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I’m Colin Anderson, a writer on music and the editor of Classical Source.

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Stokowski Proms Encores.

Stokowski Proms Encores.

Edward Johnson writes... Apropos the ICA Box you recently reviewed, Stokowski was a great encore giver and he treated his Proms audiences to several, including these two items. Neither have been commercially released but were taped off the radio. After the...

Orchestre National de France & Cristian Măcelaru record Enescu’s Three Symphonies & the Two Romanian Rhapsodies for Deutsche Grammophon.

Orchestre National de France & Cristian Măcelaru record Enescu’s Three Symphonies & the Two Romanian Rhapsodies for Deutsche Grammophon.

The three Symphonies of multi-skilled George Enescu (1881-1955) - composer, violinist, pianist, conductor, teacher - have previously been catered for by Lawrence Foster (EMI), Gennadi Rozhdestvensky (Chandos) and Cristian Mandeal, a fellow-countryman of the composer...