Music unique to Portugal, and well worth knowing.
HAYDN: Cello Concertos – Pavel Gozmiakov, cello/Orch. Gulbenkian – Onyx 4151, 59:55 (6/17/16) *****: The legendary King of Portugal 1725 Stradivarius makes police-escorted journey from museum to concert hall where it dazzles in two Haydn concertos. In some endeavors, say bird-watching, novelty is the desideratum. Last year a Siberian Bunting (sp. vlasowae) with a faulty […]
Not really music; an unusual audio exploration of environments and stories.
The Bitter Mirror = Songs by Brecht and Dylan – Bettina Jonic, soprano/ various accompanying musicians – Motema (2 CDs)
A long-awaited release that will tempt the musical taste buds of many.