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Thu 06 Dec, 2018
Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra, Op 30; Don Quixote, Op 35
The sixth and final volume in this enjoyable series devoted to Richard Strauss's orchestral works pairs two impressive live performances from March...
Thu 05 Jan, 2017
Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie, Op 64
Here is the fourth volume in Sebastian Weigle's series of orchestral music by Richard Strauss. Drawing alert and polished playing from his Frankfurt...
Tue 31 May, 2016
Gál: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, Op 57; Mozart: Piano Concerto No 22 in E flat major, K 482
I've sung the praises of Hans Gál's music previously on Classical Ear (see my reviews – from 9 July 2013 and 12 June 2014 – of his first two...
Mon 16 May, 2016
Bach: Partita No 4 in D major, BWV 828; Toccata in C minor, BWV 911; English Suite No 3 in G minor, BWV 808; Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903; and other short pieces
Like Glenn Gould and Murray Perahia (Sony), Martha Argerich (DG) or Dinu Lipatti (EMI) before him, Nelson Freire brings Bach to joyous life on a...
Fri 29 May, 2015
Agrippina – Baroque Opera Arias by Perti, Porpora, Graun, Orlandini, Mathesson, Handel, Telemann, Magni, Sammartini and Legrenzi
Swedish mezzo-soprano Ann Hallenberg’s star has been shining brightly in baroque circles for some time. Boasting 12 first recordings, this thrilling...
Mon 28 Oct, 2013
Atterberg: Symphonies – No 4 in G minor, Op 14 (Sinfonia piccola); No 6 in C major, Op 31 (Dollar Symphony); En värmlandsrapsodi, Op 36, Suite No 3, Op 19 No 1
If what you crave is essentially untroubled tunefulness, attractively presented and without too much anxiety, then Kurt Atterberg's definitely your...
Tue 30 Jul, 2013
The Silver Violin – Korngold: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 35, Die tote Stadt (Tanzlied des Pierrot & Mariettalied); Music by John Williams, Carlos Gardel, Shostakovich, Nigel Hess, Dario Marianelli, Howard Shore & Mahler
The centrepiece of this enjoyable miscellany, and the work beside which the rest feel a little like makeweights, is, of course, Korngold’s exuberant...
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