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16th-19th November


Shostakovich 4, 11 Nelsons
Transparent Granite!


Nothing but Praise


BrucKner 4 Nelsons
the finest of recent years.

superb BD-A sound

This is a wonderful set


Telemann continues to amaze


A superb disc

Performances to cherish

An extraordinary disc.

rush out and buy this

I favour above all the others

Frank Martin - Exemplary accounts

Asrael Symphony
A major addition


Another Bacewicz winner


match any I’ve heard


An outstanding centenary collection


personable, tuneful, approachable


a very fine Brahms symphony cycle.


music that will be new to most people


telling, tough, thoughtful, emotionally fleet and powerfully recorded


hitherto unrecorded Latvian music

 

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Johannes Brahms
Piano concerto 2

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Adrian Aeschbacher, Berlin PO/Paul van Kempen Tahra TAH512-13 review review
Geza Anda, Berlin PO/Ferenc Fricsay DG 4775289 review
Geza Anda, RAI Rome O/Herbert von Karajan Tahra TAH611-13
Geza Anda, SWR SO Baden-Baden und Freiburg/Hans Rosbaud Hanssler CD94208 review
Geza Anda, Kolner RSO/Otto Klemperer ICA Classics OCAC5092 review
Nicholas Angelich, Frankfurt RSO/Paavo Järvi Virgin 2663492 review review
Claudio Arrau, Royal Concertgebouw O/Bernard Haitink Decca 4782365 review
Claudio Arrau, Philharmonia O/Carlo Maria Giulini EMI 5094212 review
EMI 9184322 review
Warner 4317612 review
Claudio Arrau, Boston SO/Charles Munch West Hill WHRA6015 review review
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Vienna PO/Bernard Haitink Decca 4705192
Wilhelm Backhaus, Saxon State O/Karl Böhm Naxos 8.110766 review
Wilhelm Backhaus, Staatskapelle Dresden/Karl Böhm Warner Classics 9029588672 review
Wilhelm Backhaus, Vienna PO/Karl Böhm Eloquence 4800800 review
Wilhelm Backhaus, Vienna PO/Carl Schuricht Profil PH11051 review
Wilhelm Backhaus, Stuttgart SWR RSO/Hans Müller-Kray SWR Classic SWR19057CD review
Daniel Barenboim, Munich PO/Sergiu Celibidache Euroarts 2059118 review
Tzimon Barto, Deutsches SO Berlin/Christoph Eschenbach Capriccio C5210 review
Yefim Bronfman, Cleveland O/Franz Welser-Möst Belvedere BVD08005 review
Rudolf Buchbinder, Vienna PO/Zubin Mehta C Major 733604 review
Robert Casadesus, New York PO/Arturo Toscanini Guild GHCD2337/8 review
Clifford Curzon, Halle O/Sir John Barbirolli Barbirolli Soc. SJB1033-4 review
Clifford Curzon, New York PSO/George Szell West Hill WHRA6019 review
Misha Dichter, Leipzig Gewandhaus O/Kurt Masur Pentatone PTC5186125 review
Edwin Fischer, Berlin PO/Wilhelm Furtwangler EMI 6294992 review
Melodiya MELCD1001107 review
Music & Arts CD4941 review
Pristine PASC347 review
Leon Fleisher, Cleveland SO/George Szell Sony MH2K63225 review
Nelson Friere, Leipzig Gewandhaus O/Riccardo Chailly Decca 4757637 review
Bruno Leonardo Gelber, NHK SO/Wolfgang Sawallisch King Int'l KKC2022/3 review
Emil Gilels, Berlin PO/Eugen Jochum DG 4474462 review
Emil Gilels, Chicago SO/Fritz Reiner Sony 88875177312 review
Nelson Goerner, NHK SO/Tadaaki Otaka Alpha 395 review review
Helene Grimaud, Vienna PO/Andris Nelsons DG 4791058 review
Marc-Andre Hamelin, Dallas SO/Andrew Litton Hyperion CDA67550 review
Myra Hess, New York P-SO/Bruno Walter Tahra TAH545 review
Pristine Audio PASC48 review
Stephen Hough, BBC SO/Andrew Davis Virgin 3913662 review review
Stephen Hough, Mozarteum O Salzburg/Mark Wigglesworth Hyperion CDA67961/2 review
Mindru Katz, Jerusalem PO/Mandi Rodan Cembal d'Amour CD175 review
Wilhelm Kempff, French Ntl O/Paul van Kempen Tahra TAH714-5 review
Edward Kilenyi, SO RIAS Berlin/Jonel Perlea Forgotten Records FR936 review
Sunwook Kim, Hallé/Sir Mark Elder Halle CDHLD7546 review review
Norman Krieger, London SO/Philip Ryan Mann Decca 4814871 review
Kurt Leimer, Nuremburg SO/Erich Kloss Colosseum COL92032 review
John Lill, Halle O/James Loughran Resonance CDRSB204 review review
Joseph Moog, Deutsche Radio Phil/Nicholas Milton Onyx 4169 review review
Elly Ney, Berlin PO/Max Fiedler Pristine PASC363 review
John Ogdon, Hallé Orchestra/John Barbirolli BBC Legends BBCL41832 review
Garrick Ohlsson, BBC SO/James Loughran ICA Classics ICAD5013 review
Gerhard Oppitz, Bavarian RSO/Colin Davis RCA 82876 603882 review
Joshua Pierce, Martinu PO/Kirk Trevor MSR MS1148 review review
Maurizio Pollini, Staatskapelle Dresden/Christian Thielemann Deutsche Grammophon 4793985 review
Sviatoslav Richter, Chicago SO/Erich Leinsdorf RCA 82876 608602 review review
Sviatoslav Richter, USSR State SO/George Georgescu Brilliant 9199 review
Sviatoslav Richter, Boston SO/Charles Munch West Hill WHRA6035 review review
Peter Rösel, Anhaltische Philharmonie Dessau/Golo Berg Antes BMCD31.9204 review
Artur Rubinstein, Warsaw PO/Witold Rowicki Altara Archive ALT1021 review
Artur Rubinstein, Torino della RAI SO/André Cluytens Arts 430812 review
Artur Rubinstein, London SO/Albert Coates Naxos 8.111296 review review
Living Era AJC8550 review
Artur Rubinstein, Cologne RSO/Christoph von Dohnányi ICA ICAC5003 review
Solomon, Philharmonia O/Issay Dobrowen EMI 2061022 review
Dinorah Varsi, unspecified orchestra & conductor Genuin GEN15353 review

 

 




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