Wagner / Strauss - Davidsen, Lise / Salonen, Esa-Pekka / Philharmonia Orchestra

Described as possessing ôa voice in a millionö (Telegraph), Lise Davidsen is set to make a fiery debut with her self-titled album, released on Decca Classics on 31 May. With works including Straussĺ Four Last Songs and arias from Ariadne auf Naxos and Wagnerĺs Tannhńuser, the record celebrates the legacy of song throughout the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. 

 
Sibelius - Leif Ove Andsnes

Leif Ove Andsnes f°lger opp sine prisbel°nte Beethoven utgivelser med et album med solo pianoverk av den finske komponisten Jean Sibelius. 

 
Inspirations - Runar Kjeldsberg

Francois de Fossa (1775-1849). The third and final volume of Fracois de Fossa's known guitar solo pieces. Recorded on an original Gennaro Fabricatore guitar built in Naples in 1830. 

 
On the Silver Globe - Kim Myhr/Lasse Marhaug
On the Silver Globe Kim Myhr/Lasse Marhaug
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Myhr, Kim (elektronikk, elektrisk gitar) | Marhaug, Lasse (elektronikk)
 
Botanikk - Else Olsen S / Pauline Oliveros / ěyvind Storesund / Lisa Dillan
Botanikk Else Olsen S / Pauline Oliveros / ěyvind Storesund / Lisa Dillan
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Olsen S., Else (preparert piano, elektronikk) | Oliveros, Pauline (midi-akkordeon) | Storesund, ěyvind (kontrabass) | Dillan, Lisa (stemme, glass, metall)
 
Beethoven, Ludwig van: Symfonier nr. 1-9 (komplett) - Rattle, Simon

BBC Music Magazine Disc of the month - Juli 2016 

 
La Mascarade - Rolf Lislevand

Lislevand reminds us that 17th century instrumental performance was often an intimate affair, with lutenists frequently playing to a dozen privileged listeners.