1 CD / MD&G / 2015-08-07
The grand opera stage meets the aristocratic chamber sphere. Almost a quarter of a century ago the outstanding cellists David Geringas and Emil Klein recorded...continue...
Igor Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring - Version for Piano 4 hands and for Orchestra / Trenkner - Speidel Piano Duo; Beethoven Orch., Bonn, Blunier
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2015-08-07Conductors: Blunier, Stefan
Ensemble: Beethoven Orchestra Bonn
The premiere of Stravinsky's Le sacre du printemps is legendary. It caused a full-blown scandal in Paris in 1913 even though the highly informed public...continue...
Ulrich Zeitler (b.1967): Missa Credo, for soli, choir, saxophone, and piano / Maris Bernius, soprano; Bernhard Klas, saxophone; Helmut Iorscher, piano
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2015-08-07Conductors: Zeitler, Ulrich
Ensemble: Ensemble 333
A thousand years of music history merge together: in the Missa Credo Ulrich Zeitler combines Gregorian melodies from the medieval church with contemporary jazz. The...continue...
A Festival of English Organ Music, Vol. 2 - works by Elgar, Hollins, Parry, Wesley, Ireland, Bridge, Howells / Ben van Oosten, organ
1 CD / MD&G / 2015-08-07
Ben van Oosten met with an enthusiastic response for his captivating program featuring English organ music of the nineteenth century on Vol. 1. Now, on...continue...
2 CD / MD&G / 2015-06-23
Franz Raml concludes his complete recording of Scheidt's Tabulatura nova on this third release. The first two parts, acclaimed as a "benchmark recording," are followed...continue...
'Memories' - Prokofiev, Schnittke, Shostakovich, Rachmanioff, et al. / Kirill Troussov, violin & Alexandra Troussiva, piano
1 CD / MD&G / 2015-06-23
Kirill Troussov is currently among the most sought-after violinists of today. This new album recorded with his sister Alexandra Troussova and marking his MDG debut....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2015-06-23
Nicolaus Bruhns must have been a genuine multitalent! While performing as a violin virtuoso, he occasionally accompanied himself on the organ pedals and - according...continue...
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Antonio Salieri: Arias and Overtures / Musikkollegium Winterthur, Sen Guo, soprano & Kenneth Tarver, tenor
2 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2015-06-23Conductors:
Ensemble: Musikkollegium Winterthur
Since Milos Forman's "Amadeus" at the very latest, legends and conspiracy theories have been known to one and all. Salieri's artistic quality has been overshadowed,...continue...
2 CD / MD&G / 2015-06-23Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto no 1 in F major, BWV 1046; Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047; Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048; Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G m...
Conductors: Hünteler, Konrad
Ensemble: Camerata of the 18th Century
The Camerata of the 18th Century and its director Konrad Hünteler are committed to the recovery of original sound from the forgotten and not-soforgotten musical...continue...
Japanese Guitar Concertos: Takemitsu, Hosokawa, Hayashi / Masao Tanibe, guitar; Erzgebirgische Philharmonie Aue; Takahashi
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2015-05-26Conductors: Takahashi, Naoshi
Ensemble: Erzgebirgische Philharmonie Aue
1 CD / MD&G / 2015-05-26Works: Claude Debussy: Piano Trio, L. 3; Maurice Ravel: Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello in A minor
Ensemble: Trio Parnassus
Claude Debussy's Piano Trio was his first instrumental composition and an impressive start by one of the greatest of the greats. First discovered in the...continue...
Recording information: Historischer Reitstadel Neumarkt (02/1987)....continue...
Gerald Finzi: Five Bagatelles; Interlude; Introit; Romance; Elegy; Prelude; Fugue; Diabelleries; Variations by various composers / Cologne Chamber Soloists
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2015-05-26Conductors:
Ensemble: Cologne Chamber Soloists
Nine variations by nine composers on an amateur composer's jolly little song: Gerald Finzi was invited to compose together with highly individual personalities like Ralph...continue...
1 CD / MD&G / 2015-05-26Conductors:
Ensemble: Leipzig String Quartet
The Leipzig String Quartet continues its Haydn edition with three more works from his op. 50, and once again the members magnificently succeed in combining...continue...
Brahms: Händel Variations, Op. 24; Max Reger: Bach Variations, Op. 81 / Friedrich Wilhelm Schnurr, piano
1 CD / MD&G / 2015-05-26
Friedrich Wilhelm Schnurr goes back far enough to have studied with the piano legends Alfred Cortot and Wilhelm Kempff. MDG is now re-releasing a recording...continue...