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Wed 18 Jan, 2017:
Dvořák: Piano Quintet in A major, Op 81; String Quintet in E flat major, Op 97

Everything comes together on this new recording of Dvořák Quintets. The Vogler Quartet, plus guests, find a perfect balance between the rustic charm...

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Wed 14 Dec, 2016:
Rott: Symphony No 1 in E major

A fellow student with Gustav Mahler in Anton Bruckner’s composition class, Hans Rott (1858-1884) left his mark on the symphonic form. Rott’s...

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Mon 15 Feb, 2016:
Badings: Symphonies Nos 4 and 5

Critically acclaimed, and widely performed and commissioned in his lifetime, Henk Badings (1907-1987) was a prominent composer and important educator,...

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Tue 24 Nov, 2015:
Magnard: Piano Trio in F minor, Op 18; Violin Sonata in G major, Op 13

Killed at the start of the First World War defending his home from German invaders, Paris-born Albéric Magnard (1865-1914) left a comparatively small...

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Tue 21 Apr, 2015:
Wagenaar: Sinfonietta; Frühlingsgewalt; Elverhöi; Amphitrion; Le Cid

If the music of Dutchman Johan Wagenaar (1862-1941) doesn’t get much of a look in these days, it deserves better. This second CPO volume of his...

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Wed 10 Dec, 2014:
Panufnik: Symphonic Works, Volume 8 – Violin Concerto; Cello Concerto; Piano Concerto

Something each for the three most popular of concerto instruments – piano, violin, cello – courtesy of Andrzej Panufnik (1914-91), from Polish to...

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Tue 02 Sep, 2014:
Mahler: Rückert-Lieder; Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen; Urlicht; Alma Mahler: Fünf Lieder

'A husband and wife who are both composers: how do you envisage that? Such a strange relationship between rivals…' So wrote Gustav Mahler to Alma in...

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Wed 25 Jun, 2014:
Panufnik: Sinfonia di Sfere (Symphony No 5); Bassoon Concerto; Love Song; Landscape

CPO’s survey of Andrzej Panufnik’s symphonic works continues, in this his centenary year, with the striking Sinfonia di Sfere (Symphony of...

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Tue 10 Jun, 2014:
Atterberg: Symphonies – No 2 in F major, Op 6; No 8 in E minor, Op 48 (Composed on Swedish National Melodies)

If you seek melodiousness, rich orchestration, warmth, straightforwardness and folk music in concert-music garb, then this splendidly engineered SACD...

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