1 CD / Coviello / 2014-07-29Conductors: Wagner, Christoph Maria
The starting-point of Karin Haussmann's composition is unusual sound even though they are produced with quite conventional instruments. She sought material related to vocal fricatives...continue...
1 CD / HBDirect Imports / 2014-07-29
Laid Bare: Love Songs - diverse classical, jazz, folk and avant-pop integrated composers juxtaposed with adaptions of classic love songs / Juice Vocal Ensemble
1 CD / NonClassical / 2014-07-29Works: Mica Levi: Never Adore; Anna Meredith: Heal You; Gavin Bryars: Io amai sempre; Errollyn Wallen: Impossible Love; Jim Moray: The Unquiet Grave; Dawn Penn: You Don't Love Me (No No No); Dai Fujikura: A...
Performers: Ker, Matthew "Majiker"
Ensemble: Juice Vocal Ensemble
Laid Bare: Love Songs - A set of specially commissioned love songs from diverse composers from the worlds of classical, jazz, folk and avant-pop integrated...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2014-07-29Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43
Conductors: Petrou, George
Ensemble: Armonia Atenea
Rejecting academic coolness, Armonia Atenea, under the baton of conductor George Petrou, injects dramatic energy and bright color to Beethoven's bold ballet score
Recording information: Dimitris Mitropoulos Hall, Megaron, The Athens Concert (2013-07-22_2013-07-26&2013-)....continue...
Alessandro Scarlatti: Arias & Duets from the opera L'Emireno (Naples, 1697) / Alice Barciani, soprano; Alex Potter, countertenor
1 CD / Pan Classics / 2014-07-29Conductors: Dolci, Daniela
Ensemble: Musica Fiorita
In the year 2009 Daniela Dolci discovered an interesting opera with obbligato cornet arias in the Austrian National Library that had been listed as a...continue...
Folk Songs - by Brahms, de Falla, Granados, Obradors, Berio / Nora Gubisch, mezzosoprano; Alain Altinoglu, piano
1 CD / Naïve / 2014-07-29
'A little of the music that we are'-- Nora Gubisch and Alain Altinoglu After opening up frontiers with Ravel's Greek and Hebrew songs in their...continue...
20 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2014-07-29
Maria Jopo Pires [is] among the most eloquent master-musicians of our time.
Behind the Lines - Songs by Beethoven, Eisler, Wolf, Rachmaninov, Ives, Quilter et al. / Anna Prohaska, soprano; Eric Schneider, piano
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2014-07-29Works: German Traditional: Es geht ein dunkle Wolk herein, folk song; Ludwig van Beethoven: Egmont, Op. 84; Hanns Eisler: Kriegslied eines Kindes, for voice & piano, Op. 11; Panzerschlacht (from the Hollywo...
Performers: Prohaska, Anna; Schneider, Eric [Piano]
For her third solo album, Anna Prohaska tackles the worlds of peace and war in music.
Once more, she proves her talent for a...continue...
Recording information: Munich, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Studio 2 (02/2014)....continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2014-07-22Works: Anton Bruckner: Symphony no 9 in D minor, WAB 109
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
Ensemble: Lucerne Festival Orchestra
In January 2014, music lovers worldwide were saddened to learn that Claudio Abbado had passed away.
Deutsche Grammophon feels immensely blessed and proud to be...continue...
1 CD / AAO Music / 2014-07-22Conductors: Von Pitamic, Alexander
Ensemble: South German Philharmonic Orchestra
Water Music is a collection of orchestral movements composed by Handel and premiered in July of 1717.
This cd contains all 3 suites and is...continue...
1 CD / DRG Records / 2014-07-22Works: Gerard Alessandrini: Forbidden Broadway Comes Out Swinging!, musical revue
Performers: Calvert, Carter; Foster, Scott Richard [Vocals]; Gentile, Mia [Vocals]; Stevens, Marcus [Vocals]
Recording information: Avatar Studios, New York City, NY (05/15/2014)....continue...
1 CD / Valley Entertainment / 2014-07-22
1 CD / Milan / 2014-07-22Works: Max Richter: The Congress, film score; Franz Schubert: Trio in E flat major, D. 929; Bob Dylan: Forever Young; Frédéric Chopin: Nocturne for piano no 7 in C sharp minor, Op. 27/1, CT. 114; ...
Performers: Hornig, Arthur; Lee, Elissa; Nechev, Pavlin; Wright, Robin
Conductors: Dangel, Lorenz
John Cage: The Works for Percussion 3 - Constructions 1-3; Trio; Quartet; Living Room Music / Third Coast Percussion Ens.
1 CD / Mode Records / 2014-07-22Conductors:
Ensemble: Third Coast Percussion Ensemble
The Chamber Music of David Amram (b.1930) Live at the New York Chamber Music Festival / Elmira Darvarova, Tomoko Kanamuru, Carol Wincenc
1 CD / Urlicht / 2014-07-22Conductors:
Ensemble: David Amram Quartet; Face the Music Ensemble; The New York Piano Quartet
David Amram -- composer, conductor, multi- instrumental virtuoso, and author -- is one of the most versatile, acclaimed, and truly unpredictable musicians America has produced....continue...
1 CD / HBDirect Imports / 2014-07-22Works: Giuseppe Arena: La clemenza di Tito; Giovanni Bononcini: Astianatte; Johann Adolf Hasse: Cleofide; Artaserse; Issipile; Geminiano Giacomelli: Scipione in Cartagine nuova; Domenico Natale Sarro: Lucio...
1 CD / HBDirect Imports / 2014-07-22
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2014-07-22Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral"
Conductors: Chung, Myung-Whun
Ensemble: Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra
The second Beethoven recording of Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra (SPO) and Myung-Whun Chung after Beethoven Concerto & Symphony No.5 released in 2013.
Soloist for the 4th...continue...
Recording information: Seoul Arts Center (12/28/2012-12/29/2012)....continue...
Rachmaninov: The Piano Concertos; Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini / Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano [2 CDs +Blu-Ray audio]
2 CD / Decca / 2014-07-22Conductors: Previn, Andre
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
The Rachmaninov Piano Concertos performed by Vladimir Ashkenazy and the London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by André Previn are among the most iconic recordings in the...continue...
Brahms Beloved II: Symphonies 1 & 3; Clara Schumann Lieder / Wolfgang Holzmair, baritone; Dame Felicity Lott, soprano
2 CD / Telarc / 2014-07-22Works: Johannes Brahms: Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68; Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90; Clara Wieck Schumann: Volkslied ("Es fiel ein Reif in der Frühlingsnacht"), for voice & piano; Sie liebten si...
Performers: Axelrod, John; Holzmair, Wolfgang; Lott, Felicity [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Axelrod, John
Ensemble: Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
The second and final volume of "Brahms Beloved", in which conductor John Axelrod pairs the Brahms symphonies (in this set, the First and the Third)...continue...