Tuesday, August 22, 2017


3 SONATEN FÜR VIOLINE SOLO
Transkription für Gitarre
J.S. Bach
Frank Bungarten - guitar

MD+G

Saturday, August 19, 2017


TIME OUT
TIME FURTHER OUT
The Dave Brubeck Quartet

Columbia


THE LADY AND THE UNICORN
John Renbourn
Shanachie

THE BEST OF
Milt Jackson

Riverside

TITULI
CATHEDRAL IN THE THRASHING RAIN
Stephen Hartke
The Hilliard Ensemble
  David James - countertenor
  Rogers Covey-Crump - tenor
  Steven Harrold - tenor
  Andreas Hirtreiter - tenor
  Gordon Jones - baritone
Michelle Makarski - violin
Lynn Vartan - marimba, cymbals, shaker, cup bells, wood block
Javier Diaz - marimba, cymbals, shaker, cup bells, wood block
Donald Crockett - conductor

ECM New Series

A DREAM
John Dowland
Hopkinson Smith - lute

Naïve

Friday, August 18, 2017


PAVANS AND FANTASIES FROM THE AGE OF DOWLAND
John Dowland, Henry Purcell, William Lawes, John Jenkins, Thomas Morley, Matthew Locke
John Holloway - violin, viola, direction
Monika Baer - violin, viola
Renate Steinmann - viola
Susanna Hefti - viola
Martin Zeller - bass violin

ECM New Series

Thursday, August 17, 2017


VOX COSMICA
Hildegard von Bingen
Hirundo Maris
Arianna Savall – Voice, Medieval Harp, Italian Triple Harp, Lyra, Tibetan Singing Bowl
Petter Udland Johansen – Voice, Hardingfele, Lyra, Fiddle, Monochord
Andreas Spindler – Flutes, Fiddle, Romain Bells, Colascione, Tromba Marina, Voice
Anke Spindler – Nyckelharpa, Fiddles, Viola da Gamba, Voice
David Mayoral – Santur, Percussion, Romain Bells, Voice

Carpe Diem Records

GOOSTLY PSALMES
Anglo-American Psalmody 1550-1800
Billings - Morgan - Read - Wood - Dowland
His Majestie's Clerkes
Paul Hillier - director

Harmonia Mundi

MESSE DE NOSTRE DAME
Guillaume de Machaut
Ensemble Gilles Binchoit
Dominique Vellard - director

Brilliant Classics

3 CD set via Cantus

RECORDER CONCERTI - BLOCKFLÖTENKONZERTE
Il Cardellino
Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto fa Maggiore Flauto, Archi e Continuo
Giuseppe Sammartini
Suite A-Moll für Altblockflote
Georg Philipp Telemann
Clas Pehrsson - recorders
The Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble
Anders Öhrwall - harpsichord

BIS

ON THE BANKS OF HELICON
Early Music of Scotland
The Baltimore Consort

Dorian

WATKINS ALE
Music of the English Renaissance
The Baltimore Consort

Dorian

PROENSA
Songs of the Troubadours
Paul Hillier - voice, direction
Stephen Stubbs - lute, psaltery
Andrew Lawrence-King - harp, psaltery
Erin Headley - vielle

ECM New Series

TRIOS FOR 4
George Frideric Handel, George Philipp Telemann, Jean-Marie LeClair, Johann Joachim Quantz
Palladian Ensemble

LINN - Honest

TRIODION
Arvo Pärt
Polyphony
Christopher Bowers-Broadbent - organ
Stephen Layton - conductor

Hyperion

Wednesday, August 16, 2017


THE NEW QUARTET
Gary Burton

ECM

OBOE CONCERTI
Concerti a Cinque Op. 9
Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni
Concertos for Oboe, Strings, and Basso Continuo
Georg Philipp Telemann
Hans de Vries - oboe
Alma Musica Amsterdam
Bob van Asperen - director

Virgin Veritas

ELEMENTS
Fire - Earth - Water - Air (a mother-daughter-project)
Marthe Perl, Irish Traditional, Antonio Soler, Michel Farinel, Marin Marais, Tobias Hume, Richard Sumarte, John Dowland, Thomas Ford, Francis Poulenc
Hille Perl - viola da gamba
Marthe Perl - viola da gamba, treble viol

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

PIÈCES DE VIOLE
Mr. De Sainte Colombe Le Fils
Jordi Savall - viole

Alia Vox

Tuesday, August 15, 2017


PIECES DU VIOLE DU SECOND LIVRE, 1701
Marin Marais
Jordi Savall, Rolf Lislevand, Xavier Díaz-Latorre, Philippe Pierlot, Pierre Hantaï

Alia Vox

PIANO SONGS
Meredith Monk
Ursula Oppens - piano
Bruce Brubaker - piano

ECM New Series

CONCERTI A CINQUE, OP. 9
For Violin and Oboe with Strings and Continuo
Tomaso Albinoni
I Musici

Musical Heritage Society via Philips

Monday, August 14, 2017


OLLABELLE
Ollabelle

DMZ - Columbia

PIANO WORKS
Erik Satie
Daniel Varsano - piano
Philippe Entremont - piano

Sony Classical

TIENTOS Y GLOSAS EN IBERIA
Iberian Music of the 16th and 17th Centuries
João Fontanes de Maqueixa organ of the São Vincente de Fora Convent, Lisbon
Jesús Martín Moro - organist
Ensemble Gilles Binchois
Dominique Vellard - director

Tempéraments

Sunday, August 13, 2017


CITÉ DE LA MUSIQUE
Dino Saluzzi - bandoneon
Marc Johnson - double-bass
José M. Saluzzi - guitar

ECM

MY NAME IS BUDDY
Another Record By 
Ry Cooder

Nonesuch - Perro Verde

OLD GAUTIERS NIGHTINGHALL
French & English Lute Music
Nicolas Bouvier, Pierre Gaultier, Simon Ives, Thomas Mace, Rene Mesangeau
Anthony Bailes - lute

Ramée

PANAGIA
Six Byzantine Greek prayers to the Panagia, one of the names of the Virgin Mary, Mother of Christ, set to music.
Stephan Micus - Bavarian zither, dilruba, chitrali sitar, sattar, 14-string guitar, nay, voice

ECM

Saturday, August 12, 2017


AT THE SIGN OF THE CRUMHORN
"Amourus songs in our Netherlandish tongue, composed by divers composers, very pleasing to sing and play on all musical instruments, printed in Antwerp by Tielman Susato, residing at the sign of the Crumhorn"
Convivium Musicum Gothenburgense
Sven Berger - director
Andreas Edlund - organ

Naxos

Friday, August 11, 2017


HELIUM
Tin Hat Trio

Angel EMI

DIMINUITO
16th century madrigals, chansons, and instrumentals re-imagined
Rolf Lislevand - lute and direction
with instrumental and vocal ensemble

ECM New Series

LA BELLE HOMICIDE
Manuscrit Barbe
Charles Bocquet, Nicolas Dubut, Jacques Gallot, Denis Gaultier, Charles Mouton
Rolf Lislevand - 11-course baroque lute

Astrée

Thursday, August 10, 2017


ELIZABETHAN CONSORT MUSIC
1558 - 1603
Innocentio Alberti, William Daman, William Mundy, Robert Parsons, Nicholas Strogers, John Taverner, Robert White, Clement Woodcock & Anonymes
Hespèrion XX
Jordi Savall - director, viola de gamba

Alia Vox

SAXOPHONE COLOSSUS
Sonny Rollins - tenor saxophone
Tommy Flanagan - piano
Doug Watkins - bass
Max Roach - drums

Prestige

DREAMS SO REAL
Music of Carla Bley
Gary Burton Quintet

ECM

Wednesday, August 9, 2017


TEATRO LIRICO
Sonatas and Dances from 17th Century Italy and Slovakia
Teatro Lirico
Milos Valent - violin, viola
Maxine Eilander - Spanish and Italian harps
Erin Headley - viola da gamba, lirone
Stephen Stubbs - baroque guitar, chitarrone, director

ECM New Series

MAPA
Uakti

Point Music

Tuesday, August 8, 2017


NEW FRIEND
Eugene Friesen - cello
Paul Halley - piano and pipe organ

Living Music

PUNCH
Punch Brothers

Nonesuch

TINTO
Iberian Music of the 16th and 17th Centuries
Los Otros
Hille Perl - Viola de Gamba
Lee Santana - Chitarrone
Steve Player - Baroque Guitar

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

Monday, August 7, 2017


BRUBECK TIME
The Dave Brubeck Quartet

Columbia

AVE MARIS STELLA
Missa 'Ave Maris Stella', Marian Motets
Josquin Desprez
Weser-Renaissance Bremen
Manfred Cordes - director

CPO / Radio Bremen

FORQUERAY
Pieces de viole avec la basse continuë
Antoine Forqueray & Jean-Baptiste Forqueray
Paolo Pandolfo - viola de gamba
Guido Balestracci - viola de gamba
Rolf Lislevand - theorbo & baroque guitar
Eduardo Egüez - theorbo & baroque guitar
Guido Morini - harpsichord

Glossa Cabinet

Sunday, August 6, 2017


THEN PLAY ON
Fleetwood Mac

Reprise

KILN HOUSE
Fleetwood Mac

Reprise

PROJECTIONS
The Blues Project

Verve Folkways

MISHIMA
Film Music
Philip Glass
Kronos Quartet
A Contracted Ensemble of Musicians
Michael Reisman - conductor

Nonesuch

VALE OF TEARS
A Minnesinger's Songs and Interludes
Neidhart von Reuental
Ensemble Leones
Marc Lewon - director

Naxos