Monday, August 26, 2019

OUT NOW | Borodin Quartet’s New 7-CD Collection: ‘Shostakovich’ [LISTEN]

Decca Records has announced the release of the Borodin String Quartet's new 7-CD collection: 'Shostakovich'. Recorded in Moscow with Russian pianist Alexei Volodin, the collection...

OUT NOW | Hermitage Piano Trio’s New CD: ‘Rachmaninoff’ [LISTEN]

Reference Recordings has this month announced the release of the Hermitage Piano Trio's new album: Rachmaninoff. The disc features Rachmaninoff's Trio élégiaque No. 1 in...

OUT NOW | Albion String Quartet’s New CD: ‘Dvorák : Suk’ [LISTEN]

Signum Records has announced the release of the British-based Albion String Quartet's new album: 'Dvorák : Suk'. The disc features Antonin Dvorak's String Quartet No....

OUT NOW | Violinist Joo Yeon Sir’s New CD: ‘Chaconnes, Divertimento & Rhapsodies’ [LISTEN]

Rubicon Classics has announced the release of Korean-born British violinist Joo Yeon Sir's new album: 'Chaconnes, Divertimento & Rhapsodies'. Recorded with Russian pianist Irina Andrievsky,...

OUT NOW | Violist Martin Outram’s New CD: ‘Viola Fantasia’ [LISTEN]

Albion Records has announced the release of English violist Martin Outram's new Album: Viola Fantasia. Recorded with pianist Julian Rolton and tenor Mark Padre, the...

OUT NOW | Violinist Fenella Humphreys’ New CD: ‘The Four Seasons Recomposed’ [LISTEN]

Rubicon Classics has this month announced the release of British violinist Fenella Humphreys' new album: The Four Seasons Recomposed. Recorded with conductor Ben Palmer and...

OUT NOW | Trio Zimmermann’s New CD: ‘Bach: Goldberg Variations’ [LISTEN]

BIS Records has announced the release of the Trio Zimmermann's new album: Johann Sebastian Bach: Goldberg Variations. Comprising violinist Frank Peter Zimmermann, violist Antoine Tamestit...

OUT NOW | Violinist Fabiola Kim’s Debut Album: ‘1939’ [LISTEN]

Solo Musica has announced the release of Korean-American violinist Fabiola Kim's debut album: 1939. Recorded with conductor Kevin John Edusei and the Munich Symphony Orchestra,...

OUT NOW | Cellist Raphael Wallfisch’s New CD: ‘Karl Weigl Cello Concerto & Sonata’ [LISTEN]

CPO Records has announced the release of British cellist Raphael Wallfisch's new CD: Karl Weigl Cello Concerto & Sonata. Recorded with conductor Nicholas Milton, the...

OUT NOW | Cellist Pieter Wispelwey’s New CD Set: ‘Schubert & Brahms: The Complete Duos’ [LISTEN]

Evil Penguin Classics has this month announced the release of Dutch cellist Pieter Wispelwey's new double CD set: Schubert & Brahms: The Complete Duos. Recorded with...

OUT NOW | Violinist Nicola Benedetti’s New CD: ‘Wynton Marsalis Violin Concerto’ [LISTEN]

Decca Records has this week announced the release of Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti's new album: Wynton Marsalis Violin Concerto'. Recorded with conductor Cristian Măcelaru and...

OUT NOW | Violinist Maxim Vengerov’s New CD: ‘Gateways’ [LISTEN]

Deutsche Grammophon has this month announced the release of superstar violinist Maxim Vengerov's new album: Gateways. Recorded with Chinese conductor Long Yu and the Shanghai...

OUT NOW | Violinist Gidon Kremer’s New CD: ‘Mieczyslaw Weinberg : 24 Preludes’ [LISTEN]

Accentus Music has this month announced the release of Latvian violin virtuoso Gidon Kremer's new album: Mieczyslaw Weinberg: 24 Preludes. The disc features the world...

OUT NOW | Leonore Piano Trio’s New CD: ‘Parry Piano Trios & Partita’ [LISTEN]

Hyperion Records has announced the release of the British-based Leonore Piano Trio's new album: Parry Piano Trios & Partita. The disc features British composer Sir...

OUT NOW | Friedemann Eichhorn New CD: ‘Johanna Senfter Violin Works’ [LISTEN]

Paladino Music has announced the release of German violinist Friedemann Eichhorn's new album: 'Johanna Senfter : Works for Violin'. Recorded with pianist Paul Ravinius and...

OUT NOW | Violinist Edna Michell’s New Double CD: ‘The Compassion Project’ [LISTEN]

Innova Records has announced the release of violinist Edna Michell's new double CD album: The Compassion Project. The two disc collection features 24 modern commissions...

OUT NOW | Violinist Tianwa Yang’s New CD: ‘Brahms’ [LISTEN]

Naxos Records has announced the release of Chinese violinist Tianwa Yang's new album: Brahms. Recorded with conductor Antoni Wit, cellist Gabriel Schwabe and the Deutsches...

OUT NOW | Bennewitz Quartet’s New CD: ‘Ullmann, Krasa, Schulhoff, Haas’ [LISTEN]

Supraphon Records has announced the release of Czech-based Bennewitz Quartet's new album: Ullmann, Krasa, Schulhoff, Haas: String Quartets. The disc features Viktor Ullmann's (1898-1944) 3rd...

OUT NOW | Calder Quartet’s New CD: ‘Beethoven Hillborg’ [LISTEN]

Pentatone Records has announced the release of the Los Angeles-based Calder Quartet's new album: Beethoven Hillborg. The disc features Beethoven's String Quartets No. 3 in...

OUT NOW | Violinist Elsa Grether’s New CD: ‘Masques – Violin Sonatas’ [LISTEN]

Fuga Libera has announced the release of French violinist Elsa Grether's new album: Masques - Sonatas for Violin and Piano. Recorded with acclaimed French-American pianist...

OUT NOW | Fidelio Trio’s New CD: ‘Fauré, Chausson & Satie Piano Trios’ [LISTEN]

Resonus Classics Records has announced the release of the British-based Fidelio Trio's new album: Fauré, Chausson & Satie Piano Trios. The disc features Chausson's Piano...

OUT NOW | Cellist Raphaela Gromes’ New CD: ‘Offenbach’ [LISTEN]

Sony Classical has this month announced the release of German cellist Raphaela Gromes' new CD: Offenbach. Recorded with pianist Julian Riem and cellist Wen-Sinn Yang,...

OUT NOW | Violinist Ulf Wallin’s New CD: ‘Allan Pettersson Violin Concerto No. 2’ [LISTEN]

BIS Records has announced the release of Swedish violinist Ulf Wallin's new album: Allan Pettersson Violin Concerto No. 2. Recorded with conductor Christian Lindberg and...

OUT NOW | Ensemble Esperanza’s New CD: ‘Western Moods’ [LISTEN]

ARS Produktion Records has announced the release of the Liechtenstein-based Ensemble Esperanza's new CD: Western Moods. The 3rd disc in the young string ensemble's 'World Exploration'...

OUT NOW | Doric String Quartet’s New CD: ‘Mendelssohn String Quartets’ [LISTEN]

Chandos Records has announced the release of the British-based Doric String Quartet’s new album: Mendelssohn String Quartets. The double-disc set features Mendelssohn's String Quartets No....

OUT NOW | Violinist Madeleine Mitchell’s New CD: ‘Grace Williams Chamber Music’ [LISTEN]

Naxos Records has announced the release of British violinist Madeleine Mitchell's new album: Grace Williams Chamber Music. Recorded with the players of the London Chamber...

OUT NOW | Violinist Janet Sung’s New CD: ‘Sung Sessions: Edge of Youth’ [LISTEN]

Sono Luminus has this month announced the release of American violinist Janet Sung's new album: Sung Sessions: Edge of Youth. Recorded with pianist William Wolfram,...

OUT NOW | Quatuor Girard’s New CD: ‘Saint-Saëns’ [LISTEN]

B Records has announced the release of the Paris-based Quatuor Girard's new album: Saint-Saëns. Comprising family members Hugues, Agathe, Odon and Lucie Girard, the disc...

OUT NOW | Violinist Roman Mints’ New CD: ‘Hindemith: Complete Violin Works’ [LISTEN]

Quartz Records has announced the release of Russian violinist Roman Mints' new album: Hindemith: Complete Works for Violin and Piano. Recorded with pianist Alexander Kobrin,...

OUT NOW | Jerusalem Quartet’s New CD: ‘The Yiddish Cabaret’ [LISTEN]

Harmonia Mundi Records has this week announced the release of the Jerusalem Quartet's new album: The Yiddish Cabaret. Recorded with soprano Hila Baggio, the disc...

OUT NOW | Cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras’ New CD: ‘Nomaden’ [LISTEN]

BIS Records has this month announced the release of French cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras' new album: Nomaden. Recorded with conductor Ed Spanjaard and the Atlas Ensemble,...

OUT NOW | Brodsky Quartet’s New CD: ‘Elgar : String Quartet Piano Quintet’ [LISTEN]

Chandos Records has announced the release of the British-based Brodsky Quartet's new album: Elgar: String Quartet Piano Quintet.  Recorded with acclaimed English pianist Martin Roscoe,...

OUT NOW | Violinist Renaud Capuçon’s New CD: ‘Bach Sonatas’ [LISTEN]

Erato Records has this month announced the release of French violin virtuoso Renaud Capuçon's new album: Bach Sonatas. Recorded with pianist David Fray, the disc...

OUT NOW | Composer Jonathan Leshnoff – Featuring the ‘Violins of Hope’ [LISTEN]

Naxos Records has this week announced the release of American composer Jonathan Leshnoff’s new album Symphony No. 4 ‘Heichalos’ - featuring the Violins of...

OUT NOW | Cellist Leonard Elschenbroich’s New CD: ‘Beethoven Cello Sonatas’ [LISTEN]

Onyx Records has this week announced the release of German cellist Leonard Elschenbroich's new album: Beethoven: Sonatas for Cello and Piano. Recorded with pianist Alexei...

OUT NOW | Violinist Eldbjørg Hemsing’s New CD: ‘Tan Dun : Fire Ritual Violin Concertos’ [LISTEN]

BIS Records has announced the release of Norwegian violinist Eldbjørg Hemsing's new album: Tan Dun : Fire Ritual Violin Concertos. Recorded with composer and conductor...

OUT NOW | Horszowski Trio’s New CD: ‘Schumann: Complete Piano Trios’ [LISTEN]

Avie Records has this month announced the release of the New York-based Horszowski Trio's new album: Schumann: Complete Piano Trios. Comprising violinist Jesse Mills, cellist...

OUT NOW | Violinist Rachel Podger’s New CD: ‘Bach Cello Suites (Arr. Violin)’ [LISTEN]

Channel Records has this week announced the release of acclaimed baroque violinist Rachel Podger's new CD: J.S. Bach Cello Suites' (Arr. Solo Violin). The disc...

OUT NOW | Quartetto di Cremona’s New CD: ‘Schubert String Quintet & Quartet’ [LISTEN]

Audite Records has this month announced the release of the Italian-based Quartetto di Cremona's new album: Schubert: String Quintet & String Quartet 'Death and...

OUT NOW | VC Artist Itamar Zorman’s New CD: ‘Evocation: Violin Works of Paul Ben-Haim’ [LISTEN]

BIS Records has this month announced the release of Israeli-born violinist, VC Artist Itamar Zorman's new album: Evocation: Violin Works by Paul Ben-Haim. Recorded with...

OUT NOW | Violinist Friedemann Eichhorn’s New CD: ‘Brahms, Schumann, Mendelssohn & Gernsheim’ [LISTEN]

Paladino Music has this month announced the release of German violinist Friedemann Eichhorn new album: 'Brahms, Schumann, Mendelssohn & Gernsheim: Works For Violin &...

OUT NOW | Cellist Alban Gerhardt’s New CD: ‘Bach: The Cello Suites’ [LISTEN]

Hyperion Records has this month announced the release of German cellist Alban Gerhardt's new album: Bach: The Cello Suites. The disc features the 6 cornerstone...

OUT NOW | Quatuor Capriccio’s New CD: ‘Capriccios’ [LISTEN]

Orchid Classics has this month announced the release of the Paris-based Quatuor Capriccio's new album: Capriccios. Recorded with guest artists, violist Gerard Causse and cellist...

OUT NOW | Orava Quartet’s New CD: ‘Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov & Shostakovich’ [LISTEN]

Deutsche Grammophon has this month announced the release of the Australian-based Orava Quartet's new album: Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov & Shostakovich. The disc features Tchaikovsky's String Quartet...

OUT NOW | Cellist Andrei Ioniță’s New CD: ‘Oblique Strategies For Solo Cello’ [LISTEN]

Orchid Classics has announced the release of Romanian cellist Andrei Ioniță's new album: Oblique Strategies: Works for Solo Cello. The disc features Bach’s 1st Solo...

OUT NOW | Violinist Leila Schayegh’s New CD: ‘Brahms Violin Sonatas’ [LISTEN]

Glossa Records has announced the release of Swiss violinist Leila Schayegh's new album: 'Johannes Brahms Violin Sonatas'. Recorded with pianist Jan Schultsz, the disc features...

OUT NOW | Cellist Martin Rummel’s New CD: ‘Carl Reinecke Complete Cello Works’ [LISTEN]

Naxos Records has this month announced the release of Austrian-born cellist Martin Rummel's new album: Carl Reinecke Complete Works for Cello and Piano. Recorded with...

OUT NOW | Violist Hélène Desaint’s New CD: ‘Schumann – Kurtág’ [LISTEN]

Fuga Libera Records has announced the release of French violist Hélène Desaint's new album: Schumann - Kurtág. Recorded with pianists Louis Lortie and Nathanaël Gouin...

OUT NOW | Cellist Wilhelmina Smith’s New CD: ‘Salonen & Saariaho Works for Solo Cello’ [LISTEN]

Ondine Records has this month announced the release of American cellist Wilhelmina Smith's new CD: Esa-Pekka Salonen & Kaija Saariaho: Works for Solo...

OUT NOW | Metral Trio’s New CD: ‘Mendelssohn Piano Trios’ [LISTEN]

Aparté Records has this month announced the release of the French-based Metral Trio's new album: Mendelssohn Piano Trios. The disc features Felix Mendelssohn's Piano Trio...

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