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Re: New Releases
« Reply #10660 on: October 15, 2020, 10:30:38 PM »
This disc has been out a year - it is very good.

Oh, thanks - only just been reviewed.
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« Reply #10661 on: October 15, 2020, 10:33:04 PM »
Very interesting news for both composers. Let's hope Novák's symphonies will be recorded, or stuff that has not seen the light of day yet.
+1 although what is most needed is a new recording of Novák's choral/orchestral masterpiece 'The Storm' - one of the greatest 20th Century choral works IMO. Still. This is exciting news indeed and thanks for letting us know.
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« Reply #10663 on: October 16, 2020, 07:39:57 AM »
One day, there will be no new recordings that interest me.  Today is not that day.



I bought that as a hi-res download the other day--it's excellent.

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« Reply #10666 on: October 16, 2020, 10:27:48 AM »


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This tops without a doubt the atrociousness of any cover featured  before, but I hope the quality of the performances is better than anything they did before.

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« Reply #10667 on: October 16, 2020, 11:28:37 AM »
This tops without a doubt the atrociousness of any cover featured  before, but I hope the quality of the performances is better than anything they did before.

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There’s a sneak peek of the credo of one of the masses on streaming platforms, sounds like a Titelouze organ piece with voices instead of organ,
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« Reply #10668 on: October 16, 2020, 11:36:09 AM »
+1 although what is most needed is a new recording of Novák's choral/orchestral masterpiece 'The Storm' - one of the greatest 20th Century choral works IMO. Still. This is exciting news indeed and thanks for letting us know.

Oh yes, I had forgot The Storm. A more recent recording is more than welcome.

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« Reply #10669 on: October 16, 2020, 06:10:37 PM »



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« Reply #10670 on: October 16, 2020, 11:59:04 PM »
There’s a sneak peek of the credo of one of the masses on streaming platforms, sounds like a Titelouze organ piece with voices instead of organ,

I tried to get my mind around that metaphor, but I guess I have to hear it for myself.  :D

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« Reply #10671 on: October 17, 2020, 12:26:23 AM »
I tried to get my mind around that metaphor, but I guess I have to hear it for myself.  :D

It’s sometimes said, maybe Wili Appel was the first to say it, that Gombert’s polyphonic sacred music, in particular the magnificats, is the inspiration of the whole baroque tradition of imitative polyphony on organ. And Titelouze is one of the founding fathers of that organ tradition.
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« Reply #10672 on: October 17, 2020, 12:30:24 AM »
It’s sometimes said, maybe Wili Appel was the first to say it, that Gombert’s polyphonic sacred music, in particular the magnificats, is the inspiration of the whole baroque tradition of imitative polyphony on organ. And Titelouze is one of the founding fathers of that organ tradition.

Thnx for the explanation!  :)

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« Reply #10673 on: October 17, 2020, 04:07:32 AM »


Cover shot finally.



Ólafsson already gets the complete recordings treatment.



Another version can't hurt.





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« Reply #10674 on: October 17, 2020, 03:49:23 PM »
This tops without a doubt the atrociousness of any cover featured  before, but I hope the quality of the performances is better than anything they did before.

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And here was I thinking that was actually one of the more pleasant Beauty Farm covers. Which isn't saying much, I grant you.
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Re: New Releases
« Reply #10676 on: October 19, 2020, 11:16:26 AM »
Hadn't seen this one anywhere until now but it's downloadable on eClassical.


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Re: New Releases
« Reply #10677 on: October 19, 2020, 11:27:10 AM »
Some DECEMBER news



Not just premiere recordings of the Mosolov works, but the first ever performance of the harp concerto.



A real contender for the Worst Album Covers thread:



(feat. Vivaldi, Locatelli, three less famous guys)


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Re: New Releases
« Reply #10678 on: October 19, 2020, 11:43:10 AM »
A new recording of chamber music by Reynaldo Hahn (the two String Quartets, and the Romance in A major for violin and piano):



This is the link to Amazon France.

The artists and the label are unknown to me. The CD is released “with the support of the Palazzetto Bru Zane“.

Release date is October 23rd.
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Re: New Releases
« Reply #10679 on: October 19, 2020, 02:47:28 PM »
A new recording of chamber music by Reynaldo Hahn (the two String Quartets, and the Romance in A major for violin and piano):

This is the link to Amazon France.

The artists and the label are unknown to me. The CD is released “with the support of the Palazzetto Bru Zane“.

Release date is October 23rd.
That is music I would be really interested in hearing, but the cover art is not helping.  ;D

Ivan Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra succeeded in recording Brahms 3 to complete their Brahms cycle just a few weeks ago (with Serenade No. 2), but their planned Beethoven 9 is canceled for at least another year or two.