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Fabrice di Falco - Les sauvages (2017) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Fabrice di Falco - Les sauvages (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 48:38 minutes | 981 MB
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L'étonnant sopraniste Fabrice di Falco, accompagné de son trio jazz le Di Falco Quartet, nous offre une version très personnelle de grands airs baroques, avec en colonne vertébrale le Stabat Mater de Vivaldi.
Karine Deshayes, Les Forces Majeures & Raphaël Merlin - Rossini (2016) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Karine Deshayes, Les Forces Majeures & Raphaël Merlin - Rossini (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 72:53 minutes | 1.12 GB
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Karine Deshayes is one of the greatest Rossini singers on the international opera stage. In this first solo album, featuring excerpts from some of his most beautiful works, she traces the different stages in Rossini's life. She is accompanied by Raphaël Merlin (cellist of the Ébène Quartet) at the head of Les Forces Majeures, a collective bringing together musicians from prestigious chamber ensembles and top-flight orchestras.
Vladimir Stoupel - Mikhail Glinka: Variations for Piano (2017) [Official Digital Download]

Vladimir Stoupel - Mikhail Glinka: Variations for Piano (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/48 kHz | Time - 73:34 minutes | 576 MB
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The Unknown Russia: “For me it has been a great joy to conceive and record the programme featured on this album. The idea that inspired it was twofold: on the one hand, it is made up of variation cycles (with the exception of the Rondo brillante on a theme from Bellini’s opera ‘I Capuletti ed i Montecchi’).
Cosmic Analog Ensemble - Les Sourdes Oreilles (2017) [Official Digital Download]

Cosmic Analog Ensemble - Les Sourdes Oreilles (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Time - 43:38 minutes | 468 MB
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Les Sourdes Oreilles (The Deaf Ears), is the next generation analog cinematic music from the 21 century. Following the sound of 70's cinematic jazz funk, this first 300 X 12" from Cosmic Analog Ensemble is the new My Bags emergency hammer glass breaker. "Les Sourdes Oreilles" is a long artisanal goldsmith work, cooking occidental classic jazz funk tradition into an afro oriental kitchen. It's what make this release so awesome, unique and necessary to our deaf ears.
Llŷr Williams - Beethoven: Sonatas, Vol. 7 / Diabelli Variations (2017) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Llŷr Williams - Beethoven: Sonatas, Vol. 7 / Diabelli Variations (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 115:57 minutes | 1.86 GB
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Welsh pianist, Llŷr Williams, is widely admired for his profound musical intelligence, and for the expressive and communicative nature of his interpretations.
Le Poème Harmonique, Les Cris de Paris & Vincent Dumestre - Son of England (2017) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Le Poème Harmonique, Les Cris de Paris & Vincent Dumestre - Son of England (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 55:33 minutes | 984 MB
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Son of England, the new album from Les Cris de Paris, Le Poème Harmonique and Vincent Dumestre celebrating the work of Henry Purcell and Jeremiah Clarke. Following their acclaimed production of Dido & Aeneas, Vincent Dumestre and Le Poème Harmonique continue their exploration of the world of Purcell and seventeenth-century English music by collaborating with vocal ensemble Les Cris de Paris on a new album Son of England. The album pairs two of Purcell’s most popular works with an exceptional discovery from composer Jeremiah Clarke.
Gustavo Gimeno - Shostakovich: Symphony No. 1, Scherzi, Theme and Variations & 5 Fragments (2017) [24/96]

Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg & Gustavo Gimeno - Shostakovich: Symphony No. 1, Scherzi, Theme and Variations & 5 Fragments (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 58:43 minutes | 1.07 GB
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Gustavo Gimeno conducts the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg in a fascinating survey of confident, assured and striking orchestral works by the young Shostakovich. This new recording for PENTATONE includes his breathtaking Symphony No.1 op. 10 – the student work which brought Shostakovich international fame.
Vanessa Benelli Mosell - Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 2 - Corelli Variations (2017) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Vanessa Benelli Mosell - Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 2 - Corelli Variations (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 53:55 minutes | 547 MB
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Following the success of her first two albums, which established Vanessa Benelli Mosell as a successful classical artist (pupil of Stockhausen and devotee to the development of classical music), her third album with Decca focusses on mainstream repertoire.
Orchestre Les Passions - Blanchard: Magnificat à la Chapelle Royale (2016) [Official Digital Download]

Orchestre Les Passions - Blanchard: Magnificat à la Chapelle Royale (2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/48 kHz | Time - 76:01 minutes | 792 MB
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As Jean-Marc Andrieu presses ahead with the rediscovery of Antoine Blanchard’s works which he began thirty years ago, he has ably performed this mission — indeed, it is a joyful way of “doing justice” to his compositions! The three motets à grand chœur showcased herein – two of which have been recorded for the first time – are amongst those religious works representative of the music of Louis XV’s Chapel in the middle of the Eighteenth Century. They make a most pleasant addition to our knowledge about the musician.
Sarah Laulan, Maciej Pikulski & Hermès Quartet - Les blasphèmes: Mélodies fin-de-siècle (2017) [24/96]

Sarah Laulan, Maciej Pikulski & Hermès Quartet - Les blasphèmes: Mélodies fin-de-siècle (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 59:18 minutes | 0.98 GB
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Gathered around Saint-Saëns' Danse macabre, you'll discover an unknown aspect of the French melodie of the Fin-de-siecle. Based on sometimes very intimate text by rimbaud, Baudelaire or Verhaeren, among others, these crepuscular works externalized, one century ago already, the existential malaise of the mankind facing the progress. The rare contralto tone of Sarah Laulan, laureate at prestigious Queen Elisabeth International Competition and at the Geneva International Competition, and associated artist at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel, serve the ambiguity of these melodies, that deploy by turns onirism, darkness, but also humor, provocation and cynicism.