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KOECHLIN, C.: Les heures persanes (van Raat)


Our favorite this week is this album of piano pieces by Charles Koechlin. Inspired by Pierre Loti's diary of a journey through Persia, Les heures persanes evokes Oriental atmospheres through the "passionate and skilled" (The Sunday Times) playing of Ralph van Raat.
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Johannes Brahms Choral Music - Antoni Wit and the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus

Beginning in 1857, Johannes Brahms wrote widely for choral forces, taking a variety of poetic source material. Begrãbnisgesang (Funeral Hymn) evinces a great feeling of solemnity, while Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny) is an urgent, volatile work. (read more)
 
 
Gavriel Lipkind: Cello Heroics - Take 20% off the featured titles

Lipkind Productions is a label of self-produced recordings by cellist Gavriel Lipkind. The story began with Gavriel's unusual interpretation of Bach's Cello Suites and continued with his virtuoso album "Miniatures & Folklore". (read more)

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Critics' Picks - Best of 2011 Volume 1

The first of the two volumes of releases inside were chosen from popular critics' year-end 'Best of 2011' lists. (read more)

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Lute Partita in C minor, BWV 997 (arr. T. Hoppstock for guitar) - I. Prelude
Track no. 7 (00:03:26)
Catalogue: 8.572427

From the album:
BACH, J.S.: Guitar Transcriptions - Partita No. 2, BWV 826 / Lute Partita, BWV 997 / Prelude, Fugue and Allegro, BWV 998 (Perroy)


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Rota, N.: Viola Sonatas Nos. 1 and 2 (Bianchi, Vincenzi)
Dynamic: CDS211

The first time I heard anything by Rota, I thought of Rhino Nota - big notes! Beautiful music, long melody lines and exciting chords. The tension is to touch like in a western movie although...
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