1 Super Audio CD / Oehms / 2013-06-25
1 Super Audio CD / Audite / 2013-06-25
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-06-18Conductors: Steen, Jac van
Ensemble: Dortmund Philarmonic Orchestra
Variations on America - Music of Rossini, Buck, Parker, Ives, Wagner, Gershwin / Rudolf Innig, organ
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-06-18
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-06-18Conductors: Zacharias, Christian
Ensemble: Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-06-18Conductors:
Ensemble: Piano Duo Trenkner & Speidel
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-06-18Conductors: Zacharias, Christian
Ensemble: Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
1 Super Audio CD / Querstand / 2013-06-11Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony no 1 "A sea symphony"
Conductors: Arman, Howard
Ensemble: MDR Radio Choir; MDR Symphony Orchestra
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1 Super Audio CD / Lawo Classics / 2013-06-11Conductors:
Ensemble: Valen Trio
1 Super Audio CD / Myrios Classics / 2013-06-11Conductors:
Ensemble: Hagen Quartet
Music of Reger, Gigout, Liszt, Franck, Dupre / Ullrich Boehme, the Sauer Organ of St. Thomas Church in Leipzig
1 Super Audio CD / Rondeau Production / 2013-05-28
Ullrich Boehme, organist at St. Thomas Leipzig, chose three works by Dupre, Franck and Gigout to present the church's reconstructed Sauer organ; subtly underlining the...continue...
Ferdinand Ries: Der Sieg des Glaubens / Christiane Libor; Wiebke Lehmkuhl, Markus Schaefer, Markus Flaig
1 Super Audio CD / CPO / 2013-05-28Conductors: Max, Hermann
Ensemble: Das Kleine Konzert; Rheinische Kantorei
Beethoven's gifted pupil Ferdinand Ries was never entirely forgotten, but it is only in recent years that cpo and Hermann Max dedicated themselves with great...continue...
Wagner: Das Rheingold / Tomasz Konieczny; Christian Elsner; Iris Vermillion; Gunther Groisbock. Marek Janowski (live, 11/22/12)
2 Super Audio CD / PentaTone Classics / 2013-05-28Conductors: Janowski, Marek
Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
The 6th installment of PentaTone's Wagner Edition brings us to the epic story of Tannhäuser, performed by top Wagner singers, the Rundfunkchor Berlin, Rundfunk Sinfonieorchester...continue...
Chabrier: Overtures to Gwendoline; L'Etoile; suite Pastorale. Joyeuse marche; Bourrée fantasque / Neeme Jarvi
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2013-05-28Works: Emmanuel Chabrier: Joyeuse marche "Marche française"; Gwendolin; Habañera, for piano (or orchestra); España, rhapsody for orchestra (also vers. for 2 pianos); Lamento, for orchestr...
Conductors: Järvi, Neeme
Ensemble: ; Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
This disc of popular works by Emmanuel Chabrier marks the beginning of a new series of French repertoire, performed by Orchestre de la Suisse Romande...continue...
Recording information: Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland (06/27/2012-06/29/2012)....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / PentaTone Classics / 2013-05-28Conductors: Janowski, Marek
Ensemble: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
PentaTone's Bruckner Symphonies cycle with the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande and Marek Janowski has set the standard for the repertoire in recent years. With...continue...
Liszt: Hexameron - works by Chopin, Czerny, Thalberg, Herz, Liszt, Pixis and Buche / Blanchard, Buche, Goicoechea, Sorieux, Tanski
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-05-21Works: Franz Liszt: Hexaméron (Morceau de concert), collaborative work for piano & orchestra (edited by Leslie Howard),; Funerailles; Frédéric Chopin: Mazurka for piano no 13 in A minor, Op. ...
Performers: Blanchard, Johann; Buche, Leon; Goicoechea, Carlos; Sorieux, Caroline; Tanski, Claudius; Yoshikane, Kanako
It was billed as a battle of titans. Franz Liszt had invited the leading pianists of his time to compose variations on Bellini's "March of...continue...
Recording information: Konzerthaus der Abtei Marienmünster (12/10/2012-12/12/2012)....continue...
Mahler: Das klagende Lied; Blumine; Symphony No. 10 / Manuela Uhl, soprano; Lioba Braun, alto; Werner Gura, tenor. Blunier
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-05-21Works: Gustav Mahler: Das klagende Lied, Cantata for Soli, Chorus and Orchestra (Version 1898/99); Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan"; Symphony no 10 in F sharp minor/major
Performers: Güra, Werner; Uhl, Manuela
Conductors: Blunier, Stefan
Ensemble: ; Czech Philharmonic Chorus Brno
Mahler initially had a hard time of it. A few compositional attempts from his youth did not turn out to his liking and were destroyed....continue...
Recording information: Bonn (05/14/2012-05/26/2012)....continue...
Wagner: Arrangements for Piano by Busoni, Kocsis, Corbett, Stradal, Moszkowski / Severin von Eckardstein, piano
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-05-21
Liszt was the first, but pianists of later generations also journeyed through the gigantic cosmos of the Wagnerian music drama with paraphrases and transcriptions for...continue...
Gubaidulina, Olthuis, Pons & Villa-Lobos: Capricho - Music for Bassoon & String Orchestra; Gustavo Núñez, bassoon
1 Super Audio CD / Channel Classics / 2013-05-14
Capricho, part of Channel Classics' ongoing series focusing on the first chair players of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, features Uruguayan bassoonist Gustavo Núñez. Considere...continue...
2 Super Audio CD / Querstand / 2013-05-14Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection"
Performers: Fujimura, Mihoko; Oelze, Christiane [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Luisi, Fabio
Ensemble: Middle German Radio Choir Leipzig
This new CD in highly anticipated MDR Edition series presents the next part of a "series within a series" dedicated to the works by Gustav...continue...
Bartok: Rhapsodies Nos.1-2, Romanian Folk Dances; Ravel: Tzigane, Violin Sonata No.2; Hubay: Scène de la csárda No.4; Rosanne Philippens, violin; Yuri van Nieuwkerk, piano
1 Super Audio CD / Channel Classics / 2013-05-14
Since they met at a summer music camp in Switzerland in 2001, violinist Rosanne Philippens and pianist Yuri van Nieuwkerk have been working together as...continue...
2 Super Audio CD / LSO Live (London SO) / 2013-05-14Conductors: Sir Colin Davis
Ensemble: London Symphony Chorus; London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Colin Davis conducts the London Symphony Orchestra and chorus and a stellar cast of soloists in a concert performance of Weber's eerily fantastical opera,...continue...
Dvorak: Quartet No. 12, Op. 96 "American"; Smetana: Quartet No. 1 "From My Life"; Tokyo String Quartet
1 Super Audio CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2013-05-14Conductors:
Ensemble: Tokyo String Quartet
On their valedictory release, the world-renowned Tokyo String Quartet presents a pair of the group's favorite chamber works that offer a glimpse into the private...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Avanti Classic / 2013-05-14Conductors: Keustermans, Michel
Ensemble: La Cetra d'Orfeo
The new album by young Belgian countertenor Dominique Corbiau takes you on a journey into the Baroque music of Italy, exploring the vocal work of...continue...
Ravel: Rapsodie Espagnole, Pavane pour une Infante Defunte, Daphnis & Chloe. London SO, Pierre Monteux
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2013-05-14Conductors: Monteux, Pierre
Ensemble: Chorus of the Royal Opera House; London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Pierre Monteux had one of the longest musical careers in recent times, exceeded only by Pablo Casals and Leopold Stokowski. A champion of new...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Challenge Classics / 2013-05-14Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C major, Op. 56 "Triple Concerto"; Trio for Piano and Strings no 7 in B flat major, Op. 97 "Archduke"
Conductors: de Vriend, Jan Willem;
Ensemble: Storioni Trio
The Storioni Trio has established itself as one of the leading Dutch chamber music ensembles, having performed at Carnegie Hall, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Wigmore Hall, and...continue...
Recording information: Evangelical Luthern Church, Haarlem, The Netherlands (07/02/2012-07/03/2012); Muziekcentrum Enschede (07/02/2012-07/03/2012); Evangelical Luthern Church, Haarlem, The Netherland...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / ARS Productions / 2013-05-03Conductors:
Ensemble: Schumann Quartet
1 Super Audio CD / ARS Productions / 2013-05-03Conductors: Klumpp, Johannes
Ensemble: Nordwestdeutche Philharmonie
3 x 2 = 6 - Dvorak: Sextet in A, Op. 48; String Trios, Opp. 74 & 75a / Auryn Quartet, Christian Altenburger, Patrick Demenga
1 Super Audio CD / Tacet / 2013-04-30Conductors:
Ensemble: Auryn Quartet
An outstanding career spanning three decades has made the Auryn Quartet one of the most sought-after and respected ensembles performing around the globe. "The Auryn...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / PentaTone Classics / 2013-04-30Works: Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde
Performers: Coote, Alice; Fritz, Burkhard
Conductors: Albrecht, Marc
Ensemble: Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Das Lied is considered the most personal of Mahler's works. It represents a synthesis of the two great pillars in Mahler's oeuvre, the symphony and...continue...
Recording information: Beurs van Berlage, Yakult zaal, Amsterdam (06/21/2012-06/22/2012)....continue...
A Bach Notebook for Trumpet - works by 10 members of the Bach Family, transcribed for trumpet and piano / Jonathan Freeman-Attwood, trumpet; Daniel-Ben Pienaar, piano
1 Super Audio CD / Linn Records / 2013-04-30Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fugue for Organ in G major, BWV 541; An Wasserflüssen Babylon, BWV 653; BWV 68 (v); Concerto for Harpsichord in A major, BWV 1055; BWV 85 (v); Orgelbüchle...
Performers: Freeman-Attwood, Jonathan; Pienaar, Daniel-Ben
This recording is a celebration of the famous Johann Sebastian and ten other lesser-known Bachs, re-imagined for trumpet and piano. Bach specialist Daniel-Ben Pienaar arranged...continue...
Recording information: St George's, Brandon Hill, Bristol, UK (03/26/2012-03/28/2010)....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2013-04-30Conductors: Davis, Andrew
Ensemble: Melbourne Symphony Orchestra; Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Chorus; Sydney Chamber Choir
This exceptional disc follows Chandos' Grainger Edition and brings their long-running survey of Grainger works to an end. These works, in versions for large choral...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Linn Records / 2013-04-30Works: Hector Berlioz: Les nuits d'été, Op. 7, song cycle; Roméo & Juliette; La Mort de Cléopâtre, for soprano & orchestra, H.36
Performers: Cargill, Karen
Conductors: Ticciati, Robin
Ensemble: ; Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Robin Ticciati cements his reputation as an outstanding Berliozian with his latest recording. A pupil of Sir Simon Rattle and Sir Colin Davis, Robin's reputation...continue...
Recording information: Usher Hall, Edinburgh, England (04/01/2012-04/04/2012)....continue...
Vagn Holmboe: Concerto for Violin; Concerto for Viola; Concerto for Orchestra / Erik Heide; Lars Anders Tomter
1 Super Audio CD / Dacapo / 2013-04-30Conductors: Slobodeniouk, Dima
Ensemble: Norrkoping Symphony Orchestra
Dacapo is pleased to present this new Holmboe world premiere recording with another first-class Scandinavian orchestra and two first class Nordic string soloists, Lars Anders...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / BR Klassik / 2013-04-30Works: Antonin Dvorák: Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"; Heroic Song for Orchestra, Op. 111/B 199
Conductors: Nelsons, Andris
Ensemble: ; Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
This is a live recording from the Munich Herkulessaal and the Philharmonie im Gasteig, recorded in 2010 and 2012, featuring young conductor, Andris Nelsons, on...continue...
The Hours Begin to Sing - songs by Bolcom, Corigliano, Garner, Getty, Heggie et al. / Lisa Delan, soprano; Haimovitz, Krakauer, Rubtsov
1 Super Audio CD / PentaTone Classics / 2013-04-30
"I am thrilled with The Hours Begin to Sing to introduce four more premiere recordings, three of which were written specifically for this disc. And...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Audite / 2013-04-30Conductors:
Ensemble: Quartetto di Cremona
During the past 10 years, Quartetto di Cremona has matured into a string quartet of international renown. The musical style of the quartet is marked...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / 2 L Records / 2013-04-30Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Quartet for Strings in G major, Op. 77 no 1/H 3 no 81 "Lobkowitz"; Arne Nordheim: Duplex, for violin & viola; Béla Bartók: Quartet for Strings no 5, Sz 102
Performers: Engegard, Arvid; Jopling, Juliet; Sponberg, Atle
The combination of Haydn's Opus 77/1, Nordheim's Duplex, and Bartok's Fifth String Quartet offers a recording filled with fantastic works, filled with contrasts, virtuosity, and...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Tudor / 2013-04-30Conductors: Marin, Ion
Ensemble: Bamberger Symphoniker; Bayerische Staatsphilharmonie
Guy Braunstein has been the concertmaster of the Berliner Philharmoniker since 2000. In 2013 he will step down to dedicate himself to his solo career....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-04-23Works: Heinrich Schütz: Das ist je gewiálich wahr, motet for 2 sopranos, alto, 2 tenors, bass & continuo, SWV 388 (Op. 11/20; Wie habe ich dein Gesetze so lieb (Psalm 119; Das Wort ward Fleisch ...
Performers: Allmendinger, Simeon [Boy Alto]; Altinisik, Levin [Boy Soprano]; Demel, Delix [Bass Vocal]; Haberland, Felix [Tenor Vocal]; Heller, Moritz [Boy Soprano]; Lauxmann, Balduin; Malik, Julian [Boy Soprano...
Conductors: Wilson, Roland
Ensemble: Musica Fiata
The court of the Venetian Doges was of legendary magnificence. Princes who desired some of this splendor for their own courts sent their artists and...continue...
Recording information: Christuskirche Stuttgart (04/20/2012-04/23/2012)....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / MD&G / 2013-04-23
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy composed six pairs of preludes and fugues for the piano. Adam Lenart's transfer of this magnificent music to the organ has produced...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-04-14Works: Edward Elgar: Symphony no 2 in E flat major, Op. 63; Sospiri; Elegy for Strings, Op. 58
Conductors: Oramo, Sakari
Ensemble: ; Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
The collaboration between BIS and the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra (RSPO) began some 30 years ago, and has resulted in a number of discs conducted...continue...
Recording information: Stockholm Concert Hall, Sweden....continue...
Mozart: Oboe Concerto; Oboe Quartet; Sonata for Oboe / Alexei Ogrintchouk, oboe; Leonid Ogrintchouk, piano
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-04-14Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quartet for Oboe and Strings in F major, K 370 (368b); Concerto for Oboe in C major, K 314 (285d); Divertimento for String Quartet in D major, K 136 (125a)
Performers: Blaumane, Kristina [Cello]; Brovtsyn, Boris [Violin]; Ogrintchouk, Alexei; Rysanov, Maxim
Conductors: ; Ogrintchouk, Alexeï
Ensemble: ; Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra
It was during an extended visit to Mannheim in 1777 that Mozart became friendly with the oboist Friedrich Ramm, a member of the famous Mannheim...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-04-14Works: Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman; Wesendonck Lieder; Siegfried Idyll; Träume (Dreams) for violin & small orchestra in A flat major (from Wesendonck Lieder no 5), WWV 91b; Die Meistersinger vo...
Performers: Andreasson, Katarina; Stemme, Nina [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Dausgaard, Thomas
Ensemble: ; Swedish Chamber Orchestra
In their exploration of the symphonic repertoire of the Romantic era, Thomas Dausgaard and his Swedish Chamber Orchestra have previously recorded Bruckner, Tchaikovsky and most...continue...
Recording information: Örebro Concert Hall, Sweden (2012-05-??_2012-06-??&2012-)....continue...
Spain Through Strings: Arriaga,Toldrá, Turina, Castelnuovo-Tedesco / Miriam Rodriguez Brullova, guitar; Zemlinsky Quartet
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2013-04-09Conductors:
Ensemble: Zemlinsky Quartet
The Zemlinsky Quartet presents Spain Through Strings - an original selection of Spanish and Spanish-inspired works for strings. The program begins on a more traditional...continue...
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 / Erin Wall, Kendall Gladen, William Burden, Nathan Berg. Michael Tilson Thomas, San Franciso SO
1 Super Audio CD / San Francisco Symphony / 2013-04-09Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral"
Conductors: Thomas, Michael Tilson
Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas leads the GRAMMY® award-winning San Francisco Symphony and San Francisco Symphony Chorus in an all-new recording of Beethoven's monumental Symphony No.9. From...continue...
Recording information: Davies Symphony Hall, San Franciso, CA (06/27/2012-06/30/2012)....continue...
Vivere - Haydn: Quartet Op. 76/2; Schubert: Quartet D.810 "Death and the Maiden"; Widmann: Quartet No. 3 / Ragazze Quartet
1 Super Audio CD / Channel Classics / 2013-04-09Conductors:
Ensemble: Ragazze String Quartet
The Ragazze Quartet has been acclaimed for their musical enthusiasm, talent, versatility and presentation. The young Dutch ensemble frequently collaborates with composers, musicians - classical...continue...
Vivaldi: Dixit Dominus, RV 807; In furore iustissimae irae, RV 626; Handel: Dixit Dominus, HWV 232 / Lucy Crowe, soprano
1 Super Audio CD / Harmonia Mundi / 2013-04-09Conductors: Bates, David
Ensemble: La Nuova Musica
David Bates leads the ensemble La Nuova Musica in a pair of contrasting settings of Psalm 109. Handel's masterful and ambitious HWV 282 was penned...continue...
Mozart: Requiem Realisations / Elin Manahan Thomas; Christine Rice; James Gilchrist; Christopher Purves. Choir of King's College
2 Super Audio CD / King's College / 2013-04-09Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626; Cliff Eisen: Mozart's Requiem
Performers: Thomas, Elin Manahan
Conductors: Cleobury, Stephen
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music
The second release from the Choir of King's College, Cambridge's own record label features conductor Stephen Cleobury leading the choir and the Academy of Ancient...continue...
Recording information: Chapel of King's College, Cambridge (2011-06-26_2011-06-27&2011-)....continue...
Nostalgia: Lyrical Finnish Music for Strings by Kajanus, Sibelius, Merikanto, Raito, Klami, Madetoja /
1 Super Audio CD / Alba / 2013-04-09Conductors: Kangas, Juha
Ensemble: Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra
Expedition Audio - Music that deserves to be heard
Nostalgia - Lyrical Finnish Music for Strings is an exceptionally beautiful new release from Alba Records... If...continue...