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Swain: Chamber Works (Dutton)

Convincing premiere recordings of some of Freda Swain’s chamber music [JW]

Salzedo String Quartets Dutton CDLX7113

Salzedo: String Quartets Nos 2 & 7 (Dutton)

(Déjà Review) A quartet cycle that must rank as a major achievement in the genre. Performances of great integrity [CT]

Mahler: Symphony 9 (Dutton)

(Déjà Review) Anyone interested in the history of this symphony needs to have at least one version of this recording [TD]

Bax: Violin Concerto, Symphony No. 3 (Dutton)

(Déjà Review) De rigueur addition for all Baxians and an antidote to the sleepy sloppy school of Baxian interpretation [RB]

Bowen Violin Piano Concertos Dutton CDLX 7169

Bowen: Violin Concerto & Piano Concerto 1 (Dutton)

(Déjà Review) Such lavish extravagance of melody and sentiment [RB]

Butterworth: Chamber Music (Dutton)

(Déjà Review) Tuneful and tonal works from a contemporary composer, in accomplished and suave performances [EML]

Vaughan Williams: 49th Parallel (Dutton)

All VW devotees should ensure they hear this ear-opening disc without delay [JQ]

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Brahms: Symphony 1, Alto Rhapsody (Dutton)

(Déjà Review) A must have for all historical devotees [GFe]