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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Anima Sacra: Sacred Baroque Arias cover
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FAGO / HEINICHEN / TERRADELLAS / SARRO / FEO / HASSE / etc
Anima Sacra: Sacred Baroque Arias
Jakub Józef Orliński (countertenor) / Il pomo d'oro, Maxim Emelyanchev
[ Erato Classics / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
The debut album from countertenor Jakub Józef Orliński - born in Warsaw, trained at New York's Juilliard School, and 2016 winner of the Metropolitan Opera's prestigious National Council Auditions - Anima sacra features what are believed to be world...
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
Birgit Nilsson: The Great Live Recordings [1953-1976] cover
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BARTOK / R. STRAUSS / PUCCINI / BEETHOVEN / WAGNER
Birgit Nilsson: The Great Live Recordings [1953-1976]
Birgit Nilsson, with, Regina Resnik, Leonie Rysanek, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Jon Vickers, Helen Donath, Walter Berry, etc
[ Sony Classics / 31 CD Box Set - due 20/Oct/2018 ]
"Many of these live recordings have been remastered, mostly very adequately, from radio broadcasts, and include samples at least of all her major roles...The casts for some of these performances are the stuff of legend now." The Guardian
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...
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...
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...
Cantique De Noël: French Music For Christmas, From Berlioz To Debussy cover
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VARIOUS COMPOSERS
Cantique De Noël: French Music For Christmas, From Berlioz To Debussy
Choir Of Gonville & Caius College Cambridge, Geoffrey Webber (Director), Michael How & Luke Fitzgerald (Organ)
[ Delphian / CD - due 19/Oct/2018 ]
Geoffrey Webber and his choir have developed a reputation for exploring the unusual, and this album is no exception. A number of traditional French melodies have been adapted over the years to become familiar Christmas fare in English-speaking lands;...
Debussy: Les Trois Sonates, The Late Debussy cover
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CLAUDE DEBUSSY
Debussy: Les Trois Sonates, The Late Debussy
Isabelle Faust (violin), Alexander Melnikov (piano)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
A century after his death on 25 March 1918, many harmonia mundi artists are eager to pay tribute to Claude Debussy, the magician of melody and timbre, the great 'colourist' and father of modern music. In the three chamber sonatas, here combined with...
Debussy: Suite bergamasque , works for solo piano cover
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CLAUDE DEBUSSY
Debussy: Suite bergamasque , works for solo piano
Nikolai Lugansky (piano)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
A century after his death on 25 March 1918, many harmonia mundi artists are eager to pay tribute to Claude Debussy, the magician of melody and timbre, the great 'colourist' and father of modern music. After Rachmaninoff's Preludes, Nikolai Lugansky...
Debussy: Études / Messiaen-Muraro: Fauvettes de l'Hérault, concert des garrigues cover
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DEBUSSY / MESSIAEN
Debussy: Études / Messiaen-Muraro: Fauvettes de l'Hérault, concert des garrigues
Roger Muraro (piano)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - due 30/Nov/2018 ]
Marking one hundred years since the death of Claude Debussy, the harmonia mundi family of artists wished to pay homage to the acknowledged 'father of modern music.' For this final volume in our series of tributes to the composer, Roger Muraro...
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...
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...
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,...
Haydn: Concerti Per Esterhazy cover
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JOSEPH HAYDN
Haydn: Concerti Per Esterhazy
Gli Incogniti, Amandine Beyer
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - due 26/Oct/2018 ]
During his first years in the service of the Esterházy princes, Joseph Haydn had every opportunity to show what he was capable of accomplishing as both instrumental soloist (on violin or keyboard!) and composer; in fact, all his concertos, most of...
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.'
Holloway: The Lover's Well cover
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ROBIN HOLLOWAY
Holloway: The Lover's Well
Clare Lloyd-Griffiths (soprano), Kate Symonds-Joy (mezzo-soprano), James Robinson (tenor)
[ Delphian / CD - due 16/Nov/2018 ]
Released on the day of his 75th birthday, six stellar performers associated with Gonville & Caius College Cambridge join together to showcase British composer Robin Holloway, in a celebration of the lyrical and dramatic qualities of his abundant...
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."...
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...
Les Défis de Monsieur Forqueray- Corelli, Mascitti, Leclair cover
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CORELLI / MASCITTI / LECLAIR
Les Défis de Monsieur Forqueray- Corelli, Mascitti, Leclair
Lucile Boulanger (viola da gamba),Pierre Gallon (harpsichord), Romain Falik (theorbo), Claire Gautrot (bass viol)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - due 16/Nov/2018 ]
In her debut recording for harmonia mundi, Lucile Boulanger explores the facets of Antoine Forqueray's career as a virtuoso instrumentalist: adept in a wide range of Italian repertoire and skilled at transcribing works originally intended for the...
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.