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Notes of an Amateur - November, 2007, Part 5, Favorite Recordings of 2007
by Bob Neill


Claude Debussy: Inabes inédites; Estampes

Claude Debussy, Images Inédites, Estampes, Pour le Piano, etc. Alain Planès, piano. Harmonia Mundi. Review


Purcell - Divine Hymns (Harmonia Sacra) / Les Arts Florissants, Christie

Henry Purcell, Divine Hymns. William Christie, Les Ars Florissants, Virgin Classics.

Review forthcoming


Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 38 "Prague" & 41 "Jupiter"

Mozart, Symphony 38 "Prague" and 41 "Jupiter." Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, René Jacobs. Harmonia Mundi. Review


Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette, My Foolish Heart; Live at Montreux, ECM. Review


Music for Compline

Music for Compline: Tallis, Byrd, Sheppard. Stile Antico. Harmonia Mundi. Review


Kalliwoda: 3 Quatuors à cordes

Kalliwoda, Three String Quartets. The Talich Quartet: Jan Tallich, Petr Macecek, violins; Vladimir Bukăc, viola; Petr Prausse, cello. Calliope Records. Review


Telemann: Complete Violin Concertos, Vol. 2

George Philipp Telemann, Complete Violin Concertos, Vol. 2. Elizabeth Wallfisch, violin.  L'Orfeo Barockorchester. cpo. Review



Beethoven, Piano Sonata No. 28, Opus 101; No. 29, Opus 106, "Hammerklavier." Mitsuko Uchida. Philips. Review


Peteris Vasks: Symphony No. 3; Cello Concerto [Hybrid SACD]

Peteris Vasks, Symphony No. 3; Cello Concerto, Marko Ylönen, cello. Tempere Philharmonic Orchestra, John Stongårdens, conductor. Ondine Review


Bach: Cello Suites [2 CD's + DVD]

Bach, Cello Suites, Jean-Guihen Queyras, Harmonia Mundi. Review



Shostakovich, Complete Piano Music. Boris Petrushansky, piano. Stradivarius. Review


Chamber Music of Shulamit Ran

Shulamit Ran: Fantasy Variations (for solo cello); Soliloquy (for piano trio); Verticals (for solo piano); and Excursions (for piano trio). The Peabody Trio. New World. Review


Piano Quintet in F Min / Complete String Quartets (1, 2, 3)

Brahms. Complete String Quartets, Emerson String Quartet, DG. Review


Ongoing Series:

Bach Cantatas, John Eliot Gardiner, SGD

Beethoven Piano Sonatas, Paul Lewis, Harmonia Mundi