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 Recording of the Week,

Yo-Yo Ma records Bach's Cello Suites for the third and final time

The Chinese-American cellist returns to works which he describes as his 'constant musical companions' in interpretations of uncommon freshness and spontaneity.

Katherine Cooper
 New Release Round-up,

New Release Round-Up - 17th August 2018

Beethoven from the Elias Quartet, Mendelssohn from Anima Eterna Brugge, a friends-and-family affair from Mischa Maisky, and a fascinating collection of chamber works from the Russian-British composer Alissa Firsova.

Chris O'Reilly
 Coming Soon,

Rossini's Semiramide and other forthcoming vocal highlights

Rossini's Babylonian opera presented uncut and on period instruments, plus new releases from Cecilia Bartoli, Joyce DiDonato, Stuart Skelton and Barbara Hannigan.

Katherine Cooper
 Interview,

Christian Lindberg on Stenhammar

The Swedish conductor talks to David about his new recording of Stenhammar's mighty Second Symphony with the Antwerp Symphony Orchestra.

David Smith
 Gramophone Choices,

Gramophone Editor's Choices - September 2018

Chris introduces this month's selection, with the Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia's centenary tribute to their former Honorary President Leonard Bernstein taking pride of place as Recording of the Month.

Chris O'Reilly

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