The Grammy-nominated ‘Astrognosia & Aesop’ is another splendid aural and musical treat on Blu-ray Audio Disc from Norwegian label 2L.
An engrossing traversal of contemporary music that evokes a large soundscape with an intimate portrayal of the chamber players’ instruments.
ZOFO scores another triumph with this recording of minimalist composer Terry Riley’s ‘greatest hits’.
Christopher Hogwood’s legendary authentic version of Handel’s choral masterpiece receives a fabulous Pure Audio remastering.
A dream cast rendition of Puccini’s last opera Turandot gets the Pure Audio Blu-ray makeover that it has long deserved from Decca.
The Madama Butterfly that sets the recorded standard for this work gets remastered to the nth degree with simply superb results.
Donizetti’s comic masterpiece has received many recordings, but this remastered Pure Audio Blu-ray version must be considered a top contender.
A simply overwhelming collection of Brahms’s orchestral works that belongs in the library of all classical music lovers.
Songs and Prayers, available now on Blu-ray Audio from Sono Luminus, is an incredibly moving and temporally apt choral symphony that speaks to the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Organist Kleive and Harmonica virtuoso Groven present an unusual instrumental duo in recital of both original and transcribed pieces. The sonics of this disc are excellent but the program should be taken in small tastes to avoid the eventual monotony of this instrumental combo.