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Mon 13 Nov, 2017:
James McCarthy: Codebreaker; Will Todd: Ode to a Nightingale

Codebreaker is an exceptional achievement on numerous counts. The very opening vies in its visceral impact with the opening of Vaughan Williams’s A...

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Fri 21 Jul, 2017:
Harrison: Violin Concerto; Grand Duo; Double Music (with John Cage)

Lou Harrison’s Violin Concerto owes something to Alban Berg and much, here, to the remarkable fluency of the PostClassical Ensemble. Required to...

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Thu 01 Jun, 2017:
Korngold: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 35; Adams: Violin Concerto

Listening to Ilya Gringolts and the Copenhagen Phil tackle the spiralling first movement of Adams’s D major Concerto reminds me more than ever of...

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Tue 16 Feb, 2016:
Loquebantur – Music from the Baldwin Partbooks

John Baldwin (1560-1615) was a singer, composer of instrumental and vocal music, and a diligent collector and copyist of other composers’ works. His...

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Thu 15 Jan, 2015:
Homages: A Musical Dedication

The theme of Swiss guitarist Christoph Denoth’s latest album is pieces specifically dedicated to “a person, a town or a landscape.” A broad...

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Mon 12 Jan, 2015:
Britten: Sechs Hölderlin-Fragmente, Op 61; Folk Song Arrangements, Volume 4 (Moore's Irish Melodies); Schubert: 7 Lieder

After his deeply affecting survey with Malcolm Martineau of songs from the First World War ('No Exceptions No Exemptions') on Signum Classics, the...

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