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Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky (complete) - Frank Strobel        (13 of 13 found this review helpful)
  Review by peteyspambucket March 4, 2005

This recording and performance is so good, that I have been sufficiently moved to get off my lazy butt and write this review! It's THAT GOOD! For me, this is a priceless recording and reconstruction. This piece is one of my favorite pieces of all time, and the movie had quite an impact on me, as I ... more
Brahms: Clarinet Trio & Quintet - Kjell Fagéus          (5 of 6 found this review helpful)
  Review by jmvilleneuve March 4, 2005

OK First I own about >15 recordings of the Brahms Quintet including 7 by Karl Leister (my favorite is the one on the Japanese Camerata label). I have played both the trio/quintet in concerts (albeit a long time ago!) And I am not a frustrated ex-musician. I really do not like the way Mr Fageus ... more
Ferde Grofé: Grand Canyon Suite etc. - Stromberg        (3 of 3 found this review helpful)
  Review by mandel March 4, 2005

The three suites on this disc contain some wonderfully descriptive music. This isn't highbrow listening, but is a collection of easy to listen to short pieces that often sound like film music. The disc opens with Mississippi Suite which contains four pleasant, contrasting movements. Not the best ... more
Offenbach: Gaite Parisienne etc. - Boston Pops/Fiedler        (6 of 7 found this review helpful)
  Review by rainbow March 4, 2005

The recording is astonishing for its age but why does every critic rave about the performance? Is it perhaps that it was the first version they ever heard? My reservations may be summed up in 2 words. Too fast. Fiedlers' unrelenting steady tempi becomes tiresome, too, after awhile, espesially so ... more
Chimène Badi: Dis moi que tu m'aimes        (1 of 1 found this review helpful)
  Review by csuzor March 4, 2005

The surround tracks are well arranged, in stereo many of the songs start to resemble each other, but the album is worthwhile for it's surround recordings, a fine example of what should be done with pop vocal music. Recommended for its audiophile quality, not for the qualities of the artist (even if ... more

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