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Fri 19 May, 2017:
Ives: Symphony No 3 (The Camp Meeting); Symphony No 4; Orchestral Set No 2

Sir Andrew Davis and the Melbourne Symphony complete their cycle of Ives orchestral works in excellent form. The playing is committed, and the SACD...

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Fri 12 Feb, 2016:
Ives: A Symphony: New England Holidays; Central Park in the Dark; Orchestral Set No 1: Three Places in New England; The Unanswered Question

This second volume in Andrew Davis’s Ives survey on Chandos confirms the promise of the first (a coupling of the First and Second Symphonies,...

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Wed 01 Jul, 2015:
Berlioz: Harold in Italy, Op 16; Rêverie et Caprice, Op 8; Intrata di Rob-Roy MacGregor (Rob Roy – Overture)

There’s more of a thematic link here than you might at first suspect, Harold en Italie drawing on two principal ideas from Intrata di Rob-Roy Mac...

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Fri 24 Apr, 2015:
Ives: Symphonies Nos 1 and 2

Though his reputation may suggest otherwise, Charles Ives began his career as a university-trained traditionalist. That’s the Ives we hear in these...

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Mon 20 Jan, 2014:
Bohemian Rhapsody – Dvořák: Piano Trio No 4 in E minor; Op 90 (Dumky); Smetana: Piano Trio in G minor, Op 15; Freddie Mercury: Bohemian Rhapsody (arr Nicholas Buc)

The Benaud Trio and Melba Recordings are clearly a match made in heaven. Or, more accurately, in Melbourne Australia, where both are based. Vividly...

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