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 Hi-Res Highlights, Hi-Res Highlights - February 2019

by David Smith

Includes new releases from Kristian Bezuidenhout, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet and Jan Lisiecki, and the beginning of what promises to be an invigorating Schubert symphonies cycle from Edward Gardner and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

 Interview, The Foyle-Štšura Duo on Penderecki and Lutosławski

by David Smith

David talks to the Duo about their new album exploring chamber works by two Polish twentieth-century giants.

 Recording of the Week, Paul Lewis plays early Schubert and Weber

by Katherine Cooper

The British pianist radiates sympathy and imagination in two piano sonatas from the 1810s by young composers who both died before their fortieth birthdays.

 New Release Round-up, New Release Round-Up - 15th February 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

New recordings from Edgar Moreau, Jeremy Denk and François-Xavier Roth, plus a memorial to Dmitri Hvorostovsky, and a 1955 recording of Rimsky-Korsakov's The Snow Maiden from Belgrade.

 Awards, Victoires de la Musique Classique 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris presents the winners and nominees from last night's ceremony at La Seine Musicale in Paris, including Lang Lang and French baritone Stéphane Degout.

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