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Fall Recordings: A Somewhat Incomplete (but Still Pretty Good) List: December 2013

October 31, 2013

BRIDGE Saint-Saëns, Wyner, Britten, Hahn: Recital Dominique LaBelle, soprano; Yehudi Wyner, piano
  Peter Lieberson: Piano Concerto No. 3, Viola Concerto Steven Beck, piano; Roberto Diaz, viola; Odense Symphony Orchestra, Scott Yoo, conductor
  Arlene Sierra: Orchestral Music Huw Watkins, piano; BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Jac Van Steen
  Bernard Rands: Piano Music Robert Levin, Ursula Oppens, piano
ERATO Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann (DVD) Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Theatre del Liceu, Stéphane Denève, soloists Natalie Dessay, Michael Spyres, Laurent Naouri, director Laurent Pelly
EVEREST Prokofiev: Chout The Buffoon, Ballet Suite  London Symphony Orchestra, Susskind
  Shostakovich: Symphony No. 6  London Philharmonic Orchestra, Boult
  Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini, Hamlet  Stadium Symphony Orchestra of New York, Stokowski
  Copland: Billy The Kid, Statements for Orchestra London Symphony Orchestra, Aaron Copland
  Malcolm Arnold: 4 Scottish Dances, Symphony No. 3  London Philharmonic Orchestra, Malcolm Arnold
  Strauss, R: Till Eulenspiegel, Salome, Don Juan  Stadium Symphony Orchestra of New York, Stokowski
  Schumann: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54; Franck: Variations Symphoniques London Symphony Orchestra, Goosens, Peter Katin (piano)
HARMONIA MUNDI Campra: Messe de Requiem La Chapelle Royale, Philippe Herreweghe
  Haydn: Flute Trios Konrad Hünteler (flute), Christophe Coin (cello), Patrick Cohen (piano)
  Da Firenze: Narciso speculando Mala Punica, Pedro Memelsdorff
  Britten: Sacred and Profane RIAS Kammerchor, Marcus Creed
  Beethoven: Christus am Ölberge Luba Organosova, Plácido Domingo, Andreas Schmidt, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Kent Nagano
  Songs by Brahms, Clara Schumann & Robert Schumann: Schöne Wiege meiner Leiden Werner Güra (tenor), Christoph Berner (piano)
  Scriabin: Piano Works Alexander Melnikov (piano)
  Bruckner: Symphony No. 4, Romantic Orchestre des Champs-Elysées, Philippe Herreweghe
  Works by Palestrina, Lassus & Ashewell: La Quinta Essentia Huelgas-Ensemble, Paul Van Nevel
  Landini: The Second Circle Anonymous 4
HYPERION Brahms: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 Mozarteumorchester Salzburg, Mark Wigglesworth, Stephen Hough (piano)
  Beethoven: Piano Sonatas, Vol. 4 Angela Hewitt (piano)
  Conductus, Vol. 2 John Potter, Christopher O'Gorman, Rogers Covey-Crump (tenors)
  Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis & other works BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins
NAÏVE Mozart & Haydn: Bassoon Concertos Sergio Azzolini (bassoon)
  Paganini: Works for Violin and Orchestra  Orchestre de Chambre de Paris, Laurent Korcia (violin)
  Antonio Carbonchi: Chittare Spostate  Rolf Lislevand (guitar)
SIGNUM CLASSICS Michael Berkeley: Oboe Quintet Into the ravine; John McCabe: Quartet No. 7, Summer Eves; Adrian Williams: Quartet No.4 Carducci String Quartet, Nicholas Daniel (oboe)
  Stravinksy: Petrouchka; Brahms: Waltzes; Piazzolla: Tangos Alessio Bax & Lucille Chung (pianos)

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