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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

 

REVIEW INDEX
Mendelssohn

Symphonies 1-3 & 5

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Symphony 1

Vienna PO/Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 4782366 review
Heidelberg SO/Thomas Fey Hanssler HC16098 review
London SO/Sir John Eliot Gardiner LSO Live LSO0769 review
City of Birmingham SO/Edward Gardner Chandos CHSA5139 review review
Cappella Coloniensis/Sigiswald Kuijken CPO 9999322 review
Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing ABC 4763623 review
Bergen PO/Andrew Litton BIS BISSACD1584 review
Kammerakademie Potsdam/Antonello Manacorda Sony 88985338792 review
NDR Radiophilharmonie/Andrew Manze Pentatone review
New PO/Wolfgang Sawallisch Brilliant 93777 review
Netherlands SO/Jan Willem de Vriend Challenge CC72641 review

Symphony 2

Leipzig Gewandhaus O/Riccardo Chailly Decca 4756939 review
Euroarts 2054668 review
Vienna PO/Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 4782366 review
Heidelberg SO/Thomas Fey Hanssler HC16098 review
London SO/Sir John Eliot Gardiner LSO Live LSO0803 review review
City of Birmingham SO/Edward Gardner Chandos CHSA5151 review review
Bavarian RSO/Pablo Heras-Casado Harmonia Mundi HMC902151 review
Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing ABC 4763623 review
Bergen PO/Andrew Litton BIS BISSACD1704 review
NDR RadioPhil/Andrew Manze Pentatone PTC5186639 review
MDR RSO/Jun Märkl Naxos 8.572294 review
New PO/Wolfgang Sawallisch Brilliant 93777 review
Netherlands SO/Jan Willem de Vriend Challenge CC72543 review

Symphony 3

Seattle SO/Sir Thomas Beecham Pristine PASC238 review
Israel PO/Leonard Bernstein DG 4775167 review
Staatskapelle Dresden/Sir Colin Davis Profil PH13032 review review
Vienna PO/Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 4782366 review
Heidelberg SO/Thomas Fey Hanssler HC16098 review
London SO/Sir John Eliot Gardiner LSO Live LSO0765 review review review review
City of Birmingham SO/Edward Gardner Chandos CHSA5139 review review
Sydney SO/Eugene Goossens Historic Recs HRCD00018 review
Musikkollegium Winterthur/Heinz Holliger MDG 90116636 review
Phil or New PO/Otto Klemperer EMI 4043092 review review
Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing ABC 4763623 review
Bergen PO/Andrew Litton BIS BISSACD1604 review
Kammerakademie Potsdam/Antonella Manacorda Sony 88985433222 review
NDR Radiophilharmonie/Andrew Manze Pentatone review
Verbier Fest O/Kurt Masur Ideale 3079248 review
Cologne RSO/Dmitri Mitropoulos Medici MM0142 review
New York PSO/Dmitri Mitropoulos Pristine PASC187 review
Boston SO/Charles Munch ICA Classics ICAD5039 review
New PO/Riccardo Muti EMI 3817882 review review
New PO/Wolfgang Sawallisch Brilliant 93777 review
NBC SO/Arturo Toscanini Guuld GHCD2358/9 review review
Netherlands SO/Jan Willem de Vriend Challenge CC72641 review
Royal PO/Felix Weingartner Pristine PASC210 review
London PO/Franz Welser-Most EMI 5209542 review
Irish CO/Jörg Widmann Orfeo C945181A review
(pno duet) Anthony Goldstone, Caroline Clemmow Divine Art DDA25028 review

Symphony 4 - see separate page

Symphony 5

Israel PO/Leonard Bernstein DG 4775167 review
Staatskapelle Dresden/Sir Colin Davis Profil PH13032 review review
Vienna PO/Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 4782366 review
Heidelberg SO/Thomas Fey Hanssler HC16098 review
London SO/Sir John Eliot Gardiner LSO Live LSO0775 review review
City of Birmingham SO/Edward Gardner Chandos CHSA5132 review
Halle O/Hamilton Harty Dutton CDBP9781 review
Chambre Philharmonique/Emmanuel Krivine Naive V5069 review
Cologne RSO/Rafael Kubelík Orfeo C726143D review
Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing ABC 4763623 review
Bergen PO/Andrew Litton BIS BISSACD1604 review
Quebec SO/Louis Lortie Atma ACD2 2617 review
Berlin PO/Lorin Maazel DG 4794306 review
Kammerakademie Potsdam/Antonella Manacorda Sony 88985433222 review
NDR Radiophilharmonie/Andrew Manze Pentatone PTC5186611 review
Cologne RSO/Dmitri Mitropoulos Medici MM0142 review
New York PSO/Dmitri Mitropoulos Pristine PASC187 review
Boston SO/Charles Munch RCA 82876716162 review
New PO/Riccardo Muti EMI 3817882 review review
New PO/Wolfgang Sawallisch Brilliant 93777 review
NBC SO/Arturo Toscanini Guild GHCD2358/9 review review

 

 



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