Classical Reissue Reviews
Published on January 23, 2015
Hungarian maestro Swarowsky brings creditable energy and poise to two of Tchaikovsky’s less neurotic, early symphonies.
Published on January 19, 2015
Volume 2 of the Harl McDonald survey revives several rarities from a distinctive voice in musical Americana.
Published on January 17, 2015
The Menuhin recital from 1952 Asconia presents the 36-year-old artist in peak form.
Published on January 10, 2015
The collection of 78 rpm recordings by Guiomar Novaes stands as her finest display of an extraordinary gift to music.
Published on January 07, 2015
Exquisite music-making from this young Italian early music ensemble.
Published on January 05, 2015
The often under-rated Hans Richter-Hasser offers a classical recital of taste, power, and persuasive colors.
Published on December 26, 2014
A compilation of Wanda Landowska’s piano inscriptions that no serious collector of keyboard documents should be without.
Published on December 23, 2014
Various concerts recorded by Hessian Radio 1956-1960 remind us of the rarified art of Christian Ferras, a great but tragic artist.
Published on December 21, 2014
A rehash of a great one.
Published on December 14, 2014
A fine reissue from 1953 sessions with Jascha Horenstein, with broad pace and sensitivity.