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Four Times “Best of 2017”!

Happy New Year from all of us at Channel Classics!

These four reviews for ‘Best of 2017 Albums’ make for a great way to end the year 2017 and start the new year 2018 with lots of energy and excitement!

Iván Fischer & BFO: Mahler’s Third Symphony

Iván Fischer​ & Budapest Festival Orchestra​: Mahler – Symphony No. 3
-> The New York Times​: Best 25 Classical Recordings of 2017
-> Sunday Times​: 100 Best Albums of the Year 2017 (Genre Wide! ?)
-> Bay Area Reporter: The Year’s Best Classical Recordings

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Dragon Quartet: Dvorak & Schubert String Quartets

Dragon Quartet (Ning Feng, Li-Wei Qin, Wang Xiaowao, WenXiao Zheng): Dvorak & Schubert
-> Audiophile Audition: Best 10 Classical Albums 2017

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The Guardian reviews our 3 latest releases

Ebony Quartet: Unheard (CD of the Week)
“All these pieces are played with tremendous commitment and finesse by the Ebony Quartet, who transmit their belief in its enduring quality in every bar.”
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Dragon Quartet: Dvórak and Schubert Quartets (Album Page)
“If you don’t already have recordings and want this combination, these are fresh, played with pinpoint accuracy, well paced and free from excessive vibrato.”
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Ashley Solomon: Telemann Twelve Sonatas for Solo Flute
“The articulation is immaculate, the rhythms are buoyant and the recording quality, done in big church acoustics, is immediate and generous.”
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Dragon Quartet: debut release receives rave reviews

Audiophile Audition: ‘(…) beside their towering artistic genius, they have very good manners. (…) It is a tremendous debut and very well recorded.’

The Guardian: ‘If you don’t already have recordings and want this combination, these are fresh, played with pinpoint accuracy, well paced and free from excessive vibrato (…)’

Nederlands Dagblad: ‘They give a lively, immaculate musical interpretation of this music.’

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