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27 March 2017

TARTINI: Violin Concerto in D - Eduard Melkus (vln), Capella Academica Vienna/August Wenzinger (ARCHIV 453 170)

HAYDN: Symphony No 88 in G - Chicago SO/Fritz Reiner (TESTAMENT SBT 1411)

DVORÁK: Romantic Pieces Op 75 - Pinchas Zukerman (vln), Marc Neikrug (pno) (PHILIPS 416 158)

HUMFREY: O Lord my God - Iestyn Davies (countertenor), James Gilchrist (ten), Neal Davies (bass), Choir of St John's College Cambridge & St John's Sinfonia/Andrew Nethsingha, John Challenger (org) (Chandos CHAN 0790)

FINZI: Eclogue Op 10 - Peter Katin (pno), New Philharmonia/Vernon Handley (LYRITA SRCD 239)

GLIERE ed Grechesky: Solemn Overture - Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orch/Clark Rundell (Chandos CHAN 10166)

BACH: Keyboard Concerto No 5 in F minor BWV1056 - Maria Joao Pires (pno), Lisbon Gulbenkian Foundation CO/Michel Corboz (ERATO 4509 96949)

MARTINU arr Teml: Czech Rhapsody - Bohuslav Matousek (vln), Czech Phil/Christopher Hogwood (HYPERION CDA 67672)

5.00

KREISLER arr Kovác: Marche miniature viennoise - The Philharmonics (DG 481 0276)

SUPPÉ: Poet & Peasant, Overture - Emanuel Brabec (cello), Vienna Phil/Georg Solti (Decca 421 170)

TURINA: Sevillana Op 29 - Rovshan Mamedkuliev (gtr) (Naxos 8.573179)

MOZART: Serenade No 10 in Bb K361, Gran Partita (4) - ASMF/Neville Marriner (PHILIPS 412 726)

BRUCKNER: Ave Maria - Choir of Christ's College, Cambridge/David Rowland (CHRIST'S COLLEGE CCC CD 003)

LIADOV: About Olden Times Op 21b - Krasnoyarsk SO/Ivan Shpiller (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 94077)

RAVEL: String Quartet in F (4) - Emerson String Quartet (DG 427 320)

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: The Tsar's Bride, Overture - Kirov Orch, St Petersburg/Valery Gergiev (PHILIPS 462 618)

6.00

DEBUSSY: Pour les arpèges composés, from Etudes, Book 2 - Pascal Rogé (pno) (Onyx 4057)

FAURÉ orch Gaubert: Romance in Bb Op 28 - Chantal Juillet (vln), Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (Decca 458 143)

CHESNOKOV: We hymn thee - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers (UNIVERSAL 476 3160)

DELIUS arr Fenby: Serenade, from Hassan - Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), John Lenehan (pno) (NAXOS 8.572902)

VIVALDI: Nulla in mundo pax sincera RV630 - Nicola Benedetti (vln), Scottish CO/Christian Curnyn (Decca 476 434)

BEETHOVEN: String Quartet in E minor Op 59/2, Razumovsky (4) - New Zealand String Quartet (ATOLL ACD 402)

DVORÁK: Slavonic Rhapsody No 3 in Ab minor Op 45 - Detroit SO/Antal Dorati (Decca 425 087)

28 March 2017

BOYCE: Symphony No 5 in D - English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (dir) (Archiv 419 631)

FALLA: Nights in the Gardens of Spain - Artur Rubinstein (pno), Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy (RCA RD 85666)

SCHUBERT: Violin Sonatina in A minor D385 - Szymon Goldberg (vln), Radu Lupu (pno) (Decca 425 539)

GUÉDRON: Heureux qui nuit et jour; Si le parler; (1) - Charles Daniels (ten), Catherine King (mezzo), Jacob Heringman (lute) (LINN CKD 089)

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Symphony No 8 in D minor - Hallé Orch/John Barbirolli (BARBIROLLI SOCIETY CDSJB 1021)

CHOPIN: Ballade No 2 in F Op 38 - Krystian Zimerman (pno) (DG 423 090)

BRITTEN: The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - London SO/Benjamin Britten (Decca 458 595)

5.00

BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F BWV1047 (3) - William Bennett (fl), Neal Black (ob), Wynton Marsalis (tpt), Cho-Liang Lin (vln), Charles Tunnell (cello), Ian Watson (hpschd), English CO/Anthony Newman (SONY SK 60804)

PURCELL: Chaconne in G minor Z730 - Cologne Musica Antiqua/Reinhard Goebel (dir) (ARCHIV 453 418)

F&K DOPPLER orch Scimone: Rigoletto Fantasie Op 38 - János Bálint, Imre Kovács (fls), Budapest Strings (Capriccio 10 831)

ESTRADA arr Peña: En mi viejo San Juan - Juan Diego Flórez (ten), Fort Worth SO/Miguel Harth-Bedoya (Decca 475 6932)

CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO arr Fung: Figaro - Yuli Turovsky (cello/dir), I Musici de Montréal (Chandos CHAN 9973)

VIVALDI: Four Seasons, Spring - Gidon Kremer (vln/dir), Kremerata Baltica (nonesuch 79568)

RACHMANINOV: Moment Musical in E minor Op 16/4 - Andrei Gavrilov (pno) (EMI 5 85779)

6.00

FESCH: Concerto No 4 in D (Allegro) - Musica ad Rhenum (NM CLASSICS 97001)

GLUCK: Dance of the Blessed Spirits - CPE Bach CO/Hartmut Haenchen (CAPRICCIO 60 008)

MASSENET: Meditation, from Thaïs - Hans Kalafusz (vln), Stuttgart Radio SO/Neville Marriner (EMI 4 57547)

C SCHUMANN: Variations on a theme of Robert Schumann Op 20 - Hélène Boschi (pno) (CALLIOPE CAL 4211)

CORELLI: Trio Sonata in B minor Op 3/4 - Purcell Quartet (Chandos CHAN 0526)

K JENKINS: Cantus Iteratus - Miriam Stockley, Mary Carewe (vocals), London Phil/Karl Jenkins (VENTURE SANCT 1)

DEBUSSY: Prélude, Cortège & Air de Danse, from L'Enfant prodigue - Royal Scottish National Orch/Stéphane Denève (Chandos CHSA 5102)