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  Gavin Dixon
  Gavin Dixon is a writer and composer based in Hertfordshire, UK. He studied music at Cardiff University and later at Goldsmiths College, University of London, where he completed a PhD on the symphonies of Alfred Schnittke. He has written on a wide range of music-related subjects and has contributed work on 20th century music to a number of Russian and German publications. Gavin is also a specialist in the history of musical instruments and currently holds the position of Deputy Keeper of Musical Instruments at the Horniman Museum in London.

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Bach: Cantatas Vol. 42 - Suzuki        (7 of 8 found this review helpful)
  April 7, 2009

Masaaki Suzuki’s Bach cantata cycle is entering home straits. Volume 42 focuses on the cantatas of January 1726, not the cheeriest month of the liturgical calendar, and even the New Year cantata ‘Herr Gott, dich loben wir’ BWV 16 is a relatively low key affair. Suzuki sensibly presents the works out ... more

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