Mr. R. Equus

"kew-dos"
(REAL NAME)
 
Top Reviewer Ranking: 5,854
Helpful votes received on reviews: 98% (330 of 338)
Location: Norwich, UK
Birthday: 9 April
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 5,854 - Total Helpful Votes: 330 of 338
Beethoven: The Piano Concertos etc (Decca Collecto&hellip ~ Stephen Kovacevich
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
These recordings coming from the 70's have been re-issued many times over the years in various combinations and guises including quadraphonic and Super Audio CD (SACD) versions of the concertos being released by Pentatone. Originally recorded for Philips and gaining the Penguin Record Guides Rosette for the sonatas and the Emperor Concerto, Stephen Kovacevich (nee Bishop) continued to wow people with his mastery of Beethoven's music, striking a marvellous rapport with Colin Davis conducting. These were the first recordings of Beethoven that I consciously listened to and made me fall in love with the music. Consequently they have become my benchmark, by which all others have to contend… Read more
Folk, Blues & Beyond ~ Davy Graham
Folk, Blues & Beyond ~ Davy Graham
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1 Leavin' Blues
2:54
2 Cocaine
2:25
3 Sally Free And Easy
3:51
4 Black Is The Colour Of My True Love's Hair
2:23
5 Rock Me Baby
2:47
6 Seven Gypsies
2:39
7 Ballad Of The Sad Young Men
3:10
8 Moanin'
2:30
9 Skillet (Good 'N' Greasy)
2:27
10 Ain't Nobody's Business What I Do
2:20
11 Maajun
2:41
12 I Can't Keep From Cryin' Sometimes
3:35
13 Don't Think Twice, It's Alright
2:54
14 My Babe
2:45
15 Goin' Down Slow
2:30
16 Better Git It In Your Soul
2:28
17 She Moved Through The Fair
3:13
18 Mustapha… Read more
Wagner: Parsifal ~ Rafael Kubelik
Wagner: Parsifal ~ Rafael Kubelik
David Nice surveyed recordings of Wagner's Parsifal . He chose this recording as his First Choice recommendation:

WAGNER: Parsifal
Kurt Moll (Gurnemanz), James King (Parsifal), Yvonne Minton (Kundry), Bernd Weikl (Amfortas), Franz Mazura (Klingsor), Matti Salminen (Titural), Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Tolzer Knabenchor, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Rafael Kubelik (conductor)
ARTS ARCHIVES 430272 (4CD mid-price)

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