SPECIAL AWARDS ISSUE The year’s best recordings, chosen by our expert critics
THE WORLD’S BEST CLASSICAL MUSIC REVIEWS
Est 1923 . AWARDS 2015
We celebrate the year’s inest releases, including: Maria João Pires’s poetic Beethoven Claudio Abbado’s profound Bruckner Piotr Anderszewski’s mesmerising Bach ...and we reveal the Recording of the Year
PLUS Vaughan Williams’s The Lark Ascending – which recording is the best?
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