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 Interview, Julian Prégardien on Hans Zender's Winterreise

by Katherine Cooper

The German tenor talks to Katherine about recording Zender's 'composed interpretation' of Schubert's great song-cycle, out now on Alpha.

 Gramophone Choices, Gramophone Editor's Choices - December 2018

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, with three of Handel's Italian cantatas from two outstanding young French singers and Emmanuelle Haïm directing Le Concert d'Astrée out in front as Recording of the Month.

 Recording of the Week, Stravinsky and Rimsky-Korsakov from Vasily Petrenko and the Liverpool Philharmonic

by Katherine Cooper

The Russian conductor presides over sparkling, taut accounts of two avian fairy-tales: the complete ballet music for The Firebird and the suite from the posthumously-premiered opera Le Coq d’Or.

 New Release Round-up, New Release Round-Up - 14th December 2018

by Chris O'Reilly

Includes recordings from Jordi Savall, Martha Argerich, Mischa Maisky, and Stephen Costello.

 Interview, Alessandro Marangoni on Rossini

by Katherine Cooper

The Italian pianist talks to Katherine about his long-term mission to record the composer’s complete piano music (much of it written decades after his early retirement from opera), recently accomplished on Naxos.

New and Future releases

Berlioz: Grande Messe des Morts, Op. 5 (Requiem)
SACD: ($14.00) $12.75
Download from $10.50
Verdi: Macbeth
2 CDs: ($16.25) $15.00
Download from $21.00