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Battle Hymn of the Republic – Very Best of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Battle Hymn of the Republic – Very Best of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Mormon Tabernacle Choir Richard P.Condie (cond) Catalogue Number: ALN 1954 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 75:18 ADD stereo, 1958/62 Barcode: 5055354419546 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY This great and popular American Choir, born in 1873, has been referred to by […]

November 5th, 2015
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Alfred Schnittke: Viola & Cello (no.1) Concertos

Alfred Schnittke: Viola & Cello (no.1) Concertos Yuri Bashmet (viola) Natalia Gutman (Cello) USSR Ministry of Culture Symphony Orchestra Gennady Rozhdestvensky Catalogue Number: ALC 1311 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 77:44, DDD, 1986/7 Barcode: 5055354413117 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Both these especially lyrical works were composed specifically for (these) star players whose […]

November 5th, 2015
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Mozart: The Two Piano Quartets K478, K493

Mozart: The Two Piano Quartets K478, K493 The Nash Ensemble (Marianne Thorsen – violin Lawrence Power – viola Paul Watkins – cello lan Brown – piano) Catalogue Number: ALC 1304 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: 66:40; DDD 2005/6 Barcode: 5055354413049 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Mozart’s piano quartets, sharply contrasted, are among the finest […]

November 5th, 2015
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Mendelssohn String Quartets Op.13, Op.80 & 4 Pieces Op.81

Mendelssohn String Quartets Op.13, Op.80 & 4 Pieces Op.81 Elias String Quartet (Sara Bitlloch – violin Donald Grant – violin Martin Saving – viola Marie Bitlloch – cello) Catalogue Number: ALC 1303 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 2005/6 Time: 77:07 Barcode: 5055354413032 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “the searing intensity of the Elias’s […]

November 5th, 2015
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Royal Ballet Gems: Les Deux Pigeons / Dante Sonata

Royal Ballet Gems: Les Deux Pigeons / Dante Sonata Royal Ballet Sinfonia Barry Wordsworth Catalogue Number: ALC 1302 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 78:11 2003 Barcode: 5055354413025 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Les deux pigeons, with its prettily romantic and engagingly French music was refashioned by John Lanchbery, in favour of Ashton’s eternal […]

November 5th, 2015
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Debussy: String Quartet / Sonata for Cello Ravel: String Quartet : Introduction & Allegro

Debussy: String Quartet / Sonata for Cello Ravel: String Quartet : Introduction & Allegro Borodin Quartet Rostropovich & Britten (Cello Sonata) Osian Ellis & Melos Ensemble (Intro & Allegro) Catalogue Number: ALC 1296 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD 1962/69 stereo Time 77:33 Barcode: 5055354412967 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY (Cello Sonata) “triumphant … […]

November 5th, 2015
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Widor: Organ Symphony No.5 & excerpts Sym.6 & 8. Romantic French Organ Encores

Widor: Organ Symphony No.5 & excerpts Sym.6 & 8. Romantic French Organ Encores David Sanger St.Peter’s London & Bath Abbey Catalogue Number: ALC 1292 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 78:07, stereo 1976/80 Barcode: 5055354412929 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Sanger’s account of the Widor No.5 is first class in every respect and is […]

November 5th, 2015
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Ashkenazy plays Chopin

Ashkenazy plays Chopin Vladimir Ashkenazy Catalogue Number: ALC 1281 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time 79:14 ADD, 1959-61 Barcode: 5055354412813 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Ashkenazy won second prize at the Frédéric Chopin Competition in Warsaw (1955), first prize at the Queen Elisabeth Competition in Brussels (1956) and shared first prize in the Tchaikovsky […]

November 5th, 2015
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