Classical Upcoming Releases

Classical Upcoming Releases

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

Displaying items 1 to 20 of 93

Per Page: 10 20 40
Sort
Per Page
When Love Speaks: Choral Music by Owain Park cover
add to cart $35.00 Pre-order
OWAIN PARK
When Love Speaks: Choral Music by Owain Park
The Epiphoni Consort, Tim Reader
[ Delphian / CD - due 26/Jun/2020 ]
The Epiphoni Consort follow up on their acclaimed debut, of music by David Bednall, with a portrait album of another young choral composer on the ascendant.
B. A. Zimmermann - Complete Works for Piano cover
add to cart $35.00 Pre-order
BERND ALOIS ZIMMERMANN
B. A. Zimmermann - Complete Works for Piano
Eduardo Fernández (piano)
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - due 20/Jun/2020 ]
It was in the 1960s, with the opera Die Soldatenand his Requiem füreinenjungen Dichter, that Bernd Alois Zimmermann became known as one of the leading composers of the German post-war generation.
Tawadros: Concerto for Oud cover
add to cart $33.00 Pre-order
JOSEPH TAWADROS
Tawadros: Concerto for Oud
Joseph Tawadros (oud) / Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Benjamin Northey
[ ABC Classics / CD - due 12/Jun/2020 ]
Oud virtuoso and composer Joseph Tawadros performs with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and conductor Benjamin Northey. Recorded live in concert, this album includes the world premiere of Tawadros' Concerto for Oud and Orchestra.
Bach: Harpsichord Concertos, Vol. 1 cover
add to cart $35.00 Pre-order
J. S. BACH
Bach: Harpsichord Concertos, Vol. 1
Masato Suzuki (harpsichord & direction) / Bach Collegium Japan
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - due 5/Jun/2020 ]
Many of Bach's harpsichord concertos are almost certainly transcriptions of earlier works written for other instruments.
Mahler: Symphony No. 7 cover
add to cart $35.00 Pre-order
GUSTAV MAHLER
Mahler: Symphony No. 7
Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - due 5/Jun/2020 ]
Mahler's 7th is brought to life by the players of the Minnesota Orchestra under Osmo Vänskä, as they continue a cycle praised for the performances as the recorded sound.
Penderecki - St Luke Passion cover
add to cart $35.00 Pre-order
KRZYSZTOF PENDERECKI
Penderecki - St Luke Passion
Sarah Wegener (soprano) Lucas Meachem (baritone) Matthew Rose (bass) / Orchestre symphonique de Montréai, Kent Nagano
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - due 5/Jun/2020 ]
Live recording from the Salzburg Festival, 20th July 2018. Recorded in the presence of the composer.
Shostakovich: Violin Concertos Nos 1 & 2 cover
add to cart $30.00 Pre-order
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH
Shostakovich: Violin Concertos Nos 1 & 2
Alina Ibragimova (violin), State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia 'Evgeny Svetlanov', Vladimir Jurowski (conductor)
[ Hyperion / CD - due 1/Jun/2020 ]
The prospect of hearing Alina Ibragimova in two of the most important concertos written for the violin is in itself irresistibly enticing, but Shostakovich aficionados will also welcome an opportunity to hear the rarely performed original opening to...
MacMillan: Symphony No 4 / Viola Concerto cover
add to cart $30.00 Pre-order
JAMES MacMILLAN
MacMillan: Symphony No 4 / Viola Concerto
Lawrence Power (viola), BBC Philharmonic, Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
[ Hyperion / CD - due 1/Jun/2020 ]
MacMillan's viola concerto was written for Lawrence Power, who brings a unique authority to this, its first recording. The fourth symphony-a major addition to the repertoire-is a generous and appropriate coupling, both works incorporating and...
Elgar & Beach: Piano Quintets cover
add to cart $30.00 Pre-order
EDWARD ELGAR / AMY BEACH
Elgar & Beach: Piano Quintets
Takács Quartet, Garrick Ohlsson (piano)
[ Hyperion / CD - due 1/Jun/2020 ]
Amy Beach's piano quintet proved a deservedly popular success in its early years. It makes a compelling-and surprising-match for Elgar's own piano quintet: a late work contemporary with the cello concerto, and which inhabits the same emotional landsc
Parry: Songs of farewell & works by Stanford, Gray & Wood cover
add to cart $30.00 Pre-order
PARRY / STANFORD / GRAY / WOOD
Parry: Songs of farewell & works by Stanford, Gray & Wood
Westminster Abbey Choir, James O'Donnell (conductor)
[ Hyperion / CD - due 1/Jun/2020 ]
Stanford's eight-part Latin Magnificat was posthumously dedicated to Parry, whose own Songs of farewell are unmistakably valedictory in mood. Personal as well as musical associations run deep in this poignantly expressive programme from Westminster...
Lisa Batiashvili: City Lights cover
add to cart $33.00 Pre-order
CHAPLIN / BACH / LEGRAND / MORRICONE / PIAZZOLLA / etc
Lisa Batiashvili: City Lights
Lisa Batiashvili (violin), Georgia Philharmonic, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Nikoloz Rachveli
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - due 29/May/2020 ]
In her new project, City Lights, Lisa Batiashvili gathers all the places and memories that have been important in her life and career together with some of the world's most beautiful music.
Sleeper's prayer: Choral Music from North America cover
add to cart $35.00 Pre-order
NICO MUHLY / DAVID LANG / LIBBY LARSEN / PHILIP GLASS / etc
Sleeper's prayer: Choral Music from North America
Choir of Merton College, Choral, Oxford, Benjamin Nicholas
[ Delphian / CD - due 22/May/2020 ]
In barely a decade of existence, Merton College's new choral foundation has ambitiously redefined the choral landscape of the great university city of Oxford through its twin commitment to excellence & innovation.
Prokofiev, (G.): Concerto for turntables No 1 / Cello Concerto cover
add to cart $32.00 Pre-order
GABRIEL PROKOFIEV
Prokofiev, (G.): Concerto for turntables No 1 / Cello Concerto
Mr Switch (turntables) Boris Andrianov (cello) / Ural Philharmonic, Alexey Bogorad (cond)
[ Signum / CD - due 22/May/2020 ]
Concerto for turntables No 1 Sometimes composers write a piece that takes on a life of its own, and that's what has happened to this concerto. Much credit is due to the phenomenal skills of Mr Switch who has become the unofficial lead soloist.
Sean Shibe: Bach cover
add to cart $35.00 Pre-order
J. S. BACH
Sean Shibe: Bach
Sean Shibe (guitar)
[ Delphian / CD - due 22/May/2020 ]
Three years as a Delphian artist have seen Sean Shibe record music from seventeenth century Scottish lute manuscripts to twenty-first-century works for electric guitar, picking up multiple editor's choices and award nominations for each release.
Monteverdi: Vespro Della Beata Vergine, SV 206 [special edition with DVD] cover
add to cart $47.00 Pre-order
CLAUDIO MONTEVERDI
Monteverdi: Vespro Della Beata Vergine, SV 206 [special edition with DVD]
Ann Monoyios, Marinella Pennicchi, Michael Chance, Mark Tucker, Bryn Terfel, Alastair Miles / English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner
[ Deutsche Grammophon / Archiv CDs plus DVD / 3 CD/DVD - due 15/May/2020 ]
"An atmospheric and distinctive performance beautifully accommodated to its deluxe setting … a gloriously public Vespers, and thoroughly Venetian for that." Gramophone
Sturm und Drang, Vol. 1 cover
add to cart $35.00 Pre-order
GLUCK / JOMMELLI / HAYDN / BECK / TRAETTA
Sturm und Drang, Vol. 1
The Mozartists, Ian Page (conductor)
[ Signum / CD - due 15/May/2020 ]
This recording is the first in a projected seven-volume series exploring the so-called 'Sturm und Drang' movement which swept through music, and other art forms, between the early 1760s and the early 1780s.
Vincerò! cover
add to cart $35.00 Pre-order
PUCCINI / MASCAGNI / CILEA / LEONCAVALLO / GIORDANO
Vincerò!
Piotr Beczala, Evgeniya Khomutova, Marco Boemi , Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana , Cor de la Generalitat Valenciana
[ Pentatone / CD - due 15/May/2020 ]
Global star tenor Piotr Beczala presents Vincerò!, the first fruit of his exclusive collaboration with Pentatone. Vincerò! is a collection of heart-wrenching opera arias by Puccini, Mascagni, Leoncavallo, Giordano and Cilea. For Beczala, this...
Beethoven: The Symphonies cover
add to cart $45.00 Pre-order
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: The Symphonies
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, William Steinberg
[ Deutsche Grammophon / 5 CD Box Set - due 15/May/2020 ]
In 1952, William Steinberg and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra embarked on a Beethoven symphony cycle which utilized the new and sonically advantageous process of recording on 35mm film, which was supervised by engineer Bob Fine.
Caroline Shaw: Orange (LP) cover
add to cart $60.00 Pre-order
CAROLINE SHAW
Caroline Shaw: Orange (LP)
Attacca Quartet
[ Nonesuch / 2 LP - due 8/May/2020 ]
Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw's Orange, performed by Attacca Quartet, is out now on New Amsterdam and Nonesuch Records. Orange, which features six of Shaw's pieces for string quartet, is the first full-length album to exclusively...
Grigory Sokolov: Beethoven, Brahms, Mozart cover
add to cart $60.00 Pre-order
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN / JOHANNES BRAHMS / W. A. MOZART
Grigory Sokolov: Beethoven, Brahms, Mozart
Grigory Sokolov (piano)
[ Deutsche Grammophon CDs plus DVD / 3 CD/DVD - due 8/May/2020 ]
"His pianism is stupendous … but Sokolov's real magic occurs in the moment, in his fine art of making music live, transcending epochs, levitating…" (Tagesspiegel).