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American Polyphony
Recording of the Month
American Polyphony

Choral works by Barber, Bernstein, Copland & Thompson

Britten • MacMillan • Vaughan Williams
Concerto
Britten • MacMillan • Vaughan Williams

Vaughan Williams: Oboe Concerto*; MacMillan: One; Oboe Concerto; Britten: Suite on English Folk Tunes – ‘A Time There Was’...

Rameau: Castor et Pollux
Opera
Rameau

Castor et Pollux
 

Mozart
Instrumental
Mozart

Piano Sonatas Nos 6, 12, 14 & 16; Fantasia in C minor, K475

Partikel: String Theory
Jazz
Partikel: String Theory

String Theory
 

Schubert - Hungarian Melody, D817
Recording of the Month
Schubert

Hungarian Melody, D817; Sonata in G, D894; Moments musicaux, D780; Allegretto, D915; Four Impromptus, D935; Sonata in B flat, D960

Janáček - Orchestral Works, Vol. 2
Orchestral
Janáček

Orchestral Works, Vol. 2: Jealousy; Violin Concerto 'The Wandering of a Little Soul'; The Ballad of Blaník; The Fiddler's Child; The...

Time Present and Past
Concerto
Time Present and Past

Works by Scarlatti, Górecki, CPE and JS Bach, Geminiani and Reich

This Month's Choices

August 2015

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