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  1. The Power of Performance: Impressions on Stephen Coombs' Glazunov Project, Part I

    Stephen Coombs is the only person on the planet to have learned the near entirety of Glazunov's piano music, and also to have recorded it. There are a number of complete solo music compilations out there, most notably by Duane Hulbert and Tatiana Franova, but neither of those pianists have also done the 2 Piano Concertos whereas Coombs has, all for the Hyperion label. If there was a pianist who monopolized on a single composer, Coombs would be it for Glazunov. His discography:

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    Updated Dec-27-2015 at 05:23 by Huilunsoittaja

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    Classical Music , Composers , Musical Instruments , Musicians , Recorded Music
  2. RR: 106. Brahms: Violin Concerto in D, op. 77

    1. Heifetz, Reiner (cond.), Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1955)




    2. Oistrakh, Klemperer (cond.), French National Radio Orchestra (1958)




    3. Oistrakh, Szell (cond.), Cleveland Orchestra (1969)

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  3. RR: 105. Strauss, R.: Eine Alpensinfonie, op. 64

    1. Kempe (cond.), Staatskapelle Dresden (1971)




    2. Karajan (cond.), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (1980)




    3. Blomstedt (cond.), San Francisco Symphony Orchestra (1988)


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  4. RR: 104. Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine 1610

    1. Gardiner (cond.), Monoyios, Pennicchi, Chance, Tucker, Robson, Naglia, Terfel, Miles, His Majestey's Sagbutts and Cornetts, English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir, London Oratory Junior Choir (1989)




    2. Parrott (cond.), Kirkby, Rogers, Bonner, Tubb, van Evera, Covey-Crump, Daniels, Dudley et al., Taverner Consort, Choir & Players (1984)

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  5. The Non-Classical 'I'm Currently Listening To...' Topic

    by , Dec-16-2015 at 13:33 (I was cured, all right!)
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    Lizz Wright
    Freedom & Surrender
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    Non-Classical Music , R&B