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 Interview, Charles Owen on Liszt and lockdown

The British pianist discusses his new recording of Suisse from Années de Pèlerinage (out this Friday on Avie Records), his role as a Steinway ambassador, and how his relationship with the 'three pianos in his life' shifted in lockdown.

 Favourites, The 1990s: 25 Great Recordings

The fourth instalment of a series where the editorial team choose our must-have recordings of each decade - see what made our top 25 for the 1990s.

 Gramophone Choices, Gramophone Editor's Choices - October 2020

Chris introduces this month's selection, with Igor Levit's 'magisterial' accounts of Shostakovich's 24 Preludes & Fugues and Ronald Stevenson's On DSCH coming out on top as Recording of the Month.

 Presto Music Podcast, Episode 21: A Great Dane - Andrew Mellor on Carl Nielsen

Andrew Mellor returns to the show to discuss the music of Carl Nielsen, one of the twentieth century's most fascinating symphonists.

 Recording of the Week, Janine Jansen plays twelve Stradivari

Janine Jansen, accompanied by Antonio Pappano, explores the unique sounds of twelve different Stradivari violins in a unusual and fascinating recording project.

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