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New Reviews

FRANZ SCHMIDT - Symphony No. 2

FRANZ SCHMIDT
Symphony No. 2
Stefan Blunier (Cond)
Released: Aug 2017
MDG 9372006-6

VERSUS - The Garnier Organ

VERSUS
The Garnier Organ
Henry Fairs (Organ)
Released: Aug 2017
Regent REGCD516

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH - Symphony No. 5

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH
Symphony No. 5
Manfred Honeck (Cond)
Released: Aug 2017
Reference FR-724SACD



SERGEY TANEYEV - String Quartets

SERGEY TANEYEV
String Quartets
Nos. 2 and 6
California String Quartet
Released: Sept 2017
Centaur CRC3589

ENRIQUE GRANADOS - La Guitarra Poética

ENRIQUE GRANADOS
La Guitarra Poética
Stephen Marchionda
Hybrid SACD
Released: Aug 2017
MDG 9032009-6

RENÉ LOUIS BECKER - Organ Music Vol. 3

RENÉ LOUIS BECKER
Organ Music
Volume 3
Damin Spritzer (Organ)
Released: Aug 2017
Raven OAR-999





  
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New Releases

Ravel - Piano Works

MAURICE RAVEL
Piano Works
Evgeni Koroliov
Koroliov Duo
Tacet 0227
4009850022701
Rel: August 2017



Elliott Carter - Late Works

ELLIOTT CARTER
Late Works
Various Artists
Ondine ODE1296-2
0761195129623
Rel: August 2017



Georges Bizet - Piano Works

GEORGES BIZET
Piano Works
Johann Blanchard (Piano)
MDG 9042018-6
760623201863
Rel: July 2017