The New CD Show - Classical Releases 30 June

David Mellor picks his favourite new releases including music by King Henry VIII performed by The King’s Singers and a recording of Widor’s Organ Symphonies. His CD of the Week is from Martha Argerich and Friends performing live from the Lugano Festival.

Connoisseurs’ Choice
Royal Rhymes and Sounds
The King’s Singers
Signum Classics

Special Historical Significance
The Complete EMI Recordings
Jacqueline du Pré
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Sir Malcolm Sargent
EMI Classics

Mahler: Symphony No.5
Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Octavia Records

CD of the Week
Martha Argerich and Friends: Live from Lugano 2011
Renaud Capuçon & Martha Argerich
EMI Classics

Choice for the Curious
Charles-Marie Widor: The Organ Symphonies Vol.1
Joseph Nolan
Signum Classics

Choice for the Very Curious & Best Bargain
Hugo Wolf: Complete Music for String Quartet
Quartetto Prometeo
Brilliant 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.