto’, ‘Tamerlano’ and ‘Teseo’ and ‘Barockstar’, a film by Ulrich Meyszies Rexroth; Lichtenstein; Bach; Head et al/Arman (Halle, 2006); Bacelli; Randle; Pushee; Bonitatibus et al/Pinnock (Bad Lauchstädt, 2001); Laszczkowski; Rostorf-Zamir; Wesseling; Wölfel et al/Katschner (Potsdam, 2004) 107 548 (six DVD-Vs)

Purcell The Fairy Queen, Z629 (stage direction: David Pountney) Kenny; Randle; Rice; Van Allan et al; Chor and Orch of English National Opera/Kok (London, 1995) 108 128 (Blu-ray disc); 100 201 (DVD-V)

Strauss, J. II ‘Johann Strauss Gala – An Evening of Polka, Waltz and Operetta’ Rost; Carreras; Wiener Philharmoniker/Mehta (Vienna, 1999) 108 174 (Blu-ray disc); 102 208 (DVD-V)

Various composers ‘Gala Mariinsky II’ Borodina; Domingo; Netrebko; Pape; Semenchuk; Bashmet; Kavakos; Matsuev et al; Corps de Ballet, Chor and Orch of the Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg/Gergiev (St Petersburg, 2013) 108 153 (Blu-ray disc); 102 213 (DVD-V)

Various composers ‘The Jiři Kylián Edition’: 22 legendary choreographies, inc. ‘Sinfonietta’, ‘Kaguyahima’, ‘Car Men’, ‘Svadebka’, ‘Falling Angels’, ‘Wings of Wax’, ‘Sarabande’ and ‘Silent Cries’ Nederlands Dans Theater et al 107 546 (ten Blu-ray discs); 107 545 (ten DVD-Vs)

Berlin Classics

Bach, J. S. Six Suites for Solo Cello, BWV1007-12 Enders 140907IE (three 180g vinyl LPs); 0300552BC (two CDs)

Beethoven Piano Concertos – No. 1 in C, Op. 15; No. 2 in B flat, Op. 19; No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37; No. 4 in G, Op. 58; No. 5 in E flat, Op. 73, ‘Emperor’. Triple Concerto in C, Op. 56 Kodama; Deutsches Symphonie-Orch Berlin/Nagano 0300597BC (three CDs)

Biber. Finger. Kerzinger. Neruda. Schmelzer. Vejvanovsky. Weichlin ‘Böhmische Weihnacht’, inc. Finger’s ‘Sonata No. 3 in C’, Schmelzer’s ‘Sonata Natalis in D’ and Vejvanovsky’s ‘Sonata Natalis in C’ Güttler 0300598BC

Various composers ‘Christmas Around the World’ Windsbacher Knabenchor; German Brass 0300610BC

Various composers ‘Dark Hours – Mystic Moments of Classical Music’ Various artists 0300613BC (six CDs)

BIS Records

Gnattali ‘Alma Brasileira’: Sonatina for Guitar and Piano No. 2. Sonata for Cello and Guitar. Alma brasileira. Petite Suite. Saudade. Negaceando. Capoelrando. Manhosamente. Toccata, etc. Halasz, F.; Halasz, D.; Wen-Sinn Yang BIS2086 (Hybrid SACD)

Medtner. Scriabin Piano Concerto No. 3 in E minor, Op. 60, ‘Ballade’. Piano Concerto in F sharp minor, Op. 20 Sudbin; Bergen PO/Litton BIS2088 (Hybrid SACD)

Nielsen Symphonies – No. 1 in G minor, FS16; No. 3, FS60, ‘Sinfonia espansiva’ Royal Stockholm PO/Oramo BIS2048 (Hybrid SACD)

Roman Keyboard Sonatas I-VII Paradiso BIS2095 (Hybrid SACD)

Stenhammar String Quartets – No. 1 in C, Op. 2; No. 2 in C minor, Op. 14 Stenhammar Quartet BIS2019 (Hybrid SACD)

BR Klassik

Strauss, R. Don Juan, Op. 20. Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40 Symphonieorch des Bayerischen Rundfunks/Jansons (2014, 2011) 900127

Bridge Records

Berlin. Carmichael. Duke. Gershwin. Hersch. Kern. Loesser. Porter. Rodgers et al ‘Got a Little Rhythm’, inc. Berlin’s ‘Lazy’, Duke’s ‘Autumn in New York’, Hersch’s ‘A Wish’, Loesser’s ‘Everybody loves you when you’re asleep’ and Rodgers’s ‘Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered’ Burton; Mason; Musto BRIDGE9430

Chausson. Ravel Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 3. Piano Trio in A minor Trio Solisti BRIDGE9440

Fauré. D’Indy. Saint-Saëns Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 120. Piano Trio No. 2 in G, Op. 98. Piano Trio No. 1 in F, Op. 18 Horszowski Trio BRIDGE9441

Haydn Piano Concertos – Hob. XVIII/4 in G; Hob. XVIII/11 in D. Piano Sonatas – Hob. XVI/20 in C minor; Hob. XVI/23 in F; Hob. XVI/40 in G; Hob. XVI/50 in C; Hob. XVI/52 in E flat McDermott; Odense SO/Yoo BRIDGE9438A/B (two CDs)

Hill Divertimento for Piano and Orchestra. Symphony No. 4 in E flat, Op. 47. Concertinos for Piano and Orchestra – No. 1, Op. 36; No. 2, Op. 44 Nel; Austin SO/Bay BRIDGE9443

Kern et al ‘Strings in Swingtime’: Songs by Jerome Kern arranged for string quartet by Charles Miller, and other popular songs arranged for string quartet by Wladimir Selinsky Philharmonic Chamber Soloists BRIDGE9439

Brilliant Classics

Apro. Barrios. Falla. José. Mompou. Ponce. Rodrigo. Solés. Sor. Tansman. Tárrega. Weiss ‘Nocturne – Romantic Guitar Miniatures’, inc. Barrios’s ‘Prelude in G minor’, José’s ‘Pavana triste’, Solés’s ‘El Mestre’ and Weiss’s ‘Tombeau sur le mort de M. Comte de Logy’ Apro 94875BR

Bach, J. S. ‘Complete Organ Music, Vol. 3’: Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV538. Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ, BWV722. Trio in D minor, BWV583. Canonic Variations, BWV769a. Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C, BWV564, etc. Molardi (1728 Hildebrandt organ of St Jacobikirche, Sangerhausen) 94981BR (three CDs)

Bach, J. S. Beethoven. Brahms. Chopin. Dvořák. Fauré. Grieg. Mahler. Marcello. Mozart. Rachmaninov. Ravel. Schubert. Tchaikovsky ‘Adagios’ Various artists 94994BR (two CDs)

Brahms. Liszt. Mendelssohn. Schubert. Schumann et al ‘Liebestraum – Romantic Piano Music’ Goldstein 94989BR (two CDs)

Chopin Scherzos – No. 1 in B minor, Op. 20; No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 31; No. 3 in C sharp minor, Op. 39; No. 4 in E, Op. 54. Mazurka in E minor, Op. 41 No. 1. Étude in C sharp minor, Op. 25 No. 7, etc. Moravec 95098BR

De Macque et al ‘The Keyboard School at Gesualdo’s Court’: Music from the ‘Luigi Rossi’ manuscript of 1617 Falcone 94998BR

Duphly ‘Complete Pièces de Clavecin’ Belder 94999BR (four CDs)

Glass, P. ‘Mad Rush’: Metamorphosis I-V. Wichita Vortex Sutra. The Hours – The Hours; Morning Passages. Olympian. Mad Rush. Glassworks – opening van Veen, J. 90003BR (two 180g vinyl LPs)

Hummel ‘Complete Piano Trios’ Deljavan; Cammarano; Magariello 94898BR (two CDs)

Mandyczewski ‘Lieder, Gesänge, Walzer’: Wasserstile. Herzenwunsch, Op. 7 No. 2. Schlehenblüte. Lang deckte meine Seele. Dem Aufgehenden. Frühlingslockung. In der Dämmerung, Op. 3 No. 2, etc. Beck; Baader; Lambour 94735BR

Pinel. De Visée ‘Les Rois de Versailles’: Lute Suites in F, D minor and G minor. Lute Suites in A minor and D minor Yisrael 95071BR

Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle Pastrana; Sborgi; Giusti; Lepora; Farinelli; Belei; Bonci; New Chamber Singers/Cappelleri 94459BR (two CDs)

Satie ‘Slow Music’: Trois Gymnopédies. Six Gnossiennes. Ppetite Overture à danser. Prélude de la porte héroïque du ciel. Vexations van Veen, J. 90005BR (two 180g vinyl LPs)

Schubert ‘Elly Ameling sings … ’: Im Frühling, D882. Erlafsee, BWV586. An den Mond, D259. Der Einsame, D800. An die Entfernte, D765. Auf dem Wasser zu singen, D774. Die junge Nonne, D828. Ganymed, D544. Die Blumensprache, D519, etc. Ameling; Jansen 95107BR

Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33 (original and Fitzenhagen revised versions). Nocturne, Op. 19 No. 4. Pezzo capriccioso, Op. 62. Andante cantabile Várdai; Pannon Philharmonic/Bogányi 94876BR

Ten Holt Incantatie IV van Veen, J.; van Veen, S.; Rumiantsev 94918BR (two CDs)

Various composers ‘Vita de la Mia Vita – Ricercares, Dances, Madrigals and Villanelles on Four Lutes’ Quartetto di Liuti da Milano 95038BR

Vivaldi 12 Concertos, Op. 3, ‘L’Estro Armonico’ L’Arte dell’Arco/Guglielmi 94629BR (two CDs)

Yiruma ‘River Flows in You – Piano Music’: Chaconne. Spring Waltz. Sky. The Day After. Do You?. Indigo Passing By. Infinia. River Flows in You. Loanna. Kiss the Rain. Love Me. I’m Just a Sometimes … Someone. Picture Me When the Love Falls. The Scenery Begins, etc. van Veen, J. 90004BR (two 180g vinyl LPs); 95069BR (two CDs)

Zemlinsky ‘A Ray of Light – Complete Piano Music’ Torquati 95067BR

Butterscotch Records

Eyck ‘Improvisations for Theremin and Piano’: Earth and Sky. Somber Waking Up. 10.000 Bells. A Whale in Love. Dancing Fairy. Quiet Snowfall. Deep in the Earth. Haunted Ballerina Eyck; Tarnow BSR010

C Major Entertainment

Mahler Symphonies – No. 3 in D minor; No. 4 in G Frankfurt Radio SO/Järvi, P. 719204 (Blu-ray disc); 719108 (two DVD-Vs)

Strauss, R. ‘Richard Strauss Gala’, inc highlights from ‘Feuersnot’, ‘Salome’, ‘Elektra’, ‘Der Rosenkavalier’, ‘Intermezzo’, ‘Die ägyptische Helena’, ‘Arabella’, ‘Die schweigsame Frau’ and ‘Daphne’ Harteros; Nylund; Goerke; Staatskapelle Dresden/Thielemann 726104 (Blu-ray disc); 726008 (two DVD-Vs)

Strauss, R. Eine Alpensinfonie, Op. 64. Vier letzte Lieder, TrV296 Harteros; Staatskapelle Dresden/Thielemann 725904 (Blu-ray disc); 725808 (DVD-V)

Carpe Diem Records

Abaelardus. Hildegard von Bingen. Johansen Planctus David. O tu suavissima virga. Karitas habundat. O quam mirabilis. Ave Maria. O virtus Sapientiae. Meditation I-IV Savall, A. CD-16304

Carus Classics

Brahms ‘Geistliche Chormusik’: Ave Maria, Op. 12. Marias Kirchgang, Op. 22 No. 2. Psalm 13, Op. 27. Two Motets, Op. 29. Geistliches Lied, Op. 30. Three Sacred Choruses, Op. 37. Two Motets, Op. 74. Drei Fest- und Gedenksprüche, Op. 109. Three Motets, Op. 110 Schütz Ch of London/Norrington CV83.332

Mozart ‘Litaniæ’: Litaniæ lauretanæ BMV in B flat, K109/K74e. Litaniæ de venerabili altaris sacramento, K125. Litaniæ de venerabili altaris sacramento, K243 Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Ch; Tallinn Chamber Orch/Kaljuste CV83.331

Reger. Webern. Wolf ‘Der Mensch lebt und bestehet’: O Tod, wie bitter bist du, Op. 110 No. 3. Acht geistliche Gesänge, Op. 138. Entfliehet auf leichten Kähnen, Op. 2. Sechs geistliche Lieder. Grablied. Im stillen Friedhof. Gottvertrauen KammerChor Saarbrücken/Grün CV83.335

Celestial Harmonies

Barraqué Sonate pour Piano Woodward 13325-2

Chandos Records

Brahms. Reinecke Two Clarinet Sonatas, Op. 120. Sonata, Op. 167, ‘Undine’. Introduzione ed Allegro appassionato, Op. 256 Collins; McHale CHAN10844

Petrassi Coro di morti. Quattro Inni sacri. Partita. Noche oscura Berrugi; Ladyuk; Coro e Orch del Teatro Regio di Torino/Noseda CHAN10840

Schumann, C. Schumann, R. Quatre Pièces caractéristiques, Op. 5. Romance in B minor. Scène fantastique: Ballet des Revenants. Piano Sonata No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 11. Humoreske, Op. 20. Romanze in F sharp minor, Op. 28 No. 2 Cooper CHAN10841

Stravinsky Concerto for Piano and Wind Orchestra. Capriccio. Movements. Petrouchka Bavouzet; São Paulo SO/Tortelier CHSA5147 (Hybrid SACD)

Weinberg Chamber Symphonies – No. 3, Op. 151; No. 4, Op. 153 Helsingborg SO/Svedlund CHSA5146

Channel Classics

Brahms Symphony No. 2 in D, Op. 73. Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80. Tragic Overture, Op. 81 Budapest Festival Orch/
Fischer, I. CCSSA33514 (Hybrid SACD)

Col Legno

Bedford. Mason. Saunders. Zorn ‘Pandora’s Box’: Wonderful Four-Headed Nightingale. String Quartet No. 2. Fletch. Pandora’s Box Arditti Quartet WWE1CD20421

Continuo Classics

Merlet Concerto for Piano and Chamber Orchestra. Divertimento da camera. Moirures, Op. 25. Six Etudes symphoniques Pennetier; Orch d’Auvergne/Kantorow (1989); Hilversum Radio PO/Fournet (1977); Orch de la Musique de l’Air/Kesmaecker (2008) CC777.713

CPO

Braunfels. Butting. Künneke. Schreker. Spoliansky. Toch ‘Suites and Overtures for the Radio’, inc. Braunfels’s ‘Divertimento’, Butting’s ‘Sinfonietta with Banjo, Op. 37’, Künneke’s ‘Tänzerische Suite, Op. 26’, Schreker’s ‘Kleine Suite’, Spoliansky’s ‘Charleston Caprice’ and Toch’s ‘Bunte Suite, Op. 48’ Orch der Staatsoperette Dresden/Theis 777 838-2 (two CDs)

Holbrooke ‘Clarinet Chamber Music’: Clarinet Quintet, Op. 27. Cyrene, Op. 88b. Phryne, Op. 98b. Variations (from Op. 27). Fairyland. Nocturne, Op. 57 No. 1. Eilean Shona, Op. 47 Plane; Gould; Cooper; Dickinson; Adams; Neary; Rahman 777 731-2

Jarzebski. Mielczewski. Zielinski ‘Virgo Prudentissima – Adoration of the Virgin Mary at the Polish Court’, inc. Mielczewki’s ‘Virgo prudentissima’, ‘Beata Dei Genitrix’ and ‘Ante thorum huius virginis’ and Zielinski’s ‘Ave Maria’, ‘Felix namque’ and ‘O gloriosa Domina’ Weser-Renaissance Bremen/Cordes 777 772-2

Praetorius, M. ‘Complete Organ Works’ Flamme (Treutmann organ of Klosterkirche St. Georg zu Grauhof bei Goslar) 777 716-2 (two Hybrid SACDs)

Rudorff Symphony No. 3 in B minor, Op. 50. Variationen über ein eigenes Thema, Op. 24 Bochumer Symphoniker/Beermann 777 458-2

Schumann, G. Piano Quartet in F minor, Op. 29. Cello Sonata in E minor, Op. 19 Cramer; Münchner Klaviertrio 777 964-2

Suk ‘Complete Works for String Quartet’: String Quartets – No. 1 in B flat, Op. 11; No. 2, Op. 31. Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 8. Quartettsatz in B flat. Menuett in G. Ballade in D minor. Barcarole in D minor. Choralmeditation, Op. 35a Kirshnereit; Minguet Quartett 777 652-2 (two CDs)

Crier Records

Beethoven. Golijov. Hildegard von Bingen. Sanlikol ‘Dreams & Prayers’: String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Op. 132 – Heiliger Dankgesang. The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind. O ignis spiritus paracliti. Vecd Krakauer; A Far Cry CR1401

Crystal Records

Joplin ‘Joplin Tunes for the Big Bassoon’: Maple Leaf Rag. Original Rag. The Easy Winners. Cleopha. The Strenuous Life. Elite Syncopations. The Favorite. The Sycamore. The Chrysanthemum. The Cascades. Bethena. Rag-Time Dance. Fig Leaf Rag. Solace. Pleasant Moments. New Rag. Magnetic Rag. The Entertainer Nigro CD848

Dacapo Records

Steen-Andersen ‘Black Box Music’: Black Box Music. Run Time Error #1+2 Oslo Sinfonietta/Stene 2.110413 (DVD-V)

Danacord Records

Beethoven Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli, Op. 120, ‘Diabelli Variations’ Bjørkøe DACOCD747

Chopin ‘Complete Works for Piano and Orchestra’ Marshev; South Denmark Phil/
Porcelijn DACOCD701-702 (two CDs)

Chopin. Friedman. Grieg. Korngold. Michałowski. Ornstein. Sibelius. Sinding. Tveitt ‘Rarities of Piano Music at Schloss vor Husum, 2013’, inc. Friedman’s ‘Passacaglia, Op. 44’, Korngold’s ‘Fairy Tale Pictures, Op. 3’, Ornstein’s ‘Sonata No. 4’ and Sinding’s ‘Impromptu, Op. 31 No. 4’ Gimse; Neuburger; Sigfridsson; Angelov; Gülbadamova; Licad; Pizarro DACOCD739

Dadap. Górecki. Janca. Pärt. Schnittke. Vasks ‘Beyond the Eastern Wind’: Alleluja. Totus tuus, Op. 60. Orgelverse über ‘Hilf, Herr, meines Lebens’. Bogoróditse Djévo. Magnificat. Summa. Da pacem Domine. Drei Geistliche Gesänge. Te Deum per organo Boll; Collegium Vocale/Deltchev DACOCD750

Mendelssohn ‘Complete Works for Piano and Orchestra’ Marshev; Stöhr; Lukanov; South Denmark Phil/Porcelijn DACOCD734-736 (four CDs)

Decca Eloquence

Anonymous. Borodin. Dargomizhsky. Glinka. Mussorgsky. Rachmaninov. Rimsky-Korsakov. Rubinstein. Tchaikovsky ‘Nicolai Ghiaurov – Russian Arias and Songs’, inc. arias from ‘Prince Igor’, ‘A Life for the Tsar’, ‘Boris Godunov’, ‘Aleko’, ‘Sadko’, ‘The Demon’, ‘Iolanta’ and ‘Eugene Onegin’ Ghiaurov, N; Ghiaurov, Z.; LSO/Downes; Kaval Chor and Orch/Margaritov (1962-73) 480 5557 (two CDs)

Borodin Symphonies – No. 1 in E flat; No. 2 in B minor. Prince Igor – Polovtsian Dances Rotterdam PO/Gergiev (1989); London Opera Chor; Philharmonia Orch/Ashkenazy (1983) 480 8946

Dallapiccola Il Prigionero Mazzieri; Barrera; Emili; Carelli; Harrell; University of Maryland Chor; National SO/Dorati (1974) 480 8781

Deutsche Grammophon Eloquence

Dvořák Symphonies – No. 3 in E flat, B34; No. 6 in D, B112; No. 7 in D minor, B141; No. 8 in G, B163 Wiener Philharmoniker/Chung (1995; 1999; 1995; 1999) 482 0264 (two CDs)

Discovery Music & Vision

Chopin. Debussy. Ravel. Szymanowski ‘Couleur du temps’: Souvenir de Paganini in A. Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11 – Larghetto (arr. Zuk). Suite bergamasque. Pavane pour une infante défunte. Neuf Préludes, Op. 1, etc. Zuk DMV111

Gruodis ‘Works for Violin and Piano’: Sonata for Violin and Piano. Piano Sonata No. 2. Four Pieces. Joy and Sorrows (arr. Horner/Lenehan) Horner; Lenehan DMV113

Dom-Forlane, Disques

Bellini. Giordano. Puccini. Verdi ‘Franco Corelli’: Norma. Andrea Chénier. Tosca. Turandot. Aida. Don Carlo. Il trovatore Corelli et al (Rome, 1958; Vienna, 1960; New York, 1962; Milan, 1958; New York, 1962; New York, 1961; 1962) FOR17009 (16 CDs)

Mozart ‘Herbert von Karajan – Mozart
-Da Ponte’: Don Giovanni, K527. Le nozze di Figaro, K492. Così van tutte, K588 Schwarzkopf; Price; Berry et al; Schwarzkopf; Kunz; London et al; Schwarzkopf; Merriman; Panerai et al/von Karajan (1960; 1950; 1954) FOR17008 (seven CDs)

Doremi

Various composers ‘Legendary Treasures – Oscar Shumsky’, inc. material sourced and released for the first time Shumsky et al DHR8031-33 (three CDs)

Dux

Janáček ‘Chamber Works’: Idyll, JW VI/3. Suite, JW VI/2. Znělka I, JW VII/1. String Quartet No. 1, JW VII/8 Bugaj; Danowicz; Jeleňska; Rapak; Wrocław Chamber Orch Leopoldinum/Kovacic DUX0946

EM Records

Bridge. Goossens. Holbrooke. Holst. Howells. Hurlstone ‘The English Phantasy’: Phantasy, H94. Phantasy Quartet, Op. 12. String Quartet in D minor, Op. 17b, ‘Fantasie’. Phantasy on British Folk Songs, H135. Phantasy String Quartet, Op. 25. Phantasie String Quartet Bridge Quartet EMRCD025

Et’Cetera

Bruckner. Busoni. Debussy ‘arrangements for ensemble’: Symphony No. 7 in E. Berceuse élégiaque, K252a. Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune Gruppo Montebello/Guittart KTC1483

De l’Estocart. Lejeune. Maréschal. Mauduit et al ‘French Psalms of Catholics and Huguenotes’: Music from the time of the Edict of Nantes Sagittarius/Lapiénie KTC1509

Eudora Records

Sor ‘Guitar Sonatas’: Grande Sonate, Op. 25. Sonate, Op. 15(b). Grand Solo, Op. 14. Grande Sonate, Op. 22 Gallén EUD1401

Fugue State Films

Franck ‘Franck – Father of the Organ Symphony’, inc. the documentaries ‘Franck: Life of an Organist’, ‘Franck: L’organiste, or Harmoniumist?’, ‘An Introduction to Franck’s Twelve Great Organ Works’, ‘Franck and Performance Practice on the Organ’ and ‘The Organ at Sainte-Clotilde’ Lebrun; Noël-Hudson; Verdin et al FSFDVD009 (two DVD-Vs + two CDs)

Gega New

Fauré. Prokofiev. Wieniawski Violin Sonata No. 1 in A, Op. 13. Violin Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80. Fantaisie brillante sur des thèmes de ‘Faust’ de Gounod, Op. 20 Kamenarska; Georgieva GD373

Shostakovich Symphony No. 7 in C, Op. 60, ‘Leningrad’ Bulgarian National Radio SO/Tabakov GD382

Genuin Classics

Bach, J. S. Mendelssohn. Wagner ‘Saxony’: Orchestral Suite in D, BWV1068. Prelude and Fugue in C minor, Op. 37. Lohengrin – Act III Prelude; Morning Song and Procession of the Troops. Tristan und Isolde – Isolde’s Liebestod. Die Walküre – Ride of the Valkyries. Götterdämmerung – Funeral March Sächsische Bläserphilharmonie/
Clamor GEN15333

Beethoven. Doppler. Kalliwoda. Mozart. Weber ‘Donaufahrt – Voyage Down the Danube’: Bassoon Sonata in F, Op. 17. Fantaisie pastorale hongroise, Op. 26. Morceau de Salon, Op. 230. Bassoon Sonata in G, K379/K373a. Andante e Rondo ongarese, J79 Koyama; Müller GEN15334

Brahms. Grieg. Schumann, C. ‘Romantic Impressions’: Violin Sonata No. 1 in G, Op. 78. Violin Sonata No. 3 in C minor, Op. 45. Three Romances, Op. 22, etc. Kang; Kusnezow GEN15335

Danielsson. Gaathaug. Penn. Russell. Tomasi ‘In Good Company’: Capriccio da camera. Sonata concertante, Op. 41. Capriccio for Tuba and Marimba. Suite concertante. Être ou ne pas être Durá de Lamo; Guarapano; Ma; Wolfson; Ensemble Schwerpunkt; Weimar Wind Quintet; Trombone Unit Hannover GEN15336

Grand Piano

Bunting/Hammond ‘Miniatures & Modulations’: Music by Bunting for the 1792 Belfast Harp Festival (the miniatures) as elaborated by Philip Hammond (the modulations) McHale GP702

Khachaturian ‘Piano Works and Ballet Transcriptions’: Piano Sonata. Poem. Two Pieces. Toccata. Spartacus – Adagio (arr. Cameron). Masquerade Suite (arr. Dolukhanian) – excerpts Poghosyan GP673

Niemann Piano Sonatas – No. 1 in A minor, Op. 60, ‘Romantic’; No. 2 in F, Op. 75, ‘Nordic’. Three Compositions for Piano, Op. 7. Fantasie-Mazurka, Op. 53 Bing Bing Li GP662

Vaňhal ‘Keyboard Capriccios’: Drei neue Caprice-Sonaten, Op. 31. Trois Caprices, Op. 36 Tsalka GP680

Weinberg ‘Complete Piano Music’ Brewster Franzetti GP698-701X (four CDs)

Guild Historical

Boieldieu. Brahms. Dukas. Glinka. Hérold. Nicolai. Rossini. Saint-Saëns. Strauss, J. I. Suppé. Wagner. Weber ‘Pierre Dervaux’, inc. Brahms’s ‘Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80’, Dukas’s ‘L’apprenti sorcier’, Saint-Saëns’s ‘Danse macabre, Op. 40’ and Weber’s ‘Aufforderung zum Tanz, J260’ Orch de l’Association des Concerts Colonne; Netherlands PO; Orch du Théâtre National de l’Opéra de Paris; Orch des Concerts de Paris/Dervaux (1957-61) GHCD2416/17 (two CDs)

Rachmaninov ‘Sir Malcolm Sargent’: Prélude in C sharp minor, Op. 3 No. 2. Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18. Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 44 Smith; LSO; Liverpool PO; BBC SO/Sargent (1931; 1947; 1953) GHCD2423

Guild Light Music

Beaver. Campbell. Curzon. Farnon. Hanmer. Marland. Phillips. Roger. Torch. White. Williams et al ‘The Golden Age of Light Music – New Town: Production Music of the 1950s’ Mayes; Warren; Voss; Van der Linden; Devereaux; Farnon; Rehfeld; Dumont et al GLCD5224

Becaud. Curzon. Farnon. Gardner. Johnson. Michaeloff. Monfred. Rettenberg et al ‘The Golden Age of Light Music – Contrasts: From the 1960s back to the 1920s, Vol. 2’ Chevallier; Hermann; Cordell; Lorenzi; Sandler; Dobrindt; Gibbons; Hylton et al GLCD5223

Guild Music

Baer. Derungs. Frank. Fueter. Wegmann ‘Sound of Zurich – Praxedis & Praxedis’: Lichtspuren. Five Portraits, Op. 110. Pas de deux. Nocturne. Arpiano Hug-Rütti; Hug GMCD7413

Brun, F. Symphony No. 4 in E. Rhapsodie für Orchester Moscow SO/Adriano GMCD7411

Hänssler Classic

Bach, J. S. ‘Illuminationes’: Transcriptions for piano by Liszt, Kabalevsky, Nebel, Whittaker, Prado, Petri, Zabel and others Nebel CD98.041

Beethoven Missa solemnis, Op. 123 Coburn; Quivar; Baldin; Schmidt; Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart; Bach-Collegium Stuttgart/Rilling CD98.053

Hardy Classic

Bizet. Gounod. Grieg. Leoncavallo. Ponchielli. Puccini. Verdi ‘Incontro con Franco Corelli’, inc. arias from ‘Carmen’, ‘Pagliacci’, ‘La Gioconda’, ‘Tosca’, ‘Rigoletto’, ‘Otello’, ‘Il trovatore’, ‘Aida’ and ‘La forza del destino’ Corelli et al HCD4053 (DVD-V)

Massenet Manon Zeani; Kraus; Borriello; Ventriglia; Pandano; Bordoni; Borrelli et al; Coro e Orch del Teatro San Carlo di Napoli/Rapalo (Naples, 1964) HCA6018 (two CDs)

Hungaroton

Mozart Sonatas for Violin and Piano – K304/K300c in E minor; K305/K293d in A; K454 in B flat; K526 in A Kállai; Fejérvári HCD32740

Hyperion Helios

Scriabin ‘The Complete Études’: Étude, Op. 2 No. 1. Douze Études, Op. 8. Huit Études, Op. 42. Étude, Op. 49 No. 1. Étude, Op. 56 No. 4. Trois Études, Op. 65 Lane CDH55242

Scriabin ‘The Complete Préludes, Vol. 1’: Prélude, Op. 2 No. 2. Prélude, Op. 9. Vingt-Quatre Préludes, Op. 11. Six Préludes, Op. 13. Cinq Préludes, Op. 15. Cinq Préludes, Op. 16 Lane CDH55450

Scriabin ‘The Complete Préludes, Vol. 2’: Sept Préludes, Op. 17. Quatre Préludes, Op. 22. Deux préludes, Op. 27. Quatre Préludes, Op. 31. Quatre Préludes, Op. 33. Trois Préludes, Op. 35. Quatre Préludes, Op. 37. Quatre Préludes, Op. 39. Prélude, Op. 45 No. 3. Quatre Préludes, Op. 48. Deux Préludes, Op. 67. Cinq Préludes, Op. 74, etc. Lane CDH55451

Hyperion Records

Jongen. Lazzari ‘The Romantic Violin Concerto, Vol. 18’: Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 17. Adagio symphonique in B, Op. 20. Fantasia in E, Op. 121. Rapsodie in E minor Graffin; Royal Flemish Phil/Brabbins CDA68005

Mozart Horn Concertos – No. 1 in D, K412; No. 2 in E flat, K417; No. 3 in E flat, K447; No. 4 in E flat, K495. Horn Quintet in E flat, K407 Eastop; Eroica Quartet; The Hanover Band/Halstead CDA68097

Tallis ‘Ave, rosa sine spinis’: O salutaris hostia. Why fum’th in fight. Blessed be thy name. In manus tuas, Domine. Salvator mundi II. When Jesus went into Simon the Pharisee’s house. Mass for Four Voices. Miserere nostri. Ave, rosa sine spinis, etc. The Cardinall’s Musick/Carwood CDA68076

IBA

Scriabin ‘Idil Biret Solo Edition, Vol. 18’: Étude, Op. 2 No. 1. Douze Études, Op. 8. Huit Études, Op. 42. Fantasie, Op. 28 Biret 8.571302

Iceland Symphony Orchestra

Ágústsson. Britten. Elgar. Pálsson ‘Violin Concertos’: Formgerd II. Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 15. Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61. Violin Concerto Gudmundsdóttir; Iceland SO/Bernas; Harth; Loughran; Sakari ISO1 (two CDs)

Leonardo Digital Collection

Kuhlau Trois Fantaisies, Op. 38 – No. 2 in G; No. 3 in C. Six Divertimenti, Op. 68 Cecconi LDV14019

LP Classics

Bach, J. S. Fitzenhagen. Schumann ‘Ossia’: Suite for Solo Cello No. 5 in C minor, BWV1011 (arr. Lesser). Konzertwalzer, Op. 31 (arr. Capps). Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129 (arr. Karttunen) Capps; Primakov; Tallis String Quartet LP1006

Liszt. Schubert. Schumann ‘Discovering a Legend – Vera Gornostaeva, Vol. 4’: Valse oubliée, S215 No. 1. Funerailles, S173 No. 7. Fantasie in C, D760, ‘Wandererfantasie’. Waltzes (suite, compiled Gornostaeva). Kinderszenen, Op. 15 Gornostaeva LP1012

Melodiya

Bach, J. S. Keyboard Concerto in D minor, BWV1052. Brandenburg Concerto in G, BWV1048. Orchestral Suite in D, BWV1068. Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen, BWV51 Davtian; Pletnev; Soustrot; Moskvin; Utkin; Moscow Virtuosi/Spivakov (Moscow, 1988) MELCD1002301 (two CDs)

Bizet. Donizetti. Massenet. Mussorgsky. Rimsky-Korsakov. Saint-Saëns. Tchaikovsky. Verdi ‘Stars of the Bolshoi – Elena Obraztsova’, inc. arias from ‘Carmen’, ‘La Favorita’, ‘Werther’, ‘Khovanshchina’, ‘Boris Godunov’, ‘The Snow Maiden’, ‘The Tsar’s Bride’, ‘Sadko’, ‘Samson et Dalila’, ‘Pique Dame’, ‘The Maid of Orleans’ and ‘Don Carlos’ Obraztsova; Orch of the Bolshoi Theatre/Khaikin; Ermler; Dimitriadi; Juraitis (1965-68 and 1987) MELCD1002299

Melodiya Limited Editions

Brahms ‘David Oistrakh, Vol. 1’: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77 Oistrakh; Moscow Radio SO/Kondrashin (1952) MELLP0056 (180g vinyl LP)

Brahms ‘Leonid Kogan, Vol. 1’: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77 Kogan; Boston SO/Monteux (1958) MELLP0057 (180g vinyl LP)

Metronome Recordings

Hoddinott Grongar Hill, Op. 168. A Joyful Song, Op. 2. Lullaby, Op. 4 No. 1. Blake Songs, Op. 192. Medieval Carol, Op. 38 No. 2. Pedair Cân Gymreig. Paradwys Mai, Op. 143 No. 1 Williams; Welsh Chamber Orch Ensemble/Hose METCD1088

Hurel. Lambert ‘Airs’: Quatre Préludes pour théorbe. Airs de Monsieur Lambert (Paris, 1660) Daniels; Jacobs METCD1092

MSR Classics

Black. Byrd. Lauder. Tallis ‘The Flaming Fire – Mary Queen of Scots and Her World’ Angel; Shin; Parthenia MS1490

Buxtehude Membra Jesu nostri, BuxWV75 Duke Vespers Ensemble; Capella Baroque/Schmidt MS1530

Fauré. Lalo. Saint-Saëns Élégie in C minor, Op. 24. Cello Concerto in D minor. Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33 Cook; Philharmonia Bulgarica/Vatchev; Palikarov MS1512

Music & Arts

Haydn ‘The String Quartets – The Haydn Society Recordings (1951-1954)’ Schneider Quartet CD-1281 (15 CDs)

Naxos

Antico ‘Animoso mio desire – 16th-Century Italian Keyboard Favourites’ Wilson 8.572983

Bach, J. S. Das wohltemperierte Clavier – Book 2, BWV870-93 Beauséjour 8.570564-65 (two CDs)

Burkhart. Domeniconi. Gangl. Handel. Mertz ‘Amadeus Guitar Duo – Through the Centuries’ Amadeus Guitar Duo 8.573439

Busch, W. Holbrooke. Wordsworth ‘British Music for Cello and Piano’: Suite. A Memory. Elegy. Fantasie-Sonate, Op. 19. Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op. 66. Nocturne, Op. 29. Scherzo, Op. 42. Sonata for Solo Cello in C, Op. 70 Wallfisch, R.; Terroni 8.571361

Ge Gan-Ru Shanghai Reminiscences. Butterfly Overture Royal Scottish National Orch/Tsung Yeh 8.570609

González. Mejia. Montaña, G. Saboya ‘Guitar Music from Columbia’: Preludio. Bambuco en mi. Suite Columbiana No. 3. Suite Ernestina Escobar 8.573059

Maxwell Davies Caroline Mathilde – Ballet Suites. Chat Moss. Ojai Festival Overture BBC Phil/Maxwell Davies 8.572358

Rode Violin Concertos – No. 1 in D minor; No. 5 in D; No. 9 in C, Op. 17 Eichhirn; Jena PO/Pasquet 8.572755

Saint-Saëns Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, ‘Organ’. Danse macabre, Op. 40. Cyprès et lauriers, Op. 156 Warnier; Orch National de Lyon/Slatkin NBD0045 (Blu-ray audio disc); 8.573331 (CD)

Stanford Piano Quartet No. 1 in F, Op. 15. Piano Trio No. 2 in G minor, Op. 73 Adams; Gould Piano Trio 8.573388

Torroba ‘Guitar Concertos, Vol. 1’: Concierto en Flamenco. Diálogos entre guitarra y orquesta. Aires de La Mancha. Suite castellana Romero; Coves, V.; Málaga PO/Coves, M. 8.573255

Various composers ‘Argentum et Aurum – Musical Treasures from the Early Habsburg Renaissance’ Ensemble Leones/Lewon 8.573346

Naxos Canadian Classics

Harman ‘After JSB-RS – Works for Keyboards and Percussions’: After Schumann I. 371. Concertino. Der Tag mit seinem Licht. After Schumann II Foo; Choi; Lim; Toca Loca Ensemble; McGill Percussion Ensemble/Huang 8.573303

Naxos Spanish Classics

Turina El castillo de Almodóvar. Rincones de Sanlúcar. Tocata y fuga. Partita. Preludios. Pieza romántica Masó 8.573183

Naxos Wind Band Classics

Danyew. Dooley. Higdon. McAllister. Magnuson ‘Point Blank’: Lauda. Point Blank. Percussion Concerto. Gone. Innsmouth, Massachusetts, 1927 Stiers; Illinois State University Wind Symphony/Belongia 8.573334

Nibiru

Mozart. Mysliveček ‘Simona Saturová’, inc. excerpts from ‘Lucio Silla’, ‘La finta giardiniera’, ‘Idomeneo’, ‘Il Grand Tamerlano’, ‘Artaserse’ and ‘Medonte’ Saturová; Friess; Kapustová; Samek; L'Armonia Terrena/Klauda 0150-2

Nordverk Classical Masterworks

Corelli. Lindh. Manfredini ‘Three Christmas Concertos’: Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6 No. 8, ‘Fatto per la notte di Natale’. Then Svenska Julkonserten. Concerto in C, Op. 3 No. 12, ‘Pastorale per il santissimo natale’ Boman; Grip; Lagerqvist; Westerberg; Helander; Goldman; Björkling/Lindh www.parlindh.com

Oehms Classics

Bruckner Symphony No. 6 in A Philharmoniker Hamburg/Young, S. OC687 (Hybrid SACD)

Graun Der Tod Jesu (Passionsoratorium) Arcis-Vocalisten München; Barockorch L’Arpa Festante/Gropper OC1809 (two CDs)

Various composers ‘The Brittanic Organ, Vol. 9 – Die Welte Philharmonie-Orgel im Museum für Musikautomaten Seewen: Welte’s US organists and Edwin Lemare’ Eddy; Baldwin; Farnam; Epstein; Lemare OC848 (two CDs)

Omnibus Classics

Dittersdorf. Haydn. Mozart. Vaňhal ‘A Viennese Quartet Party’, inc. Haydn’s ‘String Quartet in B flat, Hob. III/44 (Op. 50 No. 1)’ and Mozart’s ‘String Quartet in C, K465, ‘Dissonance’’ Beale; The Revolutionary Drawing Room CC5006

Ondine

Saariaho Quatre Instants. Émilie Suite. Terra Memoria Vourc’h; Orch Philharmonique de Strasbourg/Letonja ODE1255-2

Ongaku Records

Babin. Bernstein. D’Rivera. Muczynski. Sargon. Wilson ‘American Tribute’, inc. Babin’s ‘Hillandale Waltzes’, Bernstein’s ‘Clarinet Sonata’, D’Rivera’s ‘Vals Venezolano’ and ‘Contradanza’, Muczynski’s ‘Time Pieces’, Sargon’s ‘KlezMuzik’ and Wilson’s ‘Liquid Ebony’ Cohler; Vitkauskaite 024-125

Beethoven. Guastavino. Liebermann. Ravel ‘Reflections’: Piano Sonata No. 28 in A, Op. 101. Sonatina in G minor. Gargoyles, Op. 29. Miroirs Vitkauskaite 024-124

Guastavino. Prokofiev. Schumann ‘Romanza – transcriptions for clarinet and piano’: Rosita Iglesias. Tonada y Cueca. Flute Sonata in D, Op. 94. Violin Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Op. 105. Drei Romanzen, Op. 94 Cohler; Vitkauskaite 024-123

Opus Arte

Bartók. Berg. Enescu. Janáček. Schoenberg. Webern ‘Karim Said – Echoes from an Empire’: Three Rondos on Slovak Folktunes, BB92. Piano Sonata, Op. 1. Suite No. 2 in D, Op. 10. 1.X.1905 (From the Street, 1 October 1905). Three Pieces, Op. 11. Sonata Movement Said OACD9029

Ligeti et al La Bête et La Belle (choreography and staging: Kader Belarbi) Loria; Watanabe OABD7158D (Blu-ray disc); OA1157D (DVD-V)

Talbot The Winter’s Tale (choreography: Christopher Wheeldon) Watson; Lamb; Yanowsky; McRae; Bonelli; Cuthbertson; Orch of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Briskin (London, 2014) OABD7157D (Blu-ray disc); OA1159SE (special edition DVD-V); OA1156D (DVD-V)

Verdi Don Carlo (stage direction: Hugo de Ana) Vargas; Kasyan; Abdrazakov; Tézier; Barcellona; Spotti et al; Coro e Orch del Teatro Regio di Torino/Noseda (Turin, 2013) OABD7139D (Blu-ray disc);
OA1128D (two DVD-Vs)

Orange Mountain Music

Glass, P. ‘The Complete Piano Etudes’ Namekawa OMM0098 (two CDs)

osjAlive

Mozart Requiem in D minor, K626 (ed. Robbins Landon). Ave verum corpus, K618 Davey; Turner; OSJ Voices; Orch of St John’s/Lubbock OSJCD02

Paraclete Press

Bach, J. S. Eben. King. Messiaen. Reubke. Widor ‘Illuminations’: Komm, heiliger Geist, BWV651. Job – No. 6, Penitence and Realization. Resurrection. Messe de la Pentecôte – No. 5, Sortie (Le vent de l’Esprit). Sonate der 94ste Psalm. Symphony No. 6, Op. 42 – No. 1, Allegro Pfeiffer CD59 (Hybrid SACD)

Philharmonia Records

Berlioz Symphonie fantastique, H48 Philharmonia Zürich/Luisi (Zürich, 2013) PHR0101

Verdi Rigoletto (stage direction: Tatjana Gürbaca) Pirgu; Petean; Kurzak; Mastroni; Schmid; Riley et al; Chor der Oper Zürich; Philharmonia Zürich/Luisi (Zürich, 2014) PHR0203 (DVD-V)

Priory Records

Cox. Gurney. Sanders et al ‘Music for Evensong at Gloucester Cathedral’, inc. Sanders’s ‘Preces and Reponses’, Cox’s ‘The Gloucester Service’ and Gurney’s anthem ‘Since I believe in God the Father’ Ch of Gloucester Cathedral; Hope/Partington PRCD1128

Gibbs ‘Glasgow Toccata’: Prelude upon the Passion Chorale. Five Hymn Preludes. Wings of Faith. Glasgow Toccata. A Medieval Christmas. Romsey. Snow in Winter. Three Elegies. Introspection. Organ Sonatas – No. 2; No. 3. Hologram. Jazzogram. Six Adjectives. Passacaglia. Oxford May Music. Two Pieces, etc. Bowyer (Willis organ of the Memorial Chapel of Glasgow University) PRCD1141 (three CDs)

Messiaen Offrande au Saint-Sacrement. Prélude. Monodie. Verset pour la fête de la Dédicace. Les Corps glorieux Bowyer (Willis organ of the Memorial Chapel of Glasgow University) PRCD1142

Sant-Saëns ‘Organ Works, Vol. 4’: Bénédiction nuptiale, Op. 9. Elévation ou Communion, Op. 13. Marche religieuse in F, Op. 107. Cyprès et Lauriers, Op. 156 – Cyprès. Andante lento in E. Assai moderato in B flat, etc. Brooks (Cavaillé-Coll organ of La Collégiale Saint-Hippolyte de Poligny) PRCD1107

Stanford ‘The Complete Organ Music of Charles Villiers Stanford, Vol. 2’: Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, Op. 103. Six Preludes and Postludes, Op. 101. Organ Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 152. Fantasia, Op. 116 No. 1, ‘Te Deum laudamus’, etc. Cook (organ of Durham Cathedral) PRCD1106

Various composers ‘The Complete Psalms of David, Series 2 Vol. 7’: Psalms 89-104; the chants are hitherto unrecorded in this or Priory’s Series 1 Ch of Wakefield Cathedral; Earl/Moore PRCD1120

Quartz Music

Desyatnikov. Rota Nachklange aus dem Theater – Suite. In Honour of Dickens. Nocturne from ‘Giselle Obsession’. Credit Titles from ‘Moscow Nights’. Happiness from ‘The Target’. Albumblatt. Suite from Federico Fellini’s ‘Casanova’. 15 Preludes for Piano Osetinskaya QTZ2104

Querstand

Bach, J. S. Schwenke ‘Galantes und Gelehriges’: Six Organ Sonatas, BWV525-30. Fughetta in C. Fughetta in G. Fuga in C. Fuga in F. Fuga canonica in B flat. Fuga diatonica in F Goede (Wiegleb organ of Stiftskirche St Gumbertus, Ansbach) VKJK1426 (two CDs)

Mauersberger ‘Organ Works’: Introduction in A minor. Passacaglia in A minor. O komm, du Geist der Wahrheit. Präludium in D minor. Doppelfuge in D minor. Hinunter ist der Sonne Schein. Introduction in E minor. Ciaconna in E minor. Bläserschluß in E minor Langer (Walcker organ of St Annenkirche in Annaberg-Buchholz) VKJK1416

Resonus Classics

Rameau Nouvelles suites de pièces de clavecin (c1728) Devine RES10140 (download only)

Roméo Records

Berg. Brahms. Mahler ‘Lieder’, inc. Berg’s ‘Sieben frühe Lieder’, Brahms’s ‘Zigeuner-Lieder (from Op. 103)’ and Mahler’s ‘Rückert-Lieder’ Amots-Avramson; Zak 7288

Schumann Arabeske, Op. 18. Études symphoniques, Op. 13. Blumenstück, Op. 19. Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op. 26. Fantasie, Op. 17 Gortler 7281/2 (two CDs)

Sheva Collection

Bach, J. S. Lyadov. Scriabin ‘piano music’: French Suite No. 5 in G, BWV816. Préludes – Op. 11 No. 1 in B minor; Op. 31 No. 2 in B flat minor. Prélude, Op. 57. Four Pieces, Op. 64. A Musical Snuff-Box, Op. 32. Étude in D sharp minor, Op. 8 No. 12, etc. Paukstelis SH101

Solo Musica

Bach, J. S. Bozza. Gershwin. Meyers. Piazzolla. Weill Music for saxophone quartet clair-obscur SM218

Somm Recordings

Medtner ‘Piano Sonatas’: Sonata reminiscenza in A minor, Op. 38 No. 1. Sonata romantica in B flat minor, Op. 53 No. 1. Sonata minacciosa in F minor, Op. 53 No. 2 Taverna SOMMCD0142

Sony Classical

Chopin ‘14 Waltzes’ Luisada 88875 02806-2

Lumbye. Strauss, E. Strauss, J. I. Strauss, J. II. Strauss, J. ‘New Year’s Concert 2015’ Wiener Philharmoniker/Mehta 88875 03549-2 (two CDs)

Stravinsky Le Sacre du Printemps (1913 and 1948 versions) Tonhalle Orch Zürich/Zinman 88843 09546-2 (two CDs)

Various composers ‘Sviatoslav Richter: The Complete Album Collection’ Richter et al 88843 01470-2 (18 CDs)

Spektral

Britten Cello Suites – No. 1, Op. 72; No. 2, Op. 80; No. 3, Op. 87 Marron SRL4-13116

Tactus

Gabrieli, A. ‘Messa bassa a San Marco’: Missa ‘Vexilla regis’. Maria stabat ad monumentum. Hodie Christus natus est. Eructavit cor meum. Beatus vir qui non abiit. Domine Deus meus. Iudica me Deus. O gloriosa Domina, etc. I Cantori di San Marco/Gemmani TC530701

Podda ‘Le corde dell’aria – Contemporary Chamber Music’: Chanson d’amour perdue. Invenzione – I, ‘Vox clamans’; II, ‘Solitudo’; III, ‘Bicinium’. Promenade – I; II; III, ‘Sable mouvants’; IV. Oraison funèbre. Disgregazioni. Le gardien du phare. Passacaglia Antonaz; Di Giorgi; Francini; Macrì TC961601

TwoPianists Records

Bach, J. S. Carter. Hindemith. Krenek. Schumann. Vasks ‘James Austin Smith – Distance’: Sonata for Flute and Harp, BWV1031. Trilogy for Oboe and Harp. Oboe Sonata. Vier Stücke für Oboe und Klavier. Sonatina for Solo Oboe. Fünf Stücke im Volkston, Op. 102 – excerpts Smith; Kibbey; Magalhães TP1039183

Urania Conductors Profiles

Bach, J. S. Beethoven. Bizet. Chabrier. Falla. Mussorgsky. Ravel. Respighi. Rossini. Saint-Saëns. Strauss, J. II. Wagner. Waldteufel ‘Conductors Profiles – René Leibowitz’: A musical portrait of the conductor Leibowitz et al CP131.500 (four CDs)

VAI Music

Debussy. Hindemith. Ives ‘New York City Ballet in Canada, Vol. 4 – Balanchine’: Afternoon of a Faun (choreography: Jerome Robbins). The Four Temperaments (choreography: George Balanchine). Ivesiana (choreography: George Balanchine) Soloists and Corps de Ballet of New York City Ballet 4574 (DVD-V)


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