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This Month's Choices

April 2010

Recording of the Month
Disc of the Month

Bolivian Baroque 
Arakaendar Bolivia Choir; Florilegium/Ashley Solomon
'The sound is captivating...

Orchestral
Orchestral

The Sound of Sibelius
Lahti SO/Osmo Vänskä
'This album of popular Sibelius has unexpectedly fresh,...

Chamber
Chamber

Ruders: Four Dances 
Birmingham Contemporary Music Group/Oliver Knussen
'Ruders's ear for...

Choral & Song
Choral & Song

Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin 
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor), Helmut Deutsch (piano)
'The most searching...

Opera
Opera

Sullivan: Ivanhoe
Soloists; BBC National Orchestra of Wales/David Lloyd-Jones
'We can at last hear how...

Jazz
Jazz

Brad Mehldau: Highway Rider 
'Mehldau has come up with a widescreen version of modern...

Instrumental
Instrumental

Chopin: Journal intime
Alexandre Tharaud (piano)
'Tharaud has put together a sensitive and intuitive...

DVD
DVD

New Year's Concert 2010
Vienna PO/Georges Prêtre 
'The Vienna Philharmonic is famously peerless in Strauss dances'...

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