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J S BACH Christmas Oratorio with the Dunedin Consort

J S BACH Christmas Oratorio BWV 248 Dunedin Consort, John Butt Linn 2-CD set  CKD499 £18.50* Best classical Christmas releases 2016: The Observer “Dunedin Consort’s first-rate Christmas Oratorio, already released to rapturous reviews and in a class all its own.” “This is a beautifully crafted performance of the six cantatas that constitute Bach’s Christmas Oratorio  […]


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SCHOENBERG: Gurre-Lieder – Gramophone Editor’s Choice

Arnold SCHOENBERG: Gurre-Lieder Alwyn Mellor, Anna Larsson, Stuart Skelton, Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, James Creswell, Sir Thomas Allen, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir, Edward Gardner. Chandos 5172 2-SACD set @ £22* Gurre-Lieder is a large cantata for five vocal soloists, narrator, chorus and large orchestra, composed by Arnold Schoenberg, on poems by the Danish novelist Jens Peter Jacobsen (translated […]


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MOZART: Piano Concertos, Volume 1 with Jean-Efflam Bavouzet

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791): Piano Concertos, Vol. 1 Piano Concerto in G major, KV 453 Piano Concerto in B flat major, KV 456 Divertimento in B flat major, KV 137 Jean-Efflam Bavouzet – Piano Manchester Camerata, Gábor Takács-Nagy Chandos 10929 @£12.25* After demonstrating their “innate love and understanding of Haydn’s music in performances of the […]


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ALBINONI: Concertos for Oboes and Strings with Collegium Musicum 90 – Artist of the Week, 31 October 2016

TOMASO GIOVANNI ALBINONI (1671-1750/51): Concertos for Oboes and Strings Anthony Robson (oboe), Catherine Latham (oboe), Collegium Musicum 90, Simon Standage Chandos Chaconne 3-CD set CHAN0792-3 @ £24.50* “[Robson’s] tone is most appealing and his phrasing and musicianship are second to none. Simon Standage provides alert accompaniments, also using original instruments, and creates bright, athletic string timbres…The artistic […]


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SHOSTAKOVICH performed by his family inc Piano Concerto No.2

SHOSTAKOVICH performed by his family –  Dmitri Shostakovich Jr, Maxim Shostakovich with I Musici de Montreal – a relatively very good CD heard on BBC Radio 3 Essential Classics 1 November 2016   “Most probably the finest Shostakovich disc ever issued and without doubt my choice.” Fanfare   Shostakovich’s second Piano Concerto was written for his […]


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