The New Releases Show: 1 September

From 9pm - 10pm every Saturday night, David Mellor will review the latest classical releases. From Bach to Beethoven and Brahms to Berlioz, be sure to tune in.

This week, David recommends an album of the complete chamber music of Brahms.  His Connoisseurs’ Choice is a beautiful new recording of the music of John Rutter and David’s Album of the Week is a performance by the Orchestre National de Lyon of the Symphonie Fantastique by Berlioz.

Choice for the Curious

Bach
Goldberg Variations
String Trio
Dmitry Sitkovetsky
Nimbus
NI6199

Recording of Special Historical Significance

Verdi
Six Great Operas
Claudio Abbado
DG
4790379

Best for Beginners

Beethoven
Beethoven For All: The Piano Concertos
Daniel Barenboim
Staatskapelle Berlin
Decca
4783515

Best Bargain

Brahms
Complete Chamber Music
DG
4790378

Connoisseur’s Choice

Rutter
The Tewkesbury Collection
Tewkesbury Abbey Schola Cantorum
Delphian
DCD34107


Album of the Week

Berlioz
Symphonie Fantastique
Orchestre National de Lyon
Leonard Slatkin
Naxos
8572886

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.