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The Art of Dancing: four dynamic new works for trumpet, piano and strings
Album title:
The Art of Dancing
Composer(s):
Borenstein, Gordon, Pritchard, Young
Works:
Borenstein: Concerto for Piano, Trumpet and Strings; Gordon: Saint Blue; Pritchard: Seven Halts on the Somme; Young: The Art of Dancing
Performer(s):
Simon Desbruslais (trumpet), Clare Hammond (piano); English String Orchestra/Kenneth Woods
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In Schubert’s Company: Maxim Rysanov with the Riga Sinfonietta
Album title:
In Schubert’s Company
Composer(s):
Akhunov, Schubert, Tabakova
Works:
Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata; Symphony No. 5; Violin Sonata No. 3; Polonaise in B flat; Winterreise – ‘Der Leiermann’; Akhunov: In Schubert’s Company; Der Erlkönig; Desyatnikov: Wie der alte Leiermann…; Tabakova: Fantasy Homage to Schubert
Performer(s):
Yakov Katsnelson (piano); Riga Sinfonietta/Maxim Rysanov (viola)
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Peter Donohoe gives 'a mesmerising performance' of Shostakovich's Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2 and Piano Sonatas Nos 1 & 2
Album title:
Shostakovich
Composer(s):
Shostakovich
Works:
Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2; Piano Sonatas Nos 1 & 2
Performer(s):
Peter Donohoe (piano); Orchestra of the Swan/David Curtis
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Sammartini’s six Concerti Grossi with the Capriccio Barockorchester
Album title:
Sammartini
Composer(s):
Sammartini
Works:
Concerti Grossi, Op. 5
Performer(s):
Dominik Kiefer (leader); Capriccio Barockorchester
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Nils Mönkemeyer explores works for viola by Bruch, Pärt and Walton
Album title:
Bruch • Pärt • Walton
Composer(s):
Bruch, Part, Walton
Works:
Walton: Viola Concerto; Bruch: Kol Nidrei; Romance for viola and orchestra; Pärt: Fratres
Performer(s):
Nils Mönkemeyer (viola); Bamberg Symphony Orchestra/Markus Poschner
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Lars Vogt, Christian Tetzlaff and Tanja Tetzlaff perform Beethoven's Triple Concerto and Piano Concerto No. 3
Album title:
Beethoven
Composer(s):
Beethoven
Works:
Triple Concerto; Piano Concerto No. 3
Performer(s):
Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Tanja Tetzlaff (cello); Royal Northern Sinfonia/Lars Vogt (piano)
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A 'satisfying and unusual' recording of violin works by Prokofiev
Album title:
Prokofiev
Composer(s):
Prokofiev
Works:
Violin Concerto No. 2; Solo Violin Sonata in D; Five Melodies; The Love for Three Oranges – March; Andante
Performer(s):
Rosanne Philippens (violin), Julien Quentin (piano); St Gallen Symphony Orchestra/Otto Tausk
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Symphonic Psalms  and Prayers with Tenebrae and David Allsopp
Album title:
Symphonic Psalms and Prayers
Composer(s):
Bernstein, Schoenberg, Stravinsky, Zemlinsky
Works:
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Schoenberg: Friede auf Erden; Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms; Zemlinsky: Psalm 23
Performer(s):
David Allsopp (countertenor); Tenebrae; BBC Symphony Orchestra/Nigel Short
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Secrets, with Marianne Crebassa
Album title:
Secrets
Composer(s):
Debussy, Duparc, Faure, Ravel, Say
Works:
Debussy: Mélodies de Verlaine; Chansons de Bilitis; Duparc: Mélodies; Fauré: Mirages; Ravel: Shéhérazade; Vocalise-étude en forme de Habanera; Say: Gezi Park 3
Performer(s):
Marianne Crebassa (mezzo-soprano), Bernhard Krabatsch (flute), Fazil Say (piano)
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Alma Española with Isabel Leonard and Sharon Isbin
Album title:
Alma Española
Composer(s):
Falla and Lara, Granados, Lorca, Montsalvatge, Rodrigo, Tárrega
Works:
Works by Rodrigo, Tárrega, Granados, Lorca, Montsalvatge, Falla and Lara
Performer(s):
Isabel Leonard (voice), Sharon Isbin (guitar)
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