American Anthem is a brilliant exposition of early works by some of the greatest American composers of the 20th century. The Ying Quartet gives these chamber works their due and their readings receive superb sound recording.
Naxos has issued an HD surround sound version of Vivaldi’s popular The Four Seasons, featuring Cho-Liang Lin and the Sejong chamber orchestra. The sonics are excellent but the tempi are a little brisk for my taste.
Beautifully recorded music played with authority mark label AIX’s entrance into the multichannel Blu-ray arena.