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Victoria de los Angeles: The Sweetheart Soprano

Victoria de los Angeles: The Sweetheart Soprano Victoria de los Angeles (With Fischer-Dieskau some tracks) Catalogue Number: ALC 1232 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time 78:10 ADD 1950/61 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “we went … to de los Angeles for warmth of heart, beauty of tone and expression. Everything she […]

May 31st, 2014
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Nikolai MYASKOVSKY (1881-1950) Piano Sonatas Nos. 4, 5, Sonatine, Prelude

Nikolai MYASKOVSKY (1881-1950) Piano Sonatas Nos. 4, 5, Sonatine, Prelude Murray McLachlan Catalogue Number: ALC 1245 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 73:27 DDD 1988 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “the playing – intelligent and competent as before……the Fourth Sonata is at least, by my reckoning, easily the finest of the […]

May 31st, 2014
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Carl Maria von Weber

Carl Maria von Weber Clarinet Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 Gran Quintetto for Clarinet & Strings David Glazer, Gervase de Peyer (Clarinets) Württemburg Chamber Orchestra/Jorg Faerber; Melos Ensemble Gervase de Peyer Melos Ensemble David Glazer Württemburg Orchestra Jörg Faerber Catalogue Number: ALC 1252 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: 1961/68 ADD, 66:25 Price: £6.99   CLICK […]

May 31st, 2014
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John Williams: Guitar Magician

John Williams: Guitar Magician John Williams guitar Catalogue Number: ALC 1253 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 78:10 ADD, 1961/2 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY ‘A prince of the guitar has arrived in the musical world’ (Segovia) “the guitarist’s skill must be exercised rather more fully, though you would not think […]

May 31st, 2014
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Treasures of Baroque Albinoni – Pachelbel- Handel- Corelli- Vivaldi- Telemann

Treasures of Baroque Albinoni – Pachelbel- Handel- Corelli- Vivaldi- Telemann Württemburg Orchestra Jörg Faerber with various star Soloists incl Helmut Rilling, Anton Stingl etc Catalogue Number: ALC 1254 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 77:39 ADD 1965-75 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “It was Faerber’s Württemburgers (Turnabout) who first introduced the […]

May 31st, 2014
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Kabalevsky: Orchestral Music including “The Comedians” Suite

Kabalevsky: Orchestral Music including “The Comedians” Suite Russian Cinematographic Symphony Orchestra / Walter Mnatsakanov; Anatoly Sheludiakov (piano) Catalogue Number: ALC 1287 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time 77:27 DDD 1996 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “’a never failing melodic inspiration, reliable harmonic imagination and a superb command of the orchestral palette’ […]

May 31st, 2014
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HARPSICHORD FAVOURITES The Harmonious Blacksmith

HARPSICHORD FAVOURITES The Harmonious Blacksmith Robert Aldwinckle (replica instruments by John Horniblow) Catalogue Number: ALC 1293 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 71:03 DDD 1986 /87 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Robert Aldwinckle is an accomplished player, well known beyond early-music circles. He offers here a potpourri of familiar harpsichord pieces […]

May 31st, 2014
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Best of Dixieland Jazz

Best of Dixieland Jazz Dutch Swing College Pete Fountain Jack Teagarden Sidney Bechet Al Hirt Louis Armstrong ETC Catalogue Number: ALN 1947 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 76:05 1949- 61 Price: £6.99   CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Many bands here were led by musicians whose playing careers stretched way back before the […]

May 31st, 2014
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