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Adele
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[ XL Recordings / CD - released 20/Nov/2015 ]
Out Now! "My last record was a break up record and if I had to label this one I would call it a make up record. I'm making up with myself. making up for lost time. making up for everything I ever did and never did."
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LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: The Violin Sonatas
Bella Hristova (violin), Michael Houstoun (piano)
[ Rattle Records / 4 CD - released 26/Apr/2019 ]
The complete Beethoven violin sonatas, 33 wonderful pieces of music, performed by two of the greatest Beethoven interpreters working today. Over 4 hours of beautifully produced, expertly performed Beethoven in a handsome 4-CD hard-cover...
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VARIOUS COMPOSERS
The King's Singers Gold
The King's Singers
[ Signum / 3 CD - released 3/Nov/2017 ]
"The King's Singers turn out their characteristic, highly polished finish: diction is razor-sharp, ensemble and intonation are well-nigh flawless." BBC Music
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Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) with various guests
Pavarotti - The Greatest Hits
[ Decca Music Group / 3 CD - released 27/Jun/2019 ]
The very best of Luciano Pavarotti - the world's greatest tenor. This package includes a 20 page photo booklet.
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PUCCINI / BIZET / DVORAK / OFFENBACH / DONIZETTI / VERDI / etc
40 Most Beautiful Arias
Maria Callas, Placido Domingo, Cecilia Bartoli, Kiri te Kanawa, Jose Carreras, José Cura, Angela Gheorghiu, etc
[ Warner Classics / 2 CD - released 10/Feb/2009 ]
Nothing stirs the soul and tugs at the heartstrings more than an inspired operatic aria. Warner Classics CD set 40 MOST BEAUTIFUL ARIAS collects forty of the most moving ones the world has known on this star-studded collection.
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Marlon Williams
Marlon Williams
[ Marlon Williams / CD - released 24/Apr/2015 ]
Marlon Williams was set on a musical path early by his parents. "My dad's definitely taught me a lot about music in all it's various forms; so has Mum. I sang a lot as a kid on the...
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LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: Diabelli Variations
Michael Houstoun (piano)
[ Rattle Records / CD - released 18/Aug/2017 ]
Following the monumental set of the complete Beethoven piano sonatas, Michael Houstoun and Rattle proudly release a superb account of the Diabelli Variations, thirty-three variations on a waltz by Anton Duabelli composed by Ludwig van Beethoven...
Trois cover
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SATIE / RAVEL / DEBUSSY / FAURE / POULENC
Trois
Michael Houstoun (piano)
[ Rattle Records / CD - released 27/Oct/2017 ]
Michael Houstoun's second release on Rattle in 2017, following the exceptional tour de force of Beethoven's Diabelli Variations, is a selection of personal favourites from the repertoire of French piano music. Trois is an album of absolutely...
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JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
Bach: The French Suites
Murray Perahia (piano)
[ Deutsche Grammophon / 2 CD - released 2/Dec/2016 ]
"...I've only had this recording for five days but I predict a long and happy future in its company." Gramophone award WINNER 2017 - Instrumental
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MAX BRUCH
Bruch: String Quintets & Octet
The Nash Ensemble
[ Hyperion / CD - released 26/Mar/2017 ]
"Together, these performances go to the top of a not exactly crowded field; in fact his disc needs to be heard by everyone who loves German Romantic chamber music." Gramophone Award Nomination 2017 - Chamber
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THE THREE TENORS
The Three Tenors At Christmas
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Plácido Domingo (Tenor), José Carreras (Tenor)
[ Decca / CD - released 24/Nov/2008 ]
A unique collection of sacred arias and festive songs from the legendary three tenors. Christmas favourites include "O Holy Night", "Panis Angelicicus", "Ave Maria" and "Adeste Fideles".
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VARIOUS COMPOSERS
Cello Swoon
Sally Maer, Li-Wei Qin, Catherine Jones, Umberto Clerici (cellos) / Various orchestras
[ ABC Classics / 2 CD - released 1/Aug/2018 ]
For over 20 years, the 'Swoon' segment on ABC Classic FM's Breakfast show has been a beloved oasis of calm and beauty, a chance to shut out the noise and busyness of everyday life, and drink in the loveliness of pure music. The first CD compilation...
On Another Note cover
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Sol3 Mio
On Another Note
[ Universal Music / CD - released 9/Oct/2015 ]
United by a love of opera and deep family bonds, tenor brothers Pene and Amitai Pati, and their baritone cousin Moses Mackay have carved out a unique niche for themselves. While continuing to study, train and make huge achievements within the...
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Sol3 Mio
A Very M3rry Christmas
[ Universal Music / CD - released 10/Nov/2017 ]
Sol3 Mio's first ever Christmas album! A Very Merry Christmas features the breathtaking voices of Pene Pati, Amitai Pati and Moses Mackay, this much requested album will delight their legions of fans and is destined to become a bona fide Kiwi...
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Tony Bennett & Diana Krall
Love Is Here To Stay
[ Verve / CD - released 21/Sep/2018 ]
Tony Bennett and Diana Krall celebrate their shared love of the music of George and Ira Gershwin on their new collaborative album.
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BACH / VIVALDI / BOCCHERINI / SAINT-SAENS / FRANCK / ELGAR / etc
50 Best Cello [3 CD set]
Various Artists incls Pablo Casals, Han-Na Chang, Natalie Clein, Robert Cohen, Jacqueline du Pre, Lynn Harrell, Steven Isserlis, etc
[ Warner Classics CD / 3 CD Box Set - released 1/Feb/2014 ]
This collection features a host of celebrated cellists performing 50 iconic tracks, from three of Bach's suites for solo cello, to a rare recording of the Arthur Sullivan cello concerto.
Swoon - The Ultimate Collection: music of rapture to make the earth stand still cover
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BACH / EINAUDI / RACHMANINOV / RODRIGO / SCHUBERT / etc.
Swoon - The Ultimate Collection: music of rapture to make the earth stand still
Various Artists including Daniel Hope, Anne Sofie von Otter, Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Pepe Romero, Frans Bruggen, Richard Bonynge, etc
[ ABC Classics / 2 CD - released 9/Mar/2017 ]
Swoon is one of the most remarkable musical phenomena of our time. Featuring favourites from the original collections alongside tracks never heard before on a Swoon album.
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J. S. BACH
Six Evolutions - Bach: Cello Suites (2017 recording)
Yo Yo Ma (cello)
[ Sony Classical / 2 CD - released 5/Sep/2018 ]
"I don't think he has ever made a greater recording and his personal booklet notes help provide a conceptual setting for his playing." Gramophone Editor's Choice Awards Issue 2018
Sì cover
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Andrea Bocelli, with Matteo Bocelli, Ed Sheeran, Josh Groban, Dua Lipa, Aida Carifullina & Ensemble

[ Decca / CD - released 26/Oct/2018 ]
Presenting Sì: Andrea Bocelli's first album of new material in 14 years. It's a set of powerful, emotional songs, some featuring interpolations of classical themes (from, for example, Bach and Massenet), and an all encompassing positive message of...
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Andrea Bocelli
Cinema
[ Universal Music / CD - released 23/Oct/2015 ]
International superstar Andrea Bocelli returns with his new eagerly awaited album Cinema. Cinema celebrates the greatest movie songs of all time and reunites a team of musical legends including David Foster, Humberto Gatica and Tony Renis who worked...
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JOHANNES BRAHMS
Volodos plays Brahms
Arcadi Volodos (piano)
[ Sony Classical / CD - released 20/May/2017 ]
"Comparisons become irrelevant in interpretations of such mesmerising honesty. An award-winner if ever I heard one." Gramophone Award WINNER 2018 - Instrumental
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TRADITIONAL / VICTORIA / CLEMENS / PALESTRINA / ALLEGRI
Veni Domine
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo) / Sistine Chapel Choir, Massimo Palombella
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 24/Nov/2017 ]
For the first time ever that a woman records with the Sistine Chapel Choir: Cecilia Bartoli joins the choir for one truly magical and mysterious track.
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Diana Krall
Turn Up The Quiet
[ Verve Records / CD - released 5/May/2017 ]
Diana Krall's new album celebrates a return to jazz and the Great American Songbook and reunites her with Grammy Award-winning producer Tommy LiPuma.
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W. A. MOZART
Mozart: Complete Violin Concertos
Isabelle Faust (violin) / Il Giardino Armonico, Giovanni Antonini
[ Harmonia Mundi / 2 CD - released 20/Nov/2016 ]
"her sound growing out of the corporate entity to glitter, coax, snarl and soar as required…[a] thought-provoking and eminently enjoyable cycle" Gramophone Award WINNER 2017 - RECORDING OF THE YEAR
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HANDEL / JOMMELLUI / LEO / MONTEVERDI / PURCELL
In War & Peace: Harmony Through Music
Joyce DiDonato (mezzo) / Il Pomo d'Oro, Maxim Emelyanychev
[ Erato Warner Classics / CD - released 10/Nov/2016 ]
"In War & Peace' finds DiDonato back on Baroque ground for the first time in a while, and it's a joyful musical homecoming. ..Drama, as ever with DiDonato, is everything. Ornamentation serves narrative first, ego second." Gramophone Award WINNER 2017
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W. A. MOZART
Mozart: Double Piano Concertos
Lucas Jussen (piano), Arthur Jussen (piano) / Academy of St Martin in the fields, Sir Neville Marriner
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 16/Mar/2017 ]
".The Jussen boys have found perhaps the perfect collaborator in Sir Neville Marriner, who has conducted more Mozart than most; the Academy acquit themselves well." Editor's Choice Gramophone January 2016
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Madeleine Peyroux
Anthem
[ Verve / CD - released 7/Sep/2018 ]
Eight albums and 22 years since her debut Dreamland, Madeleine Peyroux continues to challenge the confines of jazz, venturing into the fertile fields of contemporary music with unfading curiosity. Peyrouxs new album, Anthem, finds the...
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MAX RICHTER
Richter: From Sleep
Max Richter (piano, organ, synthesizers, electronics)
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 18/Sep/2015 ]
"Sleep is functional music, furniture music, a soundtrack for relaxing and sleeping, and as such it's successful. It's not "classical" music, and shouldn't be judged as such. It does what it claims, and it's enjoyable." (Musicweb)
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BELLINI / GOUNOD / DONIZETTI / MEYERBEER
Dreams: Pretty Yende
Pretty Yende (soprano) / Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, Giacomo Sagripanti
[ Sony Classics / CD - released 3/Dec/2017 ]
"What a lovely sound Pretty Yende makes! Yende is in the same company as, say, Anna Moffo...She's certainly a great asset to the world of opera." ClassicsToday
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VIVALDI / RICHTER
Vivaldi Recomposed: The Four Seasons (Recomposed by Max Richter)
Daniel Hope (violin) Max Richter (moog) Konzerthaus Kammerorchester Berlin
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 6/May/2014 ]
"I anticipated hating this postmodern reworking of The Four Seasons by the film composer Max Richter. But it is so wittily done that I was gripped, if not quite enchanted." (The Times)
Haydn & CPE Bach: Cello Concertos cover
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JOSEPH HAYDN / C.P.E. BACH
Haydn & CPE Bach: Cello Concertos
Steven Isserlis (cello), The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
[ Hyperion / CD - released 1/Sep/2017 ]
"Isserlis's 1998 recording [of the Haydn] remains classy stuff, but this has superbly trumped it." Gramophone Disc of the Month Awards Issue 2017
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FAURE / BEETHOVEN / GLUCK / RUTTER / MOZART / RAVEL / etc
50 X Relaxing Classics
Various performers from the vast Decca catalogue
[ Decca / 3 CD Box Set - released 10/Oct/2014 ]
From Faure's beautiful Pavane to Elgar's "Enigma" variations here is a beautiful selection of favourite classics to wind down after a hectic day.
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DOMENICO SCARLATTI
Scarlatti: 18 Sonatas Vol 2
Yevgeny Sudbin (piano)
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 18/Mar/2016 ]
"More than a decade on from his impressive debut on the BIS label - and indeed in our pages - with music by Scarlatti, Yevgeny Sudbin returns to the composer with a truly triumphant recital." Recording of the Month Gramophone April 2016
Bach Trios cover
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J. S. BACH
Bach Trios
Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Chris Thile (mandolin), Edgar Meyer (double bass)
[ Nonesuch / CD - released 20/Jul/2017 ]
"Thile and Meyer, with their backgrounds in bluegrass and American roots music, bring an appealing swing and spontaneity to the Bach…Ma draws a glorious palette of sounds from his cello, which sings and weeps and whispers" Five Stars BBC Music
Dvorak: Cello Concerto / Rondo in G minor for cello & orchestra / etc cover
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ANTONIN DVORAK
Dvorak: Cello Concerto / Rondo in G minor for cello & orchestra / etc
Alisa Weilerstein (cello), Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Jiří Bělohlávek
[ Decca / CD - released 21/Apr/2014 ]
"Hers is an interpretation of passion. It is by no means heart-on-sleeve but, rather, it is distinguished by well-harnessed vigour and attack, susceptibility to the music's lyrical heart." (Gramophone Award Nomination 2015 - Concerto)
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GEORG FRIDERIC HANDEL
Handel: Messiah (Complete oratorio)
Andreas Scholl, Barbara Schlick, Sandrine Piau, Mark Padmore, Nathan Berg / Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
[ Harmonia Mundi / 2 CD - released 1/Jun/2013 ]
"...an exhilarating account of the score under the American-in-Paris, Christie, who makes you hear the work afresh..." - The Illustrated London News
Mediterraneo cover
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TRADITIONAL
Mediterraneo
Christina Pluhar / L'arpeggiata, featuring Misia
[ Erato Classics / CD - released 8/Mar/2013 ]
"Misia is not exactly representative of traditional fado, and that is to the advantage of this collaboration, but paradoxically her singing here is the most traditional I have heard from her and she complements the rest with her very different timbre
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J. S. BACH
Hilary Hahn plays Bach
Hilary Hahn (violin)
[ Decca / CD - released 10/Feb/2019 ]
"This is quite simply magnificent violin-playing, the sort that while you're listening to it convinces you that the music couldn't possibly be played any other way" Gramophone Recording Of The Month November 2018
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DVORAK / ELGAR / SAINT-SAENS / HAYDN / BOCCHERINI / etc
The Very Best of Jacqueline du Pre
Jacqueline du Pre (cello) with Various Artists, Orchestras and Accompanists
[ Warner Classics / 3 CD Box Set - released 1/Jul/2005 ]
Few artists are regarded with as much affection in the musical world as the cellist Jacqueline du Pré. Her colourful life, tragically early death, supreme recordings and regular press and media attention as a result of several controversial books...
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