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October 26, 2008

Hummel: Trumpet Concerto in Eb (17:50)
German Chamber Phil, Bremen/Alison Balsom, tpt
EMI Classics 16213-0

Debussy: Sonata for Flute, Viola & Harp (17:48)
Yolanda Kondonassis, h; Joshua Smith, f; Cynthia Phelps, vi
Telarc CD-80694 "Air: Debussy & Takemitsu"

Messiaen: Preludes 3, 6 & 8 (16:01); L’Alouette Lulu (The Wood Lark) from Catalogue d’oiseaux (6:38)
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, p
DG B0012056-02 "Hommage à Messiaen"

Beethoven: Mass in C (46:15)
Sally Matthews, s; Sara Mingardo, ms; John Mark Ainsley, t; Alastair Miles, b; London Sym Orch & Cho/Sir Colin Davis
LSO Live 0594

October 19, 2008

Mozart: Piano Concerto #8 in C, K. 246 (20:30)
Suedama Ensemble/David Greilsammer, p
Naïve V-5149 "Mozart: Early Piano Concertos"

Beach: Theme & Variations for Flute & String Quartet (20:52)
Emily Beynon, f; Members of Royal Concertgebouw Orch
Channel Classics CCS SA 26408 "Emily Beynon: Flute & Friends"

Glass: Movement I from The Hours (10:33)
La Pietà/Angèle Dubeau
Analekta AN 2 8727 "Philip Glass: Portrait"

Marais, arr. Aldis & Rowe: Five Old French Dances (10:34)
Yuri Bashmet, vi; Mikhail Muntian, p
Onyx 4032 "Reminiscences"

Godowsky: Symphonic Metamorphosis on Die Fledermaus (11:04)
Marc-André Hamelin, p
Hyperion CDA-67626 "Godowsky: Strauss Transcriptions & Other Waltzes"

Bartók: Divertimento (26:53)
Les Violons du Roy/Jean-Marie Zeitouni
Atma Classics ACD2 2576

October 12, 2008

Chopin: Piano Sonata #2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35 (22:58)
Maurizio Pollini, p
DG 477 7626

Mozart: Deh, vieni alla finestra (2:10); Fin ch’han dal vino (1:35) from Don Giovanni
Verdi: Elle ne m’aime pas from Don Carlos (10:07)
Erwin Schrott, b-br; Comunitat Valenciana Orch/Riccardo Frizza
Decca 478 0473 "Erwin Schrott"

Kernis: Newly Drawn Sky (17:51)
Grant Park Orch/Carlos Kalmar
Cedille CDR 90000 105 "Symphony in Waves"

Rachmaninoff: Come, let us worship (2:51); Praise the Lord (4:48); Blessed is the man (4:17) from All-Night Vigil, Op. 37
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Cho/Paul Hillier
Harmonia Mundi HMU-807504

Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (Orchestrations compiled by Slatkin)
Nashville Sym Orch & Cho/Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 8.570716

October 5, 2008

Bach: Violin Concerto in E, BWV 1042 (17:25) (21:45)
Trondheim Soloists/Anne-Sophie Mutter, v
DG 477 7450

Brahms: String Quartet #3 in Bb, Op. 67 (33:42)
Casals Quartet
Harmonia Mundi HMI 987074.75 (2 CDs) "Brahms: The String Quartets"

Wagner: Wotan’s Farewell & Magic Fire Music from Die Walküre (18:30)
Juha Uusitalo, b-br; Helsinki Phil Orch/Leif Segerstam
Ondine ODE-1121-2 "The Wagner Album"
Tim Fain, v
Image Recordings IRC-0810 "Arches"

Veljo Tormis: Kolm mul oli kaunist sona (6:17)
Eric Whitacre: Lux Aurumque (3:49)
Edie Hill: II from A Sound Like This (3:46)
Cantus Ensemble
Cantus Recordings CTS-1208 "While You Are Alive"


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