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Mon 26 Nov, 2018:
Earth & Sky: Choral premieres by Vaughan Williams

Here’s something of a coup for William Vann and the Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital Chelsea (home to the fabled Chelsea Pensioners): 21 first...

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Mon 07 May, 2018:
Haydn: The Six String Quartets, Op 64

Prepare for the new, which begins with the first movement of No 2. The tempo mark varies according to edition, either Allegro spiritoso or Allegro...

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Thu 13 Oct, 2016:
Copland: Appalachian Spring (Complete Ballet); Hear ye! Hear ye!

Composed for the American dancer and choreographer Ruth Page (1899-1991), Copland's 1934 ballet Hear ye! Hear ye! is set in a Chicago courtroom, its...

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Tue 20 Sep, 2016:
Moszkowski: Piano Concerto in B minor, Op 3; Schulz-Evler: Russian Rhapsody, Op 14

Hyperion’s Romantic Piano Concerto series continues to unearth interesting repertoire and give it premiere recordings. Both works included here were...

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Fri 17 Jul, 2015:
Reich: Music for 18 Musicians

The first question that Reichians will inevitably ask is how does this new recording of Music for 18 Musicians compare with Reich’s own versions...

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Fri 05 Jun, 2015:
Weir: Storm; All the Ends of the Earth; Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis; Missa del Cid; The Song Song True

This enchanting, enveloping collection of largely a cappella pieces from the last quarter-century marks Judith Weir’s appointment as Master of the...

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Tue 17 Feb, 2015:
Bruckner: Symphony No 8 in C minor (1890 version)

One of the very greatest of symphonies, Bruckner’s Eighth is here unfolded through the urgently direct if accommodating conducting of Mario Venzago....

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Fri 02 Jan, 2015:
Avanti L'Opera: An A-Z of Italian Baroque Overtures

Kah-Ming Ng and his period-instrument ensemble Charivari Agréable continue their laudable attempt to unearth little-known gems from the Baroque era....

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