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Andre Eshpai's ballet A Circle -- Apocalypse has its first recording with Emin Khachaturian conducting a Russian studio orchestra (ALBANY TROY)

Mikhail Nosyrev's ballet The Song of Triumphant Love has its premiere recording with Vladimir Verbitsky conducting (OLYMPIA)

JUSSI BJOERLING Rarities, recorded from 1937-1953 including five previously unissued performances (VAI AUDIO)

GIUSEPPE DI STEFANO 1950 broadcasts, with Renata Tebaldi, Bidu Sayao and Lily Pons (URANIA)

A superb live 1969 performance of Britten's War Requiem with Carlo Maria Giulini conducting (BBC LEGENDS)

Guido Cantelli's NBC SO recordings of symphonies of Haydn's Symphony No. 93, Franck's Symphony, Mathis der Maler of  Hindemith and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition (TESTAMENT)

Oswald Kabasta's 1943/44 recordings of Beethoven's Eroica, Bruckner's Symphony No. 4 and Dvorak's Symphony No. 9 with the Munich PO (M&A)

Bernstein's Symphony No. 2 "Age of Anxiety"  and Bolcom's Piano Concerto played by Marc-André Hamlin/Ulster Orch/Dmitry Sitkovetsky (HYPERION)

Heldentenor JACQUES URLUS recordings of Wagner and operatic arias made 1907-1912 and 1924 (PREISER)

Igor Markevitch/London Symphony 1962 BBC concert: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring,  Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini  Mussorgsky: Six Songs (Galina Vishkevskaya) (BBC LEGENDS)

Living Stereo reissues of Prokofiev's Alexander Nevsky (Chicago SO/Reiner) and Khachaturian's Violin Concerto (Kogan/Boston SO/Monteux) (RCA)