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  1. RR: 137. Beethoven: Grosse Fuge, op. 133

    1. Emerson String Quartet (1994)




    2. Takács Quartet (2004)




    3. Alban Berg Quartet (1989)




    4. Quartetto Italiano
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  2. RR: 136. Verdi: Requiem

    1. Giulini (cond.), Schwarzkopf, Ludwig, Gedda, Ghiaurov, Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus (1963)




    2. Toscanini (cond.), Nelli, Barbieri, di Stefano, Siepi, NBC Symphony Orchestra, Robert Shaw Chorale (1951)




    3. Fricsay (cond.), Stader, Radev, Krebs,
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  3. RR: 135. Schoenberg: Moses und Aron

    1. Kegel (cond.), Haseleu, Goldberg, Leipzig Radio Orchestra & Chorus, Dresden Cathedral Boys (1976)




    2. Gielen (cond.), Reich, Davos, Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Vienna Boys' Choir (1974)




    3. Boulez (cond.), Pittman-Jennings,
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  4. Tchaikovsky, Berlin Philharmonic, Karajan ‎– Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty Suites

    Vinyl's Revenge digs out an old vinyl from my collection with a distinctive cover - it is faux-metallic, with a fkowery design in the front (see the picture below, which is pretty representative...)

    As I stated in a blog post in June 2014, Herbert von Karajan, has left behind a good umber of "classical favourites" recorded more than once - with the Philharmonia Orchestra (in the 50's for EMI) and with the Berlin Philharmonic (over 4 decades on DGG). The post suggested ...
  5. RR: 134. Alwyn: Harp Concerto "Lyra Angelica"

    1. Ellis, Alwyn (cond.), London Philharmonic Orchestra (1979)




    2. Willison, Lloyd-Jones (cond.), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra (2005)




    3. Masters, Hickox (cond.), City of London Sinfonia (1991)

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