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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

CARSON COOMAN - Exordium

CARSON COOMAN
Exordium
Erik Simmons (Organ)
Released: July 2017
Divine Art DDA25154

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH - Symphony No. 1

DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH
Symphony No. 1
Gustavo Gimeno (Cond)
Released: May 2017
Pentatone PTC5186622



JACQUES BOYVIN - Four Suites from the Second Livre d'Orgue

JACQUES BOYVIN
Four Suites from the
Second Livre d'Orgue
Kola Owolabi (Organ)
Released: July 2017
Raven OAR-997

MAX REGER - Maximum Reger

MAX REGER
Maximum Reger
6-DVD Box Set
Released: June 2017
Fugue State Films

BACK BEFORE BACH - Piffaro

BACK BEFORE BACH
Musical Journeys
Piffaro Ensemble
Renaissance Band
Released: July 2017
Navona NV6106





  
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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