These are the best-selling Classical titles this week at Marbecks and www.marbecks.co.nz.
CLAUDE DEBUSSY / JEAN PHILIPPE RAMEAU
Debussy & Rameau
Vikingur Olafsson (piano)
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 27/Mar/2020 ]
Fresh from his hugely acclaimed and multi -award-winning album Johann Sebastian Bach, Icelandic pianist...
YO-YO MA / STUART DUNCAN / EDGAR MEYER / CHRIS THILE
Not Our First Goat Rodeo
Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Stuart Duncan (violin), Edgar Meyer (double bass), Chris Thile (mandolin)
[ Sony Classical / CD - released 19/Jun/2020 ]
Following the success of the Grammy award-winning album 'The Goat Rodeo Sessions', Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart...
Shostakovich: Violin Concertos Nos 1 & 2
Alina Ibragimova (violin), State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia 'Evgeny Svetlanov', Vladimir Jurowski (conductor)
[ Hyperion / CD - released 5/Jun/2020 ]
The prospect of hearing Alina Ibragimova in two of the most important concertos written for the violin...
[ Universal / CD - released 10/Jul/2020 ]
Comprised of 15 iconic tracks, 'Cinema Paradiso' is a collection of unforgettable songs from some of...
Martin Fröst - Vivaldi
Martin Fröst (clarinet), Concerto Köln
[ Sony Classical / CD - released 22/May/2020 ]
Martin Fröst is an internationally renowned clarinettist and conductor. 'Vivaldi' is a baroque adventure...
Verdi: Otello (complete opera)
Jonas Kaufmann, Federica Lombardi, Carlos Álvarez / Orchestra e Coro dell'Academia Nationale di Santa Cecilia, Antonio Pappano
[ Sony / 2 CD - released 12/Jun/2020 ]
Jonas Kaufmann is now the Otello of this generation. This recording project is the crowning glory of...
J. S. BACH
Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Chris Thile (mandolin), Edgar Meyer (double bass)
[ Nonesuch / CD - released 20/Jul/2017 ]
Nonesuch Records releases an album of Bach works recorded by cellist Yo-Yo Ma, mandolinist Chris Thile,...
Elgar: Cello Concerto / etc
Sheku Kanneh-Mason (cello), London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
[ Decca / CD - released 31/Jan/2020 ]
Award-winning British cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason returns with Elgar, a brand new album of works anchored...
BRAHMS / DVORAK / HAHN / STRAUSS / etc
Morgen: Songs For Cello & Piano
Andrew Joyce (cello), Rae de Lisle (piano)
[ Atoll Records / CD - released 28/Feb/2020 ]
"The purpose of transcriptions has never been to "improve" the original, nor has it been to stimulate...
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
MusicAeterna, Teodor Currentzis
[ Sony Classical / CD - released 12/Jun/2020 ]
In celebration of Beethoven's 250th anniversary, revered composer Teodor Currentzis releases his stunning...