A budget set of the complete Ring cycle, with the Bayreuth Festival Orchestra and Choir conducted by Daniel Barenboim. Teldec, reissued Warner 2011....

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From 1899 to the end of the 78 era: 1899-1952 - the ultimate collection of great historical singers. The recordings are all taken from the original 4...

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Stuart Skelton (Grimes), Erin Wall (Ellen), Roderick Williams (Balstrode), Susan Bickley (Auntie), Hanna Husahr & Vibeke Kristensen (Nieces),...

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Sarah Fox (soprano), Kathryn Rudge (mezzo-soprano), Toby Spence (tenor) & Henry Waddington (bass-baritone) with the Crouch End Festival Chorus...

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Louise Alder (Semele), Hugo Hymas (Jupiter), Lucile Richardot (Juno/Ino), Carlo Vistoli (Athamas), Gianluca Buratto (Somnus/Cadmus), Emily Owen (Iris),...

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Joan Rodgers (soprano), Della Jones (mezzo soprano), Christopher Robson (counter-tenor), Philip Langridge (tenor), Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone) with...

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Nigel Robson (tenor), Jakob Lindberg (lute), Jakob Lindberg (chitarrone), Christopher Wilson (chitarrone), Michael Chance (counter-tenor), Ian Watson...

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Sir Bryn Terfel (Falstaff), Thomas Hampson (Ford), Adrianne Pieczonka (Alice Ford), Danill Shtoda (Fenton), Dorothea Röschmann (Nannetta), Larissa...

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This complete set of Beethoven Symphonies is performed by the Wiener Philharmoniker conducted by Sir Simon Rattle, with the City of Birmingham...

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Verdi's last opera "Falstaff" with Bryn Terfel in the title role, recorded at the Royal Opera House in London in 1999 . Bryn Terfel (Falstaff),...

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Ian Bostridge (Evangelist), Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Nicholas Mulroy (tenor), Neal Davies (bass), Iestyn Davies (countertenor) & Roderick Williams...

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The four most famous classical works for young listeners, presented by a first-class young orchestra under one of the most inspirational conductors of...

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Steven Osborne (piano) in a Gramophone-award nominated collection of Maurice Ravel's solo piano music. Hyperion, 2011: 2 CDs. BBC Music Magazine...

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This is the first professional commercial recording of Sir Arthur Sullivan's "Grand Opera" Ivanhoe: it launched D’Oyly Carte’s ambitious English Royal...

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Written in 1900 for the Teatro Liricio di Milano & conducted at its première by Toscanini, "Zazà" was Leoncavallo’s most popular opera after "I...

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James Gilchrist (Evangelist), Matthew Rose (Jesus), Ashley Riches (Pilatus), Elizabeth Watts (soprano), Sarah Connolly (alto), Andrew Kennedy (tenor),...

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Mirella Freni (Mimi), Luciano Pavarotti (Rodolfo), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Colline), Elizabeth Harwood (Musetta), Rolando Panerai (Marcello), Gianni Maffeo...

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Sir Bryn Terfel, Renée Fleming, Patricia Bardon & John Mark Ainsley with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment & Edinburgh Festival Chorus...

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Anna Netrebko (Giovanna d’Arco), Plácido Domingo (Giacomo), Francesco Meli (Carlo VII), Roberto Tagliavini (Talbot) & Johannes Dunz (Delil) with the...

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BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Martyn Brabbins, + soloist Rachel Nicholls (soprano) in Symphony 3. Hyperion, 2019. BBC Music...

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This live recording comes from Glyndebourne Festival's 1960 season, in what was the great Welsh bass-baritone Sir Geraint Evan's third outing as...

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Murray Perahia (piano) in a bargain boxed set of Beethoven solo piano works issued by Sony in 2016. NB now out of print - last physical copy....

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Katherine Watson (soprano), Iestyn Davies (countertenor), James Gilchrist (tenor) & Matthew Brook (bass) with the Orchestra of the Age of...

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Thomas Hampson (Simon Boccanegra), Joseph Calleja (Gabriele Adorno), Kristine Opolais (Amelia/Maria), Carlo Colombara (Fiesco) , Gaia Petrone (Ancella...

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Beaux Arts Trio - Bernard Greenhouse (cello), Menahem Pressler (piano), & Daniel Guilet (violin: 1967 recordings) & Isidore Cohen (violin:...

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Shostakovich Quartet. Alto reissue, 2010. Shostakovitch - String Quartet no.1 in C op.49 String Quartet no.2 in A op.68 String...

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The Boston Symphony Orchestra conducted by Andris Nelsons in another volume in their series " Shostakovitch under Stalin's Shadow ". DG, 2018....

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Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano) with Il Giardino Armonico directed by Giovanni Antonini in baroque arias famously performed by legendary castrato,...

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Verdi - Aida - 3CDs
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Montserrat Caballé (Aida), Plácido Domingo (Radamès), Fiorenza Cossotto (Amneris), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Ramfis), Piero Cappuccilli (Amonasro), Luigi Roni...

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Sir Bryn Terfel (Don Giovanni), Renée Fleming (Donna Anna), Dame Ann Murray (Donna Elvira), Michele Pertusi (Leporello), Herbert Lippert (Don...

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A 2019 Alto reissue of renowned Berlioz expert Sir Colin Davis' recording of this grandest of operas, originally recorded for LSO Live in Dec. 2000....

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Nelly Miricioiu (Emma), Bruce Ford (Ruggiero), Roberto Servile (Corrardo di Monferrato), Maria Costanza Nocentini (Adelia), Colin Lee (Aladino) &...

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Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano). DG, 2014. Recorded 17/3/14, Funkhaus Berlin. BBC Music Magazine 3-star review, Oct. 2014

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" A World Requiem", op.60, was written by John Foulds to commemorate the fallen of the First World War, & first performed on Armistice Night 1923:...

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A unique, double disc collection of medieval & later Welsh music & poetry, performed & reconstructed by Robert Evans (crwth and lyre)...

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Casgliad o garolau Nadolig + CD gan C ôr Rhuthun & Robat Arwyn / a collection of Christmas carols, including a CD performed by C ôr Rhuthun,...

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Casgliad o Emynau + CD gan Côr Cymry Lerpwl & Keith Orrell / a collection of hymns, including a CD performed by Liverpool Welsh Chorale, conducted...

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Casgliad o Emynau + CD gan Côr Ger y Ffin & Geraint Roberts / a collection of hymns, including a CD performed by Côr Ger y Ffin...

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Casgliad o Emynau + CD gan Côr CF1 / a collection of hymns, including a CD performed by CF1 Choir. Curiad - "Hoff Emynau cyfrol 4 / Best Loved Hymns...

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Casgliad o 15 Emynau + CD gan Côr Hen Nodiant / a collection of 15 hymns, including a CD performed by Côr Hen Nodiant . Curiad - "Hoff Emynau...

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Casgliad o 15 Emynau Pasg + CD gan Côr ABC / a collection of 15 Easter hymns, including a CD performed by Côr ABC (Aberystwyth). Curiad - "Hoff Emynau...

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Casgliad o Emynau + CD gan Côr Godre'r Garth / a collection of hymns, including a CD performed by Côr Godre'r Garth . Curiad - "Hoff Emynau cyfrol...

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Casgliad o Emynau + CD gan Côr Dre / a collection of hymns, including a CD performed by Côr Dre. Curiad - "Hoff Emynau cyfrol 8 / Best Loved Hymns vol....

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The legendary Alban Berg Quartet Parlophone recordings of the complete Beethoven string quartets from 1978-83, reissued as a Warner bargain set in 2019.

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Britten's own first full recording of his most famous opera, recorded in 1958 & here reissued by Decca in 2006. Gramophone Awards 1986 Winner -...

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The musical & intellectual exuberance of Sir Michael Tippett’s music is fully demonstrated in his piano works, recorded here in their entirety on a...

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William Lawes' 10 "Royal" consorts, played by Elizabeth Kenny (theorbo), Daniel Hyde (organ) with Phantasm. Linn, 2015. 5 -star review, BBC Music...

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Sophie Karthäuser (Sandrina / Violante), Nicolas Rivenq (La Podesta), Jeremy Ovenden (Il Contino Belfiore), Alex Penda (Arminda), Marie-Claude Chappuis...

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A live recording from the Concertgebouw Amsterdam, 1/6/2002, with Bryn Terfel accompanied by the Radio Filharmonisch Orkest Holland, conducted by Edo de...

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3 major vocal works by Dvořák. Decca 2020. BBC Music Magazine 5-star review, June 2020, BBC Radio 3 Record Review Record of the Week 28/3/20....

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Jennifer O'Loughlin (soprano), Diana Moore (alto), Nicholas Phan (tenor) & Sidney Outlaw (bass) with Baltimore Symphony Orchestra & the...

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Roberto Alagna (Manrico), Angela Gheorghiu (Leonora), Thomas Hampson (Il Conte di Luna), Larissa Diadkova (Azucena) & Ildebrando d'Arcangelo...

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Roberto Alagna (tenor), Simon Keenlyside (baritone), Till Fechner (baritone), Yann Beuron (tenor), Alain Fondary (baritone), Angela Gheorghiu (soprano),...

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The first full modern recording of Edward German's 1907 operetta, including 3 pieces cut during the original run, conducted by Aberystwyth-based Dr....

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This 2-DVD set charts the 1st 20 years of one of the world's most important vocal competitions. The 1st disc contains 170 minutes of performances...

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Cecilia Bartoli (Cenerentola), William Matteuzzi (Ramiro), Enzo Dara (Don Magnifico), Alessandro Corbelli (Dandini), Michele Pertusi (Alidoro), Gloria...

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Gramophone-Award winning recording by Ian Bostridge & Graham Johnson, with extra poems read by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. Der...

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Katia Ricciarelli (Ninetta), William Matteuzzi (Giannetto), Samuel Ramey (Il Podesta), Bernadette Manca di Nissa (Pippo), Luciana D'Intino (Lucia),...

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Anja Harteros (soprano), Sonia Ganassi (mezzo), Rolando Villazon (tenor) & René Pape (bass) with the Orchestra & Coro dell’Accademia di Santa...

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Catrin Finch (harp), Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano ) & Sinfonia Cymru, directed by John Rutter. DG, 2012. Rutter (b.1945) - Gaelic...

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The most comprehensive collection ever of Welsh traditional nursery rhymes & educational playtime songs, sung in a variety of styles by...

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Y casgliad mwyaf erioed o garolau Cymraeg, a chaneuon a gyfansoddwyd ar gyfer y Nadolig, sy’n cyfuno’r hen a’r newydd, y traddodiadol a’r cyfoes....

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Rising British star Louise Alder (soprano) & Joseph Middleton (piano) in an award-winning recital of Richard Strauss songs. Orchid, 2017....

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As well as the complete opera, this 4CD set includes a bonus disc featuring the original versions of a number of seven arias and a duet from the opera...

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The first full modern recording of William Vincent Wallace's 1848 Grand Opera, at the time one of the most popular of mid-nineteenth-century British...

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Welsh singer Jeremy Huw Williams (baritone) with Paula Fan (piano/harpsichord) & Rachel Kay Green (harp) in original songs & folksong...

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Classic Decca recordings, many by the original performers, of Benjamin Britten's music, compiled by Australian Eloquence in 2008. Britten –...

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Guy Johnston (cello) & Tom Poster (piano) with James Gilchrist (tenor) in an exciting recital based around 3 major sets of variations. Orchid,...

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"A Portrait of Renata Tebaldi" in many of her most celebrated roles, charting her recording career from 1949 to 1968 , compiled by Decca in 2010. NB...

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Montserrat Caballé (Violetta), Carlo Bergonzi (Alfredo), Sherrill Milnes (Germont), Dorothy Krebill (Flora), Nancy Stokes (Annina), Fernando Iacopucci...

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Jonas Kaufmann (tenor) in the deluxe version of his 2017 recital of French operatic favourites for Sony, with Sonya Yoncheva (soprano), Ludovic Tézier...

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Duo Praxedis perform duets for harp & piano by Welsh composer John Thomas (1826-1913), harpist to Queen Victoria. Recorded in Bulach, Switzerland,...

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Dmitri Hvorostovsky (baritone) with the Russian Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Mario Bernardi. Delos, 2002. Verdi - Vanne … Credo in...

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In the spectacular setting of the Welsh mountains, two of the world's greatest singers, Bryn Terfel & Renée Fleming, come together on the Faenol...

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The baddies always are more fun; in opera and musical theatre they are that much larger than life, too. Small wonder they prove (on the whole) such a...

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Michèle Crider (soprano), Markella Hatziano (mezzo-soprano), Gabriel Sadé (tenor) & Robert Lloyd (bass) with the London Symphony Orchestra and...

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Garrick Ohlsson (piano) & the Takács Quartet in these 2 quintets by Amy Beach & Edward Elgar. Hyperion, 2020. BBC Music Magazine Chamber...

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Alina Ibragimova (violin) with the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia 'Evgeny Svetlanov' conducted by Vladimir Jurowski. Hyperion, 2020. BBC...

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Lynne Dawson (soprano), Catherine Denley (contralto), David James (countertenor), Maldwyn Davies (tenor) & Michael George (bass) with The Sixteen...

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Allan Clayton (tenor), Andrew Foster-Williams (bass), Iestyn Davies (countertenor) & Julia Doyle (soprano) with Polyphony & Britten Sinfonia...

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The Nash Ensemble - Simon Crawford-Phillips (piano), Stephanie Gonley (violin), Adrian Brendel (cello), Lawrence Power (viola) & Jonathan Stone...

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Haydn - Te Deum for Prince Nicolaus Esterhazy, Hob. XXIIIc:1 - Nancy Argenta (soprano), Catherine Denley (mezzo-soprano), Mark Padmore (tenor),...

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Nicky Spence (tenor), Julius Drake (piano), Václava Housková (mezzo), VOICE (vocal trio - Victoria Couper, Clemmie Franks & Emily Burn ) &...

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The light music of Eric Coates (1886-1957) played by the BBC Philharmonic conducted by John Wilson. Chandos, 2019. Coates - The...

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The light music of Eric Coates (1886-1957) played by the BBC Philharmonic conducted by John Wilson. Chandos, 2020 . Coates - London...

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2 symphonies by M eczysław Weinberg (1919-96) conducted by Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla. DG, 2019. BBC Radio 3 Record Review Record of the Week 11/5/19,...

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Jane Gordon (violin) & Jan Rautio (piano). Resonus, 2021. Sonata no.1 in A op.13 Berceuse op.16 Andante op.75...

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Graham Johnson’s complete Schubert and Schumann songs series for Hyperion are landmarks in the history of recorded music: now he turns to the songs /...

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Andrew Haveron (violin) with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra conducted by John Wilson, & the Sinfonia of London Chamber Ensemble. Chandos, 2020....

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4 English classics for string orchestra from the earlier 20th century performed by the Sinfonia of London conducted by John Wilson. BBC Music Magazine...

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BBC Philharmonic conducted by John Storgårds. Chandos, 2020. BBC Music Magazine 5-star review, June 2020. Shostakovitch - Symphony no.11...

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Louise Alder (soprano) & Joseph Middleton (piano) in a recital of French song recorded at Potton Hall, Suffolk during Summer 2020. Chandos, 2021....

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The Sixteen directed by Harry Christophers. Coro, 2021. Purcell, Henry - God save our sovereign Charles Z.250 Swifter, Isis, swifter flow...

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The Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Edward Gardner, with Lise Davidsen (soprano), in a programme of favourite works by Jean Sibelius....

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Roderick Williams (baritone) & Andrew West (piano) appropriate songs more usually sung by female singers, plus songs by 2 female composers. Somm,...

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Nicholas Daniel (oboe/cor anglais) & the Doric String Quartet. Chandos, 2021. BBC Music Magazine 4/5 star review, Nov.2021. The legendary British...

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