1 CD / Callo / 2015-09-11
1 CD / New Focus / 2015-09-11
2 CD / Walhall / 2015-09-11
2 CD / Myto Records / 2015-09-11
1 CD / Sony / RCA / 2015-09-11Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto for Cello no 1 in C major, H 7b no 1; Symphony no 13 in D major, H. 1; Concerto for Cello no 2 in D major, Op 101/H 7b no 2; Sinfonia Concertant for Violin, Cello, Oboe a...
Performers: Blankestijn, Martijin; Boyd, Douglas; Isserlis, Steven; Wilkie, Matthew
Conductors: Norrington, Roger
1 CD / Sony / RCA / 2015-09-11
1 CD / Signum Records / 2015-09-11Works: Alexander Scriabin: Sonata for Piano no 3 in F sharp minor ("Etats d'âme"), Op. 23; Pieces (2) for Piano left hand, Op. 9; Pieces (3) for Piano, Op. 2; Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibit...
Performers: Bax, Alessio [Piano]
Recording information: Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Saxmundham, UK (01/27/2015/01/23/2015)....continue...
2 CD / Oehms / 2015-09-11Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Iolanta, Op. 69
Conductors: Kitajenko, Dmitrij
Recording information: Philharmonie Cologne (10/17/2014/10/19/2014)....continue...
25 CD / Decca / 2015-09-11
Released to celebrate Stephen Kovacevich's 75th birthday this October, this 25-CD Limited Edition box set includes the complete recorded legacy of the pianist for the...continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 2015-09-11
1 CD / Thorofon / 2015-09-11
Robert Schumann: Kinderszenen, Op. 15; Abegg Variations, Op. 1; Papillons, Op. 2; Arabeske, Op. 12; Waldszenen, Op. 82
1 CD / Musica Omnia / 2015-09-11Works: Robert Schumann: Kinderszenen, Op. 15; Theme and Variations for Piano on the name ABEGG, Op. 1; Moderato; Arabeske for piano in C major, Op. 18; Waldszenen (Forest Scenes), for piano, Op. 82
Performers: Crawford, Penelope
Recording information: Crawford Towers (04/1998); First Presbyterian Church, Ypsilanti, Michigan (04/1998); Crawford Towers (05/2013); First Presbyterian Church, Ypsilanti, Michigan (05/2013); Crawfor...continue...
1 CD / Sony / RCA / 2015-09-11
1 CD / Fanfare Cincinnati / 2015-09-08
'A Winchester Remembrance' - British Music for Horns, Brass & Choir / George Castle & Jonathan Hope, organ; Winchester Cathedral Choir; Fine Arts Brass Ensemble; Andrew Lumsden, director
1 CD / Regent Records / 2015-09-04Conductors: Lumsden, Andrew;
Ensemble: Fine Arts Brass Ensemble; Winchester Cathedral Choir
Acknowledged as one of the foremost cathedral choirs in the UK, Winchester Cathedral Choir presents a beautiful selection of music for Remembrance, and to commemorate...continue...
Max Richter: From Sleep / Ben Russell, Yuki Numata Resnick, Caleb Burhans, Clarice Jensen, Brian Snow. American Contemporary Music Ens. [1 Hour Version] [Transparent Vinyl]
2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2015-09-04Conductors: Richter, Max
Ensemble: American Contemporary Music Ensemble
1 CD / Cold Blue Music / 2015-09-04Works: Peter Garland: After the wars, for piano
Performers: Cahill, Sarah [Piano]
This strangely beautiful and sometimes clangorous four-movement piano solo is performed by the much-lauded pianist and new music champion Sarah Cahill, who commissioned the work....continue...
Recording information: Architecture, Los Angeles (12/19/2014)....continue...
Ravel: L'Enfant et les Sortilèges; Shéhérazade / Susan Graham, soprano; Anna Christy, Marie Lenormand, Elliot Madore, Jean-Paul Fouchécourt. Seiji Ozawa
1 CD / Decca / 2015-09-04Conductors: Ozawa, Seiji
Ensemble: SKF Matsumoto Children's Chorus; Saito Kinen Orchestra
The Moon's a Gong, Hung in the Wild: Songs by Jake Heggie (b.1961) / Angelika Kirchschlager, mzz.; Maurice Lammerts van Bueren, piano
1 CD / Avie Records / 2015-09-04
Duo Brilliante: Virtuosic Concertos for Violin & Double Bass by Bottesini, Svendsen, Wieniawski, & Borgstrøm / Arvid Engegård, violin; Knut Erik Sundquist, bass; Norwegian Radio Orch.; Hansen
1 CD / Lawo Classics / 2015-09-04Conductors: Hansen, Terje Boye
Ensemble: Norwegian Radio Orchestra
Arvid Engegård and Knut Erik Sundquist are two seasoned veterans in the world of Norwegian classical music. Their new release on the LAWO Classics label,...continue...
The Moon Sales Out: Works for Cello & Piano by Cyril Scott, Ian Venables & Ivor Gurney / Richard Benjamin, cello; Jenkinson Frith, piano
1 CD / EM Records / 2015-09-04
This EM Records release of British cello music performed by the Jenkinson Frith Duo presents music by Ian Venables alongside world premiere recordings by Cyril...continue...
1 CD / Meridian / 2015-09-04
Composer Elena Firsova belongs to the post-WWII generation of Soviet composers that emerged in the 1970s. These composers were at the forefront of compositional developments...continue...
1 CD / 1-2-3-4-go! / 2015-09-04Conductors:
Ensemble: La Boz Galana
Matías Durango was born in Falces (Navarra) in 1636. He was a choirboy in the cathedral of León during the 1640s, and was the disciple...continue...
1 CD / CAvi Music / 2015-09-04Conductors:
Ensemble: Armida Quartett
Since its spectacular success at the ARD International Competition in 2012 - at which the Armida Quartet received first prize, audience prize, and six other...continue...
Blow out, ye bugles: Music from the time of the First World War / Truro Cathedral Choir; Christopher Gray. Luke Bond, organ
1 CD / Regent Records / 2015-09-04Conductors:
Ensemble: Truro Cathedral Choir
A collection of intense and powerful English choral works all written during, or shortly after the end of, the First World War. Each work reflects...continue...
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons; Concertos for Bassoon & Violin / La Serenissima; Adrian Chandler, violin & direction
1 CD / Avie Records / 2015-09-04Conductors: Chandler, Adrian
Ensemble: La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, who founded the period-instrument ensemble La Serenissima 21 years ago, has produced a dozen enlightening, acclaimed, and award-winning albums for AVIE. After many...continue...
J.S. Bach: The Cello Suites; works by Gubaidulina, Kurtág, Penderecki, Schnittke & Britten / Mayke Rademakers, cello & electric cello
3 CD / Challenge / 2015-09-04Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite for solo cello no 1 in G major, BWV 1007; Suite for Cello solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1008; Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009; Suite for Cello solo no 4 in E f...
Performers: Rademakers, Mayke
Of this interesting new recording, which combines Bach's cello suites with contemporary composers and improvisations, Mayke Rademakers says: "These days, there exists a tremendous focus...continue...
Recording information: Podiumkerkje, Grevenbicht (NL) (2013-09-??&2014-02-??&2014-)....continue...
'In Heaven and On Earth' - Neapolitan Songs by Antonio Scandello (1517-80) / Clarissa Thiem, sop.; Giovanni Cantarini, tenor; Chordae Freybergenses; Susanne Scholz
1 CD / Querstand / 2015-09-04Conductors: Scholz, Susanne
Ensemble: Chordae Freybergenses
This recording features reproductions of five violins from the angels putti of Freiberg Cathedral, given to ancient music specialist Susanne Scholz....continue...
'Journey to Aldeburgh' - Young Britten: Sinfonietta, Op.1; Suite, Op. 6 et al. / Chamber Domaine; Thomas Kemp
1 CD / Resonus Records / 2015-09-04Conductors: Kemp, Thomas
Ensemble: Chamber Domaine
Acclaimed ensemble Chamber Domaine, with director Thomas Kemp, returns to the Resonus label with an exciting program of early works by Benjamin Britten, including four...continue...
Michael Hurd (1928-2006) - Two chamber operas: The Aspern Papers; The Night of the Wedding / Owen Gilhooly, Clare McCaldin, Louise Winter, Pippa Goss; Nicholas Morton. Simon Lepper, piano
1 CD / Lyrita / 2015-09-04Conductors: Vass, George; Crop, Ronald
Ensemble: ; Ulster Orchestra
The Aspern Papers is an opera in three acts, from the novella by Henry James with a libretto by the composer (Ms. dated May 25,...continue...
1 CD / Smekkleysa / 2015-09-04Conductors:
Ensemble: Reykjavik Chamber Orchestra
An exceptionally fine CD in all respects; the performances and recorded quality are both excellent....continue...
The Rest is Silence: Music of Our Time - Works by Hans Abrahamsen, Uri Caine, Luciano Berio, Mauricio Kagel, Arvo Pärt et al. / Various Artists
1 CD / Winter & Winter / 2015-09-04
Music of our time is often said to be solely intellectual, inharmonious, and inaudible to human ears. It is due to ignorance and prejudice that...continue...
Schubert: Trockne Blume, introduction & variations; Beethoven: Serenade, Op. 41; Schumann: 3 Romanzen, Op. 94; 3 Lieder / Ransom Wilson, flute; Peter Frankl, piano
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2015-09-04
Franz Schubert's only significant work for flute is an offshoot of his famous song-cycle Die schöne Müllerin, completed in November 1823. In January 1824 he...continue...
1 CD / Cold Blue Music / 2015-09-04
This wonderfully restless, virtuosic harp solo, performed by Tasha Smith Godínez, is unlike anything else in the solo harp repertoire. The composer writes: "This is...continue...
1 CD / Smekkleysa / 2015-09-04Conductors: Agnarsson, Hilmar Örn
Ensemble: Kammerkór Suðurlands
The South Iceland Chamber Choir comprises both professional and amateur musicians from the south of the country. It was founded in 1997 by Hilmar Örn...continue...
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2015-09-04
Jean Roger-Ducasse was born in Bordeaux on April 18, 1873. He studied at the Paris Conservatoire from 1892, and in 1895 - along with Ravel...continue...
1 CD / Cobra / 2015-09-04Works: Johannes Brahms: Quartet for Strings no 1 in C minor, Op. 51/1; Quartet for Strings no 2 in A minor, Op. 51/2; German folk songs (49) for voice & piano, WoO 33
Ensemble: Cuarteto Quiroga
This CD is not only a recording, it is the story of a fascinating journey: the solitary journey of a man who was able to...continue...
Recording information: Westvest 90 Church, Schiedam, The Netherlands (12/17/2014-12/19/2014)....continue...
1 CD / Ayros / 2015-09-04Conductors: Vitale, Marco
Ensemble: Contrasto Armonico
Marco Vitale's project to record all of Handel's cantatas is thrilling. The continuo cantatas have never been recorded in full, and many have never been...continue...
'Remember Parihaka' - Anthony Ritchie (b.1960): Flute Concerto; Double Concerto for bass clarinet & cello; Coming To It / Alexa Still, flute; Katherine Hebley, cello; Andrew Uren, bass clarinet
1 CD / Atoll / 2015-09-04Conductors: Scholes, Peter
Ensemble: Auckland Chamber Orchestra
For their debut disc, the ACO and Music Director Peter Scholes have recorded four of Anthony Ritchie's smaller-scale orchestral works. In addition to the title...continue...
'Mit vierzig Jahren' - Songs by Johannes Brahms / Håvard Stensvold, bass-baritone; Tor Espen Aspaas, piano
1 CD / Lawo Classics / 2015-09-04
Håvard Stensvold and Tor Espen Aspaas release their second album on the LAWO Classics label, offering up the songs of Johannes Brahms with their original...continue...
1 CD / Resonus Records / 2015-09-04Conductors:
Following on from the unanimous acclaim for their first two albums, Amsterdam-based Baroque trio Fantasticus returns with their third ensemble recording....continue...
3 CD / Coro / 2015-09-04Conductors: Christophers, Harry
Ensemble: The Sixteen
Broadcast on BBC 2 in April 2015, Monteverdi in Mantua tells the story of a Renaissance duke and the composer who worked for him -...continue...
1 CD / N. Rosseau / 2015-09-04Conductors:
Ensemble: Mephisto Piano Duo
These composers began as child prodigies. Contemporaries Tinel and Röntgen wrote the compelling works on this CD in the same year, 1876. Both were great...continue...
1 CD / Summit Records / 2015-09-04Conductors: Zimmerman, Tim
Ensemble: The King's Brass
Three trumpets, three trombones, a tuba, percussion, keyboards, and special guests - King's Brass is back with a program of spiritual favorites/hymn classics with a...continue...
Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pièces de Clavecin en Concerts (1741) / La Reverencia; Andrés Alberto Gómez, harpsichord & direction
1 CD / Vanitas / 2015-09-04Works: Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pièces de clavecin en concerts, for harpsichord, violin (or flute) & viola da gamba (or second violi
Conductors: Gomez, Andres Alberto
Ensemble: La Reverencia
In 1741 Rameau published his Pièces de clavecin en concert. In these pieces he includes the flute, viola da gamba, and harpsichord as three independent...continue...
Recording information: La ermita de Belén en Liétor (Albacete) (05/2014)....continue...
1 CD / Stone Records / 2015-09-04
This debut CD from a stunning new talent features some of the most well-known romantic works for solo piano, all played with great passion and...continue...
3 CD / Odradek / 2015-09-04