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July List by Donalee Jacobs
Mahler: Symphony No. 3
Mahler: Symphony No. 3ivan fischer

Ivan Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra continue their Mahler cycle with this critically acclaimed performance of Symphony No. 3 which features Gerhild Romberger.

Baroque Gold
Baroque Goldvarious

Decca presents this collection of 100 Baroque moments with the greatest period performers of the music of the era.  The collection includes Vivaldi's Four Seasons, Handel's Messiah, Pachelbel's Canon, Bach's Brandenburg Concertos, Tartini's 'Devil's Trill' Sonata, and much more. Performed by superstars Emma Kirkby, Christopher Hogwood and John Eliot Gardiner, as well as more recent releases by Lucie Horsch & Janine Jansen.

Handel: Ottone
Handel: Ottonegeorge petrou

Premiered in London in 1723, Ottone was one of Handel's most successful operas during his lifetime. This rare recording breathes new life into one of the master's greatest works and features three bonus arias performed in the 1726 revival.

Beethoven: Fidelio Op. 72
Beethoven: Fidelio Op.72leonard bernstein

This deluxe edition includes the original cover of this classic recording and features Gundula Janowitz and Rene Kollo conducted by the great Leonard Bernstein, whose centenary is in 2018. 

Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach
Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bachyo-yo ma

The works of Bach have played a large part in cellist Yo-Yo Ma's successful career, including a Grammy Award. This collection brings together many of his finest Bach performances together on one CD. 

Songs By Schubert - 3
Songs By Schubert - 3ian bostridge

The third volume in tenor Ian Bostridge's Wigmore Hall Live Schubert series presents some of the most exquisitely crafted songs of the nineteenth century.

Inland Sea
Inland Seastephan micus

Micus often combines instruments from different cultures and continents that would never normally be played together, adapting and extending them, and rarely playing them in a traditional manner. The instruments then become a cast of characters that help tell the particular story of that album. While he plays nine different instruments on Inland Sea, the lead role belongs to the nyckelharpa - a keyed fiddle from Sweden, with an array of other instruments and vocals providing layers and textures throughout. 

Lights, Camera -- Music!: Six Decades Of John Williams
Lights, Camera -- Music!: Six Decades Of John Williamskeith lockhart & Boston pops orchestra

The Boston Pops Orchestra pays homage to one of the most successful composers in Hollywood history. This tribute offers a broad survey of his work, including music from films such as Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. 

Mahler: Song Cycles
Mahler: Song Cyclesmarc albrecht

Marc Albrecht conducts the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra along with the acclaimed mezzo-soprano Alice Coote in a persuasive new recording of Mahler's incomparable orchestral song cycles Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, Kindertotenlieder, and the Ruckert-Lieder.