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 Gramophone Choices 

Gramophone Editor's Choices - December 2017

One of the great operatic triumphs of 2017 takes centre-stage as Recording of the Month, with honourable mentions for new albums from Marianne Crebassa, Rachel Podger and The King’s Singers.

Chris O'Reilly
 Awards 

Recordings of the Year 2017 - Our Top 10

The winners revealed - ten fantastic recordings which really stood out from the crowd for us over the past twelve months...

Chris O'Reilly
 Recording of the Week 

Vasily Petrenko conducts music by Scriabin

James listens to a stirring performance of music by Scriabin from Vasily Petrenko and the Oslo Philharmonic, released in October and chosen as one of our Top Ten Discs of the Year.

James Longstaffe
 New Release Round-up 

New Release Round-up - 8th December 2017

Matthew Bourne's sensational ballet The Car Man (drawing on music from Bizet's opera) on DVD and Blu-ray, plus new recordings from artists including Joseph Moog, Philippe Herreweghe, and the Sacconi Quartet.

Chris O'Reilly
 Favourites 

Christmas Releases 2017

Ten of our favourite new festive recordings, from early music collections to traditional carols.

Katherine Cooper

New and Future releases

Walton: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 2
Dvorak: Quintets Op. 81 & 97
The John Adams Edition