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Mediterraneo (Deluxe Edition) / L'Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar
Mediterraneo (Deluxe Edition) / L'Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar

2 CD / Virgin Classics / 2013-03-12

Works: Greek Traditional: Are mou rindineddha; Hasapiko; Amygdalaki tsakisa; Thalassa lypisou; Oriamu Pisulina; Agapimu fidela protini; Carlos Paredes: Sem saber; Anonymous: Tres sirenas; Abdülaziz, Su...
Performers: Andueza, Raquel; Capezzuto, Vincenzo [Vocals]; Costa, Sandro Daniel [Guitar]; Dogan, Aytac; Mayoral, David; Misia [Portugal]; Papadopoulou, Katerina; Pinto, Daniel; Rial, NLria; Rial, Nuria [Soprano ...
Conductors: Pluhar, Christina
Ensemble: L'Arpeggiata

Christina Pluhar and I'Arpeggiata invite you on a musical cruise that will take you from Portugal to Turkey, following the coasts of Spain, Catalonia, Greece,...continue...
Recording information: Institut Culturel Roumain de Paris, Salle Byzantine, Pa (10/2012)....continue...
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Mediterraneo / L'Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar
Mediterraneo / L'Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2013-03-12

Works: Greek Traditional: Are mou rindineddha; Hasapiko; Amygdalaki tsakisa; Thalassa lypisou; Oriamu Pisulina; Agapimu fidela protini; Carlos Paredes: Sem saber; Anonymous: Tres sirenas; Abdülaziz, Su...
Performers: Andueza, Raquel; Capezzuto, Vincenzo [Vocals]; Costa, Sandro Daniel [Guitar]; Dogan, Aytac; Mayoral, David; Misia [Portugal]; Papadopoulou, Katerina; Pinto, Daniel; Rial, NLria; Rial, Nuria [Soprano ...
Conductors: Pluhar, Christina
Ensemble: L'Arpeggiata

Christina Pluhar and I'Arpeggiata invite you on a musical cruise that will take you from Portugal to Turkey, following the coasts of Spain, Catalonia, Greece,...continue...
Recording information: Institut Culturel Roumain de Paris, Salle Byzantine, Pa (10/2012)....continue...
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The Very Best of Benjamin Britten [3 CDs]
The Very Best of Benjamin Britten [3 CDs]

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2013-02-05

Works: Benjamin Britten: The Young person's guide to the orchestra; Cello Symphony, Op. 68; Elegy for Viola solo; Peter Grimes; Passacaglia, for orchestra, Op. 33b (from "Peter Grimes"); Quartet for Strings...
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Alley, John [Piano]; Andsnes, Leif Ove; Blatchly, Mark; Booth, Claire; Bostridge, Ian; Coleman-Wright, Peter; Dean, Stafford; Drake, Julius [Piano]; Fullbrook, Charles; Gritton, Susan;...
Conductors: Pesek, Libor; Rattle, Simon, Sir; Knussen, Oliver; Brown, Iona; Warren-Green, Christopher; Paavo, Järvi; Hickox, Richard; Willcocks, David; Brunelle, Philip; Haitink, Bernard; Harding, Daniel
Ensemble: ; Aldeburgh Festival Ensemble; Endymion Ensemble

Since his death in 1976 many musicians have looked at Benjamin Britten's scores anew - not simply the repertory Britten never recorded, but the many...continue...
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VCL 026792
A Year With Jesus / Gloria, Miserere, Stabat Mater, Magnificat, Requiem by Bach, Pergolesi, Mozart et al. / Véronique Gens, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Andrew Parrott, Riccardo Muti et al.
A Year With Jesus / Gloria, Miserere, Stabat Mater, Magnificat, Requiem by Bach, Pergolesi, Mozart et al. / Véronique Gens, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Andrew Parrott, Riccardo Muti et al.

2 CD / Virgin Classics / 2013-01-08

Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Gloria; Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248; Liebster Immanuel, Herzog der Frommen, cantata, BWV 123; Easter Oratorio, BWV 249; Magnificat, BWV 243; Herz und Mund und ...
Performers: Argenta, Nancy; Chance, Michael; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Gens, Véronique; Harvey, Peter Harvey; Lesne, Gérard; Neilz, Jacques; Rampal, Jean-Pierre [Flute/Conductor];...
Conductors: Parrott, Andrew; Herreweghe, Philippe; Christophers, Harry; Hill, David; Cleobury, Stephen; Mandrin, Emmanuel; Lara, Francisco; ; Hillier, Paul; Plasson, Michel; Kuijken, Sigiswald; Willcocks, David;...
Ensemble: ; Brunel Ensemble; Ensemble Vocal et Instrumental de Lausanne; Il Seminario Musicale; La Petite Bande; Taverner Players; The Hilliard Ensemble; The Sixteen (Choir)

From Easter Sunday to All Saints' Day, A Year with Jesus is the ultimate collection of sacred music to help celebrate the Christian holidays. This...continue...
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The Voice: Philippe Jaroussky
The Voice: Philippe Jaroussky

2 CD / Virgin Classics / 2012-11-19

Works: Nicola Porpora: Polifemo; Siface; Antonio Vivaldi: Tito Manlio; Ercole sul Termodonte; Pianti, sospiri e dimandar mercede; Giustino; L'Olimpiade; Tieteberga; George Frederick Handel: Ariodante; Serse...
Performers: Cencic, Max Emanuel [Countertenor Vocal]; Deuter, Markus; Ducros, Jerome; Gliozzi, Emilia; Huille, Jerome [Cello]; Jaroussky, Philippe; Rial, Nuria [Soprano Vocal]; Rivoal, Frederic
Conductors: Haïm, Emmanuelle; Spinosi, Jean-Christophe; Biondi, Fabio [Violin]; ; Tubéry, Jean; Rhorer, Jérémie; Pluhar, Christina; Paavo, Järvi; Fasolis, Diego; Christie, William
Ensemble: ; Concerto Köln ; Ensemble Artaserse; Ensemble la Fenice (France); Ensemble Matheus; Europa Galante; L'Arpeggiata; Le Concert d'Astrée ; Les Arts Florissants

Established as one of Virgin Classics' bestselling artists, Philippe Jaroussky, who has been described as "the Apollo of countertenors" by Germany's A Die Zeit, stands...continue...
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Brahms, Berg: Violin Concertos /  Renaud Capuçon, violin; Daniel Harding
Brahms, Berg: Violin Concertos / Renaud Capuçon, violin; Daniel Harding

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2012-10-09

Works: Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77; Alban Berg: Concerto for Violin
Performers: Capucon, Renaud
Conductors: Harding, Daniel
Ensemble: ; Vienna Philharmonic

Renaud Capuçon, the leading French violinist of his generation, joins the British conductor Daniel Harding and the Wiener Philharmoniker for two landmark concertos of the...continue...
Recording information: ORF RadioKulturhaus, Vienna, Austria (12/19/2011); ORF RadioKulturhaus, Vienna, Austria (12/21/2011-12/22/2011)....continue...
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VCL 026532
Russian Treasures
Russian Treasures

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2012-09-25

Works: Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor; In the steppes of central Asia; Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade; Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36; Flight of the Bumblebee; Modest Mussorgsky: Night on t...
Performers: Alexeev, Dmitri; Capucon, Gautier; Dessay, Natalie; Isserlis, Steven; Pletnev, Mikhail [Piano/Conductor]; Pommier, Jean-Bernard; Thibaudet, Jean-Yves [Piano]; Truls Mork, Truls Otterbech [Cello]
Conductors: Paavo, Järvi; Cluytens, André; Jordan, Armin; Mackerras, Charles; Jansons, Mariss; Gergiev, Valery; Gardiner, John Eliot; Previn, Andre; Muti, Riccardo; Litton, Andrew; Pletnev, Mikhail; Sa...

Treasures is a new series of 3-CD sets drawn from the catalogs of Virgin Classics, presenting the best loved and key works of the classical...continue...
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Piano Treasures
Piano Treasures

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2012-09-25

Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23; The Seasons, Op. 37b; Sergey Rachmaninov: Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18; Morceaux de fantaisie, Op. 3; Ludwig ...
Performers: Alexeev, Dmitri; Andsnes, Leif Ove; Cziffra, György [Piano]; Duchable, Francois-René [Piano]; Hough, Stephen [Piano]; Litton, Andrew; Paik, Kun-woo; Pletnev, Mikhail [Piano/Conductor]; Po...
Conductors: Foster, Lawrence; Vonk, Hans; Plasson, Michel; Cziffra, György [Piano]; Jansons, Mariss; Kitayenko, Dmitri; Frühbeck de Burgos, Rafae; Pletnev, Mikhail; Tetzlaff, Christian; Litton, Andrew;...

Treasures is a new series of 3-CD sets drawn from the catalogs of Virgin Classics, presenting the best loved and key works of the classical...continue...
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Sacred Treasures
Sacred Treasures

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2012-09-25

Works: Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Te Deum, H. 146; Antonio Vivaldi: Gloria, RV 589; Gregorio Allegri: Miserere; Claudio Monteverdi: Beatus Vir (II), motet for 5 voices (from Seva morale e spirituale), SV 269...
Performers: Ainsley, John Mark; Argenta, Nancy; Bar, Olaf; Barley, Peter; Blochwitz, Hans-Peter; Bowers-Broadbent, Christopher; Connell, John; Covey-Crump, Rogers; Dawson, Lynne [Soprano Vocals]; Gens, Veronique...
Conductors: Christie, William; Parrott, Andrew; Ledger, Philip [Organ]; Herreweghe, Philippe; McCreesh, Paul; ; Norrington, Roger; Sawallisch, Wolfgang; Tate, Jeffrey; Muti, Riccardo; Hickox, Richard; Prêtr...
Ensemble: ; Coppola e Il Suo Sestetto; Gabrieli Consort; Gabrieli Players; Il Seminario Musicale; Les Arts Florissants; London Classical Players; Schutz Consort; Taverner Consort; Taverner Players

Treasures is a new series of 3-CD sets drawn from the catalogs of Virgin Classics, presenting the best loved and key works of the classical...continue...

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Los Pajaros Perdidos / Pluhar, L'Arpeggiata
Los Pajaros Perdidos / Pluhar, L'Arpeggiata

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2012-03-13

Works: Traditional Argentinian: Duerme negrito, folk song; Ariel Ramírez: Alfonsina y el mar, for guitar; Venezuelan Traditional: Montilla (Golpe), folk song; Pajarillo, traditional melody; Polo marg...
Performers: Andueza, Raquel; Capezzuto, Vincenzo [Vocals]; Galeazzi, Lucilla; Gato, Quito; Jaroussky, Philippe; Mancini, Luciana; Mayoral, David; Orellana, Raul; Rodriguez, Mario Hurtado; Sherwin, Doron
Conductors: Pluhar, Christina
Ensemble: L'Arpeggiata

Los Pájaros Perdidos ('the lost birds'), the group has delved deep into the Latin American tradition, tracing its roots all the way back to African...continue...
Recording information: Chapelle de l'Hôpital Notre-Dame du Bon-Secours, Paris (2011-02-??&2011-07-??&2011-).

Includes caballo viejo (diaz) / alma llanera (joropo) by various composers....continue...
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Ludwig van Beethoven Invents Jazz
Ludwig van Beethoven Invents Jazz

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2011-11-15

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano no 32, Op. 111; Johannes Brahms: Sonata for Cello no 2, Op. 99; Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition; Claude Debussy: Children's Corner; La plus que len...
Performers: Braley, Frank; Capucon, Renaud; Collins, Michael [Conductor/Clarinet]; de Peyer, Gervase [Clarinet]; Ivaldi, Christian [Piano]; Lagerspetz, Juhani; Lee, Noel [Piano]; Meyer, Sabine [Clarinet]; Nat, Y...
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles; Rattle, Simon, Sir; ; Zedda, Alberto; Klemperer, Otto; Marshall, Wayne; Paavo, Järvi; Metzmacher, Ingo
Ensemble: ; Melos Ensemble of London

Ludwig van Beethoven invented jazz. That statement might seem enough to provoke a paroxysm from a musicologist, but, with a passage in his final piano...continue...
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Bartok: Violin Concerto No. 2; Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto / Valeriy Sokolov, violin
Bartok: Violin Concerto No. 2; Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto / Valeriy Sokolov, violin

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2011-11-01

Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35; Béla Bartók: Concerto for Violin no 2 in B minor, Sz. 112, BB 117
Performers: Sokolov, Valeriy
Conductors: Zinman, David
Ensemble: Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich

The young Ukrainian violinist Valeriy Sokolov, whose playing "requires every superlative in dictionary" (Classic FM Magazine), releases his first recording as an exclusive Virgin Classics...continue...
Recording information: Tonhalle, Zürich, Switzerland (10/29/2010-11/02/2010)....continue...

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Ballets Russes: Russian Dances and Ballets / Paavo Jarvi
Ballets Russes: Russian Dances and Ballets / Paavo Jarvi

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2011-10-18

Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin; The Nutcracker; Aram Khachaturian: Masquerade; Gayaneh; Dmitry Shostakovich: The Golden Age; Jazz Suite no 2; Tahiti Trot, Op. 16 "Tea for Two"; Sergey Proko...
Conductors: Paavo, Järvi
Ensemble: French Radio Philharmonic Orchestra

Recording information: Paris, Radio France, Auditorium Olivier Messiaen (2002-12-16_2002-12-21&2003-)....continue...
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VCL 293192C
Delibes: Lakmé [Highlights] / Natalie Dessay, Kunde, van Dam
Delibes: Lakmé [Highlights] / Natalie Dessay, Kunde, van Dam

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2011-09-13

Works: Léo Delibes: Lakmé; Unspecified: [Untitled CD-ROM Track]
Performers: Dessay, Natalie; Haidan, Delphine; Kunde, Gregory; Van Dam, Jose [Bass Baritone Vocals]
Conductors: Plasson, Michel
Ensemble: Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse

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Natalie Dessay is certainly a star in the title role and yet she never fails to remember that Delibes's heroine must be a fragile...continue...
Recording information: Halle-aux-grains, Toulouse (06/24/1997-07/02/1997)....continue...
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Zen Violin / 3 CDs of serene melodies by Debussy, Joachim, Korngold, Kreisler et al.
Zen Violin / 3 CDs of serene melodies by Debussy, Joachim, Korngold, Kreisler et al.

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2011-07-12

Works: Antonio Vivaldi: The 4 Seasons Spring; Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Violin no 1; Partita no 1; Concerto for Violin no 2; Sonata no 3; Concerto for 2 violins; Partita no 3; Jean-Marie Leclair: ...
Performers: Brown, Ian [Piano]; Capucon, Renaud; Crayford, Marcia; Ducros, Jerome; Gililov, Pavel; Kampen, Christopher van; Kantorow, Jean-Jacques [Conductor/Violin]; Laredo, Jaime; Pommier, Jean-Bernard; Rees, ...
Conductors: Warren-Green, Christopher; Rees, Jonathan; Kantorow, Jean-Jacques; Tetzlaff, Christian; Marriner, Sir Neville; Longree, Louis; Harding, Daniel; Dausgaard, Thomas
Ensemble: Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields; Danish National Symphony Orchestra; Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen; London Chamber Orchestra; Mahler Chamber Orchestra; Orchestre D'Auvergne; Scottish Cham...

Virgin Classics is proud to release a new installment to the successful Zen compilation titles: Zen Violin. Four strings, one bow and 3 CDs of...continue...
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VCL 945562
Classic Lullabies: Music For Sweetest Dreams
Classic Lullabies: Music For Sweetest Dreams

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2011-05-03

Works: Johannes Brahms: Songs (5) for voice & piano, Op. 49; Robert Schumann: Scenes of Childhood, Op. 15; Märchenbilder no 4 (Langsam, mit melancholischem Ausdruck), for viola (or violin) & piano, Op....
Performers: Andsnes, Leif Ove; Bonney, Barbara [Soprano Vocal]; Debost, Michel; Février, Jacques [Piano]; Janowitz, Gundula [Soprano vocals]; Lagerspetz, Juhani; Laval, Danielle; Little, Tasmin [Violin]; ...
Conductors: ; Tate, Jeffrey; Stamp, Richard; Marriner, Sir Neville; Tortelier, Paul [Cello]; Pommier, Jean-Bernard; Baudo, Serge
Ensemble: ; Nash Ensemble

Joannes Brahms was not the only great composer to write a beautiful lullaby. Virgin Classics is proud to release a brand new compilation containing 18...continue...
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VCL 708292
Fiction
Fiction

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2011-03-22

Works: Nicholas Roubanis: Misirlou; Doris Fisher: Amado mio, song (for the film Gilda); Eden Ahbez: Nature Boy; John Lennon: Come Together; Brad Mehldau: Unrequited, for piano; Bob Telson: Calling you; Anto...
Performers: Ardant, Fanny; Casal, Luz; Dessay, Natalie; Hery, Richard; Herzog, Mathieu; Kent, Stacey; Merlin, Raphael; Quatuor Ebene

"In everything we have been willing to do musically - during all that time spent practicing Haydn, Beethoven or Bartók - there has always been...continue...
Personnel: Pierre Colombet, Gabriel Le Magadure (violin); Mathieu Herzog (viola); Raphaël Merlin (cello); Richard Héry (drums).

Recording information: Curtis Schwartz Studios, Ardingl...continue...
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Benjamin Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Benjamin Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-11-09

Works: Benjamin Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 64
Performers: Fletcher, Dexter; Hart, Simon; Mead, Andrew; Pierre, Gregory; Watson, Nicholas
Conductors: Hickox, Richard

Recording information: No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London (1990-11-13_1990-11-16&1990-)....continue...
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VCL 406212
Mahler: Symphony No.2
Mahler: Symphony No.2

2 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-06-08

Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection"; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM Track
Conductors: Paavo, Järvi

Recording information: Alte Oper Frankfurt (05/06/2009-05/08/2009)....continue...
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VCL 945860
Zen Voices
Zen Voices

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-05-18

Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Songs (14), Op. 34; Samuel Barber: Agnus Dei; Gabriel Fauré: Pavane, Op. 50; Requiem; Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11; Après un rêve, Op. 7 no 1; Wolfgang Amadeus M...
Performers: Auger, Arleen [Soprano]; Baker, Janet, Dame [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Caballe, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Cornwell, Joseph; Daniels, David; Desderi, Claudio; Dessay, Natalie; Gens, Veronique; Hallenbe...
Conductors: Schoenwandt, Michael; Hill, David; Barenboim, Daniel; Haitink, Bernard; Equilbey, Laurence; Paavo, Järvi; Plasson, Michel; Guadagno, Anton; Mackerras, Charles; Gardelli, Lamberto; Litton, Andrew...
Ensemble: ; Cellos ensemble of the Orchestre de Paris; Ensemble Matheus; Ensemble Orchestral de Paris; Ensemble Vocal et Instrumental de Lausanne; Kammer Ensemble de Paris; Nash Ensemble
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VCL 284432
Zen Piano
Zen Piano

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-05-18

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 21, K. 467; Concerto for Piano no 23, K. 488; Sonata for Piano no 8, K. 310; Concerto for Piano no 20, K. 466; Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata no 147, "H...
Performers: Alexeev, Dmitri; Anderszewski, Piotr [Piano]; Andsnes, Leif Ove; Angelich, Nicholas; Béroff, Michel [Piano]; Ciccolini, Aldo [Piano]; Collard, Jean-Phillipe [Piano]; Duchable, Francois-Ren&eac...
Conductors: Pommier, Jean-Bernard; Vonk, Hans; Fray, David; Pletnev, Mikhail; ; Kitayenko, Dmitri; Pesek, Libor; Litton, Andrew; Hickox, Richard; Maksymiuk, Jerzy
Ensemble: ; Grieg Trio; Nash Ensemble
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VCL 284352B
Beethoven: String Quartets Op. 130, Op. 133 / Artemis Quartett
Beethoven: String Quartets Op. 130, Op. 133 / Artemis Quartett

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-05-04

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet for Strings no 6 in B flat major, Op. 18 no 6; Quartet for Strings no 13 in B flat major, Op. 130; Grosse Fuge for String Quartet in B flat major Op. 133; Unspecified: U...

This fourth release in the Artemis Quartet's complete Beethoven cycle comes as the Berlin-based ensemble devotes its international performing schedule to this cornerstone of the...continue...
Recording information: Teldex Studio, Finckensteinallee 36, Berlin (2009-11-08_2009-11-13&2009-)....continue...
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VCL 945840
Via Crucis
Via Crucis

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-04-20

Works: Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber: L'Annonciation; L'Aria, for ensemble; Anonymous: Ninna nanna alla Napoletana; Maxime Merlandi: Maria (sopra la Carpinese); Tarquinio Merula: Hor ch'è tempo di d...
Performers: Bettini, Fulvio; Capezzuto, Vincenzo [Vocals]; Jaroussky, Philippe; Rial, Núria [Soprano Vocal]; Rial, NLria
Conductors: Pluhar, Christina
Ensemble: Barbara Furtuna; L'Arpeggiata

L'Arpeggiata, the French-based ensemble directed by Austrian-born harpist and lutenist Christina Pluhar, releases its second Virgin Classics album, following 'Teatro d'amore', a program of Monteverdi...continue...
Recording information: Chapelle de l'Hôpital Notre-Dame du Bon-Secours, Paris (06/2004); St Michel en Thiérache (06/2004); Chapelle de l'Hôpital Notre-Dame du Bon-Secours, Paris (08/200...continue...
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Britten: Turn Of The Screw / Bostridge, Harding [Includes CD-ROM]
Britten: Turn Of The Screw / Bostridge, Harding [Includes CD-ROM]

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-04-20

Works: Benjamin Britten: Turn of the Screw, chamber opera, Op. 54; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM Track; [The Turn of the Screw] Synopsis & Libretto [CD-ROM track]
Performers: Bostridge, Ian
Conductors: Harding, Daniel

Recording information: Maltings Concert Hall, Snape, Suffolk (01/17/2002-01/19/2002)....continue...
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VCL 563792
Handel: Opera Arias
Handel: Opera Arias

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-04-06

Works: George Frederick Handel: Imeneo, HWV 41; Floridante, HWV 14; Arianna in Creta, HWV 32; Tamerlano, HWV 18; Serse, HWV 40; Amadigi di Gaula, HWV 11; Parnasso in festa, HWV 73; Agrippina, HWV 6; Radamis...
Performers: Cencic, Max Emanuel [Countertenor Vocal]
Conductors:
Ensemble: I Barocchisti

After his foray into the early Romantic era - heroic arias written for female mezzo sopranos to perform in male disguise - Max Emmanuel Cencic...continue...
Recording information: Radio Svizzera di lingua italiana, Lugano, Auditorio St (07/14/2009-07/19/2009)....continue...
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VCL 945740
Tchaikovsky: Variations On A Rococo Theme
Tchaikovsky: Variations On A Rococo Theme

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-02-09

Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33; Sergey Prokofiev: Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E minor, Op. 125; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM ...
Performers: Capucon, Gautier
Conductors: Gergiev, Valery

These live performances were recorded in St Petersburg on 24th December 2008 when Gautier Capucon was the guest of Russia's leading maestro - and one...continue...
Recording information: Concert Hall of the Marlinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg (12/23/2008-12/25/2008)....continue...
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J.C. Bach: La dolce fiamma
J.C. Bach: La dolce fiamma

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-01-12

Works: Johann Christian Bach: La Clemenza di Scipione; Artaserse; Sentimi, non partir and Al mio bene, a lei che adoro, recitative & aria for 2 voices, piano & orches; Orfeo ed Eurdice; Adriano in Siria; Ca...
Performers: Jaroussky, Philippe
Conductors: Rhorer, Jérémie

Philippe Jaroussky's last operatic recital for Virgin Classics collected arias written for a castrato singer, Carestini, whose star had been somewhat eclipsed by his contemporaries...continue...
Recording information: Paroisse Notre Dame du Liban, Paris, France (05/17/2009-05/23/2009)....continue...
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Coloraturas
Coloraturas

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2010-01-12

Works: Charles Gounod: Roméo et Juliette; Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto; Un ballo in maschera; Un ballo in mascchera; Richard Strauss: Ariadne auf Naxos, Op. 60; Gioachino Rossini: Barber of Seville (Il ...
Performers: Damrau, Diana
Conductors: Ettinger, Dan

The multifaceted German coloratura soprano, who has been described as "the Meryl Streep of classical music" shows her vocal and dramatic range with this collection...continue...
Recording information: Bayerischer Rundfunk, Studio 1 (2008-02-11_2008-02-12&2009-)....continue...
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VCL 193132C
William Christie - 30th Anniversay
William Christie - 30th Anniversay

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-11-17

Works: Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Te Deum, H. 146; Judicium Salomonis, H. 422; Work(s); André Campra: Requiem; Florete prata, motet; Exaudiat Te Dominus; Work(s); George Frederick Handel: Serse; Sonat...
Performers: Allen, Thomas Michael [Tenor Vocals]; Brahim-Djelloul, Amel; Christie, William [Conductor/Harpsichord]; Davies, Neal [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Debono, Claire; Foster-Williams, Andrew; Henschel, Dietrich...
Conductors: Christie, William
Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants

Les Arts Florissants, one of the most influential and prolific ensembles in the world of authentic period performance, celebrates 30 years of achievement with this...continue...
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VCL 871920
Schubert: Moments musicaux; Impromptus / David Fray
Schubert: Moments musicaux; Impromptus / David Fray

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-11-03

Works: Franz Schubert: Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94; Allegretto for Piano in C minor, D 915; Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM Track
Performers: Fray, David

David Fray has declared his particular affinity with Austro-German music, and after two CDs featuring Bach and a DVD of Bach concertos he now programs...continue...

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Beethoven, Korngold: Violin Concertos / Renaud Capuçon
Beethoven, Korngold: Violin Concertos / Renaud Capuçon

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-11-03

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61; Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35; Unspecified: Untitled CD-ROM Track
Performers: Capucon, Renaud
Conductors: Nézet-Séguin, Yannick

Capucon's Virgin Classics discography is substantial, but much of the focus has been on chamber music - only two previous discs have featured him in...continue...
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Opera Arias / Joyce Didonato, et al
Opera Arias / Joyce Didonato, et al

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-10-06

Works: Gioachino Rossini: Armida; La donna del lago (The Lady of the Lake), opera; Maometto secondo, opera; Elisabetta, regina d'Inghilterra, opera; Semiramide, opera; Otello, opera; Unspecified: Untitled C...
Performers: Amici, Corrado; Brownlee, Lawrence; DiDonato, Joyce; Nicola, Roberta de; Putelli, Carlo
Conductors: Müller, Eduardo
Ensemble: Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra

"While recording companies do not routinely concern themselves with exploring the legacies of singers that no one can reasonably hear, to her credit DiDonato takes...continue...

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The Swingle Singers Anthology
The Swingle Singers Anthology

4 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-09-22

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620; Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550; Ave verum corpus; Works; Così fan tutte, K 588; Eine kleine Nachtmusik; Concerto for Ho...

The Swingle Singers may be said to combine a certain type of American music from the first part of the twentieth century with the culture...continue...
Since being founded by tenor and leader Ward Swingle in the 1960s, the Swingle Singers have been regarded as one of the most brilliant a cappella vocal ensembles in the world. The group's virtuosic re...continue...
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Tragédiennes Vol 2 - Opera Arias / Gens, Rousset, Les Talens Lyriques
Tragédiennes Vol 2 - Opera Arias / Gens, Rousset, Les Talens Lyriques

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-07-14

Works: Christoph Willibald Gluck: Alceste; Orfeo ed Euridice; Antonio Sacchini: Dardanus; Odipe à Colone; Renaud; Niccolò Piccinni: Didon, opera; André-Ernest-Modeste Grétry: Andromaqu...
Performers: Gens, Véronique
Conductors: Rousset, Christophe
Ensemble: Les talens lyriques

Following up her critically-lauded Tragediennes album (winner of Gramophone and Echo Kassik Awards), French soprano Veronique Gens has recorded a sequel, continuing the first album's...continue...

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The Piazzolla Project / Jacques Ammon, Artemis String Quartet
The Piazzolla Project / Jacques Ammon, Artemis String Quartet

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-06-30

Works: Astor Piazzolla: Concierto para quinteto, tango; Las estaciones porteñas (4); María de Buenos Aires; Introducción al Angel; Tango del ángel, tango (from Angel series); Milon...
Performers: Ammon, Jacques; Jacobsen, Volker; Muller, Heime; Prischepenko, Natalia; Runge, Eckart
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Ensemble: Artemis Quartett (String Quartet)

For the past 10 years, Artemis Quartet cellist Eckart Runge has been engaged in a side gig with pianist Jacques Ammon, entitled "Celloproject", playing the...continue...
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VCL 672920
At  Carnegie Hall - Bach, Schumann, Janácek, Beethoven, Bartók / Piotr Anderszewski
At Carnegie Hall - Bach, Schumann, Janácek, Beethoven, Bartók / Piotr Anderszewski

2 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-06-02

Works: Recorded Sound: Applause; Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita for Keyboard no 2 in C minor, BWV 826; Robert Schumann: Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op. 26; Leos Janácek: In the mists (V Mlhách), pi...
Performers: Anderszewski, Piotr [Piano]

"Supreme pianistic and musical distinction marks Piotr Anderszewski's triumphant December 2008 Carnegie Hall recital, not to mention the most naturally luminous sound quality I've ever...continue...
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Opium - Mélodies francaises / Philippe Jaroussk
Opium - Mélodies francaises / Philippe Jaroussk

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2009-04-07

Works: Reynaldo Hahn: A Chloris, for voice & piano (from "Melodies, Book II"); Fêtes galantes (text by Verlaine), for voice & piano (from "Melodies, Book I"); Quand je fus pris au pavillon, for voice &...
Performers: Capucon, Gautier; Capucon, Renaud; Ducros, Jerome; Jaroussky, Philippe; Pahud, Emmanuel

Acclaimed countertenor Philippe Jaroussky makes the leap from the Baroque to the Belle Epoque for this program of French songs. In his company are four...continue...
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Ravel, Debussy, Fauré: String Quartets / Ébène String Quartet
Ravel, Debussy, Fauré: String Quartets / Ébène String Quartet

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2008-10-14

Works: Claude Debussy: Quartet for Strings in G minor, Op. 10; Gabriel Fauré: Quartet for Strings in E minor, Op. 121; Maurice Ravel: Quartet for Strings in F major
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Ensemble: Quatuor Ebène

"Paris-based Quatuor Ebene has released three classics of the French repertoire, the quartets of Debussy, Ravel, and Faure. Although the works are frequently grouped together...continue...
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Britten: Billy Budd / Harding, Bostridge, Gunn, Saks, Davies, Rose, Lemalu, London SO, et al
Britten: Billy Budd / Harding, Bostridge, Gunn, Saks, Davies, Rose, Lemalu, London SO, et al

3 CD / Virgin Classics / 2008-10-14

Works: Benjamin Britten: Billy Budd, Op. 50
Performers: Benson, Laurie; Best, Matthew [Bass Vocals]; Bostridge, Ian; Charles, Oba Kush; Davies, Neal [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Elliott, Alasdair; Green, Adam; Gunn, Nathan; Jeffrey, Darren; Kean, Kyle; Lemalu, ...
Conductors: Harding, Daniel
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra

After the award-winning recording of Britten's 'Turn of the Screw' (Virgin Classics, 2002), Daniel Harding and Ian Bostridge meet again for another Britten opera, this...continue...
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Poulenc: Concerti, Sinfonietta, Aubade, etc /  Hickox, Pommier, Cole, Wier, Queffélec, et al
Poulenc: Concerti, Sinfonietta, Aubade, etc / Hickox, Pommier, Cole, Wier, Queffélec, et al

2 CD / Virgin Classics / 2008-05-27

Works: Francis Poulenc: Concerto for Piano; Concerto Champêtre for Harpsichord; Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor; Concerto for 2 Pianos in D minor; Aubade for Piano and 18 instrument...
Performers: Cole, Maggie; Pommier, Jean-Bernard; Queffelec, Anne; Weir, Gillian
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: City of London Sinfonia
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Capriccio - Mendelssohn, Schubert, Debussy, etc / Renaud Capuçon, Jérôme Ducros
Capriccio - Mendelssohn, Schubert, Debussy, etc / Renaud Capuçon, Jérôme Ducros

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2008-05-13

Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song), song for voice & piano, Op. 34/2; Franz Schubert: Bagatelle for violin & piano, "Die Biene" Op.13/9; Ave Maria; Edward Elgar: La ...
Performers: Capuçon, Renaud; Ducros, Jérôme

In the wake of the great violinists of the past century - such as Heifetz, Milstein, Kreisler, Menuhin - Renaud Capucon, accompanied by French pianist...continue...
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VCL 740872
Christmas Carols / Andrew Parrott, The Taverner Consort
Christmas Carols / Andrew Parrott, The Taverner Consort

4 CD / Virgin Classics / 2007-11-06

Works: William Billings: Methinks I See a Heavenly Host; A Virgin Unspotted; John Foster: While shepherds watched their flocks by night (A 2nd Collection of Sacred Music. York, ca. 1820); Joan Cererols: Mar...
Performers: Ardagh-Walter, Patrick; Blackadder, David; Bonner, Tessa; Boothby, Richard [Viola da Gamba]; Carolan, Lucy [Harpsichord]; Carroll, Paul; Charlesworth, Stephen; Consort, Taverner; Cooper, Peter [Fiddl...
Conductors: Parrott, Andrew
Ensemble: Taverner Choir; Taverner Consort; Taverner Players
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Bach, Boulez: Piano Works / David Fray
Bach, Boulez: Piano Works / David Fray

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2007-06-05

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita for Keyboard no 4 in D major, BWV 828; French Suite no 1 in D minor, BWV 812; Pierre Boulez: Notations (12) for Piano; Sur Incises, for 3 pianos, 3 harps, 2 vibes & mar...
Performers: Fray, David

An eclectic program of works by Bach and Boulez. Boulez himself counseled Fray on the interpretation of his two compositions here....continue...
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Gitano: Zarzuela Arias
Gitano: Zarzuela Arias

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2007-02-06

Works: Pablo Sorozábal: La taberna del puerto; La Del Manojo de Rosas, zarzuela; Amadeo Vives: Doña Francisquita, zarzuela in 3 acts; José Serrano: La Alegria del batallon, zarzuela; La Dolor...
Performers: Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Villazon, Rolando
Conductors: Domingo, Placido

"The greatest compliment I can pay to Villazon is that, as his trumpet tones rang out in the first of these arias (and I had...continue...
This album was nominated for the 2008 Grammy Award for "Best Classical Vocal Performance."...continue...
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Inventions / Renaud Capuçon, Gautier Capuçon
Inventions / Renaud Capuçon, Gautier Capuçon

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2006-10-31

Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Two-Part Invention no 8 in F major, BWV 779; French Suite no 2 in C minor, BWV 813; Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1, BWV 846-869; English Suite no 3 in G minor, BWV 808; English ...
Performers: Capucon, Aude; Capucon, Gautier; Capucon, Renaud

"If you're put off by the idea of a whole CD of just violin and cello (Aude Capuçon only joins brothers Renaud and Gautier for...continue...
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Poulenc: Gloria, Stabat Mater / Hickox, et al
Poulenc: Gloria, Stabat Mater / Hickox, et al

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2006-09-12

Works: Francis Poulenc: Gloria in G major; Stabat Mater, for soprano, chorus & orchestra, FP 148; Litanies à la vierge noire de Rocamadour
Performers: Dubosc, Catherine
Conductors: Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: Westminster Singers
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VCL 63294
Ravel: Sonates & Trio / R. & G. Capuçon, Frank Braley
Ravel: Sonates & Trio / R. & G. Capuçon, Frank Braley

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2006-02-07

Works: Maurice Ravel: Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello in A minor; Sonata for Violin and Piano in G major; Sonata for Violin and Cello; Sonata Posthume for Violin and Piano
Performers: Braley, Frank; Capucon, Gautier; Capucon, Renaud

Virgin Classics offers one of the truly great masterpieces of 20th century chamber music in this recording of Ravels Trio for Violin, Cello & Piano....continue...
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Ligeti: String Quartets no 1 & 2 / Artemis Quartet
Ligeti: String Quartets no 1 & 2 / Artemis Quartet

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2005-11-08

Works: György Ligeti: Quartet for Strings no 1 ("Métamorphoses nocturnes"); Quartet for Strings no 2
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Ensemble: Artemis Quartett (String Quartet)

Alain Lanceron, President of Virgin Classics, on the signing of the Artemis Quartet, said, I am very happy to have signed with the Artemis Quartet,...continue...
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VCL 369342B
Vivaldi: Virtuoso Cantatas / Jaroussky, Artaserse Ensemble
Vivaldi: Virtuoso Cantatas / Jaroussky, Artaserse Ensemble

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2005-04-12

Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Alla caccia, alla caccia, RV 670; Qual per ignoto, RV 677; Orlando furioso, opera in 3 acts, RV 728; Care selve amici prati, RV 671; Sonata no 1 in B flat (Largo, Allegro, Largo, All...
Performers: Antonini, Claire; Gliozzi, Emilia; Jaroussky, Philippe
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Ensemble: Ensemble Artaserse

Philippe Jaroussky has become quite a sensation in France and is rapidly cultivating a strong reputation throughout Europe. Most of Vivaldi's cantatas are for solo...continue...
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VCL 457212B
Face à Face / Renaud & Gautier Capuçon
Face à Face / Renaud & Gautier Capuçon

1 CD / Virgin Classics / 2003-07-08

Works: Johan Halvorsen: Passacaglia and Sarabande with variations for violin & viola in G major, Op. 20/2 (after Handel); Zoltán Kodály: Duo for violin & cello, Op. 7; Éric Tanguy: Sonata for...
Performers: Capuçon, Gautier; Capuçon, Renaud

On this new Virgin Classics release, brothers Renaud and Gautier Capucon tackle duos composed for violin and cello written over a span of three centuries....continue...
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