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Music and the gramophone and some masterpiece recordings...

H L. Wilson

Music and the gramophone and some masterpiece recordings...

by H L. Wilson

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Published by George Allen andUnwin in London .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled by H.L. Wilson.
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View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Red Vinyl Vinyl release of The Greatest Recordings Of All Time Vol. 1 - on Discogs. Paul McCreesh and Gabrieli come bounding back this week with a second Purcell semi-opera – following their new edition of King Arthur, they now turn to The Fairy Queen, once again going back to the source with a new performance version prepared by Christopher l’s loose adaptation of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, which in my opinion is the most colourful of all.

  This imposing masterpiece, like so much of the Spanish piano repertory, has long been virtually the private preserve of the venerable Alicia de Larrocha, and Mr. Hamelin's recording is as.   Recently I wrote about the underrated Jean Martinon, who made some outstanding recordings during his tenure as conductor of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra from to At that time, Morton Gould also made some superb recordings as guest conductor of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, most notably of music by Charles Ives.

Some music lovers are familiar with Ce qu’on entend sur la montagne, Liszt’s symphonic poem based on Victor Hugo. But who knows that, ten years earlier, César Franck was inspired by the same poem? This early piece is recorded here by the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France conducted by . With over 1, pages of reviews, The Gramophone Classical Music Guide is the ultimate companion for classical music enthusiasts. Drawn from Gramophone magazine's panel of unrivaled critics, the book arms the reader with reviews of 3, recommended classical recordings to /5(2).


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