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Selected from this week's newly added releases, a live recording of the complete West Side Story by Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony; the Jasper Quartet's new recording of Beethoven String Quartet No. 14; Danish composer 'Fuzzy's' latest collection of works; and, 32 National Anthems for the FIFA World Cup. Enjoy these and browse all the latest releases at ClassicsOnline.

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The ClassicsOnline Team


New Releases for Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Bernstein, L.: West Side Story (Silber, C. Jackson, San Francisco Symphony, Tilson Thomas)
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Bernstein, L.: West Side Story (Silber, C. Jackson, San Francisco Symphony, Tilson Thomas)
SFS Media: 82193600592

Michael Tilson Thomas and the 15-time Grammy Award–winning San Francisco Symphony release a live recording of the first-ever complete concert performances of the score from Leonard Bernstein's West Side Story. The recording features a talented cast of Broadway actors led by Alexandra Silber (Maria) and Cheyenne Jackson (Tony), alongside members of the San Francisco Symphony Chorus. This album is the latest on the Orchestra’s own SFS Media label.


Other Featured New Releases:


Beethoven, L. van: String Quartet No. 14 (The Jasper String Quartet) Beethoven, L. van: String Quartet No. 14 (The Jasper String Quartet)
Sono Luminus: SL-D-97203

Having recently released two highly acclaimed albums for the Sono Luminus label featuring the works of Beethoven, Schubert, and Aaron Jay Kernis, the Philadelphia-based Jasper Quartet now releases Beethoven String Quartet Op. 131. The Jasper Quartet has been hailed as "sonically delightful and expressively compelling” (The Strad) and as "powerful" (The New York Times).
   
Fuzzy: Chimes of Memory (Krogh, Rehling, Balland) Fuzzy: Chimes of Memory (Krogh, Rehling, Balland)
Dacapo: 8.226561

Chimes of Memory is a diverse collection of works by the Danish composer and musician Jens Wilhelm Pedersen, a.k.a. Fuzzy. In the title work, recorded on a historic digital audio workstation at Danish Radio, Fuzzy gazes deep into the well of memory. In the other works we encounter organ music written for the cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris alongside experimental and dream-like sounds played on saxophone, harp and, the composer’s beloved old grand piano.
   
32 Nationalhymnen zur Weltmeisterschaft in Brasilien (Die) (32 National Anthems - FIFA World Cup 2014 Brazil) 32 Nationalhymnen zur Weltmeisterschaft in Brasilien (Die) (32 National Anthems - FIFA World Cup 2014 Brazil)
Naxos: 8.552014

World Cup fever gets a boost with this collection of 32 National Anthems recorded in superior sound from Naxos.


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