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Index to All of Our 118 Disc Reviews for November 2002:

SACDs & DVD-As, Rock/Jazz/Pop, Pt. 1 - First 4 SACDs from Audio Fidelity: The Zombies, Buddy Rich, Mel Torme, Cal Tjader; Barb Junr in French songs; Platypus on Linn; Monty Alexander's My America on Telarc; 3 first SACDs from Artegra: Swedish Fiddlers, Peter Whitman Quintet - The Sound of Water, Chris Lomheim Trio - The Bridge; Miles Davis' Tutu on DVD-A

DVD-As & SACDs, Pop/Classical, Pt. 2 - Yes - Magnification; Piano, Bass & Drums - Patrice Rushen; Latin Jazz Trio - Contes; Leon Russell debut album; Joni Mitchell's Both Sides Now; MAHLER: Sym. No. 1 - SF Sym./Tilson Thomas; MAHLER: Sym. No. 6 "Tragic" - Philharmonia Orch./Benjamin Zander; PROKOFIEV: Alexander Nevsky & MUSSORGSKY: Pictures at an Exhibition - NY Philharmonic/Thomas Schippers; Yo-Yo Ma & Sil Road Ensemble - Silk Road Journeys; Violin-Piano Sonatas of POULENC/DEBUSSY/ ST.-SAENS - Midori

DVD-As & SACDs, Classical, Pt. 3 - FRANCK, BRAHMS, SCHUMANN Cello Sonatas - Peter Wispelwey; VIVALDI: Four Seasons - BSO/Ozawa; BEETHOVEN: 2/5ths - Serkin/BSO/Ozawa; Moscow Ch. Orch. in Showpieces; Scary Music from Erich Kunzel & friends; BACH: 4 Motets; SCHUBERT: Quintet in C Major - Auryn Q; 3 MOZART DVD-As from conductor Maximianno Cobra on Hodie

Classical CDs, Pt. 1 - Frederick Rzewski Plays Frederick Rzewski; Musique Française set on Näive (FERROUD, LALO, SCHMITT, VIEUTEMPS & TOURNEMIRE); MESSIAEN: Vingt regards sur l'enfant-Jesus - Osborne; ROTA Works for Piano - Danielle Lavel; SCHUBERT: Piano Sonata in A Major, 4 Lieder - Andsnes/Bostridge; In Excelsis - Choir of New College Oxford/Higginbottom; GROFE: Death Valley, Hollywood, Hudson River Suites - Stromberg; GEORGE McKAY Chamber Music with Wm. Bolcom, Joan Morris etc.; MICHAEL HAYDN: Symphonies 1C, 22, 23, 33 - Goritzki; HANS ROTT: Sym. in E Major, Pastorales Vorspiel - Vienna Radio Sym./Davies

Classical CDs, Pt. 2 - SHOSTAKOVICH: Sym. No. 1 & 12 - Russian Federal Orch.; SHOSTAKOVICH: Sym. No. 11 - London Sym./Rostropovich; SCHUBERT: Sonata in E Flat Major, Moments musicaux - Uchida, p.; CAGE: "Hommage to Satie" - Schleiermacher, p.; BUSONI: Geharnischte Suite, Clarinet Con., Tanzwaltzer - Järvi; BUSONI: Turandot Suite, Saraband & Cortege - Hong Kong Philharmonic/Wong; ROBERT KLEIER: Deep Night, Deep Autumn (elec. guitars); Music of CAGE & FRESCOBALDI played by Stefan Hussong, accordion/Mike Svoboda, trombone; Alphorn Concertos by LEOPOLD MOZART, DAETWYLER, FARKAS; Marimba Concertos by KOPPEL, KOPETZKI, KOPER & ABE - Katarzyna Mycka, Marimba

Jazz CDs, Pt. 1 - Jason Moran, solo piano - Modernistic; Ben Allison - Peace Pipe; Charlie Christian, Genius of the Electric Guitar 4 CD set; Gary Burton & Makoto Ozone - Virtuosi; Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra Live; Mike Vax Jazz Orchestra; Misha Alperin - Night (ECM); Joe Zawinul - Faces & Places; Ruben Gonzalez,p. - Chanchullo; Andy Narell - Sakesho; Ray Brown/Monty Alexander/Russell Malone Trio on Telarc; Andy McKee, bass - Sound Roots

Jazz CDs, Pt. 2 - Bill Mays Trio - Summer Sketches; Kerry Politzer Trio; This is Oscar Peterson; Oscar Peterson Solos; The Benny Goodman Quartet - Together Again!; Eric Dolphy - Far Cry; Hubert Laws, flute - The Rite of Spring (CTI); Count Basie - Basie Meets Bond; Bereli Lagrene - Gipsy Project & Friends; Philip Catherine, guitar - Summer Night; John Stetch, p. - Ukranianianism; Takillacta - Music of the People; Dave Brubeck Quartet - Jass at College of the Pacific Vol. 2; Terry Gibbs Dream Band Vol. 6

Reissue Classical CDs, Pt. 1 - Ataulfo Argenta cond. Schubert: Sym. No. 9, Liszt: Faust Sym., Falla: El amor brujo; Sir Adrian Boult also cond. Schubert: Sym. No. 9 & others; Bruno Walter is pianist & cond. in Mozart Concerto No. 20 plus Brahms: Sym. No. 1; Pianists Clifford Curzon/Daniel Barenboim/Benjamin Britten in 3 Mozart Concertos; Rostropovich & Lutoslawski in Cello Concertos by Dutilleux & Lutoslawski; Zino Francescatti in Violin Concertos by Mozart & Beethoven; Sir Thomas Beecham conducts French Ballet Music; Ozawa cond. Russo's Street Music & Three Pieces for Blues Band and Orchestra, Gershwin: American in Paris; Rafael Kubelik cond. Janacek: Slavonic Mass & accompanies vocalists in The Diary of One Who Disappeared

Reissue Classical CDs, Pt. 2 - Leonid Kogan in Prokofiev & Tchaikovsky violin concertos; Marilyn Horne in Salzburg; Wagner Overtures and Preludes cond. by Karl Muck; The Original Philadelphia Woodwind Quintet in 20th Century Music; Paul Paray cond. works of Chabrier, Franck, Roussel & Dukas; Artur Rodzinski cond. works of Kodaly & Ippolitov-Ivanov; Ginette Neveu in Beethoven: Violin Concerto, Hans Rosbaud cond. Sym. No. 8; The Music of Alan Shulman - NBC Symphony; Tchaikovsky: Complete Sleeping Beauty cond. by Gennady Rozdestvensky; Vaughan Williams' Symphonies 4 & 5 cond. respectively by the composer & by Barbirolli

Video DVDs, Pt. 1 - [Mostly Music Videos:] Prokofiev: The Love for Three Oranges - opera; Cowboy Junkies - Open Road; Nanci Griffith - Winter Marquee; Buddy Rich and His Band - The Lost West Side Story Tapes; Windham Hill's China; Hitchcock's Spellbound; Vivaldi: The Four Seasons with Kennedy

Video DVDs, Pt. 2 - The Royal Tenenbaums; Memento; The Criminal; The Rocking Horse Winner; Two Indian films by Fritz Lang; The Lavender Hill Mob

Video DVDs, Pt. 3 - Panic Room; Vanilla Sky; Amélie; Monsters Inc.; Pauline & Paulette; Cat People; The Brothers Quay Collection; Big Fat Liar

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