Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Sonata; Cello Sonata / Petko Radev, clarinet; Maria Prinz, piano; Ventseslav Nikolov, cello
1 CD / Gega New / 2014-09-09
Bulgarian clarinetist Petko Radev, principal clarinet of the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, was principal clarinet of La Scala Orchestra from 1974 to 1985 and has enjoyed...continue...
Rossini: L'Italiana in Algeri / Teresa Berganza, Fernando Corena, Giuliana Tavolaccini, Luigi Alva, Rolando Panerai. Varviso (rec. 1963)
2 CD / Widescreen / 2014-09-09Conductors: Varviso, Silvio
Ensemble: Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Chorus; Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Orchestra
This is a restored and remastered recording of a 1963 Decca original production....continue...
Enescu: Violin Sonata no 3; Brahms: Violin Sonata no 1; Ravel: Tzigane / Danwen Jiang, violin; Walter Cosand and Alessandro Maffei, piano
1 CD / Soundset / 2014-09-09
Chinese violinist Danwen Jiang studied in Beijing before moving to the U.S. She is a professor of violin at Arizona State University and has been...continue...
Nordic Journey, Vol. 3 - works by Sixten, Forsberg, Jansson, Sanden, Koch, Kullnes, Wiklander / James Hicks, organ
1 CD / Pro Organo / 2014-09-09
This is the third volume in the series on Pro Organo of music by Scandinavian composers for organ performed by James Hicks....continue...
Byron Bellows: 'Lazy Afternoon', salon music for classical saxophone / Javier Oviedo, saxophone, St. LukeÆs Chamber Ens.
1 CD / MSR Classics / 2014-09-09Conductors: Schmitt, Jean-Pierre
Ensemble: St. LukeÆs Chamber Ensemble
Salon music for classical saxophone by Byron Bellows is performed by Javier Oviedo and the St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble....continue...
Solo: Works & transcriptions for solo clarinet by Stravinsky, Willi, Donizetti, Berio, Jettel, Debussy, Bucchi, Anglberger, Cavallerin et al. / Dario Zingales, clarinet
1 CD / Urania (Italy) / 2014-09-09
Italian clarinetist Dario Zingales studied at the Milan Conservatory and at the Universität Mozarteum. He is principal clarinet of the Philharmonie der Nationen and is...continue...
Violinist Ginette Neveu: Studio Recordings - R. Strauss: Violin Sonata; Ravel: Tzigane / Ginette Neveu, violin
1 CD / Opus KURA / 2014-09-09
These are studio recordings made by Ginette Neveu made in 1938, 1939 and 1946....continue...
1 CD / FC Records / 2014-09-09
One of Finland's most active pianists offers a program of Schubert impromptus as well as Sonata No. 21....continue...
Andre Hajdu (b.1932): Book of Challenges / Ariel Halevy, Amit Gilutz, Yuval Brunner, Avital Reshef, Yonathan Wagner, pianio
1 CD / Israel Music Institiute / 2014-09-09
This CD is the first comprehensive recording of this multiplex work that combines composition and interactive pedagogy. It closes a long period of dialogue with...continue...
'Platinum' - Organ works by Bach, Mendelssohn, Whitlock, Soler, Franck, Eben, Sowerby, Vierne / Stephen Williams, organ
1 CD / Raven Records / 2014-09-09
Stephen Williams is Director of Music and Organist at St. John's Lutheran Church in Allentown, Pennsylvania. He used this organ, originally made in 1938 and...continue...
Tapestries: Choral Music of Dan Locklair (b.1949) / Belo Canto Company; Pegg; Choral Arts Society, Russell
2 CD / MSR Classics / 2014-09-09Works: Dan Locklair: Holy Canticles, suite of canticles for SSAATTTBB choir; Alleluia Dialogues, motet for double choir & optional handbells; Instant Culture, choral drama for soloists, chorus & piano (opti...
Performers: Curry, Shirley; Doyle, Anne [Piano]
Conductors: Pegg, David; Russell, Robert
Ensemble: Belo Canto Company; Choral Arts Society; Prometheus Chamber Players (Maine)
Choral music by American composer Dan Locklair is performed by the Bel Canto Company and the Choral Art Society....continue...
Recording information: St. Andrews Episcopal Church & Christ United Methodist (03/17/1995-03/18/1995); St. Lukes Cathedral, Portland, Maine (03/17/1995-03/18/1995); St. Andrews Episcopal Church & Chri...continue...
Machet die Tore weit: Christmas with the Boys Choir - Works by Mendelssohn, Praetorius, Thiel, Ruck, et al / Capella Vocalis Boys Choir; Eckhard Weyand, conductor
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-09-09Conductors: Weyand, Eckhard
Ensemble: Capella Vocalis Boys Choir
This recording of the capella vocalis Boys Choir is guaranteed to set the perfect mood from your Christmas holidays. The bell-like voices intone popular Christmas...continue...
Franz Schubert: 'Piano Works, Vol. 12' - Piano Sonata in D Major, D. 850; Rondo in E Major, D. 506; 12 Noble Waltzes, D. 969 / Gerhard Oppitz, piano
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-09-09
With the 12th installment of his grand tour of the piano works of Franz Schubert, the internationally renowned pianist Gerhard Oppitz now concludes his journey....continue...
1 CD / Hungaroton / 2014-09-09
Four of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's sonatas for violin and piano are here performed by two of today's most talented Hungarian classical artists. Violinist Erno Kállai,...continue...
Antonio Salieri: 'Lieder' / Annelie Sophie Müller, mezzo-soprano; Ilse Eerens, soprano; Ulrich Eisenlohr, piano
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-09-09
Antonio Salieri had long arrived at the height of his European fame as an opera composer when he began to deal with smaller forms of...continue...
Chopin: Cello Sonata, Op. 65; Piano Trio, Op. 8 / Johannes Moser, cello; Kolja Blacher, violin; Ewa Kupiec, piano
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-09-09
The two compositions performed here are among the very few pieces of chamber music that Chopin left behind. While predominantly focused on the piano, those...continue...
Richard Strauss: 'Tone Poems, Vol. 3' - Aus Italien; Also sprach Zarathustra / S.W.R. Symphony Orchestra Baden-Baden and Freiburg; François-Xavier Roth, conductor
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-09-09Conductors: Roth, François-Xavier
Ensemble: S.W.R. Symphony Orchestra Baden-Baden and Freiburg
With "Aus Italien" Richard Strauss began his decisive journey into the musical form that would come to define his orchestral output, the tone poem, sketched...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2014-09-09Conductors: Willen, Niklas
Ensemble: WDR Funkhausorchester Koln
David Popper (1843-1913) was not only one of the most outstanding cellists of his time but also contributed a number of top-quality compositions to the...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Dacapo / 2014-09-09Conductors: Gilbert, Alan
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
"Music is life, and like life itself, music is inextinguishable," said the Danish national composer Carl Nielsen (1865-1931). Raised in the Danish countryside as the...continue...
Cup of Time Plays Namyslowski: Works by Zbigniew Namyslowski, Grazyna Bacewicz, Krzysztof Lenczowski, Ryszard Borowski / R. Borowski, flute; A. Cypryk, violin; K Lenczowski, cello; Z. Namyslowski, saxophone
1 CD / Dux (Poland) / 2014-09-09Conductors:
Ensemble: Cup of Time ensemble
Zbigniew Namyslowski, one of the best-known Polish jazzmen, is considered among the most interesting European saxophonists and composers. This recording comprises works by Mr. Namyslowski...continue...
The Musical Advent Calendar - Music by Haydn, Vivaldi, Mendelssohn, Fauré, Ives, Reger, Rheinberger & Mawby / S.W.R. Radio SO & Vocal Ensemble, Stuttgart; Sir Neville Marriner
1 CD / Hanssler Classic / 2014-09-09Conductors: Marriner, Neville; Norrington, Roger ; Creed, Marcus
Ensemble: S.W.R. Radio Symphony Orchestra Kaiserslautern; S.W.R. Radio Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart; S.W.R. Vocal Ensemble Stuttgart
Each year hänssler CLASSIC is pleased to present our beloved Musical Advent Calendar! 24 pieces of music, performed by some of the best amateur and...continue...
1 CD / Indesens / 2014-09-09Conductors:
Ensemble: Lyon Choir; Savoie Orchestra
This album pays tribute to the soldiers who saves France and Europe 70 years ago, in 1944, from the Nazi's period. The famous D-Day happened...continue...
2 Super Audio CD / Linn Records / 2014-09-09Conductors: Ticciati, Robin
Ensemble: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
'Schumann: The Symphonies' sees Robin Ticciati and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra embark upon their first symphonic cycle together in a program that they performed in...continue...
Music for a Princess: Annette Richards, organ - Works by J.S. Bach, C.P.E. Bach, Dieterich Buxtehude, Nicolaus Bruhns, & Anna Amalia
1 CD / Loft Recordings / 2014-09-09
2 CD / CPO / 2014-09-09
Today Hermann Goetz (1840-76) numbers among the forgotten 19th c. composers - a most undeserved fate. Unfavorable personal circumstances and his early death meant that...continue...
Georg Philipp Telemann: The Grand Concertos for Mixed Instruments, Vol. 1 / La Stagione Frqankfurt, Schneider
1 CD / CPO / 2014-09-09Conductors: Schneider, Michael
Ensemble: La Stagione Frankfurt
Following its dazzling, standard-setting eight-disc complete recording of Telemann's wind concerti, La Stagione here embarks on a new four-disc series dedicated to the same composer's...continue...
1 CD / Fleur de Son / 2014-09-09
This is a rare collectionof the complete nocturnes of Gabriel Faure in a stunning performance by Richard Shuster in his debut Fleur de Son Classics...continue...
7 Super Audio CD / CPO / 2014-09-09Conductors: Letonja, Marko
Ensemble: Sinfonieorchester Basel
CPO's recorded survey of Felix Weingartner's symphonic works, including seven symphonies, is now complete on 7 SACD's. Felix Weingartner (1863-1942) was not only an internationally...continue...
Road Movies: Works by Adams, Pärt, Lysight' / Duo Gemini - Jean-Frédéric Molard, violin; Jean-Noël Remiche, piano
1 CD / Pavane / 2014-09-09
Jean-Frédéric Molard and Jean-Noël Remiche formed the Duo Gemini in 2001; they're noted for the commitment and generosity of their playing. John Adams' Road Movies...continue...
François Houtart: Belgian Organ Music - Works by Lemmens, Mailly, Jongen, de Maleingreau / François Houtart, organ.
1 CD / Pavane / 2014-09-09
This CD celebrates the great Walcker organ restoration at the Eglise Notre-Dame de La Cambre (Brussels). Organist François Houtart's release features 19th and 20th c....continue...
Reincarnations: A Century of American Choral Music - Works by Barber, Colin Britt, Paul Crabtree, Shawn Crouch, Dan Forrest et al. / Anna Fateeva, piano
1 CD / Seraphic Fire & Firebird / 2014-09-09Conductors: Quigley, Patrick Dupré
Ensemble: Seraphic Fire
Reincarnations: A Century of American Choral Music is a groundbreaking collection of American music by emerging and established composers alike. With Reincarnations, Seraphic Fire encapsulates...continue...
1 CD / Signum Records / 2014-09-09Conductors: Short, Nigel
Lux et Veritas (Light and Truth) is the new album from Will Todd with the professional chamber choir Tenebrae. Todd's music has a universal appeal...continue...
Movie Legends: The Music of John Williams / Kashif, Raine, Ingman & Bateman, conductors; R. Wilson, violin. Royal PO
1 CD / Orchid Classics / 2014-09-09Conductors: Kashif, Tolga; Raine, Nic ; Ingman, Nick ; Bateman, Paul
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Part of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra's "Here Come The Classics" collection, this CD celebrates the film music of the legendary John Williams. The collection includes...continue...
1 CD / Steinway & Sons / 2014-09-09
Joanne Polk, noted pianist and champion of female composers, makes her Steinway label debut with an irresistible collection of Cécile Chaminade's piano works. Recorded by...continue...
Wagner: Die Walküre (Bayreuth 1958) / Jon Vickers, tenor; Lyonie Rysaneck, soprano; Astrid Varnay, soprano; Hans Hotter, bass-baritone; Knappertsbusch, Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
3 CD / Walhall / 2014-09-09Conductors: Knappertsbusch, Hans
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
This Walhall Eternity Series three-disc set of Richard Wagner's Diw Walküre presents the full-throated, ringing Canadian tenor Jon Vickers (b. 1926) in the role of...continue...
Erik Satie: '1912-1915:' Orchestrated by Michel Decoust / Orchestre Régional de Basse-Normandie; Jean-Pierre Wallez, conductor
1 CD / Skarbo / 2014-09-09Conductors: Wallez, Jean-Pierre
Ensemble: Orchestre Régional de Basse-Normandie
Erik Satie's piano pieces are very often like sketches; the indications on the scores, the subjects and the titles seem to suggest development or amplification...continue...
Niederschlagsmengen (Amounts of Precipitation):Roger Hanschel - Music for Saxophone and String Quartet in 7 Movements / Auryn Quartet; Roger Hanschel, saxophone
1 CD / Tacet / 2014-09-09Conductors:
Ensemble: Auryn Quartet
The saxophone plays a long, lonely melody. The tones seem to get lost in a vast, empty space, but before that happens, other voices speak...continue...
C. Franck; R. Strauss: Sonatas for Violin and Piano / Arabella Steinbacher, violin; Robert Kulek, piano
1 Super Audio CD / PentaTone Classics / 2014-09-09
Violinist Arabella Steinbacher and pianist Robert Kulek continue their vital collaboration together with a new Pentatone release: César Franck's Sonata for Piano and Violin in...continue...
9 Super Audio CD / PentaTone Classics / 2014-09-09
The waiting has finally paid off: the complete Beethoven piano sonata cycle has finally arrived. Japanese pianist Mari Kodama is only the fourth woman to...continue...
33 Super Audio CD / PentaTone Classics / 2014-09-09Conductors: Janowski, Marek
Ensemble: Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchestra Berlin; Rundfunkchor Berlin
In 2010, Pentatone embarked on an ambitious project: recording the ten major Richard Wagner operas with the same musical forces. Never before had a record...continue...
Ostsee' Works by Georg von Bertouch (1668-1743), Johann Theile (1646-1724), Johann Vierdanck (1605-1646) / Trondheim Barokk - Ingeborg Dalheim, soprano; Marianne Beate Kieland, alto; Njål Sparbo, bass
1 CD / Simax / 2014-09-09Conductors:
Ensemble: Trondheim Barokk
This release presents virtually unknown church music from late 1600s and early 1700s originating in the countries surrounding the Baltic Sea, known as the Ostsee...continue...
2 CD / Simax / 2014-09-09
In 2014 Ketil Haugsand records the complete works for harpsichord solo by Jean-Philippe Rameau, marking 250 years since the death of the French composer. Rameau...continue...
Edvard Grieg: Holberg Variations / 1B1 Ensemble - Christian Ihle Hadland, Erlend Skomsvoll, pianos; Jan Bjoranger, leader
1 CD / Simax / 2014-09-09Conductors: Bjoranger, Jan
Ensemble: 1B1 Ensemble
Grieg goes jazz. Three highly individual interpretations of the same masterpiece show what endless artistic possibilities are hidden in music we think we know so...continue...
Judith Weir (b. 1954): The Vanishing Bridegroom, opera / Ailish Tynan, soprano; Anna Stéphany, soprano; Andrew Tortise, tenor; Owen Gilhooly, baritone. BBC SO, Brabbins
2 CD / NMC Classics / 2014-09-09Conductors: Brabbins, Martyn
Ensemble: BBC Singers; BBC Symphony Orchestra
Judith Weir's opera, commissioned by Glasgow District Council for the 1990 City of Culture celebrations, takes three Scottish folktales, all concerned with disappearance: The Inheritance...continue...
Giuseppe Verdi: I Vespri Siciliani, opera; Mascherini, Carmassi, Frosoni, Callas, et al; Orchestra e coro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino; Erich Kleiber, conductor
3 CD / Myto Records / 2014-09-09Conductors: Kleiber, Erich
Ensemble: Orchestra e coro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Scott Pender (b.1959): 88+12 - Music for Piano and Strings / Julia Okrusko, violin; Lilit Muradyan, viola; Ming-Hui Lin, cello; Peter Sulski, violin; Geoffrey Burleson, piano; David Russell, cello
1 CD / Navona / 2014-09-09Conductors:
Ensemble: New England String Trio
With a distinctly contemporary compositional signature that draws on minimalism and popular music of the late 20th century, and also recalls the 19th-century Romantic tradition,...continue...
Currents' - Works by Dana Reason, Dan Welcher, Luis Cardoso & Billy Childs / Oregon State University Wind Ensemble; Christopher C. Chapman, conductor
1 CD / Mark Custom Recording / 2014-09-09Conductors: Chapman, Christopher
Ensemble: Oregon State University Wind Ensemble
The focus of this ensemble is to explore new literature and perform the masterworks of the wind band ensemble genre. The group's latest commissions and...continue...
Luminescence: Works for Strings and Orchestra Brought to Light - Works by D. Kurtley, R. Burrell, R. Worthington, R. Bokhour, D. Burwasser & M, Schluger / Winston, Yaffe, Schwarz, Vronsky, conductors; Kiev Phil; Seattle SO; Warsaw NPO
1 CD / Navona / 2014-09-09Conductors: Wilson, Robert Ian ; Vronsky, Petr; Vavrinek, Stanislav; Schwarz, Gerard ; Yaffé, John
Ensemble: Kiev Philharmonic; Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra; Seattle Symphony Orchestra; Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra
LUMINESCENCE brings to light six works for small and large orchestra, showcasing the inspired directions and composers of contemporary orchestral music. Marvin Schluger's Manhattan Suite...continue...
Carol Barnett (b.1949) :'Treasures from the Archives' - Choral Works / Jay Johnson, percussion; Christine Starr, pianos; Dale Warland Singers; National Lutheran Choir; Murray State University Concert Choir
1 CD / Navona / 2014-09-09Conductors: Warland, Dale; Cherwein, David ; Larson, Richard; Snow, Sandra
Ensemble: Dale Warland Singers; Kantorei; Minnesota Music Educators Assocation All-State Women's Choir; Murray State University Concert Choir; National Lutheran Choir
TREASURES FROM THE ARCHIVES, composer Carol Barnett's debut solo release on Navona Records, presents shining choral arrangements and originals from the composer's diverse catalog as...continue...
Jürg Frey (b. 1957): 'More or Less- Ensemble works of Jürg Frey' / A.pe.ri.od.ic ensemble - A. Temple, synthesizer & melodica; A. Brod, viola; B. Howard, violin; E. Bangert, flute; J.Kimmell, bass clarinet;
1 CD / New Focus / 2014-09-09
Chicago based ensemble a.pe.ri.od.ic's inaugural release "more or less" presents three recent ensemble works by the Swiss composer, Jürg Frey. Frey is a long time...continue...