Monthly Archive: September 2018
Blues and more from pianist Jamie Saft and his new quartet.
Giuseppe Verdi — Otello and Rigoletto Delos records presents Dmitri Hvorostovsky, acclaimed baritone, performing the lead role in Rigoletto, in this two CD set. This is accompanied with Pentatone’s release of Otello, under the baton of Lawrence Foster, with Nikolai Schukoff and Melody Moore and Nikolai Schukoff in the lead roles, Otello and Desdemona. […]
A new spin on Miles Davis’ electric period.
Four, three, and two-way spontaneity.
Artur Bodanzky conducts = Works by WAGNER; MOZART; BERLIOZ; STRAUSS; OFFENBACH – Berlin State Opera Orchestra – Pristine Audio
Mark Obert-Thorn restores the commercial recordings of Artur Bodaznky, who for a generation dominated the German MET repertory.
A match made in string heaven…
American Romantics = DVORAK: “American”; SIROTA: “American Pilgrimage”; BARBER: Adagio for Strings – American String Quartet
The American String Quartet celebrates its 45th anniversary with a musical tour of our “national” identities.
Energetic and upfront, an exciting and somewhat different vision of the Byrd motets.
An excellent recital of superb depth.
Cyprien Katsaris, pianist French-Cypriot piano virtuoso Cyprien Katsaris (b. 1951) warrants re-consideration this Sunday evening, given his startling audacity and gift for instant improvisation over a huge repertory in a variety of musical styles. Our guest on tonight’s broadcast is Francis Romano, former President of the Gyorgy Cziffra Society and commentator on our tribute to […]
This is a valuable compendium of Franck’s organ music, including works that will be new to most. While perhaps the interpretations of the greatest pieces may not rival the best versions available, it is a very worthwhile collection for any library.
An intriguing and moving thematic program in great sound!
Loueke returns to his African roots in eclectic session showcasing his singing and composition.
State of the art L2 sound provides new standard in immersive listening experience of cool Nordic piano trio!
ECM releases late jazz guitarist’s wonderful finale.
Warm and ingratiating, this recording deserves a sympathetic hearing.
If you are a wind band fanatic, this is what you have been waiting for!
Vivaldi’s Cello Sonatas—Baroque chamber works of intimacy and finesse played to perfection!
Inspirational 1973 all-star concert gets new life on re-mastered vinyl!
A shooting star jazz vocalist- blending fireworks with a sly vulnerability…
The series finally completed—and superb!
This is an orchestra with a distinct and assured sound!