Below is a list of all classical CD titles released in the last 120 days.
ZOLTAN KODALY / ANTONIN DVORAK
Kodály: Duo for Violin and Violoncello, Op. 7 - Dvorák: Piano Trio, Op. 90 "Dumky"
Barnabás Kelemen; Nicolas Altstaedt; Alexander Lonquich
[ Alpha Classics / CD - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
After the success of the recent recording of works by Veress and Bartók, which won both a Gramophone Award and a BBC Music Magazine Award in 2020, the Lockenhaus Festival series, curated by its artistic director Nicolas Altstaedt, continues its...
J. S. BACH
Bach Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1 - 6 (LP)
Concentuis Musicus Wien, Nikolaus Harnoncourt
[ Warner Classics / 2 LP - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
Nikolaus Harnoncourt remains a beacon for performing Bach's works. Most of his recordings are true milestones of the discography.
Mandolin and Guitar Duos - Music from the Promised Land
[ Naxos / CD - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
This selection of pieces for mandolin and guitar represents the rich variety of music from Israel. Styles range from the diaspora of Babylonian Jewry through European klezmer traditions, and Balkan Ladino songs, to contemporary influences.
Echoes of an Old Hall
[ Linn Records / CD - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
Gothic Voices' eagerly awaited new album features music from The Old Hall Manuscript: a wonderful collection of classy compositions from late fourteenth- to early fifteenth-century England. It embodies the English 'flavour' of music of the time, with...
BRAHMS / MOZART / SAINT-GEORGES / BRUCH / MENDELSSOHN / SARASATE / etc
Jaime Laredo - The Complete RCA and Columbia Album Collection
Jaime Laredo (violin/viola) with Emanuel Ax (piano) Vladimir Sokoloff (piano), Yo Yo Ma (cello), Rudolf Serkin (piano), Isaac Stern (violin), etc
[ Sony Classical / 22 CD Box Set - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
The complete recordings by Grammy-winning violinist Jaime Laredo in a single 23-CD edition in celebration of his 80th birthday June 7, 2021.
Saint-Saens: Complete Symphonies
Malmö Symphony Orchestra, Marc Soustrot
[ Naxos / 3 CD Box Set - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
Saint-Saëns wrote five symphonies between the years 1850 and 1886. The cycle began with the Mozart-influenced Symphony in A but as a precocious composer of 17 he wrote his first numbered symphony, a work much admired by Berlioz and Gounod. He...
Mariana Flores; Julie Roset; Cappella Mediterranea; Leonardo García Alarcón
Sigismondo d'India: Lamenti & sospiri
[ Ricercar / 2 CD - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
'Sigismondo d'India has a "twin", a "mirror" in music: Claudio Monteverdi. Both men developed, in parallel, a style that radically changed the history of music. A style inherited from composers such as Luca Marenzio and Carlo Gesualdo, but which...
Marie Hallynck; Sophie Hallynck
[ Cypres Records / CD - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
2021/22, a cultural season unlike any other, brings the 30th anniversary of Cypres. Musical renewal and reinvention is of the essence for any record label in today's environment. An enterprising spirit; a constant quest for newly composed works; firm...
Mathias Vidal; Gaétan Jarry; Marguerite Louise
[ Château de Versailles Spectacles / CD - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
Master of 18th century French opera, Rameau wrote for the stage for three decades (1733-1764). His thirty or so operatic works give considerable space to the haute-contre voice, the quintessence of most of the title roles: Platée, Dardanus,...
J. S. BACH
Bach: 6 Suites
[ Château de Versailles Spectacles / 2 CD - released 11/Jun/2021 ]
"Could Bach's Suites be most representative of his French identity? Composed in Germany around 1720 at the Court of Köthen, like the Brandenburg Concertos, for a Francophile and gambist, they find in Myriam Rignol's vision and vibrant embodiment...