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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - March 2019 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month’s choices, headed by a peerless Schumann song-recital from German baritone Christian Gerhaher and pianist Gerold Huber on Sony Classical.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - February 2019 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Vox Luminis, Jennifer Pike, Charles Owen, and Antonio Pappano and the Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - January 2019 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Elicia Silverstein, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, the Elias String Quartet, and Ludus Modalis.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - Christmas 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Víkingur Ólafsson, James Ehnes, Elsa Dreisig, and Mahan Esfahani.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - December 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Vilde Frang, the Tesla Quartet, Leif Ove Andsnes, and The Tallis Scholars.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - November 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Sean Shibe, Dénes Várjon, and Daniel Barenboim plus friends and family.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - October 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from La Serenissima, Fabio Biondi, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, and the Choir of Gonville & Caius College Cambridge.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - September 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from trombonist and BBC Young Musician of the Year Peter Moore, Sandrine Piau, Christopher Purves, and the Jerusalem Quartet.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - August 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Llŷr Williams, Alexander Melnikov, Florilegium, and Vox Luminis with Ensembles Masques.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - July 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, The Choir of St John’s College Cambridge, the Silesian Quartet, and Emmanuel Pahud.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - June 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Rachel Podger, the Gabrieli Consort, Fretwork, and Stéphane Degout and Pygmalion.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - May 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Murray Perahia, Alina Ibragimova and Cédric Tiberghien, and Robin Ticciati and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - April 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Polina Leschenko, Michael Barenboim, and the late Jiří Bělohlávek with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - March 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's selection, headed by beautifully played and imaginatively curated recital of Russian cello works from BBC Young Musician winner Laura van der Heijden.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - February 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces the February front-runners, with an incendiary account of Tchaikovsky's Pathétique Symphony leading the way as Recording of the Month.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - January 2018 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces the January line-up, including new albums from Sabine Devieilhe, Nelson Goerner and early music vocal consort Alamire, plus an impressive debut disc from the Borusan Quartet.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - Christmas 2017 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces the Choices from the new festive issue, including a gorgeous seasonal album for Paul Hillier and The Theatre of Voices.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - December 2017 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's Choices, headed by a remarkable twentieth-century triptych from the multi-tasking Barbara Hannigan.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - November 2017 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's Choices, headed by a splendid recording of two Dvořák quintets from the Pavel Haas Quartet and two distinguished guests.

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - October 2017 Choices

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces this month's choices, with a chamber music venture headed by the star of last night's Prom occupying the top spot as Recording of the Month.