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New Reviews

FRANZ HUMMEL - Diabelli Variations

FRANZ HUMMEL
Diabelli Variations
Angela Cholakian (Piano)
Released: Nov 2014
TYXart TXA14043

MUSIC FOR REMEMBRANCE

MUSIC for REMEMBRANCE
Choir of Westminster Abbey
James O'Donnell (Cond)
Released: Oct 2014
Hyperion CDA68020

FERNANDO LOPES-GRAÇA - Works for Violin and Piano

FERNANDO LOPES-GRAÇA
Works for Violin & Piano
Bruno Monteiro (Violin)
Released: Apr 2014
Naxos 9.70177



Platinum - Various Organ Works

PLATINUM
Various Organ Works
Stephen Williams (Organ)
Reuter Pipe Organ
Released: Sept 2014
Raven OAR-957

Beethoven - Piano Concertos 3 and 4

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
Piano Concertos 3 & 4
Maria Joao Pires (Piano)
Daniel Harding (Cond)
Released: Aug 2014
Onyx Classics ONYX4125

ORGAN POLYCHROME - Jan Kraybill (Organ)

ORGAN POLYCHROME
The French School
Jan Kraybill (Organ)
Casavant Op. 3875 Organ
Released: Sept 2014
Reference RR-133HDCD





  
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New Releases

Bach - Brandenburg Concertos

J. S. BACH
Brandenburg Concertos
Concerto Köln
2-Disc Set
Berlin Classics
885470005935
Rel: October 2014



Poul Ruders - Nightshade Trilogy

POUL RUDERS
Nightshade Trilogy
Capricorn Ensemble
Odense Symphony Orch
Bridge Records
Bridge-9433
Rel: October 2014



Luciano Berio - Sinfonia

LUCIANO BERIO
Sinfonia
Finnish Radio
Symphony Orchestra
Hannu Lintu (Cond)
Ondine ODE 1227-5
0761195122754
Rel: October 2014




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