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RECENT RELEASES
MAY 2018 RELEASES

ATMA Classique RE-ISSUES GABRIEL FAURÉ’S “INTÉGRALE DES MÉLODIES POUR VOIX ET PIANO” | ‘COMPLETE MÉLODIES FOR VOICE AND PIANO’ ON A 4 CD SET, AND A RECITAL BY FRENCH CANADIAN MEZZO-SOPRANO CAROLINE GÉLINAS TITLED “CONFIDENCES”

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ACD2 2741
Gabriel Fauré: Intégrale des mélodies pour voix et piano
(Complete melodies for voice and piano)
Hélène Guilmette, soprano ~ Julie Boulianne, mezzo-soprano
Antonio Figueroa, tenor ~ Marc Boucher, baritone
Olivier Godin, 1859 Erard piano

[ CD ]
ACD2 2781
Confidences (Confessions)
Ravel | Debussy | Schumann Fleming
Caroline Gélinas, mezzo-soprano
Olivier Godin, piano



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NMC Recordings RELEASE A COLLECTION OF WORKS FROM SEVENTEEN NOTED COMPOSERS, COMMISSIONED BY AND FOR BRASS QUINTET ONYX BRASS FOR THEIR NEW RECORDING TITLED “ONYX NOIR”, AND A VOLUME OF NEW WORKS BY ANDREW HAMILTON TITLED “MUSIC FOR PEOPLE.”

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Onyx Noir
Works by various composers
Onyx Brass
Niall Keatley, Alan Thomas trumpets
Andrew Sutton horn, Amos Miller trombone
David Gordon-Shute tuba

NMC D240 [ CD ]
Andrew Hamilton: Music for people
Michelle O'Rourke voice, Juliet Fraser soprano
Maxime Echardour percussion
Crash Ensemble
Ives Ensemble, Alan Pierson conductor


APRIL 2018 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE ANOTHER RY COODER RECORDING, “CHICKEN SKIN MUSIC” ON ULTRADYNAMIC HYBRID SACD.

[ Ultra Dynamic Hybrid SACD / CD ]
UDSACD 2161
Chicken Skin Music
Ry Cooder



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Stockfisch Records RELEASE THEIR FIRST RECORDING OF IRISH SINGER/SONGWRITER BRIAN FLANAGAN ON 180gram LP AND AUDIOPHILE HYBRID SACD.   A COLLECTION OF FOLK BALLADS INSPIRED BY HIS PERSONAL EXPERIENCES SFR 357.8091.2 cover AND CONCERNS, TITLED “WHERE DREAMS ARE MADE”

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[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
SFR 357 8091 2
Where Dreams Are Made
Brian Flanagan

[ Audiophile Hybrid CD/SACD ]
SFR 357 4091 2
Where Dreams Are Made
Brian Flanagan


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fresh! FROM Reference Recordings RELEASE THEIR 2ND VOLUME OF CONTEMPORARY PIANO WORKS PERFORMED BY NADIA SCHPACHENKO TITLED “QUOTATIONS & HOMAGES”

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Quotations & Homages
World Premiere - piano works
Nadia Shpachenko



ATMA Classique RELEASE AN IMPRESSIVE VOLUME OF “VIVALDI CONCERTOS POUR FLÛTE À BEC” FEATURING CANADIAN VIRTUOSO VINCENT LAUZER WITH ALEXANDER WEIMANN CONDUCTING ARION ORCHESTRE BAROQUE, AND A RECORDING OF JOHN DOWLAND'S “LACHRIMÆ” FEATURING LUTENIST NIGEL NORTH WITH VIOL CONSORT LES VOIX HUMAINES.

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[ CD ]
ACD2 2760
Vivaldi: Concertos pour flûte à bec
(Recorder Concertos)
Vincent Lauzer, recorder
ARION Orchestre Baroque
Alexander Weimann conductor

[ CD ]
ACD2 2761
John Dowland: Lachrimæ
Nigel North, lute
Les Voix humaines



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NMC Recordings RELEASE A COLLECTION OF WORKS BY RENOWNED CONTEMPORARY COMPOSER BRIAN FERNEYHOUGH FEATURING THE CHALLENGING WORK “LA TERRE EST UN HOMME” AND A NEW DISC IN THEIR ‘DEBUT DISCS’ SERIES FEATURING WORKS BY PHILIP VENABLES TITLED “BELOW THE BELT”

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NMC D231 [ CD ]
Brian Ferneyhough: La Terre est un Homme
Olivia Robinson soprano - Jennifer Adams-Barbaro soprano
Cherith Millburn-Fryer alto - ensemble recherche
EXAUDI, James Weeks conductor
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins conductor

NMC D238 [ CD ]
Philip Venables: Below The Belt
Various soloists
Melinda Maxwell oboe - Phoenix Piano Trio
Ligeti Quartet - David Hoyle performance artist
London Sinfonietta - Richard Baker conductor


MARCH 2018 RELEASES

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Stockfisch Records RELEASE AN AUDIOPHILE LP OF THEIR FIRST EVER RECORDING OF GUITARIST, SINGER/SONGWRITER SFR 357.8001.2 cover CHRIS JONES, TITLED “NO LOOKING BACK” ANOTHER LP FROM VETERAN TROUPADOR ALLAN TAYLOR TITLED “ALL IS ONE” AND A DOUBLE 45rpm OF AMERICAN AUTHOR AND NOTED SINGER/SONGWRITER CARRIE NEWCOMER TITLED “THE SLENDER THREAD”

[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
SFR 357 8001 2
No Looking Back
Chris Jones


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[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
SFR 357 8078 2
All Is One
Allan Taylor

[ Double 45rpm 180gram Audiophile LP ]
SFR 357 8088 1
The Slender Thread
Carrie Newcomer


FEBRUARY 2018 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE BOB DYLAN'S 1963 LANDMARK ALBUM “THE FREEWHEELIN’ BOB DYLAN” IN IT'S ORIGINAL MONO MIX ON A LIMITED EDITION DOUBLE 45rpm 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP

[ 180gram Double 45rpm Audiophile Mono LP ]
MFSL 2-459
The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan



ATMA Classique RELEASES “BRUCKNER LES 9 SYMPHONIES”, A 10 CD BOX SET OF THE BRUCKNER SYMPHONIES PERFORMED BY YANNICK NÉZET-SÉGUIN CONDUCTING ORCHESTRE MÉTROPOLITAIN DE MONTRÉAL, A CD TITLED “PAR QUATRE CHEMINS” FEATURING THE NEW ORFORD QUARTET PERFORMING WORKS BY THREE CANADIAN COMPOSERS, A NEW CD TITLED “FEMMES” OF CANADIAN SOPRANO MARIE-JOSÉE LORD PERFORMING FAVORITE ARIAS BY VERDI, PUCCINI AND MASSENET, AND A RE-ISSUE OF A SOLD-OUT FAVORITE FROM YANNICK NÉZET-SÉGUIN CONDUCTING ORCHESTRE MÉTROPOLITAIN DE MONTRÉAL TITLED “LA MER”
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[ 10 CD Limited Edition Box Set ]
ACD2 2451
Bruckner Complete Symphonies
Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal
Yannick Nézet-Séguin

[ CD ]
ACD2 2740
Par Quatre Chemins
New Orford String Quartet
Jonathan Crow, violin | Andrew Wan, violin
Eric Nowlin, viola | Brian Manker, cello


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ACD2 2758
Femmes
Verdi | Puccini | Massenet
Marie-Josée Lord soprano
Orchestre symphonique de Laval
Alain Trudel, conductor

[ CD ]
ACD2 2775
La Mer
Debussy | Britten | Mercure
Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal
Yannick Nézet-Séguin

JANUARY 2018 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE THE LINDA RONSTADT HIT ALBUM “HEART LIKE A WHEEL” AS A LIMITED EDITION 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP MFSL 1-472 cover AND A HYBRID SACD

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[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
MFSL 1-472
Heart Like a Wheel
Linda Ronstadt


[ Hybrid SACD ]
UDSACD 2190
Heart Like a Wheel
Linda Ronstadt


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ATMA Classique RELEASE AN ALBUM TITLED “THE PEOPLE’S PURCELL” ACD2 2726 cover THAT REUNITES TENOR MICHAEL SLATTERY WITH EARLY MUSIC ENSEMBLE LA NEF, PERFORMING SOME OF HENRY PURCELL'S MOST BEAUTIFUL AND POPULAR MUSIC.

[ CD ]
ACD2 2726
The People's Purcell
Michael Slattery, tenor
La Nef


NOVEMBER 2017 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE THE 70s POWER-ROCK TRIO LEAD BY JOE WALSH “JAMES GANG RIDES AGAIN” ON A LIMITED EDITION 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP

[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
MFSL 1-477
James Gang Rides Again
The James Gang



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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE ANOTHER BOB DYLAN RECORDING, “HIGHWAY 61 REVISITED” IN THE ORIGINAL MONO MIX ON ULTRADYNAMIC HYBRID SACD.

[ Mono Ultra Dynamic Hybrid SACD / CD ]
UDSACD 2182
Highway 61 Revisited
Bob Dylan



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REFERENCE RECORDINGS RELEASE A REFERENCE MASTERCUT RM-1518 cover
180gram LP OF THEIR 1993 ALBUM THAT WAS NOMINATED FOR A GRAMMY® AWARD FOR BEST ENGINEERING.   IT FEATURES MALCOLM ARNOLD CONDUCTING THE LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA AND IS TITLED “ARNOLD OVERTURES”

[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
RM-1518
Arnold Overtures
Malcolm Arnold
The London Philharmonic Orchestra



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REFERENCE RECORDINGS RELEASE A HYBRID SACD / HDCD OF RR-136SACD cover “SAINT-SAËNS SYMPHONY No.3 ‘Organ’” PERFORMED BY JAN KRAYBILL PLAYING ORGAN WITH THE KANSAS CITY SYMPHONY CONDUCTED BY MICHAEL STERN

[ SACD/HDCD ]
RR-136 SACD
Saint-Saëns
Symphony No. 3 “Organ”
Kansas City Symphony, Michael Stern, conductor
Jan Kraybill, organ
Noah Geller, violin; Mark Gibbs, cello



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fresh! FROM Reference Recordings RELEASE MAHLER SYMPHONY No.8 PERFORMED BY THE UTAH SYMPHONY CONDUCTED BY THIERRY FISCHER WITH THE MORMON TABERNACLE CHOIR, THE MADELEINE CHOIR SCHOOL AND DISTINGUISHED VOCAL SOLOISTS ON A DOUBLE HYBRID SACD/HDCD
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[ Double Hybrid SACD ]
FR-725
Mahler Symphony No.8 in E-flat Major
Utah Symphony, Thierry Fischer
Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Mack Wilberg, Music Director
with The Madeleine Choir School
Orla Boylan, soprano • Celena Shafer, soprano
Amy Owens, soprano • Charlotte Hellekant, mezzo-soprano
Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano • Barry Banks, tenor
Markus Werba, baritone • Jordan Bisch, bass



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ATMA Classique RELEASE “LUX”, A MULTILINGUAL CELEBRATION OF CHRISTMAS FEATURING THE CHŒUR DE L’EGLISE ST.ANDREW AND ST.PAUL, CONDUCTED BY JEAN-SÉBASTIEN VALLÉE, ACCOMPANIED BY ORGANIST JONATHAN OLDENGARM, ACD2 2771 cover BAROQUE ENSEMBLE ‘PALLADE MUSICA’ EXPLORE THE MUSIC OF GERMAN COMPOSER OTTO ERNST GREGORIUS SCHIEFERLEIN ON A DISC TITLED “TRIO SONATAS”, AND VINCENT LAUZER JOINS MATHIEU LUSSIER AND FRIENDS ON “SONATES POUR FLÛTE À BEC ET BASSON”

[ CD ]
ACD2 2771
L U X
Chœur de l'Église St. Andrew and St. Paul
Jean-Sébastien Vallée, conductor
Jonathan Oldengarm, organ


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ACD2 2744
Trio Sonatas
O. E. G. Schieferlein | G. P. Telemann | C.P.E. Bach
Pallade Musica

[ CD ]
ACD2 2753
Sonates pour Flûte à Bec et Basson
Vivaldi | Boismortier | Fasch | Telemann
Vincent Lauzer, recorder | Mathieu Lussier, bassoon
Sylvain Bergeron, baroque guitar & archlute
Amanda Keesmaat, cello | Mélisande McNabney, harpsichord



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NMC Recordings PRESENT THREE EXPRESSIVE CHAMBER WORKS BY LIVERPOOL BORN COMPOSER JOHN McCABE TITLED “SILVER NOCTURNES”

NMC D230 [ CD ]
John McCabe: Silver Nocturnes
Sacconi Quartet
David Pyatt horn
John McCabe piano
Roderick Williams baritone


OCTOBER 2017 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE AN ACOUSTIC AMERICAN FOLK / COUNTRY / BLUEGRASS ALBUM FEATURING VIRTUOSO FRIENDS, JERRY GARCIA AND DAVID GRISMAN TITLED “SHADY GROVE” ON A LIMITED EDITION DOUBLE 45rpm 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP

[ 180gram Double 45rpm Audiophile LP ]
MFSL 2-478
Shady Grove
Jerry Garcia & David Grisman



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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE ANOTHER BOB DYLAN RECORDING, “THE FREEWHEELIN' BOB DYLAN” IN THE ORIGINAL MONO MIX ON ULTRADYNAMIC HYBRID SACD.

[ Mono Ultra Dynamic Hybrid SACD / CD ]
UDSACD 2178
The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan



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opus 3 RELEASE A NEW DOUBLE 45 rpm AUDIOPHILE LP COMPILATION, AS THEIR
“40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION ALBUM”

[ Double 45rpm Audiophile LP ]
LD-26000
40th Anniversary Celebration Album
Various Artists



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ATMA Classique RELEASE A COLLECTION OF PIANO TRANSCRIPTIONS OF RUSSIAN BALLET MUSIC PERFORMED BY YOUNG VIRTUOSO DAVID JALBERT TITLED “STRAVINSKI | PROKOFIEV” and “HAUNTED BY BRAHMS,” AN INTRIGUING RECORDING OF AUTHOR-COMPOSER-PERFORMER LEWIS FURY PRESENTING HIS TRANSLATIONS OF BRAHMS' LIEDER

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[ CD ]
ACD2 2684
Stravinsky | Prokofiev
David Jalbert, piano

[ CD ]
ACD2 2765
Haunted by Brahms
Lewis Furey | piano & voice


SEPTEMBER 2017 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE THE RICHARD THOMPSON ALBUM “RUMOR AND SIGH” ON A DOUBLE 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP, AND THE LANDMARK ARETHA FRANKLIN COMPILATION “ARETHA’S GOLD” ON A LIMITED EDITION DOUBLE 45rpm 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP

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[ 180gram Audiophile 2 x LP ]
MFSL 2-476
Rumor And Sigh
Richard Thompson

[ 180gram Audiophile 2 x 45rpm LP ]
MFSL 2-479
Aretha's Gold
Aretha Franklin



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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE TWO MORE BOB DYLAN RECORDINGS, THE ALBUM TITLTED “LOVE AND THEFT” AND THE ORIGINAL MONO MIX OF “THE TIMES THEY ARE A-CHANGIN’ ” ON ULTRADYNAMIC HYBRID SACD.

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[ Ultra Dynamic Hybrid SACD / CD ]
UDSACD 2164
Love And Theft
Bob Dylan

[ Mono Ultra Dynamic Hybrid SACD / CD ]
UDSACD 2179
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Bob Dylan



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ATMA Classique RELEASE “KLEZMER DREAMS”, FEATURING THE CLARINET OF ANDRÉ MOISON, WHO IS ALSO PROMINENT WITH A PIPE ORGAN AND JAZZ COMBO ON THE JUNE RELEASE ‘IMPRESSIONS’, AND A REVEALING EXPLORATION OF CANADIAN EARLY MUSIC BY STUDIO DE MUSIQUE ANCIENNE DE MONTRÉAL DIRECTED BY CHRISTOPHER JACKSON TITLED “MUSIQUE SACRÉE EN NOUVELLE-FRANCE”
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[ CD ]
ACD2 2738
Klezmer Dreams
André Moisan, clarinet - Jean Saulnier, piano
Quatuor Molinari

[ CD ]
ACD2 2764
Musique sacrée en Nouvelle-France
Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal
Christopher Jackson | direction



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NMC Recordings RESCUE AND RE-RELEASE A CD OF THE FIRST RECORDED “STRING CHAMBER MUSIC” BY IMOGEN HOLST, AND PRESENT A COLLECTION OF WORKS BY ECLECTIC COMPOSER COLIN RILEY TITLED “SHENANIGANS”

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Imogen Holst: String Chamber Music
Simon Hewitt Jones violin - David Worswick violin
Tom Hankey viola - Oliver Coates cello
Thomas Hewitt Jones cello - Daniel Swain piano

NMC D241 [ CD ]
Colin Riley: Shenanigans
Tom Lessels clarinet - Kate Halsall piano/keyboard
Genevieve Wilkins percussion Nicola Summerscales alto flute
Samantha Wickramasinghe violin - Jessica Beeston viola
Rebecca Hepplewhite cello - Celine Saout harp
Matthew Schellhorn piano


AUGUST 2017 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE “BILLY JOEL GREATEST HITS VOLUME I & VOLUME II” MFSL 2-418 cover AS A LIMITED EDITION 180gram AUDIOPHILE 3 LP BOX SET AND A DOUBLE HYBRID SACD

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[ 180gram Audiophile 3 LP Box Set ]
MFSL 3-418
Greatest Hits Volume I & Volume II
Billy Joel


[ Double Hybrid SACD ]
UDSACD 2121-2
Greatest Hits Volume I & Volume II
Billy Joel



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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE THE KNACK ALBUM “GET THE KNACK” MFSL 1-474 cover AS A LIMITED EDITION 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP AND A HYBRID SACD

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[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
MFSL 1-473
Get The Knack
The Knack


[ Hybrid SACD ]
UDSACD 2191
Get The Knack
The Knack



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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE THE PROCOL HARUM ALBUM “A SALTY DOG” MFSL 1-474 cover AS A LIMITED EDITION 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP AND A HYBRID SACD

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[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
MFSL 1-474
A Salty Dog
Procol Harum


[ Hybrid SACD ]
UDSACD 2192
A Salty Dog
Procol Harum



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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE THE LEGENDARY ‘DEREK AND THE DOMINOS’ ALBUM, A COLLABORATION BETWEEN GUITAR GREATS ERIC CLAPTON AND DUANE ALLMAN, TITLED “LAYLA AND OTHER ASSORTED LOVE SONGS” ON A DOUBLE 180g AUDIOPHILE LP

[ 180gram Audiophile Double LP ]
MFSL 2-470
Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs
Derek and the Dominos



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fresh! FROM Reference Recordings RELEASE THEIR 7TH VOLUME OF THE PITTSBURGH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, DIRECTED BY MANFRED HONECK.
“SHOSTAKOVICH : SYMPHONY NO 5 & BARBER : ADAGIO”

[ Hybrid SACD ]
FR-724
Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No.5 in D Minor Op.47
Samuel Barber: Adagio For Strings
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Manfred Honeck



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ATMA Classique ON HIS DEBUT RECORDING FOR ATMA CLASSIQUE, QUÉBÉCOIS PIANIST JEAN-PHILIPPE SYLVESTRE, ACD2 2763 cover WITH ORCHESTRE MÉTROPOLITAIN CONDUCTED BY ALAIN TRUDEL, PRESENTS “ANDRÉ MATHIEU: CONCERTO DE QUÉBEC & RACHMANINOV: PIANO CONCERTO No.2”

[ CD ]
ACD2 2763
André Mathieu: Concerto de Québec
Sergueï Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 2
Jean-Philippe Sylvestre, piano
Orchestre Métropolitain
Alain Trudel, direction


All of these quality recordings are distrbuted in Australia by Rockian Trading
PO Box 44, BRIAR HILL, VIC, 3088
Telephone (03) 9432 4149 - International +613 9432 4149
email info@rockian.biz