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Mon 27 Feb, 2017:
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 1 in G minor, Op 13 (Winter Dreams); The Tempest, Op 18

Here's a distinctive take on early Tchaikovsky from Granada-born Pablo Heras-Casado at the helm of his bright-eyed and bushy-tailed Orchestra of St...

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Mon 14 Mar, 2016:
Mendelssohn: Symphonies – No 3 in A minor, Op 56 (Scottish); No 4 in A major, Op 90 (Italian)

Mendelssohn symphonies on period instruments: Frans Brüggen has been here before, and so has John Eliot Gardiner. The Freiburger Barockorchester are...

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Tue 15 Dec, 2015:
Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 54; Piano Trio No 2 in F major, Op 80

Robert Schumann’s romantic Piano Concerto is here informed by ‘period’ instruments. Alexander Melnikov plays on an 1837 Erard fortepiano,...

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Wed 19 Aug, 2015:
Praetorius – Choral settings from the Biblical 'Song of Songs' by Hieronymus, Jacob and Michael Praetorius

Not one but three Praetoriuses (Praetorii?) for the asking price here: Hieronymus and son Jacob, the latter an almost exact contemporary of Heinrich...

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Fri 10 Apr, 2015:
Schumann: Violin Concerto in D minor; Piano Trio No 3 in G minor, Op 110

At first hearing, Isabelle Faust and the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra under Pablo Heras-Casado seem hell-bent on waltzing through the Schumann...

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Mon 09 Jun, 2014:
Mendelssohn: Symphony No 2 in B flat major, Op 52 (Lobgesang)

Mendelssohn’s Second Symphony is entitled ‘Lobgesang’ (Hymn of Praise). It’s a hybrid: three orchestral movements followed by a finale that is...

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Thu 07 Nov, 2013:
Schubert: Symphony No 3 in D major, D200; Symphony No 4 in C minor, D417 (Tragic)

We’ve had Schubert symphonies on period instruments before, but they seem not to have to been as popular a pursuit as Beethoven, or even Brahms....

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Fri 20 Sep, 2013:
Domingo sings Verdi – Baritone arias from Macbeth, Rigoletto, Un ballo in maschera, La traviata, Simon Boccanegra, Ernani, Il trovatore, Don Carlo & La forza del destino

Plácido Domingo has achieved great things in Verdi throughout his long career, and that shows few signs of changing in his debut recital recording as...

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