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Dear ArkivMusic Customer,

Some of the best recent bargains in classical music have come from the Sony and RCA vaults in their Sony Classical Masters reissue series. Here is the latest group of boxed sets in the series, newly arrived at ArkivMusic:

Yo-Yo Ma Plays Great Cello Masterworks
Yo-Yo Ma's performances are a unique blend of rhapsodic and seemingly spontaneous music-making.

Jascha Heifetz Plays Great Violin Sonatas
As a technician, Heifetz had no superior. Of all the artists of his time and later, only two or three could even offer a challenge to his electrifying precision of execution.
$23.99 (9 CDs)

Itzhak Perlman - Concertos, Sonatas & More
Itzhak Perlman brings astonishing virtuosity matched with passion, fire, and poetry in this collection that spans Bach to Prokofiev and more.
$23.99 (9 CDs)

Pinchas Zukerman Plays Beethoven - The Violin Sonatas
Pinchas Zukerman and pianist Marc Neikrug create a perfect blend in these Beethoven readings full of energy and style.
$14.99 (4 CDs)

William Kapell - Complete Recordings 1944-1953
If pianist William Kapell had lived past the age of 31, he may well have been known as one of America's best. A charismatic performer, the young man had the air of authority at the keyboard – authority stemming from meticulous study and preparation.
$24.99 (11 CDs)

Colin Davis Conducts Sibelius
Colin Davis’s Sibelius cycle is purest gold. Hardly a phrase in these performances passes without new light being shed on it.
$19.99 (7 CDs)

Emanuel Ax Plays Haydn
Emanuel Ax mixes the familiar and the unfamiliar in these lucid, graceful, and jubilant accounts of some truly delightful music.
$14.99 (4 CDs)

Pierre Boulez Conducts Schoenberg
Definitive performances make this an essential set for both fans of the composer and those who want to learn more about this modernist pioneer.
$24.99 (11 CDs)

Evgeny Kissin Plays Chopin
Evgeny Kissin's pianistic legacy is a uniquely powerful one, and this set is one every piano collection should have around, for those times when you want to go LARGE with Chopin.
$17.99 (5 CDs)

Isaac Stern Plays Mozart
Isaac Stern shows self-confident mastery, playing Mozart with splendid panache and stylistic savvy.
$14.99 (4 CDs)

Don't miss the rest of our select Sony Classical Masters boxes on sale now. (Sale ends at midnight ET November 26.)

As always, I thank you for your support and love of classical music.

Eric Feidner