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LEBRECHT LISTENS | A Definitive Recording Of Wilhelm Stenhammar's 2nd Symphony

By Norman Lebrecht on January 18, 2019

Ever bought a record just for the opening track? You’d be sorely tempted by this offering of Wilhelm Stenhammar from the Gothenburg Symphony and Herbert Blomstedt.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Liszt, Boris Giltburg, And A Fazioli Will Travel

By Norman Lebrecht on January 11, 2019

Comparisons between pianists Daniil Trifonov and Boris Giltburg are inevitable, but this new album of Liszt piano music shows he is every bit as thoughtful and, of necessity, twice as ingenious.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Whatever Happened To Composer Rebecca Clarke?

By Norman Lebrecht on January 4, 2019

Norman Lebrecht reviews a curious new album of music by composer Rebecca Clarke performed by cellist Natalie Clein.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Seong-Jin Cho's Mozart Checks Off All The Boxes

By Norman Lebrecht on December 28, 2018

To end the year, up pops a Mozart with five stars written all over it.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Records Of The Year — The Ones We Missed

By Norman Lebrecht on December 21, 2018

Eight classical albums released in 2018 that were too good to pass unnoticed.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Nadine Sierra Transcends With 'There's a Place for Us'

By Norman Lebrecht on December 14, 2018

In a sea of holiday releases, Florida-born soprano Nadine Sierra’s debut album makes us thankful for an extraordinary moment of respite.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Life Before Henryk Górecki's Third Symphony

By Norman Lebrecht on December 7, 2018

New release of early string quartets by Henryk Mikolai Gorecki sounds "just right".
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | New Album Of Works By Julian Anderson Is A Protest Against Mass Culture

By Norman Lebrecht on November 30, 2018

Oliver Knussen brings to life two works by Julian Anderson, an English composer now in his fifties whose reputation has not travelled far and wide — and you can hear why.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Rachel Barton Pine's Blues Dialogues Is On Heavy Rotation This Week

By Norman Lebrecht on November 23, 2018

Chicago-based violinist Rachel Barton Pine shows her most expressive side in an album with music by Black American composers.
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LEBRECHT LISTENS | Johannes Moser And Maximilian Hornung Make Fair Arguments For Cello Concertos

By Norman Lebrecht on November 16, 2018

This week, Norman Lebrecht highlights two new Cello concerto albums by Johannes Moser and Hornung Maximilian.
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