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“The Victoria Collection” = The Call of the Beloved; Devotion to Our Lady; Requiem 1605; The Mystery of the Cross – The Sixteen/ Harry Christophers – Coro (1 SACD+3 CDs) “The Victoria Collection” = The Call of the Beloved; Devotion to Our Lady; Requiem 1605; The Mystery of the Cross – The Sixteen/ Harry Christophers – Coro (1 SACD+3 CDs)
Published on January 14, 2014

Once again Coro has grouped some outstanding discs together and reduced the price—and a nice price at that.


ALBINONI: The Collected Concertos for Oboe and Strings – Anthony Robson, oboe/ Catherine Latham, oboe/ Collegium Musicum 90/ Simon Standage – Chandos (3 CDs) ALBINONI: The Collected Concertos for Oboe and Strings – Anthony Robson, oboe/ Catherine Latham, oboe/ Collegium Musicum 90/ Simon Standage – Chandos (3 CDs)
Published on January 14, 2014

It’s about time Chandos released these in a mid-price compilation: three discs that represent one of the glories of their entire catalog.


WALTON: Cello Concerto; KHACHATURIAN: Cello Concerto – Erling Bloemdal Bengtsson, cello/ Iceland Sym. Orch./ Zuohuang Chen (Walton)/ Damain Iorio – Danacord WALTON: Cello Concerto; KHACHATURIAN: Cello Concerto – Erling Bloemdal Bengtsson, cello/ Iceland Sym. Orch./ Zuohuang Chen (Walton)/ Damain Iorio – Danacord
Published on January 14, 2014

Two impressively mounted cello concertos performed by Danish virtuoso Bengtsson attest to his easy virtuosity in diverse styles.


“BACH: Complete Solo Keyboard Concertos” – Julia Zilberquit, p./ Moscow Virtuosi/ Saulius Sondeckis – Warner Classics (2 CDs) “BACH: Complete Solo Keyboard Concertos” – Julia Zilberquit, p./ Moscow Virtuosi/ Saulius Sondeckis – Warner Classics (2 CDs)
Published on January 08, 2014

Zilberquit’s 2001 survey from Moscow of the Bach keyboard concertos retains its persuasive charm and (archaic) nobility of expression.


BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor; Symphony No. 7 – Geza Anda, piano/ Cologne Radio-Sym. Orch./ Vienna Philharmonic Orch./ Hans Knappertsbusch – Tahra BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor; Symphony No. 7 – Geza Anda, piano/ Cologne Radio-Sym. Orch./ Vienna Philharmonic Orch./ Hans Knappertsbusch – Tahra
Published on January 07, 2014

An opportunity to hear the late Geza Anda in concert with Hans Knappertsbusch in 1962.




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