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Guillaume De Machaut

GUILLAUME DE MACHAUT
Messe de Nostre Dame
Antoine Guerber (Conductor)
Diabolus In Musica
Alpha 132
3760014191329
Released: January 2009

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LEEVI MADETOJA - Symphonies 1 and 3

LEEVI MADETOJA
Symphonies 1 and 3
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
John Storgards (Conductor)
Ondine ODE1211-2
0761195121122
Released : January 2014

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Albéric Magnard

ALBERIC MAGNARD
Hymne ŕ la justice / Chant funčbre
Suite dans le style ancien
Marc Stringer (Conductor)
Orchestre Philharmonique du
Luxembourg
Timpani 1C1171

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Gustav Mahler - Das Lied von der Erde

GUSTAV MAHLER
Das Lied von der Erde
Thomas Hampson (baritone)
Michael Tilson Thomas (Conductor)
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
San Francisco Symphony SACD
SFS60019

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1 - Iván Fischer (Conductor)

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 1
Iván Fischer (Conductor)
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Channel Classics CCSSA33112
723385331124
Released : September 2012

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 1
Sakari Oramo (Conductor)
Royal Stockholm
Philharmonic Orchestra
Exton 00034
Released : September 2010

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GUSTAV MAHLER - Symphony No. 1

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 1
Stuttgart Philharmonic
Gabriel Feltz (Conductor)
Dreyer Gaido CD21082
4260014870822
Released : April 2014

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GUSTAV MAHLER - Symphony No. 2 - Staatskapelle Dresden

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 2
Staatskapelle Dresden
Bernard Haitink (Conductor)
Live Recording 1995
Profil PH07040
Released : April 2012

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2 - Resurrection

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection"
Leonard Bernstein (conductor)
Barbara Hendricks (soprano)
Christa Ludwig (contralto)
New York Philharmonic Orchestra
Deutsche Grammophon 4233952

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2 - Bernard Haitink

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 2
Miah Persson (Soprano)
Bernard Haitink (Conductor)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
CSO Resound Hybrid SACD
CSOR 901916

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Mahler - Symphony No. 2 - Simone Young

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection"
Simone Young (Conductor)
Hamburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Oehms Classics OC412
4260034864122
Released : January 2012

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 2
Chorus & Orchestra of the
Bamberger Symphoniker
Jonathan Nott (Conductor)
Hybrid SACD 2 disc set
Tudor 7158 0812973011583

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 2
Mariss Jansons (Conductor)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
2-Disc Set + Bonus DVD
RCO Live RCO-10102
Released : December 2010

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Mahler - Symphony No. 3 - Adler

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 3
Symphony No. 10 (Movts 1/3)
Charles Adler (Conductor)
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Music and Arts MACD1249
Released : February 2011

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 3

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 3
Bernard Haitink (Conductor)
Women of the Chicago
Symphony Chorus
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
CSO-Resound CSOR901701

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Mahler - Symphony No. 3

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 3
Mariss Jansons (Conductor)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Bernarda Fink (Mezzo-Soprano)
RCO Live RCO10004
Released : May 2011

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 5

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 5
Leonard Bernstein (Conductor)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Deutsche Grammophon 4236082

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 5

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 5
Marcus Stenz (Conductor)
Gürzenich Orchestra of Cologne
Oehms Classics OC 650
Hybrid SACD

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GUSTAV MAHLER - Symphony No. 5

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 5
Ivan Fischer (Conductor)
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Channel Classics CCSSA34213
723385342137
Released : December 2013

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 6

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 6
Bernard Haitink (conductor)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
CSO-Resound CSOR901804

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 6 - Simone Young (Conductor)

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 6
Simone Young (Conductor)
Philharmoniker Hamburg
Oehms Classics OC413
4260034864139
Released : September 2012

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GUSTAV MAHLER - Symphony No. 6

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 6
Symphonieorchester Des
Bayerischen Rundfunks
Daniel Harding (Conductor)
BR-Klassik 900132
Released : November 2015

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 7 - Mariss Jansons

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 7
Mariss Jansons (Conductor)
Bavarian Radio
Symphony Orchestra
Hybrid SACD
BR Klassik 403571900101

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 8

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 8
Kent Nagano (conductor)
Rundfunkchor Berlin
Deutsches Symphonie
Orchester Berlin
Harmonia Mundi 501858/59

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Gustav Mahler - Symphonies 8 & 10

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 8
Symphony No. 10 (Adagio)
Michael Tilson Thomas (Conductor)
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
SFS Media SACD Hybrid SFS60021

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 8 - Markus Stenz (Conductor)

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 8
Markus Stenz (Conductor)
Gürzenich Orchester Köln
Oehms Classics OC653
4260034866539
Released : November 2012

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 9 - Herbert Von Karajan

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 9
Herbert Von Karajan
Berlin Philharmonic
Deutsche Grammophon 4390242

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 9 - Daniel Barenboim

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 9
Daniel Barenboim (Conductor)
Staatskapelle Berlin
Warner Classics 64316

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 9 - Jonathan Nott

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 9
Jonathan Nott (Conductor)
Bamberger Symphoniker
2 Hybrid SACD Tudor 7162

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GUSTAV MAHLER - Symphony No. 9

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 9
Symphony No. 10 (Adagio)
Gürzenich Orchestra of Cologne
Markus Stenz (Conductor)
Oehms Classics OC654
Released : August 2014

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GUSTAV MAHLER - Symphony No. 9

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 9
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (Conductor)
Channel Classics CCSSA36115
723385361152
Released : June 2015

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 10

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 10
(Deryck Cooke Version)
Daniel Harding (conductor)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Deutsche Grammophon 4777347

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 10

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 10
Simon Rattle (conductor)
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
EMI - Classics for Pleasure 5859012

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 10

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 10
(Carpenter Version)
Lan Shui (Conductor)
Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Avie AV2222
Released : November 2010

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Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 10

GUSTAV MAHLER
Symphony No. 10
Berthold Goldschmidt (Conductor)
London Symphony Orchestra
3-CD Testament SBT3-1457
749677145729
Released : March 2011

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Gustav Mahler - Songs with Orchestra

GUSTAV MAHLER
Songs with Orchestra
Susan Graham (Mezzo-soprano)
Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Michael Tilson Thomas (Cond.)
San Francisco Symphony
SFS Media 60036

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GUSTAV MAHLER - Lieder

GUSTAV MAHLER
Lieder
Bernarda Fink (Mezzo)
Andres Orozco-Estrada (Conductor)
Harmonia Mundi 902173
3149020217320
Released : May 2014

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MARIN MARAIS - Pičces de Viole

MARIN MARAIS
Pičces de Viole
Josh Cheatham (viola da gamba)
Julien Léonard (viola da gamba)
Skip Sempé (harpsichord)
Paradizo PA0006

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Bohuslav Martinu - VIOLIN CONCERTOS 1 AND 2 - RHAPSODY-CONCERTO FOR VIOLA

BOHUSLAV MARTINU
Violin Concertors 1 and 2
Rhapsody - Concerto for Viola
Joseph Suk (Violin)
Vaclav Neumann (Conductor)
SUPRAPHON SU3967

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Bohuslav Martinu - Suite from the Opera Juliette

BOHUSLAV MARTINU
Suite from the Opera Juliette
Three Fragments from Juliette
Magdalena Kozená (Soprano)
Sir Charles Mackerras (Conductor)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Supraphon SU3994

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Jules Massenet - Piano Works

JULES MASSENET
Complete Solo
Piano Works
Stefan Irmer (Piano)
MDG 6181729
760623172927
Released : January 2012

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McLoskey - Prex Penitentialis

LANSING McLOSKEY
Prex Penitentialis
Andrea Fullington (Soprano)
Brad Lubman (Conductor)
HGNM Chamber Orchestra
Albany 1258
Released : April 2011

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Felix Mendelssohn - Piano Concertos 1 & 2

FELIX MENDELSSOHN
Piano Concertos 1 & 2
Symphony No. 5 "Reformation"
Louis Lortie (Piano - Conductor)
Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Atma ACD22617

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Felix Mendelssohn - Complete String Symphonies

FELIX MENDELSSOHN
Complete String Symphonies
Lev Markiz (conductor)
Amsterdam Sinfonietta
BIS-SACD 1738

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Felix Mendelssohn - Elijah

FELIX MENDELSSOHN
Elijah, Op. 70
Christoph Spering (Conductor)
Das Neue Orchester
Chorus Musicus Köln
MDG 6021656
Released : November 2010

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Mendelssohn - Symphonies 3 and 4

FELIX MENDELSSOHN
Symphonies Nos. 3 and 4
Heinz Holliger (Conductor)
Musikkollegium Winterthur
Hybrid SACD
MDG 9011663
Released : September 2011

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Olivier Messiaen - Eclairs sur l'Au-Delŕ

OLIVIER MESSIAEN
Eclairs sur l'Au-Delŕ
Ingo Metzmacher (Conductor)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Kairos 0012742KAI

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Olivier Messiaen - Various Organ Works

OLIVIER MESSIAEN
Various Organ Works
Louis Thiry (Organ)
Calliope CAL1527

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Olivier Messiaen - Livre du Saint Sacrement

OLIVIER MESSIAEN
Livre du Saint Sacrement
Michael Bonaventure (Organ)
Delphian DCD34076
801918340765

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Wolfgang Mitterer - Stop Playing

WOLFGANG MITTERER
Stop Playing
Wolfgang Mitterer (Organ)
Col legno WWE20296
9120031340713
Released : January 2011

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - The Complete Piano Concertos

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
The Complete Piano Concertos
Murray Perahia (piano)
Murray Perahia (conductor)
English Chamber Orchestra
Sony 12CD set 87230

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Trios

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
Piano Trios (complete)
The Gryphon Trio
Analekta AN29827/8

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Exsultate jubilate (and other vocal works)

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
Exsultate jubilate
Carolyn Sampson (soprano)
Robert King (conductor)
Choir of the King's Consort
The King's Consort
Hyperion CDA67560

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
Requiem
Peter Schreier
Leipzig Radio Chorus
Dresden Staatskapelle
Philips 4752052 or 4114202

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Mozart - Requiem

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
Requiem
Teodor Currentzis (Conductor)
The New Siberian Singers
MusicAeterna
Alpha 178
Released : April 2011

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Modest Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition

MODEST MUSSORGSKY
Pictures at an Exhibition
Simon Rattle (conductor)
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 17582

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Modest Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition

MODEST MUSSORGSKY
Pictures at an Exhibition
Leonard Slatkin (conductor)
Peng Peng (piano)
Nashville Symphony Orchestra
Nashville Symphony Chorus
Naxos 8.570716

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Modest Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition - Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)

MODEST MUSSORGSKY
Pictures at an Exhibition
Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
EMI 698360

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Mussorgsky - Piano Works

MODEST MUSSORGSKY
Russian Piano Music Vol. 8
Anthony Goldstone (Piano)
Divine Art DDA25100
809730510021
Released : July 2011

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MODEST MUSSORGSKY - Pictures at an Exhibition

MODEST MUSSORGSKY
Pictures at an Exhibition
Paul Lewis (Piano)
Harmonia Mundi 902096
3149020209622
Released : January 2015

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