Classical Upcoming Releases

Classical Upcoming Releases

The following classical CD titles are due for release / re-release in the near future.

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Contemporary Concertos by Pesson, Abrahamsen & Strasnoy cover
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HANS ABRAHAMSEN / GERARD PESSON / OSCAR STRASNOY
Contemporary Concertos by Pesson, Abrahamsen & Strasnoy
Alexandre Tharaud (piano)
[ Warner Classics / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
"The three works are very different from each other, but all showcase the fleet brilliance, tonal variety and clarity of Tharaud's playing." Guardian
Salve, Salve, Salve: Josquin's Spanish Legacy cover
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MORALES / GUERRERO / VICTORIA / TRADITIONAL / DESPRES
Salve, Salve, Salve: Josquin's Spanish Legacy
Contrapunctus, Owen Rees
[ Signum / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
Coupling powerful interpretations with path-breaking scholarship, Contrapunctus presents music by the best-known composers as well as unfamiliar masterpieces. T
Vaughan Williams: Symphonies Nos 3 'Pastoral' & 4 cover
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RALF VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
Vaughan Williams: Symphonies Nos 3 'Pastoral' & 4
David Butt Philip (tenor) / BBC Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins
[ Hyperion / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
"Brabbins's attention to dynamic detail is also striking, both in the first movement (note the really hushed level of the development before the recapitulation really erupts) and the troubling demeanour of the slow movement" (Gramophone)
Morgan cover
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RICHARD STRAUSS / SERGEI RACHMANINOV / HENRI DUPARC
Morgan
Elsa Dreisig (soprano), Jonathan Ware (piano)
[ Warner Classics / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
"Phenomenally good … Dreisig's voice [is] youthful yet assured, agile yet fluid, and powerful through its entire range … We can certainly expect much more to come from this singer," wrote BBC Music Magazine in its five-star review of Miroir(s), Elsa...
Dupont & Benoit: Piano Concertos cover
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AUGUSTE DUPONT / PETER BENOIT
Dupont & Benoit: Piano Concertos
Howard Shelley (piano), Sinfonieorchester St Gallen, Howard Shelley (conductor)
[ Hyperion Romantic Piano Concerto Vol 80 / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
The figures of Auguste Dupont and Peter Benoit may be little known outside their native Belgium, yet both enjoyed pianistic and pedagogical success in their lifetimes. Benoit's symphonic poem is a piano concerto in all but name, ending with a...
Handel: Agrippina (complete opera) cover
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GEORG FRIDERIC HANDEL
Handel: Agrippina (complete opera)
Joyce DiDonato, Elsa Benoit, Biagio Pizzuti, Franco Fagioli, Andrea Mastroni, Jakub Józef Orliński / l Pomo d'Oro, Maxim Emelyanychev
[ Warner Classics / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
"Joyce DiDonato is absolute mistress of the title role, singing with authority, grandeur and high style" Daily Telegraph
Liszt: The Complete Songs Volume 6 cover
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FRANZ LISZT
Liszt: The Complete Songs Volume 6
Julia Kleiter (soprano), Julius Drake (piano)
[ Hyperion / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
A programme of exquisite miniatures, alternative versions and a wonderful quasi-operatic scena: this is a tantalizing Lisztian recital to showcase the artistry of Julia Kleiter. ...
Finding Harmony cover
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VARIOUS COMPOSERS
Finding Harmony
The King's Singers
[ Signum / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
Singing together binds us together. From the Protestant Reformation in Europe during the 1500s to the US Civil Rights Movement, there have been countless moments in history when songs have united nations, cultures and causes.
Beethoven: Piano concertos nos. 2 & 5 "Emperor" cover
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LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: Piano concertos nos. 2 & 5 "Emperor"
Kristian Bezuidenhout, Pablo Heras-Casado & Freiburger Barockorchester
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
Beethoven's five piano concertos relate, in a sense, part of the composer's life: some twenty years during which a young musician from Bonn made several revised versions of the first concerto he wrote (a springboard to Viennese success that ended up...
Litolff: Piano Trios Nos 1 & 2 cover
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HENRY LITOLFF
Litolff: Piano Trios Nos 1 & 2
Leonore Piano Trio
[ Hyperion Brahms Song Edition / CD - due 31/Jan/2020 ]
If the name of Henry Charles Litolff is familiar today only through the scherzo of his Concerto symphonique No 4, the absurdity of that 'one-hit composer' tag is clearly demonstrated by this release. These are among the finest examples of the piano...