Gramophone Editor’s Choice December 2016



Gramophone Disc of the Month

Gramophone Choice

Adams & Harris Violin Concertos – Waley-Cohen; BBC SO / Litton

Violinist Tamsin Waley-Cohen continues her series of concerto recordings on Signum with two contr...

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As Dreams – choral music by Lachenmann, Nørgård, Saariaho et al – Norwegian Soloists’ Choir; Oslo Sinfonietta / Pederson

Night, dreams, and farewells with an outstanding choir. Although different in many respects – c...

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Dvořák: Slavonic Dances Opp. 46 & 72 – Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Belohlávek

“[Belohlavek’s] return to the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra as music director has brought h...

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Vivaldi: Concertos for Two Violins – Carmignola; Beyer; Gli Incogniti

Vivaldi’s double concertos resemble jousts: there is bound to be comparison between the two pro...

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A Violin for All Seasons – Tasmin Little; BBC Symphony Orchestra

Encapsulating the voluptuous sound of the BBC SO’s strings, Tasmin Little is both the soloist a...

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Couperin: Ariane consolée par Bacchus – Degout; Les Talens Lyriques / Rousset

Couperin came from a dynasty of musicians very much in the public eye, starting with the beginnin...

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Mozart: Mass in C minor – Sampson; Bach Collegium Japan Chorus & Orchestra / Suzuki

Following on the 2015 release of Mozart’s Requiem, Masaaki Suzuki and his Bach Collegium Japan ...

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Goerner plays Nowakowski & Krogulski

Unknown Pearls of 19th-century Polish Music. The Fryderyk Chopin Institute presents wonderful Pol...

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Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius – London Philharmonic Orchestra / Boult

Sir Adrian Boult was a supreme interpreter of Elgar’s music, winning accolades and awards for p...

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