BBC Music Magazine (Magazine, with typically BBCMM## catno.)

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Annotation

Although the earlier volumes in this series used Roman numerals for the volume numbers, later volumes changed to Arabic numerals. I have used the latter throughout, for consistency.


See also http://knowledgewise.co.uk/music/.

Annotation last modified on 2017-02-20 15:51 .

Releases

Release Artist Format Tracks Date Country Catalog# Barcode
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 1: Tchaikovsky: Symphony no. 6 (Pathétique) / Britten: Sinfonia da requiem Tchaikovsky, Britten; BBC Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis, Mark Wigglesworth CD 5 BBCMM101
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 2: Symphony no. 9 in D minor Anton Bruckner; BBC Philharmonic, Bernhard Klee CD 3 BBCMM102
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 3: Carl Nielsen: Symphony no. 2 “The Four Temperaments”, op. 16 / Jean Sibelius: Symphony no. 5 in E flat, op. 82 Nielsen, Sibelius; BBC Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis, Matthias Bamert CD 7 BBCMM103
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 4: Music for Christmas Johannes Brahms, Nicolas Gombert, William Mathias; BBC Singers CD 19 BBC MM104 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 5: An Alpine Symphony, Op. 64 Richard Strauss; BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra, Mariss Jansons CD 22 BBCMM105
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 6: French Favourites: Berlioz, Chausson, Debussy, Dukas, Ravel Berlioz, Chausson, Debussy, Dukas, Ravel, BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth, Maurice Hasson CD 6 BBCMM106
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 7: The Isle of the Dead / Petrushka Rachmaninov, Stravinsky; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Jerzy Maksymiuk CD 16 BBCMM107
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 8: Music for Easter Palestrina, Plainsong, Liszt; Taverner Consort and Choir, Andrew Parrott CD 17 BBCMM108
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 9: Symphony no. 5 Gustav Mahler; BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra, Tadaaki Otaka CD 5 BBCMM109
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 10: Haydn Operatic Arias Joseph Haydn CD 16 BBCMM110 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 11: Elgar: Cello Concerto / Lloyd: Symphony no. 9 Sir Edward Elgar, George Lloyd; Colin Carr, BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier, George Lloyd CD 7 BBCMM111
BBC Music, Volume 1, Number 12: Horszowski plays Bach, Mozart, Szymanowski and Chopin Mieczysław Horszowski CD 17 BBCMM112
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 1: Symphonie Fantastique Hector Berlioz; BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis CD 5 BBCMM113
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 2: Duke Bluebeard’s Castle Béla Bartók; BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Mark Elder, Gwynne Howell, Sally Burgess CD 9 BBCMM114
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 3: Swan Lake, The Nutcracker Tchaikovsky; The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Mark Ermler CD 20 BBCMM115 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 4: Music for Christmas The Taverner Consort, Choir & Players, Andrew Parrott CD 16 BBCMM116
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 5: Symphony No. 9 in C major "Great" Schubert; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Takuo Yuasa CD 4 BBCMM117
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 6: Violin Sonatas in B flat K454, in G K379 & in A K526 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; György Pauk, Peter Frankl CD 9 BBCMM118
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 7: Piano Sonatas nos. 29, 32 Ludwig van Beethoven; Edith Vogel CD 6 BBCMM119
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 8: Liebeslieder / Psalms Brahms, Spohr, Meyerbeer; BBC Singers, Jane Glover, Simon Joly CD 37 BBCMM120
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 9: Rimsky-Korsakov: The Golden Cockerel, Capriccio Espagnol / Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition Rimsky-Korsakov, Mussorgsky; BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier CD 22 BBCMM121
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 10: Liederkreis, Op. 39 & Twelve Poems, Op. 35 Robert Schumann CD 24 BBCMM122
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 11: Live From The Proms: Walton: Symphony no. 1 / Takemitsu Walton, Takemitsu CD 5 BBCMM123
BBC Music, Volume 2, Number 12: Symphony no. 10 Mahler; BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Mark Wigglesworth CD 5 BBCMM124
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 1: BBC Singers - 70 Years BBC Singers CD 16 BBCMM125
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 2: Brahms: Clarinet Sonatas / Vaughan Williams: Six Studies / Milhaud: Duo Concertant Brahms, Vaughan Williams, Milhaud; Jonathan Cohler CD 14 BBCMM126
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 3: Symphony no. 2 in E minor, op. 27 Rachmaninov; BBC Philharmonic, Edward Downes CD 4 BBCMM127
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 4: Music for the Festive Season (Vienna Boys' Choir) Wiener Sängerknaben CD 22 BBCMM128
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 5: Dido and Aeneas Purcell; Emily Van Evera, Janet Lax, Ben Parry, Taverner Choir and Players, Andrew Parrott CD 43 BBCMM129
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 6: Symphonies nos. 2 & 4 Tippett; BBC Symphony Orchestra, Michael Tippett CD 5 BBCMM130
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 7: Anne Evans sings Wagner at the 1994 Proms (BBC National Orchestra of Wales feat. conductor: Otaka) Richard Wagner CD 8 BBCMM131
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 8: Cheryomushki Dmitri Shostakovich; Pimlico Opera CD 29 BBCMM132 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 9: String Trios Beethoven, Schubert; Beethoven String Trio of London CD 9 BBCMM133
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 10: Imogen Cooper Plays Schumann & Brahms Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms; Imogen Cooper CD 22 BBCMM134
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 11: Stravinsky: Rite of Spring / Britten: Four Sea Interludes Stravinsky, Britten; BBC National Orchestra of Wales, David Atherton CD 9 BBCMM135
BBC Music, Volume 3, Number 12: Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica" / Schubert: Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished" Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert; BBC Philharmonic, Stephen Kovacevich, Günther Herbig CD 6 BBCMM136
Smetana: Vltava / Debussy: Ibéria / Delius: Norwegian Suite Smetana, Debussy, Delius CD 8 BBCMM137
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 2: The Spanish Lady / Sketches from Symphony No. 3 Sir Edward Elgar CD 22 BBCMM138
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 3: Sibelius Symphony no. 2 / Walton Symphony no. 2 Sibelius, Walton; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Jerzy Maksymiuk, Martyn Brabbins CD 7 BBCMM139, BBC MM39 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 4: Music for Christmas Various Artists CD 25 BBCMM140
BBC Music: The Bartered Bride (highlights) Bedřich Smetana CD 15 BBC OPF95
Partita for Orchestra / Suite from Enchanted April / Four Jazz Songs Richard Rodney Bennett; Britten Sinfonia, Nicholas Cleobury, Neil Richardson, Richard Rodney Bennett CD 8 BBC RRB1
BBC Music: The Concerto Arcangelo Corelli, Antonio Vivaldi, Johann Sebastian Bach, Ludwig van Beethoven CD 16 BBC WN95D [none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 5: Beethoven: Piano Trio op. 97 (Archduke) / Dvořák: Piano Trio op. 90 (Dumky) Beethoven, Dvořák; György Pauk, Ralph Kirshbaum, Peter Frankl CD 10 BBCMM141 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 6: Mozart: Symphony No. 34, Six German Dances / Witt: Symphony in C 'Jena' Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Friedrich Witt; London Mozart Players, Matthias Bamert CD 13 BBCMM142 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 7: Janet Baker & Raymond Leppard at 1971 Aldeburgh Festival Various Artists CD 20 BBCMM143
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 8: Motets BWV 225 – 230 Johann Sebastian Bach; BBC Singers, Stephen Cleobury CD 6 BBCMM44
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 9: Clara Schumann, etc. Clara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn, Louise Farrenc, Marie Grandval; Ambache Chamber Orchestra & Ensemble, Diana Ambache CD 11 BBCMM45 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 10: BBC Young Musicians Past Finalists Mozart, Bellini, Weber, F. Strauss; BBC Philharmonic, Adrian Leaper CD 8 BBCMM46
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 11: The Epic of Gilgamesh Bohuslav Martinů; BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Jiří Bělohlávek CD 13 BBCMM47
BBC Music, Volume 4, Number 12: Piano Trios Beethoven, Fauré, Brahms; Gould Piano Trio CD 11 BBCMM48 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 1: The Planets Gustav Holst; BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier CD 7 BBCMM49
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 2: October Revolution Shostakovich, Prokofiev; BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Mark Elder CD 11 BBCMM50
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 3: La Calisto Francesco Cavalli CD 29 BBCMM51
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 4: Christmas Oratorio, Part 1 / Magnificat Johann Sebastian Bach; The Choir of New College, Oxford, Orchestra of The King's Consort, Edward Higginbottom CD 25 BBCMM52
BBC Music: Early Music Various Artists CD 25 BBC EM2 [none]
BBC Music, Volume IV, Number 9: Clara Schumann: Konzertsatz in F minor / Fanny Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in D minor, op. 11 / Louise Farrenc: Clarinet Trio in E‐flat, op. 44 / Marie Grandval: Deux pièces (slim jewel case, "premiere recordings") Clara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn, Louise Farrenc, Marie Grandval; Ambache Chamber Orchestra & Ensemble, Diana Ambache CD 11 BBC MM45 [none]
BBC Music: Sacred Choral Music Guillaume Dufay, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Orlande de Lassus, Carlo Gesualdo, Heinrich Schütz CD 16 SC 96 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 5: Music for Cello and Piano Grieg, Schumann, Chopin; David Finckel, Wu Han CD 8 BBCMM53
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 6: Renaissance Love Songs Catherine Bott CD 24 BBCMM54
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 7: String Quartet D804 & D810 Franz Schubert; Endellion String Quartet CD 8 BBCMM55
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 8: Symphony No. 4 / Zigeunerlieder Johannes Brahms CD 15 BBCMM56
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 9: Works for Piano Chopin, Liszt; Tamás Vásáry CD 11 BBCMM57 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 10: Alfred [excerpts] Thomas Arne; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Nicholas Kraemer CD 13 BBCMM58
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 11: Symphonies Nos. 5, 7 Ludwig van Beethoven; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä CD 8 BBCMM59
BBC Music, Volume 5, Number 12: Symphony no. 7 / The Water Goblin / Slavonic Dance op. 72 no. 1 Dvořák; BBC Philharmonic, Vassily Sinaisky CD 6 BBCMM60
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 1: Yehudi Menuhin Brahms, Bach; Yehudi Menuhin CD 7 BBCMM61
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 2: Wind Serenade Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wind Soloists of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Anthony Halstead CD 7 BBCMM62 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 3: The Very Best of the BBC: Celebrating the BBC Orchestras and BBC Singers Various Artists CD 6 BBCMM63 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 4: Messiah, Part 1 Handel; Harry Christophers CD 19 BBCMM64
Verdi & Puccini: Scenes & Arias Verdi, Puccini; Plácido Domingo, Leontyne Price, Carlo Bergonzi, Margaret Price, Anna Moffo, Richard Tucker, Montserrat Caballé, Ben Heppner, Ruggero Raimondi CD 21 BBC IT OP
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 5: Messiah, Parts 2 & 3 Handel; Harry Christophers CD 29 BBC MM65 [none]
BBC Music, Piano Special Issue: The Piano Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin & Robert Schumann/Sviatoslav Richter CD 18 BBC PN1
Proms Various Artists CD 12 BBMAG005 5034968000050
Proms 1997 Various Artists 2×CD 8 + 8 PR 97 [none]
Choral Greats Various Artists CD 13 5034968000043
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 6: Modern Classics Stravinsky, Barber, Tan Dun, Philip Glass, Carl Nielsen, John Tavener, Witold Lutosławski Enhanced CD 11 BBC MM66 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 7: Top of the World London Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Harding CD 15 BBCMM67 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 8: The Grand Tradition Various Artists Enhanced CD 16 BBCMM68 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 9: Mendelssohn: Scottish Symphony / Beethoven: Symphony no. 1 Beethoven, Mendelssohn; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä CD 8 BBCMM69
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 10: Masses and Motets William Byrd, Thomas Tallis; BBC Singers, Bo Holten CD 15 BBCMM70
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 11: Fantasias and Fugues Bach, Liszt, Brahms; Wayne Marshall CD 10 BBCMM71
BBC Music, Volume 6, Number 12: Last Night of the Proms (1961) Various Artists CD 22 BBCMM72 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 1: André Previn Conducts the LSO Ravel, Strauss; London Symphony Orchestra, André Previn Enhanced CD 19 BBC MM73 [none]
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 2: The Prodigal Son (City of Birmingham Touring Opera & Birmingham Contempory Music Group) Benjamin Britten CD 18 BBCMM74
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 3: String Quintet, D956 Franz Schubert; Vellinger Quartet, Bernard Greenhouse CD 4 BBCMM75
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 4: Music for Christmas BBC Singers CD 16 BBCMM76 [none]
Toscanini Conducts Beethoven: Eroica, Egmont, Leonore No. 3 Arturo Toscanini CD 6 BBC CON 1 [none]
BBC Music, MOZART: Overtures, scenes & arias from the da Ponte operas Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; English Baroque Soloists & Sir John Eliot Gardiner CD 19 BBC MOZ 1
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 5: Requiem / Siegfried Idyll (Hong Kong PO feat. conductor: David Atherton) Faure / Wagner CD 8 BBCMM77
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 6: A Mozart Concert Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; London Mozart Players CD 9 BBCMM78
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 7: Symphony No.5 / The Voyevoda Tchaikovsky; BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier, Tadaaki Otaka CD 5 BBCMM79
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 8: Elgar: Froissart / Bliss: Checkmate / Vaughan Williams: Symphony no. 4 Elgar, Bliss, Vaughan Williams; BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Norman Del Mar, Malcolm Arnold CD 12 BBCMM80
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 9: The Rose of Persia / Six Overtures Sir Arthur Sullivan 2×CD 18 + 17 BBCMM81
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 9: The Rose of Persia (Extended Highlights) Sir Arthur Sullivan CD 20 BBCMM81US [none]
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 10: Fauré: Piano Quartet no. 1 / Franck: Piano Quintet Fauré, Franck; Schubert Ensemble of London CD 7 BBCMM82
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 11: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis / Belshazzar's Feast Vaughan Williams, Walton; Willard White, BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Symphony Chorus, Leeds Festival Chorus, Andrew Davis CD 10 BBCMM83
BBC Music, Volume 7, Number 12: Brahms: Symphony no. 2 / Martinů: Frescoes of Piero della Francesca Brahms / Martinů CD 7 BBCMM84
BBC Music, Volume 8, Number 1: Love Sacred, Love Profane Fauré, Poulenc, Messiaen; BBC Singers CD 21 BBCMM85
BBC Music, Volume 8, Number 2: Octet (Michael Collins & friends) Franz Schubert CD 6 BBCMM86