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New Reviews

ANTON BRUCKNER - Symphony No. 9

ANTON BRUCKNER
Symphony No. 9
Mario Venzago (Cond)
Released: Jan 2014
CPO 777787-2

MIRACULOUS METAMORPHOSES

MIRACULOUS
METAMORPHOSES

Kansas City Symphony
Released: Mar 2014
Reference RR-132

CARSON COOMAN - Music for Organ

CARSON COOMAN
Litany
Erik Simmons (Organ)
Released: Mar 2014
Divine Art DDA25116



DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH - String Quartet No. 8

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH
String Quartet No. 8
24 Preludes Op. 34
Dogma Chamber Orch
Released: Mar 2014
MDG 9121830-6

LEEVI MADETOJA - Symphonies 1 and 3

LEEVI MADETOJA
Symphonies 1 and 3
Helsinki Philharmonic
John Storgards (Cond)
Released: Jan 2014
Ondine ODE1211-2

Malcolm Williamson - Complete Piano Concertos

MALCOLM WILLIAMSON
Piano Concertos
Piers Lane (Piano)
Howard Shelley (Cond)
Released: Mar 2014
Hyperion CDA68011/2





  
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New Releases

French Organ Music

Pétur Sakari
French Organ Music
The Great Organ of
Saint-Étienne-du-Mont
Bis Records
SACD1969
7318599919690
Rel: Feb 2014



Gesualdo - Responsoria

Carlo Gesualdo
Responsoria - 1611
Compagnia del Madrigale
3-CD Set
Glossa
GCD922803
8424562228030
Rel: Mar 2014



Michelagnolo Galilei - Lute Music

Michelagnolo Galilei
Intavolatura di Liuto
Lute Music
Anthony Bailes
Ramee
RAM1306
4250128513067
Rel: Mar 2014




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