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Gramophone Magazine July 2017 Back Issue

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Gramophone has been the world's authority on classical music since 1923. Delivering trusted classical music reviews and intelligent, independent editorial, Gramaphone's globally acclaimed writers keep you informed and entertained in equal measure each month.

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Devoted entirely to the art of classical music, each month Gramophone readers can look forward to a magazine packed with features across all classical music genres - enriching your classical music experience and connecting you with the truly great recordings from past and present.

Join the many readers of Gramophone with a digital magazine subscription today - the world's leading classical music magazine. Subscribe today!

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Single Digital Back Issue July 2017
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Gramophone  |  July 2017  

In the July 2017 issue of Gramophone, on sale from June 16, Hugo Shirley revisits Karajan’s groundbreaking Ring cycle, half a century after it was recorded, and discusses what it reveals about the conductor’s unique, theatrical approach.

Elsewhere in Gramophone, Philip Clark meets Herbert Blomstedt in Leipzig ahead of the acclaimed conductor’s 90th birthday to talk about Beethoven, and Richard Lawrence travels to France to interview French soprano Véronique Gens about her new recording celebrating women in 19th-century opera. .. read more

In addition to our regular features, which this month profile the likes of conductor Sir Malcolm Sargent, composer Howard Skempton and mezzo-soprano Alice Coote, Gramophone – as ever – brings you our expert critics’ opinions of the newest classical releases. Don’t miss it!
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Originally published over 90 years ago in 1923, Gramophone magazine has been furnishing music fans with highly respected reviews and critical analysis spanning all genres of classical music ever since. Each issue contains highly recommended recordings of the month that you just can’t miss, with interesting and insightful features that explore the greater depth of the recordings and scores.

Whether it’s news, reviews, features or playlists, Gramophone magazine gives readers everything the world of classical music has to offer. As the ‘world’s leading authority on classical music’, you can expect to find all-revealing interviews with the biggest names in classical music alongside the celebration of iconic composers and musicians such as Mozart and Beethoven.

With a reputation founded on acclaimed critical analyses of the latest CD releases, you can expect independent and intelligent editorial with over 150 reviews in each issue. What’s more, subscribers to Gramophone magazine will also enjoy unparalleled and comprehensive coverage of upcoming performances and live events in the UK and around the world - so you’ll know what to book!  

Keep yourself up-to-date on all the latest from the world of classical music with a monthly digital subscription to Gramophone magazine - download the latest magazine to your device and enjoy immediately today!

A Gramophone digital magazine subscription is a must for any classical music enthusiast:

  • The world’s authority on classical music since 1923
  • Feature-packed issues spanning all classical music genres
  • Trusted classical music reviews
  • Critical analyses of the latest releases
  • In-depth features and interviews with classical stars
  • Comprehensive coverage of recorded and live music
  • Intelligent and independent editorial from globally acclaimed writers
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