Historical Recordings - up to 30% off
Until 20th April 2020, we're offering up to 30% off over 3,500 historical recordings across a wide range of labels (please note that discounts do not apply to downloads).
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Robert Casadesus (piano)
The 11 Scarlatti sonatas recorded in 1937 that open disc 1 alone attest to the pianist’s high craftsmanship...It’s good finally to have this body of recordings together in one place, especially... — More…
Sir Thomas Beecham
The RPO revels in the swift changes of instrumentation and the brief, quiet solos are brought off tenderly. — More…
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Louis Frémaux
There's a lot of French music in this set: earthy readings of Poulenc’s Gloria and Les biches alongside a host of rarities...Walton’s Bach-inspired ballet The Wise Virgins is fun, and there’s... — More…
Incl. works by Mendelssohn, Massenet, Schubert
Alfred Grünfeld (Piano), Raoul Pugno (Piano), Natalia Janotha (Piano)
Gramophone and Typewriter (G&T) piano records have attained legendary status on account of their extreme rarity and the historical importance of most of the artists involved...These two volumes... — More…
Victor Staub (piano) & Lazare-Levy (piano)
For me, Victor Staub’s recordings, all from the late 1920s, are the most revelatory of the lot... His exquisitely pellucid touch, as consistent in fleet passagework as in sustained cantabile... — More…
An Anthology of Historic Performances (1926-1952)
Monique de la Bruchollerie, Guiomar Novaes, Iris Loveridge, Marie Novello, Gaby Casadesus, Myra Hess, Reah Sadowsky, Ray Lev, Maryla Jonas, Aline Isabelle van Barentzen, Marguerite Long, Ruth Slenczynska, Hilde Somer, Emma Boynet, Jeanne-Marie Darré, Una Mabel Bourne, Moura Lympany, Sari Biro, Jeanne...
…you will find evidence in these 22 examples of an irrepressible joy in performance, of a charm and spontaneity rarely encountered in today's more correct but more circumspect pianists, be they... — More…