Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov
Kresimir Baranovic
Decca 4826883
A first release on CD of Mussorgsky’s epic tragedy recorded by the Belgrade National Opera. With this and six companion issues, Eloquence makes available for the first time on CD the seven complete Russian operas recorded in 1955 by Decca...

Faure: Requiem; Orchestral works
Neville Marriner
Decca 4824963
Fluent and luminously textured accounts of Fauré’s major choral and orchestral music, compiled on CD for the first time. After the death of Sir Neville Marriner in October 2016 at the age of 91, Eloquence pays tribute to the conductor’s...

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1; Overtures
Clifford Curzon; Eduard van Beinum
Decca 4825830
Following his still-little-known first account with Enrique Jorda on the podium, and made nine years before his celebrated partnership with George Szell and the LSO, this is Clifford Curzon’s second recording for Decca of Brahms’s First Piano...

Brahms: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3
Eduard van Beinum
Decca 4825499
Eduard van Beinum made three recordings of Brahms’s First Symphony, all with the Concertgebouw Orchestra of which he had become principal conductor after World War II. This newly remastered Eloquence album presents his second thoughts on the...

Martin: Orchestral works
Ernest Ansermet
Decca 4824997
Ernest Ansermet’s complete Decca recordings of Frank Martin. The Swiss conductor regarded his countryman Frank Martin as one of the two great composers of his time. He rejected the atonal system of music as ‘without musical meaning’ and...

Rachmaninov, Mussorgsky, Prokofiev: Orchestral works
Edo de Waart
Decca 4828981
A newly compiled, generous 4CD collection of high-octane Russian orchestral masterpieces, celebrating the hundredth anniversary of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and the firebrand musicianship of Dutch maestro Edo de Waart. ‘In my...

Early One Morning - Partsongs & Folk Songs
Louis Halsey
Decca 4802077
During the 1960s, Louis Halsey, together with the Elizabethan Singers and The Louis Halsey Singers, made a number of recordings of British choral music for Decca. Three LPs devoted to the music of Parry, Elgar, Stanford and Delius and of folk...