New this week from the Sasmor Collection

This week’s arrivals are heavy on symphony and violin collections. Of particular interest are complete symphony collections of Beethoven (twice!), Dvorak, and Bruckner, and two large sets featuring the violinist, Yehudi Menuhin.

Orchestral Music

Antonin Dvorak – The Complete Symphonies (Royal Scottish Orchestra; Neeme Järvi, cond.)CD 8501

Anton Bruckner – 9 Symphonien (Berliner Philharmonic; Herbert von Karajan, cond.)CD8496

Ludwin van Beethoven – 9 Sinfonien (The London Classical Players; Roger Norrington, cond.)CD 8463

Ludwin van Beethoven – 9 Symphonies (Orchestre Révolutionaire et Romantique; John Eliot Gardiner, cond.)CD 8462

Johannes Brahms – Symphonies Nos. 1-4 (SWR Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra; Sergiu Celibidache, cond.) – CD 8480

New York Philharmonic: The Historic Broadcasts 1923 to 1987 (10-disc set)CD 8467

Kurt Masur at the New York Philharmonic (10-disc set)CD 8482

Original Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra (6-disc set, ballets)CD 8477


80th Birthday Edition; Yehudi Menuhin, violin (6-disc set)CD 8469

Menuhin Edition; Yehudi Menuhin, violin (5-disc set) CD 8499

26 Danish Violin Concertos; Kai Laursen, violin (10-disc set)CD8485

Eugène Ysaÿe – Six Sonatas for Violin Solo, op. 27; Gideon Kremer, violin – CD 6255

String Quartets

W.A. Mozart – The Quartets Dedicated to Haydn (Quatour Mosaïques)CD 8487

Dimitri Shostakovich – The String Quartets (Brodsky Quartet)CD 8479


Ludwin van Beethoven – Piano Sonatas; Alfred Schnabel, piano (8-disc set)CD 8492

W.A. Mozart – Piano Concertos; Mitsuko Uchida, piano (9-disc set; English Chamber Orchestra, Jeffrey Tate, cond.)CD 8459


W.A. Mozart – Die Zauberflöte / Die Entführung aus dem Serail / Der Schauspieldirektor (Berliner Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm, cond.)CD 8491

Kirsten Flagstad EditionCD 8481