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Bruckner: Symphony No. 6 - Young
Callas: Puccini arias
Historic Organs in Norway: Uranienborg, Oslo - Bolliger
Bruckner: Symphony No. 8 - Ballot
Callas: The First Recital
Callas: Verdi Arias Vol. 2
Mahler: Symphony No. 5 - Netherlands PO/Haenchen          (4 of 5 found this review helpful)
  Review by Luukas October 29, 2014

Wow! After Michael Tilson Thomas' (Avie) and Frank Shipway's (Membran) recordings this ranks my top 3 list. PentaTone's recording is outstanding - specially on multi-channel - and it captures The Concertgebouw's surrounding acoustic very well. Helmut Haenchen isn't perhaps the best Mahler-conductor, but his ... more


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Prokofiev: Symphonies 1 "Classical" & 2, Dreams - Alsop
Genesis: Trespass
Ben Howard: I forget where we are
XTC: Drums & Wires
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 - Ozawa
Puccini: Turandot - Mehta
  Review by Joseph Ponessa September 30, 2014

There are no encyclopedia entries on Gregorio Paniagua, but a Google search coughed up the tidbit that his matronymic (the second of the two Hispanic last names) was Axivil. Another site calls him "Gorio Paniagua Rodriguez" -- but if they got the first name wrong, can they be trusted with the last one? According to the ... more