The Five Countertenors - works by Jommelli, Porpora, Galuppi, Handel, Myslivi ek, et al. / Yuriy Mynenko, Xavier Sabata, Max Emanuel Cencic, Valer Sabadus, Vince Yi
1 CD / Decca / 2015-05-04Works: Niccolò Jommelli: Tito Manlio; Nicola Porpora: Ifigenia in Aulide; Baldassare Galuppi: Penelope; George Frederick Handel: Serse, HWV 40; Agrippina, HWV 6; Josef Myslivecek: Farnace; Johann Chr...
Performers: Barna-Sabadus, Valer; Cencic, Max Emanuel [Countertenor Vocal]; Mynenko, Yuriy [Counter Tenor]; Sabata, Xavier; Yi, Vince [Counter Tenor]
Conductors: Petrou, Georges
Ensemble: Armonia Atenea
Decca's new release brings together five of the world's most renowned countertenors, who bring the rich world of baroque opera to life. Once rarely heard,...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2015-04-28
Haydn: Symphonies Nos. 1-75, 94, 96, 100, 104, 107, 108 / The Academy of Ancient Music; Christopher Hogwood [32 CDs]
32 CD / Decca / 2015-04-14Conductors: Hogwood, Christopher
Ensemble: The Academy of Ancient Music
Symphony no 1 in D major, H 1 no 1 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Decca Sound: The Mono Years 1944-1956 - Stravinsky, Roussel, Rachmaninov, Albéniz, Haydn et al. / Curzon, Fournier, Ricci, Gulda, Katchen and many others [53 CDs, Limited Edition]
53 CD / Decca / 2015-04-07Conductors: Ansermet, Ernest; Solti, Georg; Kleiber, Erich; Boult, Adrian; Collins, Anthony; Knappertsbusch, Hans
Ensemble: ; L'Ochestre de la Suisse Romande; London Symphony Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic
Pétrouchka by Igor Stravinsky
Scriabin: The Complete Works / Aimard, Ashkenazy, Fergus-Thompson, Gergiev, Grosvenor, Horowitz, Kissin, Lisitsa, Pogorelich, Richter, Szidon, Trifonov [18 CDs]
18 CD / Decca / 2015-04-07Conductors: Maazel
Waltz for Piano no 1 in F minor Op. 1 by Alexander Scriabin
Mercury Living Presence, Vol. 3: The Collector's Edition - the concluding release, completing the transfer of these landmark recordings to CD [53 CDs]
53 CD / Decca / 2015-03-24Conductors: Dorati, Antal; Skrowaczewski, Stanislaw; Fennell, Frederick; Marriner, Neville
Ensemble: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Hungarica
This landmark release marks the point at which the entire Mercury Living Presence catalog, as remastered by original recording producers in the 1990s, is available...continue...
Dimitri Hvorostovsky: 3 Classic Albums - Tchaikovsky & Verdi Arias; Dark Eyes: Russian Folksongs; Songs & Dances of Death / Dimitri Hvorostovsky, tenor
3 CD / Decca / 2015-03-24Conductors: Gergiev, Valery; Kainin, Nikolai
Ensemble: Kirov Orchestra St Petersburg; Ossipov Russian Folk Orchestra; Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
This limited-edition release includes three albums, each presented in its original cover art in a gatefold card. For consumers, this is a chance to acquire...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2015-03-17Conductors: Tabakov, Emil
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
This solo release, a unique coupling of two of the 20th Century s greatest piano concertos marks Decca's first-ever recording of the Barber concerto and...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2015-03-10Works: Johannes Brahms: Serenade for orchestra no 1 in D major, Op. 11; Serenade for orchestra no 2 in A major, Op. 16
Conductors: Chailly, Riccardo
Ensemble: ; Gewandhausorchester
Following the 'Gramophone Record of the Year' award-winning set of the Brahms Symphonies, Riccardo Chailly turns his "rare talent for transforming music ripe for rediscovery"...continue...
Valentina Lisitsa plays Philip Glass: The Hours; Metamorphosis; Mad Rush; Dead Things; Escape!; How Now etc. / Valentina Lisitsa, piano
2 CD / Decca / 2015-03-10
Cutting-edge pianist meets trendsetting composer: Valentina Lisitsa, whose artistry has bewitched thousands of followers on YouTube, is releasing a double album selection of the most...continue...
Emma Kirkby: The Complete Recitals - Songs & airs by Campion, Dowland, Morley, Lawes, Grandi, Monteerdi, Purcell, Bach, Handel, Mozart [12 CDs]
12 CD / Decca / 2015-03-03
This 12-CD collection brings together Emma Kirkby's complete L'Oiseau-Lyre recitals in a single set. The world's most popular period-instrument soprano, Kirkby's pure, crystalline sound defined...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2015-02-17
The choir itself is excellent, with particularly fine sopranos who can chant high above the others in beautifully pitched thirds; while there is, as ever...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2015-02-10Conductors: Bringuier, Lionel
Ensemble: Guzenich Orchester Koln
In the third of three new landmark albums on the Decca label, Nelson Freire marks his 70th birthday year with a stunning recording of Chopin's...continue...