Doug MacLeod’s There’s A Time recording on Reference Recordings was selected as a “Top Album of 2013” in DownBeat Magazine. Doug was also nominated in THREE categories by The Blues Foundation for their Blues Music Awards. The categories were for Acoustic Album, Acoustic Artist, and Song of the Year! Congratulations to RR and Doug MacLeod!
Reference Recordings name popped up a few times in this year’s GRAMMY nominations as TWO RR producing teams were nominated for “Producer of the Year” in the Classical category. Three RR releases were included in the portfolios of the producers. Visit the RR Blog for more information.
Reference Recordings and The Pittsburgh Symphony recently released the first SACD in their new Pittsburgh Live series, and it made Audiophilia Magazine’s “Star Recordings” list for 2013!
Alexander String Quartet
Bartók & Kodály
The newest Alexander String Quartet release Bartók & Kodály is beginning to turn some major audiophile heads! Positive Feedback Online announced the new recording was given their “Writer’s Choice Award” and Audiophile Audition published a five-star review for the release stating, “This is an essential recording, maybe the best ever of these important works.” Congratulations to the Alexander String Quartet!
Fanfare Magazine released their 2013 “Want Lists” from all of their contributors, and Toccata Classics was more than wanted as contributors put FIVE Toccata recordings on their lists!