Metacritic Aggregate: 2022 New Music: Classical/New Age

Notes

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Sub-Lists

Some breakdowns by genre:

Ranking

  1. Wild Up: Julius Eastman Vol 2: Joy Boy (New Amsterdam) {4}: PO:*; ysp:* -- A:(80/1), TH:**
  2. Pan Daijing: Tissues (Pan) {3}: -- BPM:*, SC:*, Sk:*
  3. Ensemble 0: Music Nuvulosa (Sub Rosa) {3}: PO:* -- TH:**
  4. David Friend & Jerome Begin: Post- (New Amsterdam) {3}: G:*, PO:* -- A:(80/1), TH:*
  5. Gewandhausorchester/Andris Nelsons: Bruckner: Symphonies Nos 1 & 5/Wagner: Tristan Und Isolde Prelude & Liebestod (Deutsche Grammophon) {2}: AM:*, G:* -- A:(85/2)
  6. Peter Jablonski: Peter Jablonski Plays Grazyna Bacewicz: Piano Works (Ondine) {2}: AM:*, G:* -- A:(95/2)
  7. Eliane Radigue & Frederic Blondy: Occam XXV (Organ Reframed) {2}: Mj:*, Pf:* -- A:(80/2)
  8. Steve Reich: Reich/Richter () {2}: G:*, U:* -- A:(80/2)
  9. Carl Stone: Wat Dong Moon Lek (Unseen Worlds) {2}: PO:*; ysp:* -- TH:B
  10. Federico Albanese: Before and Now Seems Infinite (Mercury KK) {1}: Mj:* -- A:(75/2)
  11. Apartment House: John Cage: Hymnkus/Thoreau Drawings/Two (Another Timbre) {1}: AAJ:*
  12. Johannes Berauer: Vienna Chamber Diaries Plus Strings (Basho) {1}: AAJ:*
  13. Jean-Michel Blais: Aubades (Mercury KX) {1}: Ex:* -- A:(80/1)
  14. Alison Cotton: The Portrait You Painted of Me (Rocket) {1}: Qt:+
  15. Doric String Quartet/Timothy Ridout: Mendelssohn: The String Quartets (Chandos) {1}: AM:*, G:* -- A:(85/2)
  16. Asmik Grigorian & Lukas Geniusas: Rachmaninov: Dissonance (Alpha) {1}: G:* -- A:(100/1)
  17. Johann Johannsson: Drone Mass (Deutsche Grammophon) {1}: NPR:+
  18. Phantasm: John Jenkins: Four-Part Consorts () {1}: IT:* -- A:(100/1)
  19. Francois-Xavier Roth/Marie-Ange Todorovitch: Pelleas Et Melisande () {1}: G:* -- A:(80/1)
  20. Wojciech Rusin: Syphon (AD93) {1}: Qt:+
  21. John Williams and Berliner Philharmoniker: The Berlin Concert (Deutsche Grammophon) {1}: AAJ:*