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Written by the expert critics of BBC Music Magazine and with over a hundred new reviews added every month, the archive dates back to the magazine's launch in 1992 and now includes over 30,000 album reviews. We also provide our albums of the month that we recommend.
Recording of the Month
The Smetana Trio play Martinu
Instrumental
Dinara Klinton plays Liszt etudes
Chamber
Ehnes and Armstrong play violin sonatas by Elgar, Debussy and Respighi
Opera
Eva Juarez sings arias by Sebastián Durón
Orchestral
Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Mahler Symphony No. 1
Jazz
A cosmic rhythm with each stroke by Vijay Iyer and Wadada Leo Smith
Concerto
Nikolaj Znaider plays Beethoven and Mendelssohn Violin Concertos
Choral & Song
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin and René Jacobs perform JS Bach's St John Passion

This Month's Choices

June 2016

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