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January 2010

Orchestral
Orchestral

Rachmaninov • Medtner

Piano Concertos
Yevgeny Sudbin (piano); North Carolina Symphony/Grant Llewellyn...

Recording of the Month
Disc of the Month

Mascagni: L'amico Fritz
Roberto Alagna, Angela Gheorghiu; German Opera/Alberto Veronesi
'L...

Chamber
Chamber

Rachmaninov • Grieg

Cello Sonatas
Jamie Walton (cello), Daniel Grimwood (piano) 
'This...

Choral & Song
Choral & Song

Berlioz

Grande messe des morts
EuropaChorAkademie; SWR SO Baden-Baden und Freiburg/Cambreling
'An exceptional...

DVD
DVD

Wagner
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Vienna SO Choir & Orchestra/Christian Thielemann
'This...

Opera
Opera

Rossini

Colbran, the Muse
Joyce DiDonato (mezzo-soprano) et al
'Joyce DiDonato shows exactly that...

Jazz
Jazz

Matthew Halsall
Colour Yes
Matthew Halsall (trumpet) et al
'Dreamy grooves with drifting '60s-...

Instrumental
Instrumental

JS Bach
Partitas 1, 5 & 6
Murray Perahia (piano)
'A recording to cherish for Murray Perahia's poise and...

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