These are the best-selling Classical titles this week at Marbecks and www.marbecks.co.nz.
MOZART / GALUPPI / HAYDN / CIMAROSA / C.P.E. BACH
Mozart & Contemporaries
Vikingur Olafsson (piano)
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 3/Sep/2021 ]
For his latest album, Ólafsson presents some of his favourite Mozart keyboard works in the company of...
GERSHWIN / BARBER / BEACH / COLERIGDE-TAYLOR / COPLAND
Isata Kanneh-Mason (piano)
[ Decca / CD - released 6/Sep/2021 ]
"'Summertime' indeed, from a profound and greatly gifted artist who radiates warmth, joy and much-needed...
SCHUMANN / SCHUBERT / STRAUSS / GRIEG / etc
Angela Hewitt (piano)
[ Hyperion / CD - released 2/Jul/2021 ]
Angela Hewitt's new album is clearly destined to become a favourite. Some of the best-known musical...
MAURICE RAVEL / MANUEL DE FALLA / ERIK SATIE / FRANCIS POULENC
Sean Shibe (guitar)
[ Pentatone / CD - released 20/Aug/2021 ]
Camino is guitarist Sean Shibe's first Pentatone album, an introspective programme exploring French-Spanish...
Max Richter - Exiles
Baltic Sea Philharmonic, Max Richter
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 13/Aug/2021 ]
Prolific and pioneering composer Max Richter releases his 33-minute work Exiles on Deutsche Grammophon....
Chopin: Études Op. 25 / 4 Scherzi
Beatrice Rana (piano)
[ Warner Classics / CD - released 24/Sep/2021 ]
Beatrice Rana has shaken the international classical music world already and aroused admiration and...
Liszt: Freudvoll Und Leidvoll
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor), Helmut Deutsch (piano)
[ Sony Classical / CD - released 17/Sep/2021 ]
After their album Selige Stunde, Jonas Kaufmann and Helmut Deutsch used the lockdown necessitated by...
Glass: Piano Works
Víkingur Ólafsson (piano) / Siggi String Quartet
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 1/May/2017 ]
This is a tribute to the master of minimal music, legendary Philip Glass, who turned 80 on 31.01.2017....
FALLA / SUK / SCHUMANN / VIEUXTEMPS / TCHAIKOVSKY etc
Janine Jansen (violin), Antonio Pappano (piano)
[ Decca / CD - released 10/Sep/2021 ]
For the first time in history, twelve of the most wonderful violins ever made by the finest violin maker...
OLAFUR ARNALDS / NAINITA DESAI / HILDUR GUONADOTTIR
[ Decca Classics / CD - released 3/Sep/2021 ]
This new collection of meditative and otherworldly choral recordings transcends genres and features...