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 Obituary 

Dmitri Hvorostovsky (1962-2017)

We are saddened to hear that the great Russian baritone died of a brain tumour earlier this morning; he was 55.

Katherine Cooper
 Box Set Selections 

Boxed Set Selections - November 2017

This month's stand-out heavyweights include comprehensive tributes to Leonard Bernstein, Luciano Pavarotti and Herbert von Karajan.

Chris O'Reilly
 Recording of the Week 

Matthias Goerne - The Wagner Project

German baritone Matthias Goerne offers a selection of monologues from Wagner's operas, accompanied by the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra under Daniel Harding.

James Longstaffe
 New Release Round-up 

New Release Round-up - 17th November 2017

Today's headline releases include new recordings from Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra, award-winning vocal ensemble Vox Luminis, and Chopin Competition victor Seong-Jin Cho.

Katherine Cooper
 Hi-Res Highlights 

Hi-Res Highlights - November 2017

Includes new releases from Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Vladimir Jurowski, Andreas Scholl, and The Choir of King's College Cambridge.

David Smith

New and Future releases

Paganini 1 & Wolf–Ferrari Violin Concertos
Piazzólla: Maria de Buenos Aires
Prokofiev: Piano Concertos Nos. 2 & 5
Maria Callas – Live