Account Log In
   
ClassicsOnline - Your Classical Music Source New Releases Newsletter
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Dear ClassicsOnline customer,

Featured this week are an exciting album of Saint-Saëns orchestral works, works performed at the Diamond Jubilee celebration by the London Philharmonic, a dazzling debut album from rising star Tai Murray and piano music from Argentina in the early 20th century. Please enjoy, and click here to view all new releases.

Sincerely,
The ClassicsOnline Team


New Release of the Week:

Saint-Saens, C.: Orchestral Music (Royal Scottish National Orchestra, N. Jarvi)
Preview and Download at ClassicsOnline.com
Saint-Saëns, C.: Orchestral Music (Royal Scottish National Orchestra, N. Jarvi)
Chandos: CHSA5104

Neeme Jarvi leads the Royal Scottish National Orchestra in a program of early orchestral works by Camille Saint-Saëns, including Spartacus with its bold, chromatic notes, and gripping performances of four symphonic poems, Phaeton, Le Rouet d'Omphale, Danse macabre and La Jeunesse. Neeme Jarvi celebrates his 75th birthday this year, and his long career, and body of recorded work attest to the enduring quality of his talent.


Other Featured New Releases:


Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant (1952-2012) (London Philharmonic Orchestra, Parry) Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant (1952-2012) (London Philharmonic Orchestra, Parry)
LPO: LPO-0063

The London Philharmonic participated in the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant this year. This release includes music performed on board 'The Symphony' music herald barge as part of the June 3 flotilla.
   
Ysaye, E.: Violin Sonatas, Op. 27 (Murray) Ysaye, E.: Violin Sonatas, Op. 27 (Murray)
Harmonia Mundi: HMU907569

'Everything is thrown into the melting pot - Debussy, jazz, folk - resulting in a disc that makes me want to hear Murray playing all of them, so coherently has she pulled them together.' -- Gramophone
   
Piano Recital: Conti, Mirian - Pignoni, R. / Balcarce, E. / Guastavino, C. / Saenz, P. / Gilardi, G. / Plaza, J. (Nostalgias Argentinas) Piano Recital: Conti, Mirian - Pignoni, R. / Balcarce, E. / Guastavino, C. / Saenz, P. / Gilardi, G. / Plaza, J. (Nostalgias Argentinas)
Steinway: Steinway30010

Argentina in the 1920s was searching for a musical identity. Composers would often combine folk dances with nostalgic shades of Schubert, Prokofiev, Chopin and Franck. Mirian Conti celebrates the music of her native Argentina in this personal, moving performance.

Like us on Facebook  Follow us on Twitter

Copyright © 2012 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved.