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New Reviews

GEORGE LLOYD - Symphonies 6 and 7

GEORGE LLOYD
Symphonies 6 & 7
Edward Downes (Cond)
Released: Sept 2017
Lyrita REAM.1135

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



RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Sinfonia Antartica

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
Sinfonia Antartica
Bergen Philharmonic
Sir Andrew Davis
Released: Oct 2017
Chandos CHSA5186

ENRIQUE GRANADOS - La Guitarra Poética

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

STEVE ELCOCK - Orchestral Music Vol. 1

STEVE ELCOCK
Orchestral Music Vol. 1
Liverpool Philharmonic
Paul Mann (Cond)
Released: Sept 2017
Toccata TOCC0400





  
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New Releases

FELIKS NOWOWIEJSKI - Quo Vadis

FELIKS NOWOWIEJSKI
Quo Vadis
Podlasie Opera and
Philharmonic Choir
Poznan Philharmonic
Lukasz Borowicz (Cond)
CPO 555089-2
761203508921
Rel: October 2017



HAVERGAL BRIAN - Symphonies

HAVERGAL BRIAN
Symphonies 8, 21 & 26
New Russia State
Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 8.573752
747313375271
Rel: October 2017



BOHUSLAV MARTINU - Symphonies

BOHUSLAV MARTINU
The Symphonies
ORF Vienna Radio
Symphony Orchestra
Cornelius Meister (Cond)
3-Disc Set
Capriccio C5320
845221053202
Rel: October 2017