Schubert: Winterreise; Die schone Mullerin; Schwanengesang / Nathalie Stutzmann, contralto; Inger Sodergren, piano [3 CDs]
3 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-27
This box set brings together Nathalie Stutzmann's recordings with pianist Inger Södergren of Schubert's three major song cycles - Winterreise (2004), Schwanengesang (2005) and Die...continue...
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-27Conductors:
Ensemble: The Knights
the ground beneath our feet was recorded live at Dumbarton Oaks in Washington, D.C. - the namesake of Stravinsky's masterwork - and revisits the concept...continue...
Rachmaninov: Music for Two Pianos - Symphonic Dances; Suites nos 1 & 2; Duets, Op. 11 (6); Russian Rhapsody / Martha Argerich w. Goerner, Ziberstein, Montero, Mogilevsky
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-27
Martha Argerich's long career has included many outstanding solo performances, but she has often professed to feeling 'lonely' on stage. This CD showcases the area...continue...
8 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-27Conductors:
Ensemble: The 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic
The 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic have enjoyed the adoration of a global fan club ever since their debut in Tokyo, and not Berlin,...continue...
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-27
It is in the music of the Romantic era that one can best appreciate Mr. Friere's many pianistic gifts. This all-Chopin double-disc offering from Warner...continue...
4 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-13Conductors: Rattle, Sir Simon
Ensemble: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
The legendary partnership between Simon Rattle and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra bears fruit in this definitive collection of the complete symphonies of Jean...continue...
Szymanowski: King Roger, opera; Symphony No. 4 / Leif Ove Andsnes, piano; City of Birmingham SO, Chorus & Youth Chorus; Rattle
2 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-13Conductors: Rattle, Sir Simon
Ensemble: City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; City of Birmingham Symphony Youth Chorus
Simon Rattle's luminous reading of Szymanowski's philosophical opera King Roger won a Gramophone Award for opera on its first release in 2000. 'A vibrantly dramatic...continue...
'Road Trip': A Musical Journey Across America, with Music of Ives, Copland, John Adams and Paul Simon / Aurora Orch.; Collon et al.
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-13Conductors: Collon, Nicholas
Ensemble: Aurora Orchestra
Aurora Orchestra, together with rising conductor Nicholas Collon, is one of the most innovative, energetic and talented ensembles in the world today, earning effusive praise...continue...
Neujahrskonzert (Best of New Year's Concert) - music of the Strauss family / Vienna PO, Harnoncourt, Muti
1 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-13Conductors: Harnoncourt, Nikolaus; Muti, Riccardo
Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic
Every year, a different conductor is given the privilege to ring in the new year with the Vienna Philharmonic by leading the Vienna's New Year's...continue...
Nikolaus Harnoncourt Conducts Johann Strauss II - Die Fledermaus, Der Zigeunerbaron, New Year's Concert 2001 et al. / Berlin PO; Royal Concertgebouw Orch.; Vienna PO; Vienna Symphony; Harnoncourt
7 CD / Warner Classics / 2015-01-13Conductors: Harnoncourt, Nikolaus
Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Amsterdam; Vienna Philharmonic; Vienna Symphony
One of the most important conductors of our time, Nikolaus Harnoncourt set out to revolutionize early music before turning his attention to 19th and 20th...continue...