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Fri 14 Apr, 2017:
Bruch: String Octet in B flat major, Op posth; String Quintets in A minor and E flat major, Opp posth

These three very likeable chamber offerings by Max Bruch (1838-1920) – all written in Berlin towards the very end of his career – receive joyously...

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Mon 12 Sep, 2016:
Stojowski: Violin Concerto in G minor, Op 22; Romanze in E flat major, Op 20; Wieniawski: Fantaisie brillante sur des motifs de l'opéra Faust de Gounod, Op 20

Polish composers Henryk Wieniawski (1835-1880) and Zygmunt Stojowski (1869-1946) make a good pairing. Stojowski’s Violin Concerto and Romanze, both...

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Wed 02 Dec, 2015:
Coleridge-Taylor: Violin Concerto in G minor, Op 80; Delius: Suite for violin and orchestra; Haydn Wood: Violin Concerto in A minor

This disc raises the interesting question about going outside the mainstream repertoire. If you're worried about unfamiliarity, then you'll find that...

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Thu 23 Oct, 2014:
Nicola Benedetti – Homecoming: A Scottish Fantasy

The Scots might have voted against independence in the recent referendum, but this recording gets an enthusiastic “Yes” from me with its rare...

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Fri 16 May, 2014:
Bruch: Scottish Fantasy, Op 46; Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 35

Recorded with immediacy and bloom, and good balance when the soloist enters, Ning Feng impresses with his considered account of Tchaikovsky’s...

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Fri 14 Jun, 2013:
Bloch: Schelomo; From Jewish Life; Voice in the Wilderness; Bruch: Kol Nidrei

Born in Geneva to a protestant family, Ernest Bloch (1880-1959) composed a whole series of epic works based on Jewish subjects, of which Schelomo...

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