Organ Fireworks XIV – October Release

Christopher Herrick’s Fireworks XIV is soon to be out in the shops – Release date some time in October. This was recorded and produced by Mark Edwards and Greenside Productions at Melbourne Town Hall for Hyperion Records in July 2009.  http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/al.asp?al=CDA67758 for more information and some preview material.

Liszt – Piano Sonata in B Minor – Artur Pizarro

[audio:http://104.198.4.5/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/02-Liszt-Sonata-B-Minor.mp3|titles=02 Liszt Sonata B Minor] “… Artur Pizarro is the young Portuguese virtuoso…. and, predictably, his Liszt debut recital on Collins is of exceptional quality… … Argerich’s Schumann too is among her… The sound when you bother to notice it, is excellent, though in warmth and detail it hardly rivals Collins Classics’ which is of…

Mendelssohn – Incidental Music to a Midsummer Night’s Dream – RSO/Weller

[audio:http://new.greensideproductions.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/05-Mendelssohn-excerpt.mp3|titles=05 Mendelssohn excerpt] “The catalogue is already rich in fine versions of Mendelssohn’s Shakespeare music and a new contender has to be pretty impressive to cope with quality mid-price recordings like those of Klemperer, Kubelik and Litton. Walter Weller’s new disc on Collins is just that, with fine conducting and glorious sound.” “…This one scores…