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Before Mozart: Early Horn Concertos cover
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FORSTER / TELEMANN / NERUDA / L. MOZART / HAYDN
Before Mozart: Early Horn Concertos
Alec Frank-Gemmill (horn), Swedish Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas McGegan
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 10/May/2018 ]
Mozart's horn concertos are so well-known that for many listeners the sound of the horn and Mozart are virtually synonymous. Mozart was not the first composer to write solo concertos for the horn, however, and works from earlier on in the eighteenth...
Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov, opera in seven scenes (1869 version) cover
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MODEST MUSSORGSKY
Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov, opera in seven scenes (1869 version)
Alexander Tsymbalyuk, Maxim Paster, Mika Kares, Sergei Skorokhodov, Göteborg Opera Chorus
[ BIS SACD / 2 CD - released 6/Sep/2019 ]
"This new account, based on live performances, is beautifully sung and played, and recorded in surround sound" MusicWeb
Mozart: Gran Partita (with Beethoven: Eight Variations on 'Là ci darem la mano' from Don Giovanni) cover
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W. A. MOZART
Mozart: Gran Partita (with Beethoven: Eight Variations on 'Là ci darem la mano' from Don Giovanni)
Alexei Ogrintchouk (oboe & direction), Concertgebouworkest
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 6/Nov/2020 ]
"this superlatively played new recording immediately joins the shortlist for this most sumptuous of serenades." Gramophone Editor's Choice January 2021
A Summer's Day - Swedish Romantic Songs cover
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VARIOUS COMPOSERS
A Summer's Day - Swedish Romantic Songs
Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano) Bengt Forsberg (piano), with Fredrik Zetterström, baritone
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 1/May/2012 ]
Anne Sofie von Otter, accompanied by Bengt Forsberg and joined by baritone Fredrik Zetterström for two duets, performs works by four Swedish composers whose works were all composed within a century of each other.
Verbum caro factum est - a Christmas Greeting cover
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VARIOUS COMPOSERS
Verbum caro factum est - a Christmas Greeting
Bach Collegium Japan Chorus / Masaaki Suzuki (direction), Masato Suzuki (organ)
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 10/Oct/2018 ]
"The performances are typically classy, and punctuated by a selection of Daquin's 'Noels' for solo organ, played with peppery registrations by Suzuki" BBC Music
Mozart: Great Mass in C minor, K427 / Exsultate, jubilate, K165 cover
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W. A. MOZART
Mozart: Great Mass in C minor, K427 / Exsultate, jubilate, K165
Carolyn Sampson, Olivia Vermeulen, Makoto Sakurada, Christian Immler / Bach Collegium Japan, Masaaki Suzuki
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 20/Nov/2016 ]
"The choir are well drilled and the two female soloists are matched as well as any on disc...Suzuki is no speed merchant, and maintains the through line in more strenuous movements" Gramophone Award WINNER 2017
Variations cover
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SZYMANOWSKI / BIRTWISTLE / COPLAND / ADAMS / HINDEMITH
Variations
Clare Hammond (piano)
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 5/Feb/2021 ]
From Szymanowski to Adams - a century and more of piano variations.
Prokofiev: Piano Sonatas Nos 3, 8 & 9 cover
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SERGEI PROKOFIEV
Prokofiev: Piano Sonatas Nos 3, 8 & 9
Freddy Kempf (piano)
[ BIS SACD / CD - released 4/Oct/2019 ]
Sergei Prokofiev virtually grew up at the keyboard - he composed for the piano from early childhood, and the instrument was his workshop and laboratory. Well before the end of his student days he had absorbed the virtuoso techniques of Rachmaninov...
MacMillan, Verbey & Berio: Trombone Concertos cover
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MACMILLAN / VERBEY / BERIO
MacMillan, Verbey & Berio: Trombone Concertos
Jörgen van Rijen (trombone), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
[ BIS SACD / CD - released 4/Oct/2019 ]
Principal trombonist of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Jörgen van Rijen is also much in demand as a soloist with a special commitment to promoting his instrument. Various composers have written new pieces for him, including James MacMillan and...
Haydn: The Seven Last Words Of Christ cover
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JOSEPH HAYDN
Haydn: The Seven Last Words Of Christ
Nicolas Stavy (piano)
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 5/Jul/2019 ]
The Seven Last Words of Christ refers to the seven short phrases uttered by Jesus on the cross, as gathered from the New Testament. Over the centuries the crucifixion has served as inspiration to countless composers, and settings of these utterances...
Beethoven: The Complete Piano Variations & Bagatelles, etc. cover
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BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: The Complete Piano Variations & Bagatelles, etc.
Ronald Brautigam (fortepiano)
[ BIS SACD / 6 CD Box Set - released 6/Sep/2019 ]
Between 2003 and 2015, Ronald Brautigam recorded all of Beethoven's music for solo piano - a huge undertaking resulting in a grand total of 15 highly acclaimed discs. Choosing to perform the works on the fortepiano, Brautigam began with a sonata...
Mahler: Symphony No.2 'Resurrection' cover
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GUSTAV MAHLER
Mahler: Symphony No.2 'Resurrection'
Sasha Cooke, Ruby Hughes / Minnesota Chorale, Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 1/Feb/2019 ]
Gustav Mahler's Second Symphony started life as a single-movement tone poem called Todtenfeier ('Funeral Rites'). Completed in 1888 - one year before Richard Strauss's Death and Transfiguration - it echoed the composer's vision of seeing himself...
Vasks: Distant Light etc. cover
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PETERIS VASKS
Vasks: Distant Light etc.
Vadim Gluzman (violin), Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Hannu Lintu
[ BIS SACD / CD - released 1/May/2020 ]
Having spent much of his childhood in Latvia, where he also began his violin studies, Vadim Gluzman makes a return to his roots with this disc of music by PÄ“teris Vasks. The ample programme (+ 84 minutes!) opens with the violin concerto 'Distant...
Yevgeny Sudbin plays Medtner & Rachmaninov cover
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MEDTNER / RACHMANINOFF
Yevgeny Sudbin plays Medtner & Rachmaninov
Yevgeny Sudbin (piano) / Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 10/Dec/2015 ]
Having previously released recordings of Medtner's three piano concertos as well as three of Rachmaninov's five concertante works, Yevgeny Sudbin on the present disc combines solo pieces by the two friends and fellow-composers. From Sergei...
Saint-Saens: Piano Concertos Nos 3-5 cover
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CAMILLE SAINT-SAENS
Saint-Saens: Piano Concertos Nos 3-5
Alexandre Kantorow (piano) / Tapiola Sinfonietta, Jean-Jacques Kantorow (conductor)
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 10/May/2019 ]
"It is no hardship to review yet another Saint-Saëns piano concerto recording when it is as good as this." Gramophone June 2019
Faure: The Complete music for cello & piano cover
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GABRIEL FAURE
Faure: The Complete music for cello & piano
Andreas Brantelid (cello) & Bengt Forsberg (piano)
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 22/May/2017 ]
In French music, Gabriel Fauré (1845 - 1924) forms a link between Romanticism and modernism: in Paris in the year of his birth, Chopin was still composing, and by the time of his death, jazz was all the rage, while Stravinsky was championing...
Perspectives 7 cover
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BEETHOVEN / BERG / LISZT / MUSSORGSKY
Perspectives 7
Andreas Haefliger (piano)
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 10/May/2018 ]
Since 2004, Andreas Haefliger has been devising a series of recital programmes named Perspectives, presenting them in concert and on disc. Each programme focusses on one or two Beethoven sonatas, juxtaposed with works by other composers (ranging from...
Voices of Angels - chamber works cover
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BRETT DEAN / SOFIA GUBAIDULINA / SERGEI RACHMANINOV / RICHARD WAGNER / etc
Voices of Angels - chamber works
Andrej Power (violin) Lawrence Power (viola) Christianne Stotijn (mezzo-soprano) / Stockholm Syndrome Ensemble
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 3/Jul/2020 ]
The Stockholm Syndrome Ensembleis -as the name implies -based in Stockholm, and consists of five of the city's leading musicians. Project-based and often inviting guest performers, the SSE is known for its imaginative programmes built around a...
Bernstein: Symphonies Nos 1 & 2 cover
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LEONARD BERNSTEIN
Bernstein: Symphonies Nos 1 & 2
Anna Larsson (mezzo-soprano) Roland Pöntinen (piano), Arctic Philharmonic, Christian Lindberg
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 6/Mar/2020 ]
"This is a fine disc. The musicianship is of the highest order and I think Christian Lindberg is a very convincing guide to these scores." MusicWeb
Schubert: Music for Violin I cover
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FRANZ SCHUBERT
Schubert: Music for Violin I
Ariadne Daskalakis (violin), Die Kölner Akademie / Michael Alexander Willens, Paolo Giacometti (fortepiano)
[ BIS SACD / CD - released 9/Aug/2019 ]
Violin music isn't what one normally associates with Franz Schubert, but he did in fact receive his first violin lessons as a young boy from his father. At the age of 11 he was accepted as a member of the choir of the imperial court chapel, and as...