Monthly Archive: May 2014
The musicianship on this recording is of the very highest order, and every second was an absolute delight to experience.
May 13, 2014/ Classical CD Reviews/
This new release from Praga Digitals is another in the Reminiscences series of archival recordings re-mastered with the latest technology.
by John Sunier/ May 13, 2014/ SACD & Other Hi-Res Reviews/
Throwback Thursday and Flashback Friday all rolled into one soulful salute to the seventies.
by John Sunier/ May 13, 2014/ Jazz CD Reviews/
Historic 1930 readings of Beethoven from New York grant an epic breadth to scores Mengelberg leads in the grand Romantic …
by John Sunier/ May 10, 2014/ Classical Reissue Reviews/
Interesting stuff for the curious and adventurous, well-crafted for the most part and done with panache.
These are great recordings, and if you don’t own them in this form, you are now required to acquire them!
A marvelous collection that works well thematically, but you really have to like the countertenor voice to be fully immersed.
Orpheus in Idaho? The universality remains.
A gorgeous collection of nearly all of the composer’s songs rendered with clarity and fervent beauty.
This “Fantasies” collection confirms Khristenko’s status as a firebrand Romantic pianist of the first order.