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The Golden Age Op. 22 (Complete ballet) cover
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SHOSTAKOVICH
The Golden Age Op. 22 (Complete ballet)
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Jose Serebrier (Conductor)
[ Naxos / 2 CD - released 4/Dec/2006 ]
"This is a breathtaking recording in many ways. It's also complete and uncut and the notes are good. Don't hesitate - this is one that needs to be listened to, even in this crowded year of Shostakovich revelations" (MusicWeb Nov 2006)
Josephslegende / etc cover
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RICHARD STRAUSS
Josephslegende / etc
Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Neeme Järvi
[ Chandos SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 19/Jul/2013 ]
"The RSNO under Neeme Jarvi perform it with aplomb and with plenty of colour derived from the massive palette of orchestration...The Love Scene from Feuersnot and the vigorous Festmarsch make for useful fill-ups." (Gramophone)
Overtures and Preludes cover
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WAGNER
Overtures and Preludes
Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Neeme Järvi
[ Chandos SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 8/Oct/2013 ]
" Järvi is a master of this repertoire and he continually conjures splendid playing from his Scottish orchestra." (Gramophone)
Roussel - Le festin de l'araignee (The Spider's Feast) / Padmavati cover
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ROUSSEL
Roussel - Le festin de l'araignee (The Spider's Feast) / Padmavati
Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Stephane Deneve
[ Naxos / CD - released 1/Mar/2012 ]
"This is a nicely crafted account from Deneve, with plenty of detail in the characterisation of the various bugs and insects depicted by the score" (BBC Music)
Symphony No. 2 / Pour une fete de printemps / Suite in F major cover
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ROUSSEL
Symphony No. 2 / Pour une fete de printemps / Suite in F major
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Stephane Deneve,
[ Naxos / CD - released 30/May/2008 ]
"Naxos' engineering is the most natural of all in terms of balance and perspective. Crank it up and wallow in some of the most marvelous symphonic music yet composed in France." -- ClassicsToday, April 29, 2008 (10/10)
Symphonies Nos. 4 & 7 cover
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GLAZUNOV
Symphonies Nos. 4 & 7
Royal Scottish National Orchestra, José Serebrier
[ Warner Classics / CD - released 9/Oct/2006 ]
"Serebrier gets very characterful and brilliant performances from the RSNO and his account of No.4 in particular has a good claim to be a first recommendation…" (Penguin Guide)
Symphony No. 1 / The Poem of Ecstasy cover
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ALEXANDER SCRIABIN
Symphony No. 1 / The Poem of Ecstasy
Russian National Orchestra & Chamber Choir of the Moscow Conservatory, Mikhail Pletnev
[ Pentatone SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 20/Nov/2015 ]
In 1899, Scriabin began writing his most ambitious composition to date: the First Symphony. The work still reflects the influence of the traditional fourmovement formal scheme. The first movement, in sonata form (Allegro dramatico), is followed by a...
Orchestral Suites cover
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RIMSKY-KORSAKOV
Orchestral Suites
Russian National Orchestra / Mikhail Pletnev
[ Pentatone SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 20/Jul/2010 ]
"Pletnev and his virtuoso orchestra make a charming sound picture of the Dance of the Birds, woodwind all a-twitter, and leap with plenty of vigour into the single most popular item, the Dance of the Clowns, or Skomorokhi" Gramophone Magazine, Aug 2010
Selections [Incls 'Capriccio Italien' & 'Romeo and Juliet'] cover
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TCHAIKOVSKY
Selections [Incls 'Capriccio Italien' & 'Romeo and Juliet']
Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev
[ Pentatone SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 20/Mar/2016 ]
A wonderful collection allowing you to fully enjoy the unsurpassed lyrical mastery of Tchaikovsky in optimal sound quality.
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake (complete ballet) cover
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PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOSVKY
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake (complete ballet)
Russian National Orchestra, Vladimir Jurowski
[ Pentatone SACD / 2 Hybrid SACD - released 16/Dec/2018 ]
Swan Lake is the first of the three great ballets that Tchaikovsky wrote, and arguably the most famous. The piece is mainly known in the shape it obtained in 1895, when it became a classic in the choreography of Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov. That...
Complete Symphonies (Nos 1-7) cover
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PROKOFIEV
Complete Symphonies (Nos 1-7)
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
[ Chandos Classics / 4 CD Box Set - released 20/Nov/2008 ]
"The recorded sound is great, the Scottish National Orchestra plays like a world class band. All in all, this is not only a set to complete your Prokofiev collection, it's also the one to start it - if you haven't yet." (MusicWeb bargain of the...
Violin Concerto / Symphony no.1 cover
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CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR
Violin Concerto / Symphony no.1
Sergey Levitin (violin) / Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Martin Yates
[ Dutton Epoch SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 1/Feb/2015 ]
The third volume in Dutton Epoch's exploration of Widor's orchestral music will delight and surprise in equal measure. Conductor Martin Yates writes: "The recordings of the orchestral works of Widor came about simply because I could not believe that...
Haydn / Ligeti: Concertos & Capriccios cover
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HAYDN / LIGETI
Haydn / Ligeti: Concertos & Capriccios
Shai Wosner (piano) / Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Nicholas Collon
[ Onyx / CD - released 20/May/2016 ]
"naturally it is in Ligeti's 1988 Piano Concerto that the DNSO get to unfurl their full colours…from this dazzling display of colour and sound, soloist and ensemble convey a fundamental humanity so appealing...Shai Wosner's finest recording to date"
Sol Gabetta - Prayer cover
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BLOCH / SHOSTAKOVICH / CASALS
Sol Gabetta - Prayer
Sol Gabetta (cello) / Amsterdam Sinfonietta, Orchestre National de Lyon, Cello Ensemble of the Amsterdam Sinfonietta
[ Sony Classics / CD - released 20/Mar/2017 ]
"Wit, aristocratic poise and elegance; mercurial shifts of mood, intensity and lightness of touch in near miraculous balance." The Herald on Sol Gabetta
101 Wedding cover
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WAGNER / HANDEL / MENDELSSOHN / VIVALDI / PARRY / RUTTER / WIDOR / etc
101 Wedding
Stephen Cleobury (organ), The Michael Laird Brass Ensemble, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, The National Philharmonic Orchestra, etc
[ Decca / 6 CD Box Set - released 14/Jul/2014 ]
For many people their Wedding will be the most important day of their lives and choosing the right music is an important element in the making of the special day.
Don Quixote / Romance for cello & orchestra in F major cover
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RICHARD STRAUSS
Don Quixote / Romance for cello & orchestra in F major
Alexander Rudin (cello) / Ireland National Symphony Orchestra, Gerhard Markson
[ naxos / CD - released 25/Apr/2010 ]
"The Naxos sound, too, is commendable for its smooth reliability...comfortable listening...now that I think about it, that's quite a bargain itself!" - John Puccio Sensible Sound August/September 2001
Paulus (St Paul) Op.36 cover
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MENDELSSOHN
Paulus (St Paul) Op.36
Susan Gritton / Jean Rigby / Barry Banks / Peter Coleman-Wright / BBC National Chorus & Orchestra of Wales / Richard Hickox
[ Chandos / 2 CD - released 1/May/2009 ]
'Another superb performance from Hickox, who gets a quartet of tremendous soloists and a first-rate orchestra and chorus… One of this year's musts.' (Cathedral Music)
Piano Concertos cover
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SCHUMANN / TCHAIKOVSKY
Piano Concertos
Sviatoslav Richter (piano) Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra & Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Stanislav Wislocki & Herbert von Karajan
[ ALTO / CD - released 17/Mar/2013 ]
(Schumann): "lacks no style" (Tchaikovsky): "The element of struggle for which this work is famous is all too clear: these two musical giants did not always agree" (Penguin Guide)
Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov cover
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MODEST MUSSORGSKY
Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov
Martti Talvela, Nicolai Gedda, Leonard Mroz / Polish rdio Chorus iof Krakow, Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra,Jerzy Semkow
[ Warner Classics Home of Opera / 3 CD Box Set - released 18/Mar/2013 ]
"It has many virtues, not least the great Talvela in a role tailor-made for his massive bass. He gives us a deeply felt Boris without resorting to the admittedly effective but increasingly unfashionable histrionics typical of his predecessors; his...
Elgar: Violin Concerto / Polonia / Crown of India: Interlude cover
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EDWARD ELGAR
Elgar: Violin Concerto / Polonia / Crown of India: Interlude
Tasmin Little (violin) / Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis
[ Chandos SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 1/Nov/2010 ]
"Little...finds an element of wit in the fast-moving figuration [of the finale], leading to a more tender treatment of the lyrical contrasting sections." Editor's Choice Gramophone Magazine Dec 2010