Every Saturday night at 9pm-10pm, David Mellor reviews all the latest classical music releases.
This week, David features new albums by Natalie Clein, Dmitri Tiomkin, Arvo Pärt and Stephen Hough.
This week, David recommends his favourites from a number of recent releases and re-releases, including cellist Natalie Clein performing music by Bloch and Bruch and the London Symphony Orchestra playing the film music of Dmitri Tiomkin. His Connoisseur's Choice is Serenity: The Beauty of Arvo Pärt, and his Album of the Week is The French Album by Stephen Hough. David has the world premiere play of this new release, so get ready to hear two tracks from it before anyone else!
Best for Beginners
London Symphony Orchestra
Serenity: The Beauty of Arvo Part
Choice for the Curious
The Greatest Film Scores of Dmitri Tiomkin
London Symphony Orchestra & London Voices
Album of the Week
Stephen Hough’s French Album
Bloch & Bruch
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Recording of Special Historical Significance
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