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ORFEO is a record label from Germany, best known for releasing live recordings of German orchestras and artists.
Their historic series 'Orfeo d'Or' has made available a huge number of important archives including those of the Salzburger Festspiele, the Bayreuther Festspiele, the Bayerische Staatsoper and the Wiener Staatsoper.
Further Reading: Orfeo
The pianist talks to David about the first instalment of Années de pélerinage, which was our Recording of the Week a fortnight ago.
James listens to a turbulent account of the Première année in Liszt's piano cycle Années de pèlerinage from Swiss pianist Francesco Piemontesi.