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 Hi-Res Highlights, Hi-Res Highlights - January 2019

by David Smith

Includes new releases from Federico Colli, Christophe Rousset, Boris Giltburg and Paavo Järvi, and four re-issues from the Juilliard Quartet.

 Gramophone Choices, Gramophone Editor's Choices - January 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, with Sir John Eliot Gardiner’s live recording of Monteverdi’s Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria (starring Furio Zanasi as the returning hero and Lucile Richardot as his long-suffering wife) in the lead as Recording of the Month.

 Recording of the Week, Berlioz from François-Xavier Roth and Les Siècles

by Katherine Cooper

Tabea Zimmermann and Stéphane Degout are the soloists in period-instrument performances of Harold en Italie & Les nuits d'été.

 New Release Round-up, New Release Round-Up - 18th January 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

New recordings from Gautier Capuçon, Christophe Rousset, Concentus Musicus Wien, and Paavo Järvi and the Orchestre de Paris.

 Awards, BBC Music Magazine Awards 2019: Shortlist

by Chris O'Reilly

The nominations are in and voting is open!

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