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Published on February 19, 2015
“Classical” maestro Felix Weingartner has his work in Brahms and Handel restored, and the musical moments well articulate the refined qualities of his conducting art.
Published on February 17, 2015
Zubin Mehta leads two distinct personae in the Schoenberg canon, and they persist in their testing of our musical perceptions.
Published on February 15, 2015
The too-often neglected Jakob Gimpel, in restorations from 1942-1946, reminds us of the extraordinary breadth and power of his musicianship.
Published on February 08, 2015
American violin virtuoso Albert Spalding receives a major tribute in these restorations of Beethoven repertory from Mark Obert-Thorn.
Published on January 28, 2015
Almost 40 years since the passing of Alexander Brailowsky, an enterprising French label resurrects some of his finest recorded efforts.
Published on January 26, 2015
The brilliant variety of Romantic and post-Romantic four-hand music has a colorful exposition here from Veit and Lucius.
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.