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UN-CUT CLASSICAL MUSIC COLUMN for 14 JUNE, DAILY GAZETTE

Gilbert & Sullivan collaborated on many comic operas in the late 19th century. One of the most popular, The Mikado, can be seen in an outdoor theatre production by Illyria at The Minories later this month. Illyria is a professional travelling opera company, who will perform this work accompanied by their musical director on the […]


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CELEBRATE BRITTEN’s CENTENARY with PETER GRIMES for £18.50*

The Aldeburgh Festival opened yesterday. As part of the festival there’ll be performances of Britten’s opera Peter Grimes on the town’s beach. If you can’t get to this beautiful Suffolk town adored by Britten, why not treat yourself to this “exceptionally rich recording” recording with the late Phillip Langdridge conducted by late Richard Hickox. (When […]


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BERLIOZ on BBC – ESSENTIAL CD of this Week

CHANDOS’ ESSENTIAL CD of the WEEK on BBC RADIO 3 is Berlioz Overtures with Sir Andrew Davis and the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. This CD will be played on Essential Classics with Dr Sarah Walker each morning this week at around 9.30am The SACD has already received excellent reviews “If you’re looking for a set of […]


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SEE AND HEAR THE NORTHERN LIGHTS

Just back from a special treat – Northern Lights trip to Iceland. Yes, we saw the Lights but did you know you can hear them here?  There is a spell-binding and musically mesmering CD available from us called “Northern Lights”, music by the young Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo. It is beautiful music that totally engages the listener. […]


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The Hired Man, Rite of Spring and John Lill!

John Lill will be playing at Snape Maltings, Concert Hall next month. Lill is internationally renowned, especially for his aristocratic interpretation of Beethoven’s five piano concertos, and he will be performing the last and most majestic – the ‘Emperor’ with Chris Phelps and the Colchester Symphony Orchestra. The CSO will also accompany the other two […]


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