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Martinů Voices, Lukáš Vasilek

This is a delight. Martinů’s chamber choral music is hardly well known even among specialists, so this beautifully performed anthology of music spanning the years 1934-1959 is a genuine revelation...Performances... More…

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Orchestre Philharmonique de Marseille, Lawrence Foster

Martinu produced music that rarely sounds specifically Czech, yet there are touches of his native folk idiom in the highly virtuosic concerto for two pianos, brilliantly played by the Kodama... More…

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BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiří Bělohlávek

Belohlavek and the orchestra are superb in the first three symphonies. He captures Martinu's shimmering, luminous orchestral textures and invests the pervasive 'sprung' rhythms of the faster... More…

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Pavla Vykopalova (soprano), Ludmila Hudeckova (contralto), Martin Slavik (tenor), Jiri Bruckler (baritone), Petr Svoboda (baritone), Jaromir Meduna (recitation) & Ivo Kahanek (piano)

Members of the Bennewitz Quartet & Prague Philharmonic Choir, Lukas Vasilek

Baritone Jirí Brückler is superb here, and the top-quality professional Prague Philharmonic Choir master the most harmonically rich cantata of the four, a tale of a girl who doesn’t recognise... More…

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Recorded at the Martínek Studio, Prague, between May 2015 and January 2016

Smetana Trio: Jitka Čechová (piano), Jiří Vodička (violin) & Jan Páleníček (cello)

it's already obvious that the music for piano trio performed here by the Smetana Trio is going straight on the shortlist for 2016. Martinu's chamber music reveals originality at every turn; there's... More…

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Choral Works by Frank Martin and Bohuslav Martinu

Danish National Vocal Ensemble, Marcus Creed

[Martin] Marcus Creed and the Danish National Vocal Ensemble give an exemplary reading of this beautiful work, with a near-perfect balance between the voices and evenness of tone across the ensemble.... More…

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Sharon Bezaly (flute) & Ronald Brautigam (piano)

Sharon Bezaly is rarely less than impressive. Her well-constructed programmes are performed with a mixture of virtuosity and rich tone, making her name almost a guarantee of quality. Partnered... More…

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Maxim Rysanov (viola), Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin), Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin, Katya Apekisheva (piano)

BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiří Bělohlávek

Rysanov, the tone of his 1780 Guadagnini viola a miraculous combination of dark vigour with the translucency of a viola d'amore, has the most idiomatic partner in Jiri Belohlavek conducting the... More…

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Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Karel Ancerl

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Simona Saturová (Ariane), Zoltán Nagy (Theseus), Baurzhan Anderzhanov (Minotaurus), Abdellah Lasri (Bouroun/Wachmann), Tijl Faveyts (Alter Mann), Ivo Kahánek (piano)

Essener Philharmoniker, Aalto-Theater Essen Choir soloists, Tomáš Netopil

This “light-hearted comedy” on the well worn subject of the Minotaur myth owes more, perhaps, to French baroque than to “grand” opera...The cast is entirely non-French...but Simona Saturova sings... More…

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