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21 interviews, and over 450 reviews of classical CDs, SACDs, DVDs, Blu-rays, and downloads in this 576-page issue!

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Although this set was released over two years ago, it only came to my attention more recently (and via a pirate clone on the Documents label...

Collectors have long known these performances, which have been available over many years on many different labels. In all cases, even BMG’s Melodiya series, the sound...


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Boulez recorded his integral set of Mahler (containing everything but one of the various completions of the unfinished 10th Symphony) between 1994 and 2011, although the...

This disc makes it into the Classical Hall of Fame for two reasons. First up, it stands as a representative of all those “second recordings” of...