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Thu 27 Jun, 2019:
Dove: Run to the Edge; The Ringing Isle; Hojoki (An Account of my Hut); Airport Scenes; Gaia Theory

The meat on the bone in this collection of Jonathan Dove’s orchestral music is the dramatic cantata for countertenor, Hojoki (An Account of my Hut)....

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Thu 12 Jan, 2017:
Debussy: Images; Jeux; La plus que lente

Back in the early 1970s, Michael Tilson Thomas set down an uncommonly perceptive set of Debussy's Images at the helm of the Boston Symphony for...

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Mon 26 Oct, 2015:
Volans: violin:piano; Etude 9 (Eight Bells for Mary); viola: piano; Passi leggieri

Immediately obvious in Kevin Volans’s hypnotic new chamber compendium is the conflicting tug and tumult of deep, dislocating emotional currents....

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Thu 13 Aug, 2015:
France-Espagne – Chabrier: España; Massenet: Le Cid (Ballet Music); Ravel: Alborada del gracioso; Debussy: Images (Ibéria)

Here's yet another winner from François-Xavier Roth and his classy period-instrument band in repertoire that celebrates French music's long-standing...

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Thu 23 Jul, 2015:
Debussy: Études; Prokofiev: Études, Op 2; Bartók: Études, Op 18

The wonder of this very varied programme is that in Garrick Ohlsson’s hands these 19 Etudes shed their functional aspect (or seem to) and instead...

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Thu 29 Jan, 2015:
Debussy: Images – Books 1 and 2; Préludes – Book 2

These works are all from Debussy’s maturity, from the period of La mer until just before the Great War. This is the first time I’ve heard...

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Mon 19 May, 2014:
Sierra: Moler; Piano Concerto: Art of War; Game of Attrition; Aquilo

This second volume of music by American-born, London-based Arlene Sierra substitutes orchestral works for the chamber music focus of the first,...

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Fri 28 Jun, 2013:
Debussy: Images; Jeux; Nocturnes; La mer; Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune; Marche écossaise; Printemps; L’Enfant prodigue (Prélude; Cortège et Air de danse); Berceuse héroïque

Stéphane Denève's seven-year tenure with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra culminated in this absorbing, painstakingly prepared Debussy survey,...

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