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 Recording of the Week, Korngold's Violin Concerto from John Wilson, Andrew Haveron and the RTE Concert Orchestra

by Katherine Cooper

A bracing, unsentimentalised take on the composer's most popular work, plus an exuberant account of the youthful String Sextet from the Sinfonia of London Chamber Ensemble.

 New Release Round-up, New Release Round-Up - 3rd April 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Brahms from Lars Vogt and the Royal Northern Sinfonia, Shostakovich from Gianandrea Noseda and the London Symphony Orchestra, and world premiere recordings of two new works by Sir James MacMillan

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - March 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for March, with Víkingur Ólafsson's hypnotic new album of Rameau and Debussy on Deutsche Grammophon out in front by a country mile...

 Interview, Peter Jablonski on Scriabin

by David Smith

The pianist talks to David about his recently-released album of Scriabin mazurkas on Ondine.

 Presto Editor's Choices, Presto Editor's Choices - March 2020

by Katherine Cooper

Ripping yarns from Stéphane Degout and Simon Lepper, an exuberant Diabelli Variations with a twist from Rudolf Buchbinder, and an affectionate tribute to Leopold Godowsky from the brilliant young Russian pianist Andrey Gugnin.

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