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Fri 14 Apr, 2017:
Bruch: String Octet in B flat major, Op posth; String Quintets in A minor and E flat major, Opp posth

These three very likeable chamber offerings by Max Bruch (1838-1920) – all written in Berlin towards the very end of his career – receive joyously...

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Thu 16 Jul, 2015:
d'Indy: Wallenstein, Op 12; Fervaal, Op 40 (Prelude to Act 3); Lied, Op 19; Suite dans le style ancien, Op 24; Sérénade et Valse, Op 28

This is the sixth – and final – volume in Rumon Gamba's invaluable Iceland SO series for Chandos of orchestral works by the Frenchman Vincent...

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Tue 16 Sep, 2014:
Brahms: Cello Sonatas – No 1 in E minor, Op 38; No 2 in F major, Op 99; Trio in A minor for clarinet, cello and piano, Op 114

There’s nothing particularly wrong with this recording; it’s just that the performances of all three works are trumped by alternatives already...

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Mon 11 Nov, 2013:
Bridge: Phantasy Piano Quartet; Cello Sonata; Violin Sonata; Folk Tunes for string quartet – An Irish Melody: The Londonderry Air; Cherry Ripe; Sally in our Alley; Sir Roger de Coverley

A truly wonderful anthology, this, whose generous contents demonstrate the invigorating and courageous stylistic journey undertaken by Frank Bridge...

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Fri 18 Oct, 2013:
Beethoven: Symphonies Nos 1-9

Beethoven’s nine symphonies, a pinnacle of Western music, include the Eroica, Pastoral and Choral. Frans Brüggen has a second recorded go at the...

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Wed 19 Jun, 2013:
Moeran: Symphony in G minor; Sinfonietta; Overture to a Masque

Written between 1934 and 1937, the Symphony in G minor by Ernest John (“Jack”) Moeran (1894-1950) is one of the most sheerly lovable works to have...

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Fri 24 May, 2013:
Stanford: Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor; Variations on 'Down Among the Dead Men'

At the 1910 Leeds Festival Stanford partnered Rachmaninov in a performance of his Second Piano Concerto in C minor. The Irish composer admired the...

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