These are the best-selling Classical titles this week at Marbecks and www.marbecks.co.nz.
Selige Stunde: Romantic Songs
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor), Helmut Deutsch (piano)
[ Sony Classical / CD - released 4/Sep/2020 ]
After the success of his stunning album 'Otello', revered tenor Jonas Kaufmann returns with the sensational...
Bach: Goldberg Variations
Lang Lang (piano)
[ Deutsche Grammophon / 2 CD - released 4/Sep/2020 ]
Bach's monumental Goldberg Variations stand alone in the piano literature as a work of unique artistry...
Voices Of Women
Stephanie Acraman, Mere Boynton, Catrin Johnsson, Jayne Tankersley, Felicity Tomkins
[ Atoll / CD - released 17/Jul/2020 ]
In creating Voices of Women, composer Janet Jennings has set to music words spoken and written by a...
[ Decca / 2 CD - released 7/Aug/2020 ]
VOICES is 56 minutes of music for orchestra, choir, electronics, solo soprano, solo violoin and solo...
J. S. BACH
Glenn Gould: A State of Wonder - The Complete Goldberg Variations 1955 & 1981
Glenn Gould (Piano)
[ Sony Classical / 2 CD - released 7/Aug/2020 ]
Here they are, alpha and omega, first and last - the 1955 performance of Bach's Goldberg Variations...
The Original Three Tenors Concert in Rome (CD plus DVD): 30th Anniversary Edition
Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras / Zubin Mehta
[ Decca Music Group / 2 CD/DVD - released 21/Jul/2020 ]
30 years ago, on the starry evening of 7 July 1990, on the eve of the Italia '90 FIFA World Cup, an...
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: Triple Concerto / Symphony No 7
Daniel Barenboim (piano/conductor), Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin), Yo-Yo Ma (cello) / West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
[ Deutsche Grammophon / CD - released 15/May/2020 ]
This new recording celebrates a triple anniversary - the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth, the...
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....
Mahler: Symphony No. 7
Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä
[ BIS SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 3/Jul/2020 ]
Gramophone Editor's Choice September 2020. In an effort to arrange the first performance of his Seventh...
BRITTEN / MERTZ / BACH / PONCE / SCHWIZGEBEL
Guitar Recital: Johan Smith
Johan Smith (guitar)
[ Naxos Laureate Series: Guitar / CD - released 12/Jun/2020 ]
Johan Smith, 2019 winner of the prestigious Guitar Foundation of America Competition, presents his dream...