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BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 29 “Hammerklavier”; Piano Sonata No. 14 “Moonlight”; The Ruins of Athens: Chorus of Dervishes; Turkish March – Alessio Bax, p. – Signum BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 29 “Hammerklavier”; Piano Sonata No. 14 “Moonlight”; The Ruins of Athens: Chorus of Dervishes; Turkish March – Alessio Bax, p. – Signum
Published on December 24, 2014

Alessio Bax commands our attentive respect in two Beethoven sonatas, of which his Hammerklavier may rate as a contemporary classic.


HAYDN: Piano Sonata No. 59; Piano Sonata No. 39; Piano Sonata No. 47; Piano Sonata No. 39 – Denis Kozhukhin, p. – Onyx HAYDN: Piano Sonata No. 59; Piano Sonata No. 39; Piano Sonata No. 47; Piano Sonata No. 39 – Denis Kozhukhin, p. – Onyx
Published on December 24, 2014

Youthful Russian virtuoso Kozhukhin demonstrates his tasteful prowess in the music of Haydn.


CAROL BARNETT: Treasures from the Archives [TrackList follows] – Soloists/ Women’s Choir/Sandra Snow – Navona CAROL BARNETT: Treasures from the Archives [TrackList follows] – Soloists/ Women’s Choir/Sandra Snow – Navona
Published on December 23, 2014

Solid, effective choral writing that lacks the last bit of creativity compared to today’s choral masters.


MONTEVERDI: Madrigali Volume 2, Mantova (Excerpts from Books IV, V, VI) – Les Arts Florissants/ Paul Agnew – Les Arts Florissant MONTEVERDI: Madrigali Volume 2, Mantova (Excerpts from Books IV, V, VI) – Les Arts Florissants/ Paul Agnew – Les Arts Florissant
Published on December 22, 2014

Though I’d rather have these folks give us all nine books, the offering is still a fine one.


“A Harvest Home” – Cantus – Cantus “A Harvest Home” – Cantus – Cantus
Published on December 21, 2014

A warm fire with music that kindles warm hearts—what more could you want.




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