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 Obituary, Krzysztof Penderecki (1933-2020)

by Chris O'Reilly

The Polish composer, whose talent for creating uncanny sonorities inspired film-directors including Stanley Kubrick and Martin Scorsese, has died aged 86.

 Recording of the Week, Víkingur Ólafsson performs piano music by Debussy and Rameau

by James Longstaffe

The Icelandic pianist releases his third album on Deutsche Grammophon: an exquisitely-performed programme of music by Debussy and Rameau.

 New Release Round-up, New Release Round-Up - 27th March 2020

by Katherine Cooper

Korngold from John Wilson, Fauré from Louis Lortie, Mozart from Peter Donohoe, and an intriguing programme of Haydn, Grisey and Nono from soprano and conductor Barbara Hannigan with Ludwig Orchestra.

 Interview, Alain Lanceron

by Katherine Cooper

The President of Warner Classics and Erato talks to Katherine about his fifty-year career.

 Box Set Selections, Boxed Set Selections - March 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Anniversary celebrations of Guido Cantelli and Collegium Vocale Gent, plus Beethoven from Jonathan Biss, Rudolf Buchbinder and the Kuss Quartet, and an anthology of film scores from Charles Gerhardt.

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