Super Audio CD
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Szymanowski, Lyapunov, Chin, Kapustin: Etudes - Hammond
Bellini: Norma - Serafin
anmi2: Pop'n Beat
Verdi: La Traviata - Santini
Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia - Galliera
Puccini: Turandot - Serafin
  Site review by Geohominid November 27, 2014

Here is an intriguing disc of what might loosely be called fusion music, recorded live early in 2010 at Oslo's Rockefeller Concert Hall by the Norwegian Radio Orchestra. The Rockefeller is a music and entertainment complex in down-town Oslo, including Rockefeller Music Hall (capacity: 1350). The venue is one of the ... more


 Blu-ray Audio
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Beethoven: Symphonies 1-9 - Karajan (1977)
Dvorak: Requiem - Wit
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 - Ozawa
Bryan Adams: Reckless
Saint-Seans: Symphony No. 3 "Organ" - Warnier, Slatkin
Schumann: String Quartets - Ying Quartet
Skjelbred: Waves & Interruptions - Raude      (2 of 2 found this review helpful)
  Review by JJ December 6, 2014

Here is a Pure Audio Blu-ray that is both surprising and admirable. Surprising for the mix of instruments used, such as percussion, viola, flutes and guitar. Admirable because the compositions by Bjorn Bolstad Skjelbred, born in 1970, are inspired and cannot leave one indifferent in the field of contemporary music. Six ... more