Camilla Nylund (soprano) The Great American Songbook (Naxos)

Fine selections from The Great American Songbook [BMC]

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Auber: Le Philtre (Naxos)

This light-hearted comedy is charming entertainment and the presentation is worthy [GF]

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Sgambati: Symphony 2 (Naxos)

La Vecchia and his Rome orchestra do Sgambati proud in a premiere recording [RMay]

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Marschner: Overtures & Stage Music Vol. 1 (Naxos)

Long-forgotten music that’s well worth a listen [RMay]

Finzi: Clarinet Concerto (Naxos)

(Déjà Review) A fabulous collection recommended unreservedly [IL]

Joyce: Caravan Suite (Naxos)

An interesting compilation of music by the “English waltz king” who outlived his era by half a century [PCG]

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Price: Songs of the Oak (Naxos)

Collectors of Florence Price’s music need not hesitate in acquiring this disc [LW]

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Sibelius: The Tempest (Naxos)

Kamu has the measure of Sibelius’s complete Tempest music [LW]

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Santoro: Symphonies (Naxos)

A superb second instalment of the Santoro cycle, and a good introduction to his music [HC]

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Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen (Naxos)

An innovative and at times challenging production, with high calibre singing and playing [RWe]

La Femme – A Journey of Female Composers (Naxos)

A brilliant disc to cherish and to share [SA]

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Saint-Saëns: Dances & Ballet (Naxos)

A disc primarily for admirers of Saint-Saëns and 19th century ballet [RMay]

British Choral Anthems (Naxos)

This recording of the Five Mystical Songs is touched by greatness [JQ]

Howells: Piano Music Vol. 2 (Naxos)

An important survey played with skill, insight and care [NB]

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Hedges: Kingston Sketches (Naxos)

Another enjoyable reissue in the Naxos series of British light music [PCG]

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McClelland: Where The Shadow Glides (Naxos)

A splendid collection of music inspired by poetry [BMC]

Sivelöv: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 5 (Naxos)

Stimulating and imaginative scores, painted in vivid colour [SG]

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Rimsky-Korsakov: Christmas Eve (Naxos)

A superlative cast in a crisply modern, but relatively faithful production of a rarely performed opera [MP]

Maria Kliegel (cello) Anniversary Edition (Naxos)

A fine cellist – expression, technical mastery, character all there – but a shame that this is a collection of excerpts [RB]

Tomasi: Complete Violin Works (Naxos)

I have nothing but praise for this splendid disc [SG]

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Still: Summerland (Naxos)

Idiomatic performances from a mother and daughter combination [WK]

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Pianos & Orchestra (Naxos)

A unique programme very well played and recorded but of variable musical value [NB]

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Foerster: Symphony 1 (Naxos)

Three enjoyable works from the less-angst ridden end of the Romantic spectrum, in fine performances [DJB]

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Serenata (Naxos)

Graceful and charming but not at all Brazilian [DJB]