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1960's Impulse: Essential Mainstream Jazz

We take a look back at some of our favourite mainstream jazz releases from the early Impulse! Records catalogue - from Shirley Scott, to Duke Ellington and Gil Evans.

New Music Book Publications - 4th July 2022

An examination of Nordic music and its performers; a revised edition of the authoritative catalogue of the works of Johann Sebastian Bach, the Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis; a paperback edition of conductor John Mauceri's guide to the art of listening; a volume discussing the relationship between music and time from the differing perspectives of philosophers, psychologists, and performers; and a picture book for children exploring musical instruments and how they are made.

The Presto Chart - June 2022

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for June, with Marc-André Hamelin's recording of William Bolcom's complete piano rags on Hyperion in first place...

Latest Jazz Reissues from Waxtime In Color - July 2022

We take a look at some of the new and upcoming vinyl issues from Waxtime In Color.

Ronald Brautigam performs piano concertos by Johann Wilhelm Wilms

Fortepianist Ronald Brautigam is joined by the Kölner Akademie and conductor Michael Alexander Willens for the first of two volumes of concertos by the composer once described as "the Dutch Beethoven".

New Release Round-Up - 1st July 2022

Haydn from Giovanni Antonini, Mouton from the Brabant Ensemble, French trumpet concertos from Håkan Hardenberger, and the world premiere recording of a powerful new song-cycle for tenor and string quartet by Nico Muhly.

Classical: New and Future releases

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Jazz: New and Future Releases

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