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SING WE OF THAT MOTHER BLEST

SING WE OF THAT
MOTHER BLEST
Girls' Choir and Lay Clerks of
Southwell Minster
Simon Hogan (Director)
Regent Records REGCD487
Released : November 2016

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CHARLES RICHARD-HAMELIN - Live

CHARLES RICHARD-HAMELIN
Live
Beethoven/Enescu/Chopin
Charles Richard-Hamelin (Piano)
Analekta AN29129
774204912925
Released : October 2016

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CHILDREN'S WORLD - Mirian Conti (Piano)

CHILDREN'S WORLD
Piano works about childhood
Mirian Conti (Piano)
Albany Records
TROY1642
034061164227
Released : September 2016

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CANTATA PER FLAUTO - Tabea Debus

CANTATA PER FLAUTO
Tabea Debus (Recorder)
& Ensemble
TYXart TXA15060
4250702800606
Released : June 2016


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EL ALEPH - Smaro Gregoriadou

EL ALEPH
20th and 21st
Century Guitar Music
Smaro Gregoriadou (Guitar)
Delos DE3490
013491349022
Released : March 2016

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BUCOLIQUES - Richard Sherman

BUCOLIQUES
French Album III
Richard Sherman (Flute)
Minsoo Sohn (Piano)
Blue Griffin BGR379
888295343381
Released : January 2016

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PATRICK A. SCOTT

PATRICK A. SCOTT
Parkey Organ Builders, Op. 14
Kennedy Center Aeolian-Skinner
Patrick A. Scott (Organ)
Raven OAR969
034069696928
Released : December 2015

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MARK HETZLER - Blues, Ballads and Beyond

MARK HETZLER
Blues, Ballads and Beyond
Influences Outside The Concert Hall
Mark Hetzler (Trombone)
Summit Records DCD668
099402668925
Released : November 2015

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Dashing - Sounds of the Season

DASHING
Sounds of the Season
Various Artists
Various Composers
Navona Records NV6055
896931003551
Released : September 2016

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FRENCH AND GERMAN MASTERWORKS

FRENCH & GERMAN
MASTERWORKS
Andrew Unsworth (Organ)
1992 Kenneth Jones Organ
Cathedral of the Madeleine
Raven OAR-967
Released : October 2015

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PREMIERES - Hilary Field

PREMIERES
Hilary Field (Guitar)
Contemporary Lyrical Works
For The Classical Guitar
Yellow Tail Records YTC10108
753701010822
Released : September 2015

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ACCADEMIA DELL'ARCADIA

ACCADEMIA DELL'ARCADIA
Baroque Masterpieces of a
Secret Society
Sabrina Frey (Recorder & Direction)
TYXart TXA15063
4250702800637
Released : July 2015

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SIETZE DE VRIES IN HAMBURG

SIETZE DE VRIES IN HAMBURG
Organ of St Katharinen Kirche
Sietze de Vries (Organ)
JSB / Fugue State Records
JSBH011214
0639767628204
Released : June 2015

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THE ERGONOMIC FLUTE

THE ERGONOMIC FLUTE
Aralee Dorough (Flute)
Chamber Ensemble
CD Baby B019P7XLAO
700261408293
Released : December 2015

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AVE MARIS STELLA - Anne Page (Organ)

AVE MARIS STELLA
Various Composers
Anne Page (Organ)
Kenneth Tickell Organ
Regent REGCD436
802561043621
Released : February 2015

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FRENCH TRUMPET CONCERTOS

FRENCH TRUMPET CONCERTOS
Paul Merkelo (Trumpet)
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Kent Nagano (Conductor)
Analekta AN-2-9847
774204984724
Released : February 2015

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CUBAN SYMPHONIC MUSIC

CUBAN SYMPHONIC MUSIC
National Symphony
Orchestra of Cuba
Enrique Pérez Mesa (Conductor)
MDG 6011873-2
760623187327
Released : January 2015

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NATIVITY - Cantemus Chamber Choir

NATIVITY
Carols and Anthems
Cantemus Chamber Choir
Huw Williams (Director)
Robert Court (Organ)
Regent REGCD466
Released : November 2015

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THE LIGHT OF CHRISTMAS

THE LIGHT OF CHRISTMAS
Latvian Cantatas of the
Christmas Season
New York Latvian Concert Choir
Albany Records TROY1589
034061158929
Released : October 2015

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A WINCHESTER REMEMBRANCE

A WINCHESTER REMEMBRANCE
Winchester Cathedral Choir
Fine Arts Brass
Andrew Lumsden (Conductor)
Regent REGCD437
802561043720
Released : October 2014

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ORGAN POLYCHROME - Jan Kraybill (Organ)

ORGAN POLYCHROME
The French School
Jan Kraybill (Organ)
2011 Casavant Op. 3875 Organ
Reference RR-133HDCD
030911113322
Released : September 2014

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MUSIC FOR REMEMBRANCE

MUSIC FOR REMEMBRANCE
Choir of Westminster Abbey
Britten Sinfonia
James O'Donnell (Conductor)
Hyperion CDA68020
034571280202
Released : October 2014

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Platinum - Various Organ Works

PLATINUM
Various Organ Works
Stephen Williams (Organ)
Reuter Pipe Organ
Raven OAR-957
003469695725
Released : September 2014

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SOIRÉE - Susan Merdinger

SOIRÉE
Susan Merdinger (Piano)
Schubert - Liszt
Brahms - Debussy
Sheridan Music Studio
888295134347
Released : July 2014

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CAPRICCIO - Margaret Phillips

CAPRICCIO
Contemporary Music for Organ
Margaret Phillips (Organ)
2006 Beckerath Organ
Regent REGCD419
802561041924
Released : July 2014

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Impressions de France - Caroline Léonardelli

IMPRESSIONS DE FRANCE
Caroline Léonardelli (Harp)
CEN Classics
CEN1453
829982150462
Released : May 2014

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CHRISTMAS FROM TEWKESBURY

CHRISTMAS FROM TEWKESBURY
Tewkesbury Schola Cantorum
Carleton Etherington (Organ)
Simon Bell (Director)
Regent REGCD440
802561044024
Released : December 2014

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MIRACULOUS METAMORPHOSES

MIRACULOUS METAMORPHOSES
Kansas City Symphony
Michael Stern (Conductor)
Reference Recordings RR-132
030911113223
Released : March 2014

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THE IMMORTAL AIR

THE IMMORTAL AIR
The Choirs of the
Cathedral of St. John
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Maxine Thévenot (Director)
Raven OAR-954
Released : January 2014

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ADAGIO - Ensemble Caprice

ADAGIO
Ensemble Caprice
Choir and Orchestra
Matthias Maute (Conductor)
Analekta AN29848
774204984823
Released : October 2013

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THE POWER OF THE ORGAN 2

THE POWER OF THE ORGAN 2
Mélanie Barney (Organ)
Fidelio Musique
FACD-037
0771028236947
Released : September 2012

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SEMPRE ORGANO

SEMPRE ORGANO
Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Fisk-Rosales Organ at
Rice University, Houston
Pro Organo CD7261
636077726125
Released : August 2013

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TIORBA OBBLIGATA

TIORBA OBBLIGATA
Madeleine Owen (Theorbo)
Ensemble La Cigale
CIGA001
629048169625
Released : May 2013

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AMERICANA - Jeremy Filsell (Organ)

AMERICANA
Jeremy Filsell (Organ)
The Great Organ of
Washington National Cathedral
Raven OAR-942
003469694223
Released : September 2012

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But Not Forgotten - Various Composers - Marcus Eley (Clarinet)

BUT NOT FORGOTTEN
Various Composers
Marcus Eley (Clarinet)
Lucerne DeSa (Piano)
Sono Luminus DSL92156
053479215628
Released : July 2012

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EVOCACION - Brent Poe McCabe (Guitar)

EVOCACION
Brent Poe McCabe (Guitar)
Sky Ridge Productions
BPM0812
884501798303
Released : October 2012

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A YEAR AT TRURO - Truro Cathedral Choir

A YEAR AT TRURO
Truro Cathedral Choir
Christopher Gray (Director)
Luke Bond (Organ)
Regent REGCD377
802561037729
Released : July 2012

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SMARO GREGORIADOU - Reinventing Guitar II

SMARO GREGORIADOU
Reinventing Guitar II
Smaro Gregoriadou (Guitars)
Delos DE3419
013491341927
Released : June 2012

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PIERRE-ARNAUD DABLEMONT - Plays Janácek and Ravel

PIERRE-ARNAUD DABLEMONT
Plays Janácek and Ravel
On an overgrown path
In the mists
Gaspard de la nuit
PAD 1206001
Released : July 2012

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Douglas Cleveland - Plays Rockefeller Chapel

DOUGLAS CLEVELAND
Plays Rockefeller Chapel
Douglas Cleveland (Organ)
Loft Recordings LRCD1118
617145111821
Released : June 2012

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BETWEEN TWO WORLDS - Massimo Giacchetti (Saxophone)

BETWEEN TWO WORLDS
Various Composers
Massimo Giacchetti (Saxophone)
Manuela Di Marco (Organ)
Dynamic CDS724
8007144607241
Released : June 2012

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PREMIERES - Conrad Chow (Violin)

PREMIERES
Conrad Chow (Violin)
Sinfonia Toronto
Ronald Royer (Conductor)
Bruce Broughton (Piano)
Cambria CD-1204
Released : June 2012

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FELIX AUSTRIA - Pamela Smits (Cello)

FELIX AUSTRIA
Various Composers
Pamela Smits (Cello)
Sabine Simon (Piano)
Universe Classics 20101
885767506350
Released : October 2010

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DUO CONCERTOS - Greg Banaszak (Saxophone)

DUO CONCERTOS
Alto Saxophone, Flute & Orchestra
Greg Banaszak (Saxophone)
Katherine DeJongh (Flute)
Podlasie Philharmonic Orchestra
Centaur CRC3192
Released : March 2012

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AUGENBLICK - Cornell University Wind Ensemble

AUGENBLICK
Cornell University Wind Ensemble
Cynthia Johnston Turner (Cond)
Albany TROY1344
034061134428
Released : April 2012

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WINDERMERE STRING QUARTET - The Golden Age of String Quartets

WINDERMERE STRING QUARTET
The Golden Age of String Quartets
Pipistrelle Music
PIP0112
654367029121
Released : April 2012

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Triple Doubles - Double Concertos

TRIPLE DOUBLES
Jaime Laredo (Violin)
Sharon Robinson (Cello)
Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Sarah Hicks/Troy Peters (Cond)
Bridge 9354
Released : March 2012

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Bassoon and Piano - Rodion Tolmachev

BASSOON and PIANO
Rodion Tolmachev (Bassoon)
Midori Kitagawa (Piano)
MDG 6031728
760623172828
Released : April 2012

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Cappella Romana - Angelic Light

CAPPELLA ROMANA
Angelic Light
Music from Eastern Cathedrals
Valley Entertainment
2-VLT-15235
618321523520
Released : March 2012

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SOLO TRAVERSO - Grégoire Jeay (Flute)

SOLO TRAVERSO
Grégoire Jeay (Flute)
Sylvain Bergeron (Archlute)
Fidelio FACD035
771028236015
Released : January 2012

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Romantic and Virtuosic - Adam Brakel (Organ)

ROMANTIC AND VIRTUOSIC
Adam Brakel (Organ)
Austin Pipe Organ Op. 2777
Bethesda-by-the-Sea
Raven OAR933
003469693325
Released : December 2011

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A Year at Winchester

A YEAR AT WINCHESTER
Winchester Cathedral Choir
Andrew Lumsden (Director)
Simon Bell (Organ)
Regent REGCD372
802561037224
Released : January 2012

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Maxine Thévenot - Plays the Hellmuth Wolff Op. 47

MAXINE THEVENOT
Plays the Hellmuth Wolff Op. 47
Christ Church Cathedral
Victoria, BC, Canada
Raven OAR929
034069692920
Released : November 2011

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Gulfstream - Enhake Quartet

GULFSTREAM
American Chamber Music
Enhake Quartet
Corinne Stillwell (Violin)
Pamela Ryan (Viola)
Naxos 8.559692
Released : November 2011

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Légendes - Caroline Léonardelli

LÉGENDES
Works for harp and organ
Caroline Léonardelli (Harp)
Matthew Larkin (Organ)
Centaur Classics CEN1110
829982131539
Released : November 2011

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CIARAMELLA - Music from the Court of Burgundy

CIARAMELLA
Music from the Court of Burgundy
24 Karat Gold Audiophile CD
Yarlung Records 05785
884502057850
Released : September 2011

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Eggner Trio - Kaleidoskop

EGGNER TRIO
Kaleidoskop
Music for Piano Trio
Gramola 98906
9003643989061
Released : April 2011

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Madrigali - Con Anima Chamber Choir

MADRIGALI
Fire and Roses
Con Anima Chamber Choir
Paul Mealor (Conductor)
Divine Art DDA25094
809730509421
Released : October 2011

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Drive American - Heidi Louise Williams

DRIVE AMERICAN
American Piano Works
Heidi Louise Williams (Piano)
Albany 1298
034061129820
Released : October 2011

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Organs of Malta

ORGANS OF MALTA
Pierre Méa (Organ)
John Aquilina (Organ)
Ad Vitam Records
AV110415
3760109130196
Released : August 2011

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Child's Play - Kelly Johnson

CHILD'S PLAY
Kelly Johnson (Clarinet)
Gail Novak (Piano)
Drew Irvin (Violin)
Potenza Music PM1014
Released: March 2011

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Collection - A French Collection

A FRENCH COLLECTION
Skip Sempé (Harpsichord)
Paradizo PA0007

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COLLECTION - Iberian Organ Music - Ton Koopman (Organ)

IBERIAN ORGAN MUSIC
Ton Koopman (Organ)
Challenge Records
72320

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Collection - Tragic Lovers

TRAGIC LOVERS
James DePreist (Conductor)
Oregon Symphony Orchestra
Delos DE3369

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Eduardo Mata - Collection - Eduardo Mata (Conductor)

EDUARDO MATA
Latin America Alive:
The Eduardo Mata Sessions
Simón Bolívar Symphony
Orchestra of Venezuela
Eduardo Mata (Conductor)
Dorian DSL-90914 (6 CDs)

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ANTICO MODERNO - Collection - CAPRICCIO STRAVAGANTE ENSEMBLE

ANTICO MODERNO
Doron Sherwin (Cornetto)
Julien Martin (Recorder)
Josh Cheatham (Viola da gamba)
Skip Sempé (Harpsichord)
Capricchio Stravagante Ensemble
Paradizo PA0008

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Collection - The English Viola - Eniko Magyar (Viola) - Tadashi Imai (Piano)

THE ENGLISH VIOLA
Eniko Magyar (Viola)
Tadashi Imai (Piano)
Naxos 8.572407

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Collection - Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra - Sascha Goetzel (Conductor)

RESPHIGI/HINDEMITH/SCHMITT
Belkis, Queen of Sheba
Symphonic Metamorphosis
on Themes by Weber
Sascha Goetzel (Conductor)
Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic
Orchestra / Onyx 4048

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Gunter Wand Box Set

GUNTHER WAND BOX SET
Günter Wand conducts the
Deutsches Symphonie-
Orchester Berlin
Profil PH09068 (8 CDs)

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Collection - Images - Rob MacDonald (Guitar)

IMAGES
Rob MacDonald (Guitar)
Peter Pavlovsky (Double Bass)
Madawaska String Quartet
Canadian Music Centre
RM 2010

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Collection - Works for Oboe & Orchestra - Yeon-Hee Kwak (Oboe)

MARTINU/DORATI/HOLLIGER
Works for Oboe & Orchestra
Yeon-Hee Kwak (Oboe)
Johannes Goritzki (Conductor)
Munich Radio Orchestra
Hybrid SACD
MDG 9031586

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World of the Organ 1 - Cintegabelle

UGAB
World of the Organ Vol. 1
Cintegabelle (France 1742)
Yves Rechsteiner (Organ)
Henri-Charles Caget (Percussion)
Hybrid SACD
Alpha 650

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World of the Organ Vol. 2 - Lunéville

UGAB
World of the Organ Vol. 2
Lunéville (France 1751)
Frédéric Desenclos (Organ)
Hybrid SACD
Alpha 651
Released : November 2010

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World of the Organ Vol. 3

UGAB
World of the Organ Vol. 3
La Dalbade (France 1888)
Yves Rechsteiner (Organ)
Alpha 652
3760014196522
Released : July 2011

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Organ Landscape - Jan Janca (Organ)

ORGAN LANDSCAPE
Gdansk and West Prussia
Jan Janca (Organ)
MDG 3190274
760623027425

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Carillon de Westminster - Ursina Caflisch (Organ)

CARILLON DE WESTMINSTER
Organ Works
Ursina Caflisch (Organ)
Guild GMCD7340
795754734027
Released : September 2010

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GARY BERTINI EDITION - The Cologne Broadcasts

GARY BERTINI EDITION
The Cologne Broadcasts
Gary Bertini (Conductor)
Symphony Orchestra
Capriccio C7065
Released : September 2010

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MAJESTUS - The Great Organ of Washington National Cathedral

MAJESTUS
Scott Dettra (Organ)
The Great Organ of
Washington National Cathedral
Loft LRCD1114
617145111425
Released : September 2010

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Organ Fireworks - Volume 14

ORGAN FIREWORKS
Volume 14
Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Organ of Melbourne Town Hall
Hyperion CDA67758
034571177588
Released : October 2010

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Manor House String Quartet - I Saw Three Ships and other Carols

MANOR HOUSE
STRING QUARTET

I Saw Three Ships
and other Carols
884502758795
Manor House Music 002
Released : September 2010

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Manor House String Quartet - Christmas Carols

MANOR HOUSE STRING QUARTET
It Came Upon The Midnight Clear
And Other Christmas Carols
Manor House Music 003
885767644571
Released : September 2011

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KONGE AF DANMARK - Les Witches

KONGE AF DANMARK
Les Witches and the
Compensius Organ in
Frederiksborg 1617
Alpha 163
3760014191633
Released : June 2010

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KNAPPERTSBUSCH - Complete RIAS Recordings 1950-52

HANS KNAPPERTSBUSCH
Complete RIAS Recordings 1950-52
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
5 CD Box-Set
Audite 21405
4022143214058
Released : November 2010

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Missa Campanella

MISSA CAMPANELLA
Maxine Thévenot
(Director and Organist)
Stephen Tharp (Organist)
The Cathedral Choirs of
St. John, Albuquerque
Raven OAR-926

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ChromaDuo - Hidden Waters

CHROMADUO
Hidden Waters
Tracy Anne Smith (Guitar)
Rob MacDonald (Guitar)
Naxos 8.572757
747313275779
Released : March 2011

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Homage - Various Organ Works

HOMAGE
Various Organ Works
Carla Edwards (Organist)
Raven OAR918
003469691826
Released : June 2011

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On Christmas Night

ON CHRISTMAS NIGHT
Choir of St John's College
Andrew Nethsingha (Conductor)
John Challenger (Organ)
Hybrid SACD
Chandos CHSA5096
Released : October 2011

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Conspirare - Sing Freedom

CONSPIRARE
Sing Freedom!
Craig Hella Johnson
(Conductor & Piano)
Hybrid SACD
Harmonia Mundi 807525
Released : September 2011

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MAGICAL PLACES - Goldstone and Clemmow

MAGICAL PLACES
Evocative Symphonic Poems
Goldstone and Clemmow
Piano Duo
Divine Art DDA25104
809730510427
Released : August 2012

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Dimensions - Works for String Orchestra

DIMENSIONS
Works for String Orchestra
Various Conductors
Various Orchestras
Navona Records NV5895
896931000956
Released : November 2012

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ST PETER'S DAY AT YORK MINSTER

ST PETER'S DAY
AT YORK MINSTER
Choir of York Minster
Robert Sharpe (Director)
David Pipe (Organ)
Regent REGCD439
Released : January 2015

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