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Beethoven: Septet, op.20 / Quintet for Pianos & Winds

Beethoven: Septet, op.20 / Quintet for Pianos & Winds Vienna Octet Members incl. Boskovskys, etc Walter Panhofer Catalogue Number: ALC 1243 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time 66:27 ADD 1959/60 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “The Decca recording of the Septet was made by the older generation of the Vienna Octet […]

April 1st, 2014
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Bartók – Piano Concertos 1-3

Bartók – Piano Concertos 1-3 Géza Anda Berlin R.S.O Ferenc Fricsay Catalogue Number: ALC 1246 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 77:11 ADD, 1961-2 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Anda’s recordings of the concertos have acquired classic status. Anda seems ideally cast as soloist and Fricsay is a natural Bartókian. Performances […]

April 1st, 2014
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Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue | An American in Paris Piano | Concerto in F I Got Rhythm

Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue | An American in Paris Piano | Concerto in F I Got Rhythm Leonard Bernstein New York Philharmonic Eugene List Frederick Fennell Eastman-Rochester Orch. Catalogue Number: ALC 1247 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: stereo ADD, 76:12 1958-62 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY (Piano Concerto:) “no punches are […]

April 1st, 2014
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Brahms: Piano Concerto No.2, Op.83 Violin Sonata No.1, Op.78

Brahms: Piano Concerto No.2, Op.83 Violin Sonata No.1, Op.78 Sviatoslav Richter Chicago Symphony O. Erich Leinsdorf (1-4) Oleg Kagan violin (5-7) Catalogue Number: ALC 1248 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 70:24 stereo/DDD, 1958/85 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY (Concerto) “Richter’s 1960 performance has all the intensity of a live occasion […]

April 1st, 2014
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Twenty Gems of Viennese Operetta

Twenty Gems of Viennese Operetta Anneliese Rothenberger Fritz Wunderlich Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Hilde Gueden Nicolai Gedda Catalogue Number: ALC 1249 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time 73:18 stereo 1957/1962 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY re ALC1049 Golden Operetta) “for listeners wanting the lollipops sung by famous singers …With Schwarzkopf, Loose, Kunz and […]

April 1st, 2014
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Orient Express – Light Classics: Europe & Beyond

Orient Express – Light Classics: Europe & Beyond Iain Sutherland Concert Orchestra Catalogue Number: ALC 1250 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Hi-Fi stereo, 78:25 1978 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “The Iain Sutherland Concert Orchestra conducted by Iain himself, proving that ‘light’ music can be taken seriously”. Classic FM, 2012). The […]

April 1st, 2014
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Khachaturian: Violin & Piano Concertos

Khachaturian: Violin & Piano Concertos Boris Gutnikov (vln) USSR Large S.O / Konstantin Ivanov Annette Servadei (pno) London Philharmonic Orc. Joseph Giunta Catalogue Number: ALC 1255 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: ADD/DDD 73:47 1981/7 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY Piano Concerto: previously on Hyperion) “She is nimble-fingered, clearly revelling in the […]

April 1st, 2014
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Johnny Mathis: Hits from the Velvet Voice

Johnny Mathis: Hits from the Velvet Voice Johnny Mathis Catalogue Number: ALN 1946 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Stereo 78:46 1957-62 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY Johnny ‘the Velvet Voice’ is one of the most successful vocal entertainers of all time, with enormous numbers of successful albums in the USA and […]

April 1st, 2014
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The Story of King’s College Choir & Chapel, Cambridge “The Boast of King’s”

The Story of King’s College Choir & Chapel, Cambridge “The Boast of King’s” King’s College Choir & Lay Clerks Philip Ledger Catalogue Number: ALDV 101 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time, 60:00 1982 Price: £11.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY A visual & musical journey around King’s College Chapel in Cambridge, describing its […]

April 1st, 2014
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