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Mon 08 Jan, 2018:
Stravinsky: Chant funèbre, Op 5; Feu d'artifice, Op 4; Scherzo fantastique, Op 3; Le Faune et la Bergère, Op 2; Le Sacre du printemps

Stravinsky’s Funeral Song, written in memory of Rimsky-Korsakov, was lost following its sole performance in 1908 and recently found – numerous...

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Wed 01 Mar, 2017:
Brahms: Serenades – No 1 in D major, Op 11; No 2 in A major, Op 16

Jaime Martín masterminds most pleasing accounts of both of Brahms's youthful serenades with the Gävle Symphony Orchestra (of which he has been...

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Wed 04 May, 2016:
Brahms: Piano Concerto No 1 in D minor, Op 15; Four Ballads, Op 10

'Maestoso', the instruction in the first movement, translates to 'majestic'. But how majestic is majestic? Daniel Harding doesn’t hesitate,...

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Mon 01 Feb, 2016:
Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 77; Bartók: Violin Concerto No 1

Outstanding conducting and playing as Antonio Pappano and Janine Jansen meld in Brahms’s Concerto. Tempos vary according to moods characterised, but...

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Thu 15 Oct, 2015:
Schoenberg: Gurre-Lieder

Set down in the admirable acoustic of Cologne's Philharmonie, this new version of Schoenberg's titanic Gurre-Lieder certainly earns its spurs. Not...

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Thu 23 Apr, 2015:
Zemlinsky: Die Seejungfrau (The Mermaid); Sinfonietta, Op 23 (arr for chamber orchestra by Roland Freisitzer)

It was Riccardo Chailly who first alerted us to the entrancing sweep, heady opulence and melodic genius of Alexander Zemlinsky's three-movement...

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Wed 11 Mar, 2015:
Brahms: Serenades – No 1 in D major, Op 11; No 2 in A major, Op 16

There is much that is thought-provoking about this scrupulously prepared music-making. Riccardo Chailly's distinctively spry, punchy and energetic way...

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Tue 14 Oct, 2014:
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat major, Op 73 (Emperor); Piano Sonata No 32 in C minor, Op 111

Riccardo Chailly, the Gewandhaus Orchestra and pianist Nelson Freire present a recording of Beethoven’s 'Emperor' Concerto that resolutely steers...

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Mon 30 Dec, 2013:
Brahms Beloved – Symphonies No 2 in D major, Op 73 & No 4 in E minor, Op 98; Clara Schumann: 10 Lieder

There’s no shortage of great Brahms symphony cycles out there with Riccardo Chailly’s recent Decca offering being merely the latest of them. John...

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Fri 18 Oct, 2013:
Beethoven: Symphonies Nos 1-9

Beethoven’s nine symphonies, a pinnacle of Western music, include the Eroica, Pastoral and Choral. Frans Brüggen has a second recorded go at the...

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