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Latest Classical BBC Music Magazine Choices Articles

 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - August 2018 Choices

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Llŷr Williams, Alexander Melnikov, Florilegium, and Vox Luminis with Ensembles Masques.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - July 2018 Choices

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, The Choir of St John’s College Cambridge, the Silesian Quartet, and Emmanuel Pahud.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - June 2018 Choices

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Rachel Podger, the Gabrieli Consort, Fretwork, and Stéphane Degout and Pygmalion.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - May 2018 Choices

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Murray Perahia, Alina Ibragimova and Cédric Tiberghien, and Robin Ticciati and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - April 2018 Choices

Chris introduces this month's selection, including albums from Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Polina Leschenko, Michael Barenboim, and the late Jiří Bělohlávek with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - March 2018 Choices

Chris introduces this month's selection, headed by beautifully played and imaginatively curated recital of Russian cello works from BBC Young Musician winner Laura van der Heijden.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - February 2018 Choices

Chris introduces the February front-runners, with an incendiary account of Tchaikovsky's Pathétique Symphony leading the way as Recording of the Month.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - January 2018 Choices

Chris introduces the January line-up, including new albums from Sabine Devieilhe, Nelson Goerner and early music vocal consort Alamire, plus an impressive debut disc from the Borusan Quartet.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - Christmas 2017 Choices

Chris introduces the Choices from the new festive issue, including a gorgeous seasonal album for Paul Hillier and The Theatre of Voices.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - December 2017 Choices

Chris introduces this month's Choices, headed by a remarkable twentieth-century triptych from the multi-tasking Barbara Hannigan.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - November 2017 Choices

Chris introduces this month's Choices, headed by a splendid recording of two Dvořák quintets from the Pavel Haas Quartet and two distinguished guests.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - October 2017 Choices

Chris introduces this month's choices, with a chamber music venture headed by the star of last night's Prom occupying the top spot as Recording of the Month.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - September 2017 Choices

Chris introduces this month's choices, with a baroque recital from one of the stars of last night's Prom taking pride of place as Recording of the Month.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - August 2017 Choices

Chris introduces next month's Choices, with radiant accounts of three Bach cantatas for soprano leading the pack as Recording of the Month…

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - July 2017 Choices

Chris introduces this month's Choices, with Schmidt's Second Symphony from Semyon Bychkov and the Wiener Philharmoniker first among equals…

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - June 2017 Choices

Chris introduces this month's Choices, with Paul McCreesh's larger-than-life account of Haydn's The Seasons leading the way…

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - May 2017 Choices

Flora introduces this month's picks, with Richard Strauss from Paavo Järvi and the NHK Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo leading the pack as Recording of the Month.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - April 2017 Choices

Chris introduces this month's picks, with Vaughan Williams from Andrew Davis and the Bergen Philharmonic as Recording of the Month.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - March 2017 Choices

Chris introduces this month's picks, with Shostakovich from Frank Peter Zimmermann, the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester and Alan Gilbert leading the way as Recording of the Month.

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 BBC Music Magazine Choices, BBC Music Magazine - January 2017 Choices

Chris introduces this month's Choices, with a peerless Mozart Mass leading the way as Recording of the Month.

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