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Thu 30 Nov, 2017:
Mozart: Requiem in D minor, K 626

René Jacobs has long been a Mozartian of distinction and his thoughts on this new completion of Mozart’s Requiem fascinate as much as Pierre-Henri...

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Tue 26 Jan, 2016:
Dvořák: Stabat Mater, Op 58

One of the principal joys of Dvořák's maturity was his first concert in England (March 1884), where, at the Royal Albert Hall, this “Lion of the...

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Wed 20 Jan, 2016:
Brahms & Bruckner: Motets

The motets of Brahms and Bruckner make for a satisfying combination, with Bruckner’s even, flowing textures balancing the more detailed and nuanced...

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Fri 20 Feb, 2015:
Verdi: Requiem

Recorded live in Munich’s Gasteig Philharmonie in October 2013, this riveting performance combines poetic mien with muscular piety to produce a...

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Thu 17 Jul, 2014:
Brahms: Ein deutsches Requiem, Op 45 (A German Requiem)

The German Requiem was the work that Valery Gergiev chose to sign off his 13-year tenure as chief conductor of the Rotterdam Philharmonic in 2008. (A...

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Tue 12 Nov, 2013:
Mozart: Requiem in D minor, K626 (ed Süssmayr); 5 Realisations by Maunder, Levin, Druce & Finnissy; Audio Documentary by Cliff Eisen

You could not ask for better soloists, and both the King's College Choir and Academy of Ancient Music are at the top of their respective games at the...

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Fri 08 Nov, 2013:
Britten: War Requiem, Op 66

Do we need another recording of Britten's War Requiem, or is the composer's own 'original' 1963 performance on Decca the one and only? Yes, and no to...

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Tue 10 Sep, 2013:
Verdi: Quattro Pezzi Sacri (Four Sacred Pieces); Ave Maria (1880); Libera me (1869)

Verdi's Quattro Pezzi Sacri have tended to partner the Requiem on disc. This recording will most likely, though not exclusively, appeal to those whose...

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Fri 06 Sep, 2013:
Brahms: Ein deutsches Requiem, Op 45

Marin Alsop's new account of Brahms's Ein deutsches Requiem follows her successful symphony cycle for Naxos. As in those recordings, Alsop brings real...

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Fri 30 Aug, 2013:
Knussen: Choral; Autumnal; Violin Concerto; Requiem – Songs for Sue; Whitman Settings; Secret Psalm; Prayer Bell Sketch; Ophelia's Last Dance

Oliver Knussen’s concerts as conductor offer much stimulation and nourishment. However, with his burgeoning baton duties and perfectionist...

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