Gramophone Editor’s Choice January 2017



Gramophone Choice

Rostropovich Encores – Gerhardt & Becker

For the young Alban Gerhardt, Rostropovich was ‘a reason to become passionate about the cello...

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Schubert & Sibelius: String Quartets – Ehnes Quartet

Death preyed heavily on the minds of both Schubert and Sibelius when they were composing the two ...

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Aspects – Aquarelle Guitar Quartet

With this new album, the Aquarelle Guitar Quartet draws a portrait of different aspects of the mu...

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Music For My Love Vol. 1: Celebrating the Life of a Special Woman – Kodály Philharmonic Orchestra / Mann

When in late 2014 Yodit Tekle was diagnosed with stomach cancer, her partner, Martin Anderson, wh...

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Hérold: Le Pré aux Clercs – Coro e Orquestra Gulbenkian / McCreesh

With Le Pré aux clercs, premiered at the Opéra-Comique in 1832, Louis-Ferdinand Hérold wrote a...

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Bach: Cantatas Nos. 54, 82 & 170 – Iestyn Davies; Arcangelo / Cohen

There can be no question that Iestyn Davies is one of today’s most accomplished counter-tenors. No...

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Beethoven: The Solo Concertos – van Keulen; Wiener KammerOrchester / Vladar

Stefan Vladar, the Austrian pianist and chief conductor of the Vienna Chamber Orchestra, directs ...

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Scarlatti: Missa Defunctorum – Odhecaton / Da Col

This recording is a discovery of Alessandro Scarlatti’s heretofore unknown sacred music, where ...

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Handel: Alcina. Tamerlano – Les Talens Lyriques / Rousset

This Handelian diptych, the brainchild of the director Pierre Audi, was conceived in a style of g...

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Bach: Complete Keyboard Works – Zuzana Růžičková

A musician of searching intellect, generous spirit and formidable purpose, Zuzana Růžičková i...

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