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Interesting new recordings abound in this week's selections. Imogen Cooper kicks off a new piano series dedicated to Robert Schumann, English song from Valer Barna-Sabadus, a varied program of Maxwell Davies and virtuoso viola from Steven Dann. Add some new music to your life this week.

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New Releases for Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Schumann, R.: Fantasiestucke / Kreisleriana / Brahms, J.: Theme and Variations (Cooper)
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Schumann, R.: Fantasiestucke / Kreisleriana / Brahms, J.: Theme and Variations (Cooper)
Chandos: CHAN10755

This is the first volume in an exciting new series by Imogen Cooper dedicated to the works of Robert Schumann. Recognized worldwide as a performer of virtuosity and poetic poise, this promises to be a uniquely powerful and moving series.


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Vocal Recital: Barna-Sabadus, Valer - Purcell, H. / Matteis, N. / Dowland, J. (To touch, to kiss, to die) Vocal Recital: Barna-Sabadus, Valer - Purcell, H. / Matteis, N. / Dowland, J. (To touch, to kiss, to die)
Oehms Classics: OC870

Valer Barna-Sabadus follows up his successful Hasse Reloaded album with this collection of English songs of Purcell, Matteis and Dowland.
   
Maxwell Davies, P.: Trumpet Concerto / Piccolo Concerto / 5 Klee Pictures (Wallace, McIlwham, Maxwell Davies) Maxwell Davies, P.: Trumpet Concerto / Piccolo Concerto / 5 Klee Pictures (Wallace, McIlwham, Maxwell Davies)
Naxos: 8.572363

Peter Maxwell Davies's broad range is captured in this recording, featuring 5 Klee Pictures which is a kind of children's music for grownups, and a Piccolo Concerto and Trumpet Concerto, each performed by its dedicatee.
   
Breville, P. de: Viola Sonata / Koechlin, C.: Viola Sonata, Op. 53 / Tournemire, C.: Suite for Viola and Piano (Sonatas and Suites) (Dann, Parker) Breville, P. de: Viola Sonata / Koechlin, C.: Viola Sonata, Op. 53 / Tournemire, C.: Suite for Viola and Piano (Sonatas and Suites) (Dann, Parker)
ATMA Classique: ACD22519

99 years after the Paris conservatory admitted violins and cellos, the viola was allowed in. Here, Canadian violist Steven Dann and pianist James Parker introduce listeners to little known music, including two works in their world premieres.

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