Brilliant Classics

The Monteverdi Organ (Brilliant Classics)

Groundbreaking from the perspective of performance practice [JV]

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Vivaldi: Sonatas for 2 Violins (Brilliant Classics)

Vivaldi’s instrumental music is more theatrical than these performances suggest [JV]

Haydn: The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross (Brilliant Classics)

With added flute part, this arrangement is a welcome curiosity for those already familiar with the work [SW]

Araja & Pellegrini: Keyboard Works (Brilliant Classics)

Two little known composers whose work illustrates the polarities of harpsichord music in 18th century Italy [GPu]

Veggio, Ridio, Bertoldo: Complete Organ Music (Brilliant Classics)

Scandali could not have made a better choice than the oldest of the two organs in San Petronio [JV]

Ariosti 6 Lessons Brilliant 95620

Ariosti: Lessons for viola d’amore (Brilliant Classics)

A perfect disc to become acquainted with the viola d’amore and Ariosti’s sonatas [JV]

Dreyer sacred 96405

Dreyer: Sacred Music (Brilliant)

Dreyer’s works are well worth the efforts to save them from the effects of a flood [JV]

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Krommer: Clarinet works (Brilliant)

The Quartet comes off better than the Quintet [SV]

Aguilera organ 96180

Aguilera: Organ Music (Brilliant)

Another fine contribution to the Brilliant Classics keyboard music catalogue [JV]

Dambrosio violin 96727

d’Ambrosio: Violin & Piano (Brilliant)

A collected look at the charming art of salon master Alfredo d’Ambrosio [JW]

Hindemith duos 95756

Hindemith: Piano Duos (Brilliant)

A mixed bag, but with two masterpieces [SB]