The New Releases Show: 5 January 2013

New year, new releases! David flags up some of the best new music in his first show of 2013.

Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty

Album of the Week

The Sleeping Beauty
Tchaikovsky
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos
CHSA 5113(2)

Young Artist to Watch

Le Rossignol et la Rose
Chen Reiss
Charles Spencer
Onyx
ONYX 4104

Connoisseur’s Choice

Piano Sonatas No.27 Op.90, No.28 Op.101, No.29 Op.106 ‘Hammerklavier’
Ludwig van Beethoven
Svjatoslav Richter
Praga Digitals
PRD/DSD 350 065

Choice for the Curious

Handel’s Finest Arias for Bass Voice
George Frideric Handel
Christopher Purves
Arcangelo
Jonathan Cohen
Hyperion
CDA67842

Recording of Special Historical Significance

Pierre Monteux conducts Beethoven, Strauss, Saint-Saens and Stravinsky
Berliner Philharmoniker
Testament
SBT21476

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