Classical New Releases

Classical New Releases

Below is a list of all classical CD titles released in the last 120 days.

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Telemann: Viola Concertos cover
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GEORG PHILIPP TELEMANN
Telemann: Viola Concertos
Antoine Tamestit, Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, Sabine Fehlandt, Bernhard Forck
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
A precursor in this field as in so many others, Telemann gave the viola its very first masterpieces, immediately establishing it as a solo instrument in its own right. Alongside Sabine Fehlandt and the musicians of the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin,...
Ries: Piano and Orchestra Works (complete) cover
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FERDINAND RIES
Ries: Piano and Orchestra Works (complete)
Christopher Hinterhuber (piano) / Gavle Symphony Orchestra, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Uwe Grodd
[ Naxos / 5 CD Box Set - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
Ferdinand Ries' works for piano and orchestra stand alongside those of Hummel as the finest and most important of their kind from the early decades of the 19th century.
Elsa Dreisig - Mozart X 3 cover
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W. A. MOZART
Elsa Dreisig - Mozart X 3
Elsa Dreisig (soprano), Basel Chamber Orchestra, Louis Langrée
[ Erato / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
Elsa Dreisig credits Mozart with being the composer who first inspired her to become a professional singer. Now the French-Danish soprano pays him tribute with an album devoted entirely to arias from his operas.
Haydn 2032, Vol. 11: Au goût parisien cover
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JOSEPH HAYDN
Haydn 2032, Vol. 11: Au goût parisien
Kammerorchester Basel, Giovanni Antonini
[ Alpha Classics / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
The eleventh volume of the complete HAYDN2032 symphony cycle moves its focus to Paris: 'Every day one perceives more clearly, and consequently admires more, the productions of this great genius, who, in every one of his works, knows so well how to...
Haydn 2032, Vol. 1-10: The Symphonies cover
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JOSEPH HAYDN
Haydn 2032, Vol. 1-10: The Symphonies
Il Giardino Armonico, Kammerorchester Basel, Giovanni Antonini
[ Alpha Classics / 10 CD Box Set - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
This ten-CD set celebrates the release of the first ten volumes of the HAYDN2032 series, which aims to record all 107 Haydn symphonies by the 300th anniversary of his birth in 2032.
Villa Lobos: Tristorosa cover
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HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS
Villa Lobos: Tristorosa
Gunter Herbig (electric guitar)
[ Aldilá Records / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
Gunter Herbig, Brazilian-German guitarist living in New Zealand, is well-known for his benchmark-setting performances of New Zealand guitar music by Lilburn and Farquhar for the Naxos label. His Gurdjieff transcriptions for electric guitar 'ex...
Inon Barnatan - Time Traveler's Suite cover
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BACH / BRAHMS / COUPERIN / RAVEL / ADES / LIGETI / etc
Inon Barnatan - Time Traveler's Suite
Inon Barnatan (piano)
[ Pentatone / 2 CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
Pianist Inon Barnatan redefines our notions of the suite by taking us on a journey through time and space, from Baroque pieces by Bach, Handel, Rameau and Couperin to more recent works by Ravel, Barber, Adès and Ligeti.
Rocking Horse Road cover
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VARIOUS COMPOSERS
Rocking Horse Road
Jacqui Dankworth and the Brodsky quartet
[ Chandos / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
Jacqui Dankworth is one of the most highly regarded and celebrated vocalists in the UK. The Sunday Times called her 'One of our finest singers, regardless of category'
Bach: Sonatas & Partitas for Solo Violin cover
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JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
Bach: Sonatas & Partitas for Solo Violin
James Ehnes (violin)
[ Onyx / 2 CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
"..overall these excellently-recorded performances are among the finest available." BBC Music Instrumental Choice Feb 2022
Johann Sebastian Bach & Beyond: A Well-Tempered Conversation cover
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Julien Libeer
Johann Sebastian Bach & Beyond: A Well-Tempered Conversation
[ Harmonia Mundi / 2 CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
To mark the 300th anniversary of the publication of Book I of The Well-Tempered Clavier, Julien Libeer had the idea of presenting it in an unusual light: here he initiates a dialogue in which Bach's major-key prelude-and-fugue pairs 'converse' with...
Claude Debussy: Pelléas et Mélisande cover
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CLAUDE DEBUSSY
Claude Debussy: Pelléas et Mélisande
Les Siècles, François-Xavier Roth
[ Harmonia Mundi / 2 CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
Why has Pelléas et Mélisande taken its place as one of opera's greatest masterpieces? Debussy deployed a unique style in this work, flexible and natural, never forcing the prosody of words and phrases. In this new historically informed...
Bach & Abel: Solo cover
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J. S. BACH / CARL FRIEDRICH ABEL
Bach & Abel: Solo
Lucile Boulanger (viola da gamba)
[ Alpha Classics / 2 CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
This is Lucile Boulanger's first solo recital. The French gambist, universally praised for her natural and moving playing - BBC Music Magazine even described her as 'the Jacqueline du Pré of the viola da gamba' - juxtaposes Bach with Carl F. Abel.
Late Piano Works, Opp. 116-119 cover
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JOHANNES BRAHMS
Late Piano Works, Opp. 116-119
Paul Lewis (piano)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
Paul Lewis explores the world of late Brahms. The old master, far from growing more sedate, deploys a palette of infinite colours and sensibilities in his last four collections for solo piano. By turns tender and dazzling, intimate and tempestuous,...
Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words Vol.1 cover
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FELIX MENDELSSOHN
Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words Vol.1
Peter Donohoe (piano)
[ Chandos / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
"Brilliantly and excitingly played: Peter Donohoe's Mendelssohn series gets off to a great start…impresses with its warm and rich sound." ***** Pizzicato.lu
Liszt: Harmonies poétiques et religieuses cover
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FRANZ LISZT
Liszt: Harmonies poétiques et religieuses
Saskia Giorgini (piano)
[ Pentatone / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
After two song albums together with Ian Bostridge, pianist Saskia Giorgini returns to PENTATONE with a solo recording of Franz Liszt's Harmonies poétiques et religieuses. Liszt is often seen as a showman, but much of his music reveals his...
B-A-C-H - Anatomy of A Motif cover
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BACH / LISZT / KARG-ELERT / BRAHMS / SCHUMANN
B-A-C-H - Anatomy of A Motif
Simon Johnson (organ)
[ Chandos / 2 Hybrid SACD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
The organist and, from 2008 until 2021, Assistant Director of Music at St Paul's Cathedral, Simon Johnson has used his knowledge and insight to construct this programme to demonstrate the extraordinary range and scope of the cathedral's organ.
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MAURICE RAVEL
Ravel: Orchestral Works (Incls Ma Mère L'oye, Boléro & La Valse)
Sinfonia of London, John Wilson
[ Chandos SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
The Sinfonia of London and John Wilson turn to the orchestral works of Ravel for this their sixth studio album.
Horn and Piano: A Cor Basse Recital cover
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BEETHOVEN / RIES / PUNTO / DANZI
Horn and Piano: A Cor Basse Recital
Teunis van der Zwart (horn), Alexander Melnikov (paino)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
Teunis van der Zwart and Alexander Melnikov have chosen to pay tribute to Giovanni Punto, now unknown to most music lovers, even though he truly established the cor basse(horn focused on the low register) by devoting no less than sixteen concertos to...
Tianxu An - Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov & Prokofiev cover
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TCHAIKOVSKY / RACHMANINOV / PROKOFIEV
Tianxu An - Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov & Prokofiev
Tianxu An (piano)
[ Alpha Classics / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
At just 22 years old, Chinese pianist Tianxu An is one of his country's most promising virtuosos. In 2019, he gained international attention by winning the fourth prize at the prestigious Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow.
New Year's Concert in Vienna 2022 cover
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ZIEHRER / HELLMESBERGER / STRAUSS FAMILY
New Year's Concert in Vienna 2022
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim
[ Sony / 2 CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
There are few concerts in the world that are awaited with as much excitement as the New Year's Concert from Vienna.
New Year's Concert in Vienna 2022 (LP) cover
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ZIEHRER / HELLMESBERGER / STRAUSS FAMILY
New Year's Concert in Vienna 2022 (LP)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim
[ Sony Classical / 3 LP - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
There are few concerts in the world that are awaited with as much excitement as the New Year's Concert from Vienna. Under the direction of Daniel Barenboim, the Vienna Philharmonic ushers in the New Year.
A La Manera Artesana cover
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2-6 weeks
TRADITIONAL
A La Manera Artesana
Vigüela
[ ARC Music / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
A la manera artesana presents the comprehensive range of regional styles within the traditional music of Viguela's homeland Castilla-La Mancha. Focusing on the stylistic approach of 'artisanal creativity', Viguela bring us rare repertoire from La...
Tchaikovsky/Stravinsky: Violin Concertos cover
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PYOTR Il'yich TCHAIKOVSKY / IGOR STRAVINSKY
Tchaikovsky/Stravinsky: Violin Concertos
Yossif Ivanov (violin), Brussels Philharmonic, Wolfgang Heiremans & Yossif Ivanov
[ Warner Classics / CD - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
"Pairing Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky's violin concertos on an album seems a somewhat strange choice, but to me it was an obvious one. Both Russian concertos are composed in D Major, probably inspired by the Beethoven concerto" - Yossif Ivanov
Joyce DiDonato - Eden cover
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IVES / MAHLER / COPLAND / CAVALLI / GLUCK / HANDEL / MYSLIVECEK / etc
Joyce DiDonato - Eden
Joyce DiDonato (mezzo) / Il Pomo d'Oro, Maxim Emelyanychev
[ Erato Classics / Warner Classics / CD - released 25/Jan/2022 ]
"This is a vivid musical exploration through the centuries to remember and to create a new EDEN from within." ~ Joyce DiDonato
Leclair: Violin Sonatas, Op. 5, Nos. 1-4 cover
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JEAN-MARIE LECLAIR
Leclair: Violin Sonatas, Op. 5, Nos. 1-4
Adrian Butterfield (violin) Sarah McMahon (cello) Silas Wollston (harpsichord)
[ Naxos / CD - released 24/Jan/2022 ]
The third of Jean-Marie Leclair's four books of violin sonatas displays the qualities of exquisite Italianate lyricism and French dance idioms that made the earlier works such a stylistic triumph. However, the composer's pervasive use of variation...
The Bird of Life - Late Romantic Flute Music cover
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EGON KORNAUTH / VALLY WEIGL / FRANZ MITTLER / FELIX PETYREK / TIBOR HARSÁNYI
The Bird of Life - Late Romantic Flute Music
Birgit Ramsl (flute) with Karl-Heinz Schütz (flute), Gottlieb Wallisch (piano)
[ Naxos / CD - released 24/Jan/2022 ]
During the last decade of the 19th century a generation of Central European composers emerged that was to exert a powerful influence on the current of contemporary music. Yet, for the most part, their works for flute remain little known and a number...
Čiurlionis: Harp Arrangements of Piano Works - Preludes / Nocturnes / I Sowed the Rue cover
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MIKALOJUS KONSTANTINAS CIURLIONIS
Čiurlionis: Harp Arrangements of Piano Works - Preludes / Nocturnes / I Sowed the Rue
Joana Daunytė (piano)
[ Naxos / CD - released 24/Jan/2022 ]
Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis was Lithuania's leading composer at the turn of the 20th century as well as an internationally admired artist. The piano scores from which these pieces are transcribed are Romantic in expression, influenced by the...
Sommer: Lied Edition, Vol. 2 cover
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HANS SOMMER
Sommer: Lied Edition, Vol. 2
Jochen Kupfer (bass-baritone) Marcelo Amaral (piano)
[ Naxos / CD - released 24/Jan/2022 ]
Hans Sommer's career initially involved science and mathematics, but his affinity for music was apparent from an early age. He became associated with Wagner and Liszt, achieving respect as a theatre composer and gaining widespread popularity with his...
Henze: Nachtstücke und Arien / Los caprichos / Englische Liebeslieder cover
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HANS WERNER HENZE
Henze: Nachtstücke und Arien / Los caprichos / Englische Liebeslieder
Juliane Banse, Narek Hakhnazaryan / ORF Vienna Radio Symphony, Marin Alsop
[ Naxos / CD - released 24/Jan/2022 ]
Hans Werner Henze was initially an avant-garde composer but Nachtstücke und Arien symbolised his departure from dodecaphonic writing, to the annoyance of his contemporaries Boulez, Nono and Stockhausen at Darmstadt.
Adam: La Jolie Fille de Gand (Complete Ballet) cover
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ADOLPHE ADAM
Adam: La Jolie Fille de Gand (Complete Ballet)
Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Mogrelia
[ Naxos / 2 CD - released 24/Jan/2022 ]
After increasing successes with ballets, melodramas and theatrical works, Adolphe Adam won widespread acclaim with Giselle.. A year later he wrote La Jolie Fille de Gand, which was received just as enthusiastically by audiences and critics alike.
Clementi: Piano Jewels - Capriccios / Toccata / La chasse cover
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MUZIO CLEMENTI
Clementi: Piano Jewels - Capriccios / Toccata / La chasse
Rodolfo Leone (piano)
[ Naxos / CD - released 24/Jan/2022 ]
Clementi's influence on pianists has proved enduring, whether through his compositions, books of instruction, or the introduction of new levels of virtuosity on the pianoforte. This album explores a selection of works that have never been recorded.
Coates: Springtime Suite / Four Ways Suite / Saxo-Rhapsody cover
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2-6 weeks
ERIC COATES
Coates: Springtime Suite / Four Ways Suite / Saxo-Rhapsody
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Penny, with Kenneth Edge (Saxophone)
[ Naxos / CD - released 24/Jan/2022 ]
Eric Coates was a master of refined and beautiful melodies, making him a household name during the golden years of British light music in the first half of the 20th century. The Four Ways Suite takes us to all four points of the compass, including...
Pluddemann: Balladen und Gesänge / Lieder und Gesänge (excerpts) [Ballads, Songs and Legends] cover
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PLÜDDEMANN
Pluddemann: Balladen und Gesänge / Lieder und Gesänge (excerpts) [Ballads, Songs and Legends]
Ulf Bästlein (baritone) Hedayet Djeddikar (piano)
[ Naxos / 2 CD - released 24/Jan/2022 ]
Martin Plüddemann (born September 29, 1854 in Kolberg , died October 8, 1897 in Berlin ) was a German ballad and song composer and music teacher.
Two Marimbas in Berlin - Piano Masterworks and Modern Classics arranged for Two Marimbas cover
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2-6 weeks
VARIOUS COMPOSERS
Two Marimbas in Berlin - Piano Masterworks and Modern Classics arranged for Two Marimbas
DoubleBeats
[ Naxos / CD - released 22/Jan/2022 ]
With Two Marimbas in Berlin, award-winning duo DoubleBeats presents world premiere recordings of four pinnacles of the keyboard repertoire and two modern classics in their own remarkable arrangements for marimbas and percussion. Soft, resonant tones...
Nine Trumpets One Piano - Trumpet Music From Around The World cover
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VARIOUS COMPOSERS
Nine Trumpets One Piano - Trumpet Music From Around The World
Fábio Brum [Cornets, Trumpet, Flugelhorn, horn], Santiago Báez (piano)
[ Naxos / CD - released 22/Jan/2022 ]
Nine Trumpets and One Piano is an album of works dedicated to leading trumpeter Fábio Brum and written for the classically conceived combination of trumpet or other high brass instruments and piano.
Sousa: Music for Wind Band, Vol. 22 cover
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JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
Sousa: Music for Wind Band, Vol. 22
Her Majesty's Royal Marines Band, Plymouth, Keith Brion
[ Naxos American Classics / CD - released 22/Jan/2022 ]
John Philip Sousa was renowned as "The March King", expressing the brash energy of an emerging United States of America in famous pieces such as The Stars and Stripes Forever!
Chilcott: Circlesong cover
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BOB CHILCOTT
Chilcott: Circlesong
Houston Chamber Choir, Treble Choir of Houston, Marianna Parnas-Simpson, Robert Simpson
[ Signum / CD - released 21/Jan/2022 ]
A work filled with ambition, 'Circlesong' is a musical portrayal of the human life cycle as captured in the indigenous poetry of North America.
Schubert: Die Schone Mullerin cover
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FRANZ SCHUBERT
Schubert: Die Schone Mullerin
Iestyn Davies (counter-tenor) Joseph Middleton (piano)
[ Signum / CD - released 21/Jan/2022 ]
Renowned performers Iestyn Davies and Joseph Middleton perform Schubert's tragic song- cycle Die schöne Müllerin (The Beautiful Maid of the Mill).
Gubaidulina: Dialog: Ich und Du / The Wrath of God / The Light of the End cover
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SOFIA GUBAIDULINA
Gubaidulina: Dialog: Ich und Du / The Wrath of God / The Light of the End
Vadim Repin (violin) / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Andris Nelsons
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 21/Jan/2022 ]
"Nelsons is the guiding spirit in what is surely, listened to in order, one of the most remarkable musical and spiritual journeys ever conceived." Gramophone Editor's Choice December 2021
Sonatas & Partitas for solo violin cover
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J. S. BACH
Sonatas & Partitas for solo violin
Alina Ibragimova (violin)
[ Hyperion / 2 CD - released 20/Jan/2022 ]
Gramophone Magazine: Editor's Choice - November 2009