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Thu 31 Jan, 2019:
Sullivan: The Light of the World

While there is no disguising the Victorian archness of Sullivan’s imposing oratorio The Light of the World, this first account on disc of Robin...

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Mon 13 Nov, 2017:
James McCarthy: Codebreaker; Will Todd: Ode to a Nightingale

Codebreaker is an exceptional achievement on numerous counts. The very opening vies in its visceral impact with the opening of Vaughan Williams’s A...

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Mon 22 May, 2017:
Berg: Wozzeck

Arriving hard on the heels of Fabio Luisi’s visually striking Zurich production on Blu-ray (Accentus) this second Wozzeck from Naxos faces stiff...

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Fri 16 Sep, 2016:
Mozart: Piano Trios – in B flat major, K 502; in E major, K 542; in G major, K 564

The Rautio Piano Trio’s growing reputation will only be enhanced by this, their debut recording of three Mozartian jewels. This might be...

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Tue 30 Aug, 2016:
Mahler: Symphony No 10 (performing version by Deryck Cooke)

I’ve sometimes had my doubts about the efficacy of various Mahler Ten ‘performing versions’, Deryck Cooke’s being the most well-known and...

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Mon 24 Nov, 2014:
Jacob: Piano Concerto No 1; Williamson: Piano Concerto No 2; Carwithen: Piano Concerto

Pianist Mark Bebbington is at his imperious, sensitive best in this fascinating triptych of concertos with string orchestra. Sydney-born Malcolm...

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Fri 12 Jul, 2013:
English Recorder Concertos – Richard Harvey: Concerto Incantato; Arnold: Recorder Concerto, Op 133; Jacob: Suite for Recorder and Strings

Richard Harvey (b 1952) has made a name for himself with his frequently haunting music for film and television. Composed in 2009 for that doyenne of...

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