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Tuesday, October 16: Jane Jones picks out some of the best of the autumn classical releases.
New Releases on The Full Works Concert includes music from Friar Alessandro: Voice of Assisi, as well as a fine new recording of orchestral music by Ravel. Plus – a beautiful new take on the Barber Violin Concerto, a fine concerto from a composer who studied with Beethoven, and a dazzling performance of Franz Waxman’s Carmen Fantasy.
Franz Waxman: Carmen Fantasy
Violin: Rachel Kolly d’Alba
John Axelrod conducts the Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire
Franz Schubert: Ave Maria
Tenor: Friar Alessandro
Steven Baker conducts the London Studio Orchestra
Maurice Ravel: Bolero
Leonard Slatkin conducts the Lyon National Orchestra
Ferdinand Ries: Introduction and Rondo Brilliant
Piano: Christopher Hinterhuber
Uwe Grodd conducts the New Zeal
Norbert Burgmuller: Symphony No.2
Gernot Schmalfuss conducts the Wuppertal Symphony Orchestra
Samuel Barber: Violin Concerto
Violin: Ittai Shapira
Thomas Sanderling conducts the Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
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