Anonymous 4. Bruce Molsky, fiddle, banjo, guitar & vocals.
Label: Harmonia Mundi. Format: CD.
UPC: 093046754969. Daedalus Item Code: 59220
Renowned for blending their pellucid voices in medieval music, the women of Anonymous 4 turned to Americana in 2006's Gloryland, with stunning results. Songs this time around include Stephen ... (Read More)
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The Choir of King's College. Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal. Wiener Philharmonker. Herbert von Karajan, conductor, & others.
Label: Decca. Format: 3 CDs.
UPC: 028947873099. Daedalus Item Code: 49636
Drawn from Decca's deep wellspring of masterworks recordings, these transcendent selections will cause peace to come dropping slow, to paraphrase Yeats. They include Fauré's Pavane for choir ... (Read More)
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Love songs, "protest" songs, apocalyptic confessional poetry, lyrical folk ballads: even from the beginning one got all this and more with a Bob Dylan album. These timeless tracks from his early ... (Read More)
One of the first bands to put a folk-rock spin on a Dylan tune, the Byrds (David Crosby, Gene Clark, Michael Clarke, Chris Hillman, and Jim McGuinn) crafted an unforgettable arrangement of "Mr. ... (Read More)
Elvis shows himself "The King" of any type of song in this collection from his 1960s songbook. The Tupelo, Mississippi native's natural ease at blending country, pop, and R&B sold millions and became ... (Read More)
No consideration of the 1960s music scene would be complete without the galvanizing, transformative persona of Janis Joplin, "The Queen of Psychedelic Soul." Rolling Stone ranks her number 28 ... (Read More)
A passionate, spiritual, and highly distinctive vocalist, Belfast-born Van Morrison has never been pigeonholed into a genre, although his music draws on jazz, R&B, and soul. (Some have dubbed him an ... (Read More)
Prior to joining forces with his brothers, Aaron Neville had already established a productive solo career. Exhibiting a somewhat funkier sound than his later work, these 22 songs from Neville's ... (Read More)
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Eva Cassidy, the Jayhawks, Sarah McLachlan, Jeff Buckley, Ray LaMontagne, Shawn Colvin, Howie Day & others.
Label: Compass Records. Format: cutout CD.
UPC: 797307261721. Daedalus Item Code: 57493
The high points are many in this diverse anthology of 17 acoustic songs, but the ladies threaten to steal the show. Opening with the inimitable Eva Cassidy's rendition of Sting's "Fields of Gold," ... (Read More)
Born in Spain in 1886, José Gonzalo Zulaica—nicknamed "Aita" ("Padre") Donostia—was a Basque composer and priest. This two-disc set includes the entirety of Donostia's piano works, which blend the ... (Read More)
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In this follow-up to the Alabama Shakes' 2012 debut, Boys & Girls—which earned the group three Grammy nominations—the quartet demonstrates the tremendous strides made by a group of musicians ... (Read More)
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Alexandre Tharaud, piano. Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello. Isabelle Faust, violin. Ensemble Orchestral de Paris. Andrea Quinn, conductor, & others.
Label: Harmonia Mundi. Format: 6 CDs, boxed.
UPC: 3149020871041. Daedalus Item Code: 59415
(Diapason d'Or and Choc du Monde de la Musique Award Winners Included) Not even halfway through his career, Alexandre Tharaud has already earned a reputation as an exceptional interpreter of ... (Read More)
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