GLIERE:  Symphony No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 42 Il'ya Murometz
London Symphony Orch/Leon Botstein, cond.
TELARC SACD 60609 TT:72:20 (5.1 channel)
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This is a knockout of a recording technically; while the regular CD sounds fine, the SACD stereo version is even fine—and the multi-channel version extraordinary indeed. This is the complete score of this sprawling Russian masterpiece which, because of brisk tempi, clocks in at only 72:20.  For more comments on the performance and sound, see REVIEW.  

"THE ROMANTIC HARP"
Music of Puccini, Grandjany, Lecuona, Faur», Salzedo, Debussy, Saint-SaŽns and Piern»
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
TELARC SACD 60581 TT: 

55:29 (5 channel)
BUY NOW FROM AMAZON A  very beautiful recording indeed, with the warm sound of the harp supernaturally close and big.  One is immersed in the sonic picture - multi-channel (5 instead of Telarc's usual 5.1) really seems like overkill to reproduce this instrument.  A debit is the short playing time (55:29); surely Ms. Kondonassis could provide a longer program for a full-priced CD.