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C. P. E. Bach Vol. 2

Sinfonias, concertos, sonata

Ophélie Gaillard (vc & dir), Francesco Corti (hpd), Pulcinella Orchestra

Your Voice from nomination forms:

cb (Paris, France)

This is one of the finest CPE Bach recordings and it has successfully brought me vivid emotions from joy to sorrow to hope.

Seventh57 (New York, NY, USA)

Ophélie Gaillard is a virtuosic, eloquent and brilliant soloist, and the Pulcinella Orchestra sounds just impeccable under her direction!

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First Day Bragato, Martinů,

Burhans, Ginastera, Enescu, etc.

Laura Metcalf (vc), Matei Varga (pf)

Your Voice from nomination forms:

sjdube (New York, NY, USA)

Laura Metcalf excites on the cello as she plays a fine selection of pieces that are expertly executed. The pieces flow nicely and take you on a journey as you listen. FIRST DAY is a treat from start to end.

Liz (Santa Fe, NM, USA)

This is a refreshingly delightful program. More please!

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Portuguese Music for Cello and Orchestra

Bruno Borralhinho (vc), Pedro Neves (cond), Orquestra Gulbenkian

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Francisco Martins (Porto, Portugal)

Bruno Borralhinho is a brilliant cellist and an ambassador of Portuguese classical music.

herbert (Berlin, Germany)

"Portuguese Music" takes you on a great musical discovery and the performance is certainly first rate.

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Schubert & Schumann

Piano trios

Morgenstern Trio — Stefan Hempel (vn), Emanuel Wehse (vc), Catherine Klipfel (pf)

Your Voice from nomination forms:

Charles (London, UK)

This is simply the best - Morgenstern Trio gives a crisp, energetic and mesmerizing performance of two masterpieces.

K_mus (San Francisco, CA, USA)

Bravo Morgenstern Trio for a superb performance of a most beautiful program! Thank you for bringing such joy and excitement to listeners around the world.

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Songs and Lullabies

New works for solo cello

Robert Irvine (vc)

Your Voice from nomination forms:

Selkie (Birmingham, UK)

This CD is a rare project, gathering together so many contemporary voices from the composing world, providing a hugely varied & valuable collection of solo cello works for players and listeners alike. Robert Irvine performs them with such musical sensitivity and technical prowess.

julia (Chicago, IL, USA)

A deeply moving CD for a very noble cause.

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