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New Reviews

CUBAN SYMPHONIC MUSIC

CUBAN
SYMPHONIC MUSIC
Enrique Pérez Mesa (Cond)
Released: Jan 2015
MDG 6011873-2

RENÉ LOUIS BECKER - Organ Music Vol. 2

RENÉ LOUIS BECKER
Organ Music Vol. 2
Damin Spritzer (Organ)
Released: Nov 2014
Raven OAR-949

MODEST MUSSORGSKY - Pictures at an Exhibition

MODEST MUSSORGSKY
Pictures at an Exhibition
Paul Lewis (Piano)
Released: Jan 2015
Harmonia Mundi 902096



ST PETER'S DAY AT YORK MINSTER

ST PETER'S DAY
AT YORK MINSTER
Choir of York Minster
Robert Sharpe (Dir)
Released: Jan 2015
Regent REGCD439

BORIS LYATOSHYNSKY - Symphonies 1-5

BORIS LYATOSHYNSKY
Symphonies 1-5
Ukrainian State Symphony
Theodore Kuchar (Cond)
Released: Nov 2014
Naxos 8.555578

JOHANNES BRAHMS - Symphony No. 2

JOHANNES BRAHMS
Symphony No. 2
Budapest Festival Orch
Iván Fischer (Conductor)
Released: Jan 2015
Channel Classics 33514





  
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New Releases

Hans Gál - Symphonies

HANS GAL
The Four Symphonies
Orchestra of the Swan
Kenneth Woods (Cond)
Avie Records AVR2322
822252232226
Rel: January 2015



Beethoven - Kodama

BEETHOVEN
Piano Concertos
Mari Kodama (Piano)
Kent Nagano (Cond)
Deutsches Symphonie
Orchester Berlin
Berlin Classics
85470005973
Rel: January 2015



Prokofiev - Symphonies 1 and 2

SERGEI PROKOFIEV
Symphonies 1 & 2
Bournemouth Symphony
Kirill Karabits (Cond)
Onyx Classics
ONYX4139
Rel: December 2014