Russian Romanticism is well served in this assemblage of Arensky trios and the perennial Vocalise of Rachmaninov.
March 4, 2014/ Classical CD Reviews/
For the first time, the Adolf Busch legacy from Weimar Germany is assembled for our delectation of the foremost violinist …
by / March 3, 2014/ Classical Reissue Reviews/
Soothing oboe sounds from six lesser-known composers.
This disc gives short measure but offers valuable insights into the music of the two composers. Powerful playing and recorded …
A very distinguished version of Pergolesi’s famous Stabat Mater. The two psalm settings offer welcome contrast.
Frenchman Rousset plays the German classics on the French harpsichord, in a French Venue, for a French record label.
Pleasant enough music that comes up short in lasting impact.
The saxophone’s full range explored in three diverse pieces.
The Blu-ray video release of an album that we liked earlier—a lot.
by / March 1, 2014/ DVD & Blu-ray Video Reviews/
A solid Mahler Sixth Symphony with fine sonics.
by / March 1, 2014/ SACD & Other Hi-Res Reviews/