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DVD video releases of Vaughan Williams' Sinfonia Antartica with James Judd conducting the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and documentary features on the Antartic, and a DVD video of Cecilia Bartoli performing music of Vivaldi (PANGAEA / DECCA)
Four releases on a new label: music of Mozart for violin and piano played by Fabrizio Cipriani and Sergio Ciomei, harp concertos of Haydn played by Gudelieve Schrama, concertos for horn (Keulen), clarinet (Loevendie) and flugelhorn (Jeths) played by first-desk players of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra recorded at world premiere performances, and a Piazzolla collection performed by Carrefour with Per Arna Glorvigen, bandoneon (NORTHWEST CLASSICS)
Volume 6 in an series of music of Sir Granville Bantock, including excerpts from Song of Songs, Overture to a Greek Tragedy and Pierrot of the Minute, performed by soloists with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Vernon Handley (HYPERION).
Tavener's Ikon of Eros performed by soprano Patricia Rozario and baritone Tim Krol with violinist Jorja Fleeznis and the Minnesota Chorale and Orchestra conducted by Paul Goodwin (REFERENCE RECORDINGS)
A new recording by pianist Earl Wild (Marcello, Beethoven, Balikarev, Chopin) and a reissue of Wild live concert performances of Liszt; a new Chopin CD by Ivan Moravec, and piano music of Castelnuovo-Tedesco played by Jordi Masó (IVORY CLASSICS / VOX / NAXOS)
Multi-channel releases of Shostakovich's Symphonies 5 and 9 with the Giuseppe Verdi Orchestra of Milan conducted by Oleg Caetani, and computer generated "music" of Ludger Brümmer with visuals by Silke Braemer (ARTS / WERGO)
Introducing the world of American Jewish Music: Rare, New, and Rediscovered American Classics—Excerpts from works by Brubeck, Bernstein, Milhaud, Schoenfield, Toch, Wyner, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Weill, and others performed by various orchestras and performers, introducing a new Naxos series