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 Coming Soon, Quatuor Ébène's Beethoven odyssey and other forthcoming highlights

by Chris O'Reilly

The French quartet embark on a world tour and series of live recordings of the complete string quartets to mark the composer’s upcoming 250th birthday, plus anniversary Berlioz from John Nelson, and a triptych of ‘sea pictures’ from Marie-Nicole Lemieux.

 Recording of the Week, Stanford Ceremonial Works from Howard Shelley and the Ulster Orchestra

by Katherine Cooper

Pomp and circumstance aplenty in A Song of Agincourt and the 'Solemn March and Heroic Epilogue' Verdun, and ethereal magic from the ladies of Codetta chamber choir in Fairy Day.

 New Release Round-up, New Release Round-Up - 16th August 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

Debut solo albums from Russian bass Ildar Abdrazakov and award-winning South African tenor Levy Sekgapane, and music by Korngold for stage and screen.

 Gramophone Choices, Gramophone Editor's Choices - September 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month’s selection, headed by ‘a piano recording that really plucks at the heart-strings’ - Denis Kozhukhin's selections of Grieg’s Lyric Pieces and Mendelssohn’s Lieder ohne Worte on Pentatone.

 Box Set Selections, Boxed Set Selections - August 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

Semyon Bychkov’s Tchaikovsky Project reaches completion, plus a mammoth celebration of George Szell in Cleveland, and previously unreleased recordings documenting Vladimir Horowitz’s 1965 comeback at Carnegie Hall.

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