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Icon: Montserrat Caballe : Great Operatic Recordings
Montserrat Caballe (soprano) with various orchestras & conductors
[ Warner Classics Icon / 4 CD Box Set - released 20/May/2009 ]
"Like many Caballé followers I have lots of these recordings already, but I will come back to this set as it gives such a finely digested overview of the soprano's art. And if you don't have many - or any - Caballé recordings or are unfamiliar with...
Icon: Leopold Stokowski: The Musical Concductor (works by Bach, Bartok, Holst, Shostakovich, Debussy, etc)
Leopold Stokowski with various orchestras
[ EMI Icon / 10 CD Box Set - released 20/Mar/2010 ]
Stokowski's collaboration with Capitol Records resulted in a crop of some of Stokowski's most famous recordings, made using three-track stereo tape recorders. Always the great innovator, Stokowski was more than happy to cooperate with the Capitol...
Icon: Fritz Wunderlich: A Poet Among Tenors (works by Mozart, Mahler, Verdi, Puccini, Tchaikovksy, etc)
Fritz Wunderlich (tenor) with various orchestras & conductors
[ Warner Classics / EMI Icon / 6 CD Box Set - released 10/Oct/2010 ]
"The recordings are clean, balanced and digitally re-mastered. I urge every lover of the tenor to buy this set; it offers nearly seven hours of one of the most beautiful, natural, refined and unforced tenor voices we have ever heard." (MusicWeb Oct...
MAHLER / ELGAR / BERLIOZ / CHAUSSON / SCHUBERT / etc
Icon: Janet Baker - The Beloved Mezzo (5 CD set)
Janet Baker (contralto) with various orchestras & conductors
[ Warner Classics / EMI Icon / 5 CD Box Set - released 1/Nov/2008 ]
A singer's career brings many challenges, not the least of them being the balancing act involved in a professional life divided between opera and song.
BACH / MOZART / SIBELIUS / TCHAIKOVSKY / GLAZUNOV / etc
Icon: Jascha Heifetz- The Master Violinist (6 CD set)
Jascha Heifetz (violin) with various orchestras, conductors & accompaniments
[ Warner Classics / EMI Icon / 6 CD Box Set - released 1/Nov/2008 ]
Jascha Heifetz was a Jewish Lithuanian-born American violin virtuoso who was born in 1901 and died in 1987. His father was a professional violinist who started to give him lessons when Heifetz was only three-years-old. He then went on to further...
MOZART / von FLOTOW / PUCCINI / LEHAR / RICHARD STRAUSS / etc
Icon: Richard Tauber - The Gentleman Tenor
Richard Tauber (tenor) with various orchestras, conductors & accompaniments
[ Warner Classics / EMI Icon / 5 CD Box Set - released 20/Oct/2009 ]
This 5 CD set, devoted to the much-loved Austrian tenor Richard Tauber, is a further release in the EMI Classics ICON series.
VICTORIA de los ANGELES
Icon: Victoria de los Angeles - The Voice of an Angel (opera arias, Popular Songs & Zarzuela Arias)
Victoria de los Angeles (soprano) with various orchestras & conductors
[ Warner Classics / EMI Icon / 7 CD Box Set - released 1/Nov/2008 ]
"Seven discs well-filled with 'The Voice of an Angel' may seem a daunting prospect. However with beauty of tone, charming delivery and the singer's communicative personality there isn't a dull moment." (Bargain of the Month MusicWeb April 2009)