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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Beethoven/Bartok/Dvorak: String Quartets cover
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LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN / BELA BARTOK / ANTONIN DVORAK
Beethoven/Bartok/Dvorak: String Quartets
Juilliard String Quartet
[ Sony Classical / CD - released 21/May/2021 ]
The Grammy Award-winning Juilliard String Quartet celebrates the 75th anniversary of its founding with a new recording from the heart of the quartet repertoire, featuring works by Beethoven, Bartók and Dvořák.
Roxana Panufnik: Heartfelt cover
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2-6 weeks
ROXANA PANUFNIK
Roxana Panufnik: Heartfelt
Roderick Williams (baritone), Robin Ashwell, Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Hannah Dawson, Andy Marshall, Any Harman, Charles Owen (piano), Mary Bevan (sopra
[ Signum / CD - released 21/May/2021 ]
Since Westminster Mass (2000) established Roxanna Panufnik's firm place among today'sleading British composers, she has often been celebrated for her choral music. Her instrumental and chamber works, however, are equally striking, filled with...
English Song Collection cover
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ALWYN / BRITTEN / BUTTERWORTH / FINZI / IRELAND / VAUGHAN WILLIAMS / etc
English Song Collection
Various Artists including Philip Langridge, Frank Lloyd, Felicity Lott, Christopher Maltman, Andrew Matthews-Owen, Ivan McCready, Thomas Allen, etc
[ Naxos / 25 CD Box Set - released 21/May/2021 ]
The acclaimed English Song Series celebrates the richness and diversity of British composers, performed by leading interpreters of the repertoire.
Skalkottas: 36 Greek Dances, Series 1 / The Sea (excerpts) / Suite No. 1 (Dance of the Waves) cover
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2-6 weeks
NIKOS SKALKOTTAS
Skalkottas: 36 Greek Dances, Series 1 / The Sea (excerpts) / Suite No. 1 (Dance of the Waves)
Anthens State Orchestra, Stefanos Tsialis
[ Naxos / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
Nikos Skalkottas was the foremost Greek composer of the 20th century, and his 36 Greek Dances is undoubtedly the most popular work of Greek art music today and a monument to the nation's rich cultural heritage.
Pool: Symphonies Nos. 1-7 cover
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2-6 weeks
MARCEL POOT
Pool: Symphonies Nos. 1-7
Antwerp Philharmonic, Belgian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, BRTN Philharmonic Orchestra, Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Franz André, Frédéric Devrees
[ Naxos / 2 CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
The Belgian composer, Marcel Poot, was one of the most striking musical figures of his time, with a spicy compositional style that exemplified his zest for life. His cycle of seven symphonies, the earliest of which show the influence of Ravel,...
Strauss, (R.): Ein Heldenleben / Burleske cover
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RICHARD STRAUSS
Strauss, (R.): Ein Heldenleben / Burleske
Bertrand Chamayou (piano) / Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Antonio Pappano
[ Warner Classics / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
'His Santa Cecilia Orchestra has become a force to be reckoned with under his directorship, and the playing throughout is wonderful in its focus and clarity.' Gramophone Editor's Choice June 2021
History of the Russian Piano Trio, Vol. 4 cover
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2-6 weeks
ANTON ARENSKY / SERGEY TANEYEV
History of the Russian Piano Trio, Vol. 4
The Brahms Trio
[ Naxos / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
Both Anton Arensky and Sergey Taneyev belong to the generation of Russian composers who came to prominence at the end of the 19th century, midway between Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov. With its expansive themes and wonderfully elegiac mood, Arensky's...
Dennis Brain - Homage cover
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MOZART / BEETHOVEN / WAGNER / C.P.E. BACH / HANDEL / DVORAK / etc
Dennis Brain - Homage
Dennis Brain (horn) with Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Sena Jurinac, Walter Gieseking, George Malcom, Gerald Moore, Malcolm Sargent, Herbert von Karajan, etc
[ Warner Classics / 11 CD Box Set - released 14/May/2021 ]
This 11CD collection presents all of Brain's Warner recordings as concerto soloist and chamber and ensemble player - including music composed with him in mind - and his most notable contributions to symphonic, choral and operatic works.
Liszt: Complete Piano Music, Vol. 58 - Music on National Themes cover
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2-6 weeks
FRANZ LISZT
Liszt: Complete Piano Music, Vol. 58 - Music on National Themes
Domonkos Csabay (piano)
[ Naxos / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
Franz Liszt was born in 1811 at Raiding in a Germanspeaking region of Hungary. His father, Adam Liszt, was a steward in the employment of Haydn's former patrons, the Esterházy princes, and an amateur cellist.
Mahler: Symphony No. 4 [arranged for chamber ensemble] cover
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GUSTAV MAHLER
Mahler: Symphony No. 4 [arranged for chamber ensemble]
Ensemble Q, with Greta Bradman (soprano)
[ Ensemble Q Live / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
Written in 1899 and 1900, the Fourth is the last of the so-called 'Wunderhorn' symphonies of Mahler. The final movement incorporates the song 'Das himmlische Leben' (The Heavenly Life) and is a child's version of heaven - here sung inimitably by...
Promises cover
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Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & The London Symphony Orchestra
Promises
[ Inertia / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
Not strictly classical, jazz or ambient electronica, this one-track, nine-movement album embodies the highest, most etiolated aspects of all three disciplines. British artist Sam "Floating Points" Shepherd is the anchor here, an electronic free...
Thalberg: Fantasies on Italian Operas / Les Soirées de Pausilippe, Op. 75 / Piano Concerto in F minor, Op. 5 / Other Piano Works [6 Discs] cover
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2-6 weeks
SIGISMOND THALBERG
Thalberg: Fantasies on Italian Operas / Les Soirées de Pausilippe, Op. 75 / Piano Concerto in F minor, Op. 5 / Other Piano Works [6 Discs]
Francesco Nicolosi (piano) / Razumovsky Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Mogrelia
[ Naxos / 6 CD Box Set - released 14/May/2021 ]
Some mystery surrounds the birth and parentage of the virtuoso pianist Sigismond Thalberg, popularly supposed to have been the illegitimate son of Count Moritz Dietrichstein and the Baroness von Wetzlar, born at Pâquis near Geneva in 1812.
Mendelssohn: The Complete Solo Piano Music, Vol. 5 cover
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2-6 weeks
MENDELSSOHN
Mendelssohn: The Complete Solo Piano Music, Vol. 5
Howard Shelley
[ Hyperion / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
Howard Shelley continues to overturn the conventional wisdom about Mendelssohn's unjustly neglected piano music, again demonstrating convincingly its claims on our attention.
Riccardo Chailly Stravinsky Edition cover
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2-6 weeks
IGOR STRAVINSKY
Riccardo Chailly Stravinsky Edition
The Cleveland Orchestra, Leipzig Gewandhausorchester, Lucerne Festival Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, London Sinfonietta, Riccardo Chailly
[ Decca / 11 CD Box Set - released 14/May/2021 ]
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the composer's death, Chailly is presenting his complete recordings of Igor Stravinsky in a high-quality collection together with renowned orchestras.
Arne: Artaxerxes cover
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2-6 weeks
THOMAS ARNE
Arne: Artaxerxes
The Mozartists, Ian Page (conductor)
[ Signum Classics / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
A composer inextricably linked with London's Covent Garden, Thomas Arne's greatest opera, Artaxerxes, was premièred at the Theatre Royal, the predecessor of the Royal Opera House, on 2 February 1762 and remained in the Covent Garden repertory until...
Vladigerov: Exotic preludes & Impressions cover
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2-6 weeks
PANCHO VLADIGEROV
Vladigerov: Exotic preludes & Impressions
Nadejda Vlaeva (piano)
[ Hyperion / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
The rich profusion of musical idioms employed by Pancho Vladigerov, filtered through the prism of his dazzlingly virtuoso piano writing, makes for some exciting listening. Nadejda Vlaeva responds thrillingly to the extreme pianistic challenges.
Brahms: Œuvres pour deux pianos (Intégrale musique de chambre), Vol. 9 cover
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2-6 weeks
BRAHMS
Brahms: Œuvres pour deux pianos (Intégrale musique de chambre), Vol. 9
Éric Le Sage, Théo Fouchenneret
[ B Records / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
We know that Brahms was a great enthusiast of the keyboard and yet he composed few works exclusively for piano. Accordingly, the Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn and Sonata for Two Pianos are all the more precious with their scores containing...
Music for Brass Septet, Vol. 7 cover
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2-6 weeks
GEORGE GERSHWIN / AARON COPLAND
Music for Brass Septet, Vol. 7
Septura
[ Naxos / CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
In this seventh volume of Music for Brass Septet, Septura survey two of America's greatest and most representative composers.
Lully: Cadmus & Hermione cover
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2-6 weeks
JEAN-BAPTISTE LULLY
Lully: Cadmus & Hermione
Vincent Dumestre; Le Poème Harmonique
[ Château de Versailles Spectacles / 2 CD - released 14/May/2021 ]
Symphony 2 / In Bohemia / Overture on 3 Russian Songs / Suite on Chopin Themes cover
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2-6 weeks
BALAKIREV
Symphony 2 / In Bohemia / Overture on 3 Russian Songs / Suite on Chopin Themes
USSR Symphony Orchestra / Evgeni Svetlanov (cond)
[ Alto / CD - released 8/May/2021 ]
"Symphony 2 is an attractive piece- I am inclined to think the Svetlanov account is finer (than) Rozhdestvensky … Svetlanov plays with great élan, driving the Cossack scherzo on, and drawing almost risky sweetness from the orchestra in the Andante....