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Harmonia Mundi - up to 30% off

Until 12th August 2019, we're offering up to 30% off all recordings on the Harmonia Mundi label including downloads (please note that the download prices shown are already discounted).

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Alexander Melnikov (piano), with Isabelle Faust (violin), with Jeroen Berwaerts (trumpet)

Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Teodor Currentzis

his lightning switches of tempo and mood in the fast movement outdo most competitors for bizarrerie...Melnikov includes a searing, thrilling account of Shostakovich's late Violin Sonata, Op.... More…

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($14.25) $10.75

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2 CDs

($17.50) $13.25

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This release includes a digital booklet

Emmanuelle Bertrand (cello), Pascal Amoyel (piano)

BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Pascal Rophé

[Bertrand] wears the piece lightly, dancing rather than carving through it, with a silvery line that can be ghostly or piercing but never gruff…her bright, neat staccato is effective even if... More…

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Vivid, profoundly intelligent accounts of six of Shostakovich's Quartets. The Jerusalems prove eloquent exponents of these works' tragic intensity and bittersweet lyricism. More…

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The Dmitri Ensemble, Graham Ross

The Dmitri Ensemble…[show] evident discipline and commitment…[they] succeed in making Barshai’s scored version sound alert rather than listless. More…

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No other ensemble in my experience captures this despairing sense of being overwhelmed by expressive needs as powerfully as does the Trio Wanderer. Not even Copland’s own reading [of Vitebsk]... More…

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No other ensemble in my experience - not even the trios headed by Sviatoslav Richter or the composer himself - captures this despairing sense of being overwhelmed by expressive needs as powerfully... More…

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Iris Oja (mezzo) - Roger Vignoles (Steinway piano)

This is a distinctly beautiful voice, with some power but no undue showiness, an often crystalline top, good diction and expressive intelligence. More…

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Xavier Phillips (cello)

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