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Mendelssohn in Birmingham Vol 2 CHSA5139

Mendelssohn in Birmingham – Volume 2 now available

Mendelssohn in Birmingham is an exciting new recording project with the CBSO and its Principal Guest Conductor, Edward Gardner.          It celebrates Mendelssohn’s special relationship with the city’s Town Hall and will feature the complete symphonies recorded there. It was a venue much loved by Mendelssohn and saw him conduct many of his own works […]


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Prokofiev's Violin Sonatas

“… responses come from deep within the music’s substance.”

 Sergey Prokofiev’s Violin Sonatas, Five Melodies with Alina Ibragimova violin  Steven Osborne piano “There is a real sense that Ibragimova and Osborne’s responses come from deep within the music’s substance. […] with the traits that lend both sonatas their individuality of expression securely enshrined, defined and projected.” Gramophone Gramophone ‘Recording of the Month’  BBC Music […]


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Handel Arias with Alice Coote

New CD of Handel Arias with Alice Coote

George Frideric Handel Arias mezzo-soprano, Alice Coote, accompanied by The English Concert and Harry Bicket Handel’s Italian operas are represented by his first two Covent Garden operas, Alcina and the great tragedy Ariodante, and also Radamisto and Giulio Cesare in Egitto (perhaps Handel’s most popular opera today). Handel’s English oratorio Hercules contains music of utter […]


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Handel's Jeptha with The Sixteen

New recording of Handel’s Jephtha with The Sixteen

Renowned for their Handel interpretations, Harry Christophers and his award-winning choir, The Sixteen, add to their glittering catalogue of Handel discs with this new recording of Jephtha. The Sixteen are joined by a stellar cast of soloists: James Gilchrist, Susan Bickley, Sophie Bevan, Robin Blaze, Matthew Brook and Grace Davidson. ‘It has been reckoned that […]


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“Haydn’s greatest contemporary keyboard exponent.”

Joseph Haydn – Piano Concertos F major, G major, D major – Concerto in F major, Hob. XVIII: 3, Concerto in G major, Hob. XVIII: 4, Concerto in D major, Hob. XVIII: 11, with Jean-Efflam Bavouzet,  Manchester Camerata under Gábor Takács-Nagy Jean-Efflam Bavouzet is recognised today as one of the world’s finest interpreters of Haydn’s […]


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