Radio 3: Summer CD Review

Two recent releases on the LPO Label were featured by Andrew McGregor on Radio 3’s Summer CD Review on 23 July, with extended excerpts played.

You can listen online via BBC iplayer until 29 July. 
View playlist and listen (Radio 3 website)

Programme timing: 15:00 – 35.40
Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 2 (Martin Helmchen/ Vladimir Jurowski)
(complete)
“clear-eyed approach to the slow movement…with tenderness and romance”

Programme timing: 1:35:00 – 1:54.40
Mahler Symphony No.2 (Vladimir Jurowski/Christianne Stotijn)
(scherzo, ‘Urlicht’,  Finale (partial))
“a thrilling performance, intelligently paced”

 

CD Details
SHOSTAKOVICH (1906-1975) 
Piano Concerto No. 1
Piano Concerto No. 2
Piano Quintet

Vladimir Jurowski conductor
Martin Helmchen piano
Paul Beniston trumpet
Pieter Schoeman violin
Vesselin Gellev violin
Alexander Zemtsov viola
Kristina Blaumane cello
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

LPO-0053
£9.99
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MAHLER (1860-1911)
Symphony No.2 “Resurrection”

VLADIMIR JUROWSKI conductor
ADRIANA KUCEROVÁ soprano
CHRISTIANNE STOTIJN mezzo soprano
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA and CHOIR
Pieter Schoeman leader

LPO-0054
£10.99 (2 CDs)
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