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RECENT RELEASES
NOVEMBER 2018 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE TWO CLASSIC ALBUMS, THE 1966 SIMON AND GARFUNKEL MASTERPEICE “PARSLEY, SAGE, ROSEMARY AND THYME” AND CURTIS MAYFIELD'S 1972 SOUNDRTRACK FROM THE MOVIE “SUPER FLY” ON ULTRADYNAMIC HYBRID SACD.
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[ Ultra Dynamic Hybrid SACD / CD ]
UDSACD 2199
Parsley Sage Rosemary and Thyme
Simon and Garfunkel

[ Ultra Dynamic Hybrid SACD / CD ]
UDSACD 2204
Super Fly
Curtis Mayfield



ATMA Classique RELEASE “ANDRÉ MATHIEU PIANO CONCERTO No.3, & SERGUEÏ RACHMANINOV RHAPSODIE SUR UN THÈME DE PAGANINI, Op.43” WITH PIANIST JEAN-PHILIPPE SYLVESTRE AND ALAIN TRUDEL CONDUCTING ORCHESTRE MÉTROPOLITAIN, THEY HONER WORLD WAR ONE CASUALTIES WITH A RECORDING OF “FAURÉ | DURUFLÉ REQUIEM” WITH ESTEEMED SOLOISTS JOINED BY THE ORGANIST AND CHORISTERS OF THE CHURCH OF ST.ANDREWS AND ST.PAUL IN MONTREAL.   THEY PREMIERE A CD OF QUATUOR MIVOS PERFORMING A WORK BY CANADIAN COMPOSER FRANK HORVART TITLED “FOR THOSE WHO DIED TRYING,” INSPIRED BY LUKE DUGGLEBY'S PHOTO ESSAY DEDICATED TO THAILAND'S HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS (HRDs) WHO HAVE DIED OR DISSAPEARED, AND THEY RELEASE A CD “UNE SÉLECTION DE MÉLODIES POUR VIOX ET PIANO,” HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE RECENTLY RELEASED COMPLETE SONGS OF FAURÉ 4 CD SET.

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ACD2 2768
André Mathieu: Concerto No.4
Sergueï Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43
Jean-Philippe Sylvestre piano
Orchestre Métropolitain, Alain Trudel direction

[ CD ]
ACD2 2779
Fauré | Duruflé: Requiem
Julie Boulianne mezzo-soprano ~ Philippe Sly baritone
Les Petits Chanteurs du Mont-Royal | Chœur de l'eglise St.Andrew and St.Paul
Jean-Sebastien Vallee chef conductor
Elinor Frey cello ~ Jonathan Oldengarm organ


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[ CD ]
ACD2 2788
Frank Horvat: For Those Who Died Trying
Quatuor Mivos / Mivos Quartet

[ CD ]
ACD2 3020
Fauré: Une sélection de mélodies pour voix et piano
Hélène Guilmette soprano - Julie Boulianne mezzo-soprano
Antonio Figueroa tenor - Marc Boucher baritone
Olivier Godin piano Érard (1859)


OCTOBER 2018 RELEASES

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fresh! FROM Reference Recordings RELEASE THEIR 2ND ALBUM PRODUCED IN MELBOURNE BY AUSTRALIAN BLUES GUITARIST, SINGER AND SONGWRITING STAR FIONA BOYES.   TITLED “VOODOO IN THE SHADOWS,” NINE OF THE ELEVEN TRACKS WERE PENNED BY FIONA.

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Voodoo In The Shadows
Fiona Boyes



ATMA Classique RELEASE AN ALBUM OF ‘CHANTS SACRÉS’ TITLED “RENAISSANCE” BY MALE A CAPELLA GROUP QUARTOM, AND A HISTORIC RESTORATION OF THE BAROQUE LORENZANI OPERA “NICANDRO E FILENO” FEATURING SOLOISTS FROM LE NOUVEL OPÉRA WITH LES BORÉADES DE MONTRÉAL DIRECTED BY FRANCIS COLPRON.
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ACD2 2769
Renaissance
Quartom

[ CD ]
ACD2 2770
Paolo Lorenzani: Nicandro e Fileno
Le Nouvel Opéra
Les Boréades de Montréal
Francis Colpron and soloists



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NMC Recordings RELEASE A RECRODING TITLED “A COUNTERTENOR SONGBOOK” NMC D243 Cover FEATURING THE VOICE OF ANDREW WATTS ACCOMPANIED BY PIANIST IAIN BURNSIDE, A VOLUME OF WORKS BY JOE CUTLER TITLED “ELSWHERENESS” AND COLLECTION OF WORKS COMISSIONED BY MARSAYAS TRIO TITLED “IN THE THEATRE OF AIR”

NMC D243 [ CD ]
A Countertenor Songbook
Andrew Watts countertenor
Iain Burnside piano


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NMC D246 [ CD ]
Joe Cutler: Elswhereness
Sarah Leonard soprano ~ Project Instrumental.
Daniele Rosina conductor
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra
Mirga Grazinytè-Tyla conductor
Fidelio Trio - Workers Union Ensemble - Noszferatu
Emulsion Sinfonietta feat. Iain Ballamy sax

NMC D248 [ CD ]
In The Theatre of Air
Marsyas Trio


SEPTEMBER 2018 RELEASES

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REFERENCE RECORDINGS RELEASE THEIR FIRST RECORDING OF THE MULTI GRAMMY® NOMINATED QUARTET SAN FRANCISCO.   TITLED “A QSF JOURNEY,” RR-142SACD cover IT FEATURES VIRTUOSO CROSSOVER ARRANGEMENTS AND COMPOSITIONS INSPIRED BY JAZZ, POP, DANCE, BLUES AND WORLD MUSIC.

[ HDCD ]
RR-143
A QSF Journey
Quartet San Francisco



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fresh! FROM Reference Recordings PROUDLY PRESENT ANOTHER TWO ICONIC WORKS ON HYBRID SACD WITH MANFRED HONICK CONDUCTING PITTSBURGH SYMPONY ORCHESTRA. fr-728 SACD Cover   “BEETHOVEN SYMPHONY No.3 ‘EROICA’ & STRAUSS HORN CONCERTO No.1” FEATURING HORN VIRTUOSO WILLIAM CABALLERO

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Beethoven: Symphony No.3 “Eroica”
Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 1
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Manfred Honeck, Conductor
William Caballero, Horn



ATMA Classique RELEASE THE DEBUT RECORDING OF YOUNG VIRTUOSO VIOLINIST MARC DJOKIC, TITLED “SOLO SEVEN” DJOKIC PRESENTS SOLO VIOLIN WORKS FROM SEVEN COMPOSERS, AND A RECORDING OF DANCE AND BALLET MUSIC TITLED “GAÎTÉ PARISIENNE” PERFROMED BY ORCHESTRE SYMPHONIQUE DE QUÉBEC CONDUCTED BY FABIEN GABEL
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ACD2 2748
Solo Seven
Marc Djokic, violin

[ CD ]
ACD2 2757
Gaîté Parisienne
Orchestre symphonique de Québec
Fabien Gabel, conductor



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NMC Recordings RELEASE A COLLECTION OF WORKS BY HEW WATKINS TITLED “SYMPHONY” AND A RECORDING OF TWO MAJOR WORKS BY JOHNATHAN DOVE TITLED “A BRIEF HISTORY OF CREATION”

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NMC D224 [ CD ]
Hew Watkins: Symphony
Alina Ibragimova violin - Adam Walker flute
BBC Symphony Orchestra / Edward Gardner conductor
Hallé / Ryan Wigglesworth conductor

NMC D233 [ CD ]
Johnathan Dove: A Brief History of Creation
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Josep Pons conductor
Hallé Children's Choir, Hallé, Sir Mark Elder conductor


AUGUST 2018 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE TWO CLASSIC BOB DYLAN ALBUMS, “BOB DYLAN” AND “ANOTHER SIDE OF BOB DYLAN,” IN THEIR ORIGINAL MONO FORMAT ON DOUBLE 45rpm 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP AND, ON ULTRADYNAMIC MONO HYBRID SACD.
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[ Ultra Dynamic MONO Hybrid SACD / CD ]
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Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan

[ Double MONO 180gram Audiophile LP ]
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Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan


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[ Ultra Dynamic MONO Hybrid SACD / CD ]
UDSACD 2180
Another Side of Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan

[ Double MONO 180gram Audiophile LP ]
MFSL 2-461
Another Side of Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan



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Stockfisch Records RELEASE THIS RECORDING, A LIVE ALBUM OF “THE QUEEN OF AUDIOPHILE” SARA K RECORDED DURING THE B&W NAUTILUS TOUR OF GERMANY IN 2002.   SARA K SIGNED TO STOCKFISCH RECORDS AFTER HER AGREEMENT WITH CHESKY RECORDS HAD FINISHED.   SFR 357.8030.2 cover CHARACTERISTICS OF THIS ALBUM ARE THE LIVE FEELING THAT MAKES YOU PART OF THE AUDIENCE, THE BEAUTIFUL VOICE OF SARA K WITH A VARIETY OF TIMBRES, AND THE VIRTUOSO GUITAR WORK OF CHRIS JONES.

[ Double 180gram LP ]
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Live in Concert
“Are We There Yet”
Sara K & Chris Jones



ATMA Classique RELEASE A FINE CHORAL RECORDING OF ‘CHŒUR LOUISBOURG’ ACD2 2776 cover SUPPORTED BY EARLY MUSIC ENSEMBLE ‘SKYE CONSORT’ PERFORMING ARCADIAN AND FRENCH LOVE SONGS TITLED “CHANSONS D'AMOUR”

[ CD ]
ACD2 2776
Chansons d’amour d’Acadie et de France
Love Songs from Acadia and France
Chœur Louisbourg
Skye Consort
Monique Richard, direction


JUNE 2018 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE RY COODER'S “CHICKEN SKIN MUSIC” ON 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP AND THE ACCLAIMED SUPERTRAMP ALBUM “BREAKFAST IN AMERICA” ON ULTRADYNAMIC HYBRID SACD.
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[ Ultra Dynamic Hybrid SACD / CD ]
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Breakfast In America
Supertramp

[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
MFSL 1-465
Chicken Skin Music
Ry Cooder



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REFERENCE RECORDINGS RELEASE A HYBRID SACD / HDCD TITLED “JOHN WILLIAMS AT THE MOVIES” RR-142SACD cover FEATURING THE TRUMPET OF CHRISTOPHER MARTIN WITH THE DALLAS WINDS DIRECTED BY JERRY JUNKIN

[ SACD/HDCD ]
RR-142 SACD
John Williams at the Movies
Dallas Winds
Jerry Junkin, Music Director
Christopher Martin, Trumpet



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fresh! FROM Reference Recordings PRESENT THEIR FIRST RELEASE IN A NEW SERIES FROM THE PaTRAM INSTITUTE.   THE MUSIC PERFORMED ON THIS HYBRID SACD fr-727 Cover “TEACH ME THY STATUTES,” WRITTEN BY FAMED RUSSIAN COMPOSER PAVEL CHESNOKOV (1877 1944), IS ORTHODOX CHORAL MUSIC PERFORMED IN THE SLAVONIC LANGUAGE.

[ Hybrid SACD ]
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Pavel Chesnokov
Teach me Thy Statutes
PaTRAM Institute Male Choir
Directed by Vladimir Gorbik



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Stockfisch Records RELEASE THEIR FIRST RECORDING OF ENGLISH SINGER/SONGWRITER REG MEUROSS ON AUDIOPHILE HYBRID SACD.   SFR 357.4092.2 cover SELF TITLED “REG MEUROSS” IT IS A COLLECTION OF FOLK BALLADS INSPIRED BY HIS PERSONAL EXPERIENCES AND CONCERNS.

[ Audiophile Hybrid CD/SACD ]
SFR 357 4092 2
Reg Meuross
Reg Meuross



ATMA Classique RELEASE THE 8TH VOLUME IN THEIR ACD2 2407 cover SERIES OF JS BACH SACRED CANTATAS RECORDED IN CONJUNCTION WITH FESTIVAL MONTRÉAL BAROQUE “BACH CANTATES POUR LUTHER: BWV 76, 79 & 80”

[ CD ]
ACD2 2407
J.S. Bach: Cantates pour Luther BWV 76, 79, 80
Hélène Brunet soprano | Michael Taylor countertenor
Philippe Gagné tenor | Jesse Blumberg baritone
Montréal Baroque, Eric Milnes


MAY 2018 RELEASES

ATMA Classique RE-ISSUES GABRIEL FAURÉ’S “INTÉGRALE DES MÉLODIES POUR VOIX ET PIANO” | ‘COMPLETE MÉLODIES FOR VOICE AND PIANO’ ON A 4 CD SET, AND A RECITAL BY FRENCH CANADIAN MEZZO-SOPRANO CAROLINE GÉLINAS TITLED “CONFIDENCES”

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Gabriel Fauré: Intégrale des mélodies pour voix et piano
(Complete melodies for voice and piano)
Hélène Guilmette, soprano ~ Julie Boulianne, mezzo-soprano
Antonio Figueroa, tenor ~ Marc Boucher, baritone
Olivier Godin, 1859 Erard piano

[ CD ]
ACD2 2781
Confidences (Confessions)
Ravel | Debussy | Schumann Fleming
Caroline Gélinas, mezzo-soprano
Olivier Godin, piano



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NMC Recordings RELEASE A COLLECTION OF WORKS FROM SEVENTEEN NOTED COMPOSERS, COMMISSIONED BY AND FOR BRASS QUINTET ONYX BRASS FOR THEIR NEW RECORDING TITLED “ONYX NOIR”, AND A VOLUME OF NEW WORKS BY ANDREW HAMILTON TITLED “MUSIC FOR PEOPLE.”

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Onyx Noir
Works by various composers
Onyx Brass
Niall Keatley, Alan Thomas trumpets
Andrew Sutton horn, Amos Miller trombone
David Gordon-Shute tuba

NMC D240 [ CD ]
Andrew Hamilton: Music for people
Michelle O'Rourke voice, Juliet Fraser soprano
Maxime Echardour percussion
Crash Ensemble
Ives Ensemble, Alan Pierson conductor


APRIL 2018 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE ANOTHER RY COODER RECORDING, “CHICKEN SKIN MUSIC” ON ULTRADYNAMIC HYBRID SACD.

[ Ultra Dynamic Hybrid SACD / CD ]
UDSACD 2161
Chicken Skin Music
Ry Cooder



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Stockfisch Records RELEASE THEIR FIRST RECORDING OF IRISH SINGER/SONGWRITER BRIAN FLANAGAN ON 180gram LP AND AUDIOPHILE HYBRID SACD.   A COLLECTION OF FOLK BALLADS INSPIRED BY HIS PERSONAL EXPERIENCES SFR 357.8091.2 cover AND CONCERNS, TITLED “WHERE DREAMS ARE MADE”

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[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
SFR 357 8091 2
Where Dreams Are Made
Brian Flanagan

[ Audiophile Hybrid CD/SACD ]
SFR 357 4091 2
Where Dreams Are Made
Brian Flanagan


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fresh! FROM Reference Recordings RELEASE THEIR 2ND VOLUME OF CONTEMPORARY PIANO WORKS PERFORMED BY NADIA SCHPACHENKO TITLED “QUOTATIONS & HOMAGES”

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Quotations & Homages
World Premiere - piano works
Nadia Shpachenko



ATMA Classique RELEASE AN IMPRESSIVE VOLUME OF “VIVALDI CONCERTOS POUR FLÛTE À BEC” FEATURING CANADIAN VIRTUOSO VINCENT LAUZER WITH ALEXANDER WEIMANN CONDUCTING ARION ORCHESTRE BAROQUE, AND A RECORDING OF JOHN DOWLAND'S “LACHRIMÆ” FEATURING LUTENIST NIGEL NORTH WITH VIOL CONSORT LES VOIX HUMAINES.

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ACD2 2760
Vivaldi: Concertos pour flûte à bec
(Recorder Concertos)
Vincent Lauzer, recorder
ARION Orchestre Baroque
Alexander Weimann conductor

[ CD ]
ACD2 2761
John Dowland: Lachrimæ
Nigel North, lute
Les Voix humaines



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NMC Recordings RELEASE A COLLECTION OF WORKS BY RENOWNED CONTEMPORARY COMPOSER BRIAN FERNEYHOUGH FEATURING THE CHALLENGING WORK “LA TERRE EST UN HOMME” AND A NEW DISC IN THEIR ‘DEBUT DISCS’ SERIES FEATURING WORKS BY PHILIP VENABLES TITLED “BELOW THE BELT”

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NMC D231 [ CD ]
Brian Ferneyhough: La Terre est un Homme
Olivia Robinson soprano - Jennifer Adams-Barbaro soprano
Cherith Millburn-Fryer alto - ensemble recherche
EXAUDI, James Weeks conductor
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins conductor

NMC D238 [ CD ]
Philip Venables: Below The Belt
Various soloists
Melinda Maxwell oboe - Phoenix Piano Trio
Ligeti Quartet - David Hoyle performance artist
London Sinfonietta - Richard Baker conductor


MARCH 2018 RELEASES

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Stockfisch Records RELEASE AN AUDIOPHILE LP OF THEIR FIRST EVER RECORDING OF GUITARIST, SINGER/SONGWRITER SFR 357.8001.2 cover CHRIS JONES, TITLED “NO LOOKING BACK” ANOTHER LP FROM VETERAN TROUPADOR ALLAN TAYLOR TITLED “ALL IS ONE” AND A DOUBLE 45rpm OF AMERICAN AUTHOR AND NOTED SINGER/SONGWRITER CARRIE NEWCOMER TITLED “THE SLENDER THREAD”

[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
SFR 357 8001 2
No Looking Back
Chris Jones


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[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
SFR 357 8078 2
All Is One
Allan Taylor

[ Double 45rpm 180gram Audiophile LP ]
SFR 357 8088 1
The Slender Thread
Carrie Newcomer


FEBRUARY 2018 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE BOB DYLAN'S 1963 LANDMARK ALBUM “THE FREEWHEELIN’ BOB DYLAN” IN IT'S ORIGINAL MONO MIX ON A LIMITED EDITION DOUBLE 45rpm 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP

[ 180gram Double 45rpm Audiophile Mono LP ]
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The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan



ATMA Classique RELEASES “BRUCKNER LES 9 SYMPHONIES”, A 10 CD BOX SET OF THE BRUCKNER SYMPHONIES PERFORMED BY YANNICK NÉZET-SÉGUIN CONDUCTING ORCHESTRE MÉTROPOLITAIN DE MONTRÉAL, A CD TITLED “PAR QUATRE CHEMINS” FEATURING THE NEW ORFORD QUARTET PERFORMING WORKS BY THREE CANADIAN COMPOSERS, A NEW CD TITLED “FEMMES” OF CANADIAN SOPRANO MARIE-JOSÉE LORD PERFORMING FAVORITE ARIAS BY VERDI, PUCCINI AND MASSENET, AND A RE-ISSUE OF A SOLD-OUT FAVORITE FROM YANNICK NÉZET-SÉGUIN CONDUCTING ORCHESTRE MÉTROPOLITAIN DE MONTRÉAL TITLED “LA MER”
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[ 10 CD Limited Edition Box Set ]
ACD2 2451
Bruckner Complete Symphonies
Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal
Yannick Nézet-Séguin

[ CD ]
ACD2 2740
Par Quatre Chemins
New Orford String Quartet
Jonathan Crow, violin | Andrew Wan, violin
Eric Nowlin, viola | Brian Manker, cello


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ACD2 2758
Femmes
Verdi | Puccini | Massenet
Marie-Josée Lord soprano
Orchestre symphonique de Laval
Alain Trudel, conductor

[ CD ]
ACD2 2775
La Mer
Debussy | Britten | Mercure
Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal
Yannick Nézet-Séguin

JANUARY 2018 RELEASES

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mobile fidelity sound lab®  RELEASE THE LINDA RONSTADT HIT ALBUM “HEART LIKE A WHEEL” AS A LIMITED EDITION 180gram AUDIOPHILE LP MFSL 1-472 cover AND A HYBRID SACD

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[ 180gram Audiophile LP ]
MFSL 1-472
Heart Like a Wheel
Linda Ronstadt


[ Hybrid SACD ]
UDSACD 2190
Heart Like a Wheel
Linda Ronstadt


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ATMA Classique RELEASE AN ALBUM TITLED “THE PEOPLE’S PURCELL” ACD2 2726 cover THAT REUNITES TENOR MICHAEL SLATTERY WITH EARLY MUSIC ENSEMBLE LA NEF, PERFORMING SOME OF HENRY PURCELL'S MOST BEAUTIFUL AND POPULAR MUSIC.

[ CD ]
ACD2 2726
The People's Purcell
Michael Slattery, tenor
La Nef


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PO Box 44, BRIAR HILL, VIC, 3088
Telephone (03) 9432 4149 - International +613 9432 4149
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