Listen to clips from this month's best reviewed recordings
This Month's Choices
Andy Sheppard Movements in Colour 'A subtle and well-balanced showcase for Andy Sheppard's quintet'
Bax: Symphonic Variations Ashley Wass (piano); Bournemouth SO/James Judd 'The new benchmark for Bax's too-neglected...
Rachmaninov: Preludes Steven Osborne (piano) 'This is outstanding Rachmaninov playing of acute perception'
Eccles: The Judgement of Paris Soloists; Early Opera Company/Christian Curnyn 'An important recording that lets us finally hear...
Dowland: Lute Music Vol. 4
Nigel North (lute)
'Nigel North's insights are sovereign, his spontaneity...
The NMC Songbook Various performers 'Anyone listening to these four discs of songs will find many things to savour'
MacMillan • Schubert Gould Trio 'The excellent Gould Trio players make every detail of the MacMillan work tell'