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September 2013 Releases
Angela Hewitt takes 'top billing' as Hyperion's Record of the Month for September 2013. Her programme of cherished Fauré Piano Music is enchanting. The full gamut of the piano repertoire is explored from very different angles by Howard Shelley in a sixty-first Romantic Piano Concerto Series volume, the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra enthusiastically romping alongside in wonderfully inconsequential works by Alexander Dreyschock and Theodor Döhler, and by Piers Lane who really Goes to town in a riot of his favourite encores, many of them antipodean—a showcase of both virtuosity and curiosity.

The Cardinall's Musick and Andrew Carwood have recorded a second volume in their Tallis Edition (the first, Gaude gloriosa, won a Gramophone Award in 2006). Tallis' Salve intemerata virgo is a work of grand stature, its Mass an unabashed masterpiece, and all the more so in these performances. Chloë Hanslip is joined by Igor Tchetuev (making his Hyperion debut) in a recital of Medtner Violin Sonatas, works the composer considered to be among his most significant and which blossom in the hands of such masterful players.

Two contrasting choral re-issues this month: the rollicking Langlais Messe solennelle from Westminster Cathedral Choir, and The Binchois Consort's haunting Dufay Missa Puisque je vis.

'Fauré: Piano Music' (CDA67875)
Fauré: Piano Music
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67875  RECORD OF THE MONTH   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Döhler: Piano Concerto; Dreyschock: Salut à Vienne' (CDA67950)
Döhler: Piano Concerto; Dreyschock: Salut à Vienne
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67950  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Medtner: Violin Sonatas Nos 1 & 3' (CDA67963)
Medtner: Violin Sonatas Nos 1 & 3
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67963  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Piers Lane goes to town' (CDA67967)
Piers Lane goes to town
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67967  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Tallis: Salve intemerata & other sacred music' (CDA67994)
Tallis: Salve intemerata & other sacred music
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67994  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Dufay: Missa Puisque je vis & other works' (CDH55423)
Dufay: Missa Puisque je vis & other works
Buy by post £5.50 CDH55423  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'Langlais: Missa Salve regina & Messe solennelle' (CDH55444)
Langlais: Missa Salve regina & Messe solennelle
Buy by post £5.50 CDH55444  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
On other labels
'Bach: Brandenburg Concertos' (CKD430)
Bach: Brandenburg Concertos
CKD430  2CDs   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Corelli: Chamber Sonatas Opp 2 & 4' (CKD413)
Corelli: Chamber Sonatas Opp 2 & 4
CKD413  2CDs   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Mahler: Symphony No 2' (CKD452)
Mahler: Symphony No 2
CKD452  2CDs   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Szymanowski: Symphonies Nos 3 & 4' (LSO0739)
Szymanowski: Symphonies Nos 3 & 4
LSO0739  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Britten: War Requiem' (SIGCD340)
Britten: War Requiem
SIGCD340  2CDs   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Great American Songbook' (SIGCD341)
Great American Songbook
SIGCD341  2CDs   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Lassus: Lagrime di San Petro' (SIGCD339)
Lassus: Lagrime di San Petro
SIGCD339  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos' (SIGCD342)
Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos
SIGCD342  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Poulenc: The Complete Songs, Vol. 4' (SIGCD323)
Poulenc: The Complete Songs, Vol. 4
SIGCD323  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Victoria: Tenebrae Responsories' (SIGCD344)
Victoria: Tenebrae Responsories
SIGCD344  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
 
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