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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The Scene of the Crime cover
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JOLIVET / DUDDELL / BROSTROM / BORTZ / DEAN
The Scene of the Crime
Colin Currie / Håkan Hardenberger
[ Colin Currie Records / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
The Scene of The Crime is a collection of the works performed by Colin Currie and Håkan Hardenberger in their duo recitals. "The duo with Hakan Hardenberger is my musical safe space for maximum risk-taking. From my earliest point of connection...
Liszt: The Complete Songs Volume 5 cover
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FRANZ LISZT
Liszt: The Complete Songs Volume 5
Allan Clayton (tenor) Julius Drake (piano)
[ Hyperion / CD - due 2/Nov/2018 ]
Allan Clayton demonstrates his exceptional versatility with a Liszt programme of eighteen songs, all of which-in contrasting ways-make prodigious technical and musical demands of the performers.
Bésame Mucho cover
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RAMIREZ / CAMPOS / ISELLA / FARO / GIECO / GARDEL / etc
Bésame Mucho
Juan Diego Florez (tenor) / Ensemble
[ Sony Classical / CD - due 20/Oct/2018 ]
Opera star Juan Diego Flórez's new album goes back to his musical roots in Peru. The album is recorded with a top class ensemble of musicians. Catchy rhythms and melodies with music from Peru, Brazil, Spain, Colombia and other Latin countries. An x18...
Haydn: String Quartets Op 64 cover
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JOSEF HAYDN
Haydn: String Quartets Op 64
The London Haydn Quartet
[ Hyperion / 2 CD - due 2/Nov/2018 ]
The London Haydn Quartet's recordings of their namesake continue to win universal plaudits, consistently delivering-in the words of The Guardian-'too many pleasures to enumerate. Try for yourself.'
De Fevin: Missa Ave Maria / Missa Salve sancta parens cover
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ANTOINE de FEVIN
De Fevin: Missa Ave Maria / Missa Salve sancta parens
The Brabant Ensemble, Stephen Rice
[ Hyperion / CD - due 2/Nov/2018 ]
Stephen Rice and his Brabant Ensemble introduce us to another lesser-known contemporary and compatriot of Josquin. This is a release which will have everyone talking about Févin.
The Passinge mesures: Music of the English virginalists cover
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BYRD / BULL / TOMKINS / GIBBONS / FARNABY / etc
The Passinge mesures: Music of the English virginalists
Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord)
[ Hyperion / CD - due 2/Nov/2018 ]
This sensational recital-featuring some of the greatest keyboard music to emerge from these islands-is the perfect vehicle for Mahan Esfahani's abundant talents. His accompanying booklet notes are an added bonus, guaranteed to inform, illuminate...
Bach: Violin Concertos cover
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J. S. BACH
Bach: Violin Concertos
Shunske Sato / Il Pomo d'Oro, Zefira Valova
[ Erato / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
"The smaller-sized ripieno is always in step with light and dance. Where tempi are suitable throughout and the faster movements are dynamic and punchy, the passages of flourish in the slower movements are also tastefully rendered. " Nicholas Butler/M
Josquin des Prés: Missa Gaudeamus - Missa L'ami Baudichon cover
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JOSQUIN DES PRES
Josquin des Prés: Missa Gaudeamus - Missa L'ami Baudichon
The Tallis Scholars, directed by Peter Phillips
[ Gimell / CD - due 2/Nov/2018 ]
"Josquin's restless, searching intellect is on display in every one of his Mass settings, yet few offer as great a contrast as Missa Gaudeamus and Missa L'ami Baudichon. Can the same man write so diversely? I say genius on this scale knows no rules."...
Beethoven: Violin Sonatas Vol. 3 cover
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BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: Violin Sonatas Vol. 3
Chloë Hanslip (violin) & Danny Driver (piano)
[ Rubicon / CD - due 23/Nov/2018 ]
'If their fiery C minor sonata doesn't quite match the prodigious tension of the pre-war Busch/Serkin recording, it is still remarkable' says The Sunday Times review of Beethoven Violin Sonatas Volume 2 from Chloe Hanslip & Danny Driver. Driver's...
Praise My Soul cover
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The Choir of Jesus College Cambridge
Praise My Soul
[ Signum / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
Hymns are a living link with the past, yet they still find freshness and relevance in the twenty- first century. Saint Thomas Aquinas comments that 'hymns are the praise of God with song; a song is the exultation of the mind dwelling on eternal...
Bruch Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor op26, Stenhammar Violin Sonata in A major op19 cover
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BRUCH / STENHAMMAR
Bruch Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor op26, Stenhammar Violin Sonata in A major op19
Christian Svarfvar (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra Joana Carneiro conductor, Henrik Måwe piano*
[ Rubicon / CD - due 16/Nov/2018 ]
'Perfect sound world - warm, intimate, tonally ravishing. Breathtaking performances' The Strad. Christian Svarfvar has emerged as one of Scandinavia's most sought after concert violinists. His debut album of the three Grieg Violin Sonatas was...
The Dreams and Fables I Fashion cover
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BIBER / SCIARRINO / BERIO / J. S. BACH
The Dreams and Fables I Fashion
Elicia Silverstein (violin)
[ Rubicon / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
A rising star on the European early music scene, violinist Elicia Silverstein is rapidly garnering praise for her nuanced, bold and insightful performances of repertoire ranging from the 17th to the 21st century. A performer on both historical and...
Schumann: Humoreske, Davidsbündlertänze cover
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SCHUMANN
Schumann: Humoreske, Davidsbündlertänze
Gabriele Carcano (piano)
[ Rubicon / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
Italian pianist Gabriele Carcarno was the recipient of a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship Award in 2010 and has been described as 'a sculptor of sound' and an 'aesthete' by the Süddeutsche Zeitung after his Munich debut in the famous Herkulesaal....
Dowland: First Booke Of Songes Or Ayres cover
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JOHN DOWLAND
Dowland: First Booke Of Songes Or Ayres
Grace Davidson (soprano), David Miller (lute)
[ Signum / CD - due 2/Nov/2018 ]
Following her debut release of Baroque works by Vivaldi and Handel earlier this year, Grace Davidson returns to disc on Signum with an intimate disc of Dowland's first book of lute songs, accompanied by David Miller. Blending melancholy with wit in...
Mozart & Weber Quintets cover
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MOZART / WEBER
Mozart & Weber Quintets
Julian Bliss (clarinet) / Carducci String Quartet
[ Signum / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
Julian Bliss joins the Carducci String Quartet in performances of two seminal works - Weber's Clarinet Quintet in B flat Major, Op. 34 and Mozart's Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K.581. This is the second collaboration on disc between Bliss and the...
Legacy cover
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BYRD / SCHOENBERG
Legacy
Karim Said (piano)
[ Rubicon / CD - due 23/Nov/2018 ]
'The way in which composers influence each other, whether across generations or more directly through the master - pupil relationships that they often cultivate fascinates me. The comparison of William Byrd's 'pervasive' influence on the...
Handel: Chandos Te Deum HWV 281, Chandos Anthem No.8 HWV 253 cover
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HANDEL
Handel: Chandos Te Deum HWV 281, Chandos Anthem No.8 HWV 253
London Handel Orchestra & Soloists, Adrian Butterfield
[ Onyx / CD - due 23/Nov/2018 ]
Before coming into contact with James Brydges, Earl of Carnarvon, Handel was is dire straits in London. His pension of £200 a year for teaching the Royal princesses had stopped, so had the public taste for opera. London had plunged into a hedonistic,...
British Serenade 2 cover
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SPRATLEY / KELLY / LEWIS / PATERSON / WRIGHT / HOPE
British Serenade 2
Manchester Sinfonia, Philip Spratley (conductor)
[ Heritage / CD - due 19/Oct/2018 ]
Philip Lane, 'The doyen of British Light Music' (James Jolly, Gramophone), has collaborated with Heritage for this release - British Serenade 2, the sequel disc to British Serenade, features orchestral music composed by leading figures in the Light...
Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances & Symphony No. 3 in A Minor cover
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RACHMANINOV
Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances & Symphony No. 3 in A Minor
Philharmonia Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor)
[ Signum / CD - due 14/Nov/2018 ]
Marking their latest collaboration with their conductor laureate Vladimir Ashkenazy, the Philharmonia return to disc with a stellar live-performance of two late works by Rachmaninov - the Symphonic Dances and Symphony No. 3 in A Minor. This release...
Nature's Solace cover
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SCHUMANN / KILPINEN / BRAHMS
Nature's Solace
Stephan Loges (bass-baritone), Iain Burnside (piano)
[ Signum / CD - due 23/Nov/2018 ]
Bass-baritone Stephan Loges is accompanied by Iain Burnside in a collection that explores concepts of lost youth, the transience of life and the comforting presence of nature. The programme features performances of Schumann's 12 Gedichte Op. 35 and...