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Penderecki's Symphonies 2 and 4 with the Polish NRO/Wit (NAXOS)

Reissue of mono recordings of ballets of Offenbach and Meyerbeer with Joseph Levine conducting the Ballet Theatre Orchestra (EMI CLASSICS)

Mahler's Symphony No. 4 with Riccardo Chailly/Royal Concertgebouw (DECCA)

An overview of symphonies of SIR MALCOLM ARNOLD, and a selective discography (VARIOUS)

"The Essential Lutoslawski" - a 2 CD budget set including recordings conducted by the composer (PHILIPS)

Two recordings of Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6, one conducted by Valery Gergiev, and an older concert performance conducted by Carlo Maria Giulini (PHILIPS/BBC LEGENDS)

Superb performances of Strauss's Zarathustra and songs of Szymanowski recorded live at the Proms, with outstanding sonics (BBC MUSIC)

A 1965 Vienna production of Strauss's Salome with Anja Silja, but the real star is Fritz Wunderlich (MYTO)

Dvorak's Symphony No. 8 and The Noon Witch with Nicholas Harnoncourt and the Concertgebouw (TELDEC)

Sarah Chang plays violin concertos of Richard Strauss and Karl Goldmark with conductors Wolfgang Sawallisch and James Conlon (EMI CLASSICS)

Mitsuku Uchida plays Schubert's Piano Sonatas Nos. 9 and 16 (PHILLIPS)

D'Albert's opera Die Toten Augen recorded live in Dresden (CPO)

Dominick Argento's Valentino Dances and other works, with Eiji Oue and the Minnesota Orchestra (REFERENCE REC)

Durufle's Requiem and other vocal works with soloists, chorus & orch. conducted by Michel Plasson (EMI CLASSICS)

Reissue of a 1962 recording of Handel's SAMSON with Jan Peerce & Phyllis Curtin (VANGUARD CLASSICS)

Reissue of Alfred Deller's 1956 recording of Purcell's Ode for St. Cecilia's Day (VANGUARD CLASSICS)