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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

 

REVIEW INDEX
Sergei Rachmaninov

Symphonies

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Symphony 1

Ntl SO Ireland/Alexander Anissimov Naxos 8.503191 review review
Sydney SO/Vladimir Ashkenazy Exton EXCL00018 review
Philharmonia O/Vladimir Ashkenazy Signum SIGCD484 review
Philadelphia O/Charles Dutoit Newton 8802021 review
Dortmund PO/Gabriel Feltz Dreyer Gaido 21100 review
London SO/Valery Gergiev LSO Live LSO0784 review
Royal Scottish Ntl O/Owain Arwel Hughes BIS BISCD1665-6 review
St Petersburg PO/Mariss Jansons EMI 5008852 review review
Gürzenich O Köln/Dmitrij Kitajenko Oehms OC440 review
Moscow State SO/Pavel Kogan Alto ALC1032 review review
Alto ALC6005 review
BBC PO/Gianandrea Noseda Chandos CHAN10475 review review
Philadelphia O/Eugene Ormandy High Def'n Tape Transfers HDCD147 review
BBC Ntl O Wales/Tadaaki Otaka Nimbus NI1786 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Warner 4095962 review review
BBC SO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky BBC Legends BBCL42332 review
Leningrad Phil SO/Kurt Sanderling Profil PH13037 review
Singapore SO/Lan Shui BIS BISSACD2012 review
Detroit SO/Leonard Slatkin Naxos 8573234 review review
Russian Fed. State SO/Evgeny Svetlanov Warner 5101 122382 review
USSR SO/Evgeny Svetlanov SVET 04981-6 review
Alto ALC1360 review
Suisse Romande O/Walter Weller
Eloquence 4767724 review
Eloquence 4800824 review

Symphony 2

Ntl SO Ireland/Alexander Anissimov Naxos 8.503191 review review
Sydney SO/Vladimir Ashkenazy Exton EXCL00018 review
Philharmonia O/Vladimir Ashkenazy Signum SIGCD530 review review
Sinfonia Varsovia/Jose Cura Avie AV0022 review
Philadelphia O/Charles Dutoit Newton 8802021 review
USSR RSO/Alexander Gauk Forgotten Records FR1041 review
Kirov Opera O/Valery Gergiev Newton 8802082 review
London SO/Valery Gergiev LSO Live LSO0677 review
Royal Scottish Ntl O/Owain Arwel Hughes BIS BISCD1665-6 review
St Petersburg PO/Mariss Jansons EMI 2376162 review
EMI 5008852 review review
Royal Concertgebouw O/Mariss Jansons RCO Live RCO16004 review
Cincinnati SO/Parvo Jarvi Telarc CD80670 review
Gürzenich O Köln/Dmitri Kitajenko Oehms OC441 review review
Suisse Romande O/Paul Kletzki Eloquence 4706752 review
Moscow State SO/Pavel Kogan Alto ALC1031 review
Bergen PO/Andrew Litton BIS BIS2071 review review review
BBC PO/Gianandrea Noseda Chandos CHAN10589 review
BBC Ntl O Wales /Tadaaki Otaka Nimbus NI1786 review
Melbourne SO/Tadaaki Otaka ABC 4764842 review review
O dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Roma/Antonio Pappano EMI 9494622 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko EMI 9154732 review review review
London SO/Andre Previn EMI 2679692 review
Berlin PO/Sir Simon Rattle Euroarts 2058398 review
London SO/Gennadi Rozhdestvensky Alto ALC6005 review
Regis RRC1210 review
Leningrad PO/Kurt Sanderling Profil PH13037 review
Singapore SO/Lan Shui BIS BISSACD1712 review
Detroit SO/Leonard Slatkin Naxos 8.572458 review review
Cleveland O/Nikolai Sokoloff Pristine PASC524 review review
Bolshoi Theatre SO (?)/Evgeny Svetlanov Brilliant 9001 review
Russian Federation State SO/Evgeny Svetlanov Warner 5101 122352 review
Warner 5101 122382 review
USSR SO/Evgeny Svetlanov SVET 04981-6 review
Scribendum SC501 review
USSR State SO/Yuri Temirkanov Brilliant 8818 review
Rotterdam PO/Edo de Waart Pentatone PTC5186153 review
London PO/Walter Weller
Eloquence 4800824 review

Symphony 3

Ntl SO Ireland/Alexander Anissimov Naxos 8.503191 review review
Sydney SO/Vladimir Ashkenazy Exton EXCL00018 review
Philadelphia O/Charles Dutoit Newton 8802021 review
London SO/Valery Gergiev LSO Live LSO0779 review review
Royal Scottish Ntl O/Owain Arwel Hughes BIS BISCD1665-6 review
St Petersburg PO/Mariss Jansons EMI 5008852 review review
London PO/Vladimir Jurowski LPO Live LPO0088 review review
Gürzenich O Köln/Dmitrij Kitajenko Oehms OC442 review
Suisse Romande O/Paul Kletzki Eloquence 4767692 review
Moscow State SO/Pavel Kogan Alto ALC1030 review review
Alto ALC6005 review
BBC Philharmonic/Gianandrea Noseda Chandos CHAN10677 review
BBC Ntl O Wales /Tadaaki Otaka Nimbus NI1786 review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko EMI 6790192 review review
Philadelphia O/Sergei Rachmaninov BMG-RCA 82876 678922 review
Naxos 8.111357 review review
Berlin PO/Sir Simon Rattle Berliner Phil BPHR180221 review review
NDR SO/Kurt Sanderling Profil PH13037 review
Stuttgart RSO/Kurt Sanderling SWR Music SWR19050CD review
BBC SO/Malcolm Sargent Guild GHCD2423 review
Singapore SO/Lan Shui BIS BISSACD1988 review
Detroit SO/Leonard Slatkin Naxis 8.573051 review
National PO/Leopold Stokowski Newton 8802024 review
Russian Fed. State SO/Evgeny Svetlanov Warner 5101 122382 review
USSR SO/Evgeny Svetlanov SVET 04981-6 review
London PO/Walter Weller
Eloquence 4800824 review
Baltimore SO/David Zinman Telarc CD80331 review

 

 



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