Booklists

Here's what's new in our libraries for June 2016 ... in our Classical Music CD collection.

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Chamber Music (Yellow)

Tippett, Michael ‘String quartets’ Wigmore Hall Live, [2015] Heath Quartet
(Quartets TIP, Catalogue link)

Instrumental (Green)

Bach, Johann Sebastian ‘Bach’ Decca ; Universal International Music, [2016] Nelson Freire, piano. (Piano BAC, Catalogue link)

Chopin, Frédéric ‘Ballades Berceuse ; Mazurkas’ Deutsche Grammophon, [2016] Yundi, piano. (Piano CHO, Catalogue link)

Beilman, Benjamin. ‘Spectrum’ Warner Classics, p2016. Sonata in A, D. 574 / Franz Schubert etc. Benjamin Beilman, violin ; Yekwon Sunwoo, piano. (Violin BEI, Catalogue link)

Pinnock, Trevor ‘Journey two hundred years of harpsichord music’ Linn Records, p2016 Trevor Pinnock, harpsichord.
(Harpsichord PIN, Catalogue link)

‘Kavakos : virtuoso.’ Decca, [2016] Leonidas Kavakos, violin ; Enrico Pace, piano.
(Violin KAV, Catalogue link)

‘Live from Buenos Aires : Schumann, Debussy, Bartók’ Deutsche Grammopon ; Unitel Classica, [2015] Martha Argerich, Daniel Barenboim, piano ; Pedro Manuel Torrejón González, (Piano LIV, Catalogue link)

‘Scarlatti, Chopin, Liszt, Ravel’ Sony Music Entertainment, [2016] Lucas Debargue, piano. (Piano DEB, Catalogue link)

Concerto / Orchestra / Symphony (Blue)

Dvořák, Antonín ‘Overtures’ Pentatone, [2016] PKF - Prague Philharmonia ; Jakub Hrůša, conductor. (Orchestral DVO, Catalogue link)

Mahler, Gustav ‘Symphony no. 3 in D minor’ Unicorn-Kanchana, p1988. Norma Proctor, contralto ; Ambrosian Singers ; Wandsworth School Boys' Choir ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Jascha Horenstein, conductor. (Symphonies MAH, Catalogue link)

‘Cello concertos’ Hyperion Records, [2016] Cello concertos / Elgar & Walton. Steven Isserlis, cello ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Paavo Järvi, conductor (Concertos/Cello ISS, Catalogue link)

Opera /Religious/ Vocal etc. (Red)

Abrahamsen, Hans ‘Let me tell you’ Winter & Winter, [2016] Barbara Hannigan, soprano ; Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; Andris Nelsons, conductor.
(Songs ABR, Catalogue link)

Arlen, Harold ‘The Wizard of Oz 2011 London Palladium recording’ Universal Music Distribution, p2011. Various performers, featuring Michael Crawford and Danielle Hope; Graham Hurman, musical director.
(Musicals ARL, Catalogue link)

Bach, Johann Sebastian ‘Mass in B minor’ Classic Produktion Osnabrück (CPO), [2015] Maria Keohane, Joanne Lunn, concertino sopranos; Lars Ulrik Mortensen, conductor and organ etc.(Masses BAC, Catalogue link)

Donizetti, Gaetano ‘Le Duc d'Albe’ Opera Rara, [2016] Sir Mark Elder ; Angela Meade ; Michael Spyres ; Laurent Naouri ; Gianluca Buratto ; Opera Rara Chorus ; Hallé.
(Operas DON, Catalogue link)

Fagiolini ‘Amuse-bouche French choral delicacies’ Decca, p2016. Performed by I Fagiolini with various other vocalists ; Robert Hollingsworth, conductor ; Anna Markland, piano. (Singers FAG, Catalogue link)

‘Mass for choir, organ, and brass Deus Abraham’ Hyperion, p2007. Choir of St. John's College, Cambridge ; London City Brass. David Hill, conductor (Masses JON, Catalogue link)

 

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