The following classical CD titles are due for release / re-release in the near future.
BACH / CORELLI / TORELLI / FASCH
Alison Balsom (trumpet) / Academy of Ancient Music, Pavlo Beznosiuk, Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury
[ Warner Classics / CD - due 25/Oct/2016 ]
"Her playing is breathtaking.....Listening to it is nothing short of a life-enhancing experience." (BBC Music)
NIELSEN / MOZART
Juliette Bausor (flute), Royal Northern Sinfonia
[ Signum / CD - due 28/Oct/2016 ]
For her debut concerto recording, ECHO 'Rising Star' Juliette Bausor performs works for flute and orchestra by Mozart and Nielsen, with Royal Northern Sinfonia and conductor, Jaime Martin.
JOSQUIN DES PRES
Josquin des Prés: Missa Di dadi - Missa Une mousse de Biscaye
The Tallis Scholars
[ Gimell / CD - due 28/Oct/2016 ]
"Can great music be inspired by the throw of dice? The possibility clearly excited Josquin, who prefaced the tenor part in several of the movements of his Missa Di dadi with a pair of dice." Peter Phillips
Berio: Sinfonia (with Mahler/Berio - 10 Frühe Lieder)
Matthias Goerne (baritone) / The Synergy Vocals / BBC Symphony Orchestra, Josep Pons
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - due 4/Nov/2016 ]
"Berio's Sinfonia, premiered in 1968, remains an incomparably rich conundrum...On a disc such as this outstanding one, balance can be contrived so that the throng of words is audible to just the right degree." Sunday TImes
24 Tone Clocks
Michael Houstoun (piano), Diedre Irons (piano)
[ Rattle Records / 2 CD - due 11/Nov/2016 ]
Featuring two of New Zealand's finest pianists, Jenny McLeod's 24 Tone Clocks is the definitive recording of an extraordinary series of compositions. A lifetime in the making, 24 Tone Clocks is a summation of Jenny's decades-long immersion into Peter...