The New CD Show - Classical Releases 16 June

David selects an original Broadway recording of South Pacific as his Recording of Special Historical Significance, and his Connoisseurs’ Choice is a recent release of chamber music by Schumann performed by the Nash Ensemble. The Choice for the Curious, meanwhile, is Glazunov Symphonies and Concertos performed by the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Laura Wright
Glorious
Decca
4764879

Recording of Special Historical Significance
South Pacific – Original Broadcast Cast Recording
Masterworks Broadway
Sony
88697499192

CD of the Week
Beethoven Bagatelles
Steven Osborne
Hyperion
CDA67879

Best Bargain
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2
Alessandro Marangoni
Malmo Symphony Orchestra
Naxos
8.572823

Connoisseurs Choice
Schumann Chamber Music
The Nash Ensemble
Hyperion
CDA67923

Choice for the Curious
Glazunov: Complete Symphonies and Concertos
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Jose Serebrier
Warner Classics

The New Releases Show

The New CD Show With David Mellor on Classic FM The New Releases Show

Every Saturday night at 9pm-10pm, David Mellor reviews all the latest classical music releases.