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SZIGETI The European Columbia Recordings, Volume 1

SZIGETI The European Columbia Recordings, Volume 1

This week’s release by violinist Joseph Szigeti is the first of a series which restores to circulation some of the most difficult-to-find recording...

HORENSTEIN in Gothenburg, Vol. 4

HORENSTEIN in Gothenburg, Vol. 4

"Horenstein's account of the Fourth is not naive or simple but probing and searching, an empathetic shaping of accent and expression that goes far ...

RODZIŃSKI: The Early Recordings

RODZIŃSKI: The Early Recordings

"...As you listen to them, I think you will understand why the Philharmonic snatched him up to succeed Barbirolli. Rodziński whips up tremendous ex...

KEMPFF The Beethoven Piano Sonatas

KEMPFF The Beethoven Piano Sonatas

"Wilhelm Kempff was in his mid-50s when the mono recordings were made, and about 70 for the later cycle. The musicianship on both sets is exemplary...

BUSCH conducts Beethoven in the USA

BUSCH conducts Beethoven in the USA

This week we enter the finishing straight of our year-long Beethoven 250th birthday celebrations with a fantastic set of recordings conducted by Fr...

KOUSSEVITZKY conducts Sibelius

KOUSSEVITZKY conducts Sibelius

"I have long intended to write to you but there have been so many demands on my time that I have scarcely had a minute to myself ... Do you not thi...

MENGELBERG Columbia Concertgebouw Recordings, Volume 2

MENGELBERG Columbia Concertgebouw Recordings, Volume 2

This week we complete the Mengelberg Concertgebouw Columbia Recordings series with this second volume of to add to Volume One and our previous issu...

HORENSTEIN conducts Bach and Bruckner

HORENSTEIN conducts Bach and Bruckner

NB: Due to the current pandemic CDs may take longer than usual to arrive. "The Gothenberg players, under Horenstein’s stellar leadership, remain el...

KEMPFF Beethoven Piano Sonatas, Vol. 3

KEMPFF Beethoven Piano Sonatas, Vol. 3

NB: Due to the current pandemic CDs may take longer than usual to arrive. "The surprises of the first movement are all the more exciting because th...

BUSCH in Vienna: Beethoven & Haydn Symphonies

BUSCH in Vienna: Beethoven & Haydn Symphonies

NB: Due to the current pandemic CDs may take longer than usual to arrive. Some of Fritz Busch's final studio recordings were made in Vienna in 1950...

HORENSTEIN Mahler Symphony No. 5

HORENSTEIN Mahler Symphony No. 5

NB: Due to the current pandemic CDs may take longer than usual to arrive. This week we see our 1000th release, and it's something very, very specia...

STOKOWSKI conducts Schoenberg, Dubensky & Hindemith

STOKOWSKI conducts Schoenberg, Dubensky & Hindemith

NB: Due to the current pandemic CDs may take longer than usual to arrive. The highlight and main body of this, the 999th release on Pristine Classi...