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New Reviews

ARVO PÄRT - Tintinnabuli

ARVO PÄRT
Tintinnabuli
The Tallis Scholars
Released: Mar 2015
Gimell CDGIM049

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH - The Organ Toccatas

J. S. BACH
The Organ Toccatas
Christoph Schoener
Released: Apr 2015
MDG 9491893-6

CARSON COOMAN - Masque - Music for Organ

CARSON COOMAN
Music for Organ
Erik Simmons (Organ)
Released: Mar 2015
Divine Art DDA25127



LEONARD BERNSTEIN - Piano Works

LEONARD BERNSTEIN
Thirteen Anniversaries
Piano Works
Alexandre Dossin (Piano)
Released: Mar 2015
Naxos 8.559756

MIECZYSLAW WEINBERG - Symphony No. 4

MIECZYSLAW WEINBERG
Symphony No. 4
Warsaw Philharmonic
Jacek Kaspszyk (Cond)
Released: Feb 2015
Warner 2564622483

KAROL SZYMANOWSKI - Violin Concerto

KAROL SZYMANOWSKI
Violin Concerto No. 1
Rosanne Philippens (Vln)
Xian Zhang (Cond)
Released: Apr 2015
Channel Classics 36715





  
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New Releases

Scriabin - Vers La Flamme

ALEXANDER SCRIABIN
Vers La Flamme
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Pno)
Decca
002894788155
Rel: April 2015



Silvestrov - Symphony No. 2

VALENTIN SILVESTROV
Symphony No. 2
Various Works
Various Orchestras
Igor Blazhkov (Cond)
Wergo WER67312
4010228673128
Rel: March 2015



Hauer - Preludes and Melodies

JOSEF HAUER
Melodies & Preludes
Steffen Schleiermacher
3-Disc Set
MDG 6131890-2
760623189024
Rel: April 2015