Various ‎– Gramophone Editor's Choice: May 2002

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Recording Of The Month
1 Wagner* Tannhäuser - Ich Hörte Harfenschlag
Baritone Vocals – Thomas HampsonComposed By – Wagner*Conductor – Daniel BarenboimOrchestra – Staatskapelle BerlinTenor Vocals – Peter Seiffert
5:17
2 Liszt* O Komm Im Traum
Composed By – Liszt*Piano – Antonio PappanoSoprano Vocals – Barbara Bonney
5:04
3 Bax* Ich Bin Geliebt
Composed By – Bax*Conductor – David Lloyd-JonesOrchestra – Royal Scottish National Orchestra
4:08
4 Messager* L'Amour Masqué - Mon Rêve
Composed By – Messager*Conductor – Yves AbelOrchestra – City Of Birmingham Symphony OrchestraSoprano Vocals – Susan Graham (2)
4:04
5 Vivaldi* Concerto For Violin, Cello & Orchestra, RV544 - Allegro
Cello – Roel DieltiensComposed By – Vivaldi*Ensemble – Ensemble ExplorationsViolin – Christine Busch
3:58
6 Fauré* Violin Concerto In D Minor (Excerpt)
Composed By – Fauré*Conductor – Thierry Fischer (2)Orchestra – Ulster OrchestraViolin – Philippe Graffin
6:41
7 Escudero* Concierto Vasco - Allegro Giusto
Composed By – Escudero*Conductor – Arturo TamayoOrchestra – Basque National Orchestra*
7:36
8 Gigout* Rhapsodie Sur Des Airs Catalans (Extract)
Composed By – Gigout*Organ – Gerard Brooks
4:58
9 Hindemith* Kleine Kammermusik - Lustig, Mässig Schnelle Viertel (Extract)
Composed By – Hindemith*Ensemble – Galliard Ensemble*
2:59
10 Liszt* Piano Concerto No. 1 - Allegro Marziale Animato
Composed By – Liszt*Conductor – George PehlivanianOrchestra – Residentie Orchestra*Piano – Louis Lortie
4:01
Collection
11 Debussy* Pelléas Et Mélisande - Act 4, Scene 4 'Quel Est Ce Bruit? On Ferme Les Portes'
Composed By – Debussy*Conductor – Pierre BoulezSoprano Vocals [Mélisande] – Elisabeth SöderströmTenor Vocals [Pelléas] – George Shirley
4:14
Reputations
12 Shostakovich* 'Abscheulicher!' (Fidelio)
Composed By – Shostakovich*Conductor – Yevgeny Mravinsky*Orchestra – Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
5:43
Competition 3:22
13 Unknown Artist Untitled
14 Unknown Artist Untitled
15 Unknown Artist Untitled
16 Unknown Artist Untitled
17 Unknown Artist Untitled

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EDITOR'S CHOICE
The Top Ten discs
May 2002

GRAMOPHONE: THE CLASSICAL MUSIC MAGAZINE

Tannhäuser from Daniel Barenboim
Barbara Bonney sings Liszt & Schumann
David Lloyd-Jones conducts Bax
French Operetta from Susan Graham
Roel Dieltiens surveys Vivaldi Cello Concertos
Philippe Graffin finds Rare French Music
Escudero's Concierto Vasco
Gigout's Organ Works from Gerard Brooks
Galliard Ensemble's 20th-C wind quintets
Louis Lortie plays Liszt's Concerto No I

Digital Mastering by Good Imprint.

Compilation © 2002 Gramophone Publications Ltd.

Total Timing 62'08"

Competition: Five symphonies from three centuries, but which is the odd one out?

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