Andras Schiff (piano)
[ ECM New Series / 2 CD - released 20/Nov/2011 ]
Schubert: Sonatas & Impromptus
András Schiff (piano)
[ ECM New Series / 2 CD - released 12/Apr/2019 ]
"Schiff is a true master of the instrument and knows how to connect its resources to his individual, yet never mannered, Schubertian vision" Gramophone Editor's Choice June 2019
SCHNITTKE / SHCHEDRIN / RIHM
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 19/Jul/2019 ]
In this imaginatively shaped and sensitively played album - her third for ECM - Russian pianist Anna Gourari explores musical connections and influences extending across the arts. Three suites of contemporary music are heard here. Alfred Schnittke's...
THOMAS ADES / ER NORGARD / HANS ABRAHAMSEN
Ades: Arcadiana / Norgard: Quartetto Breve / Abrahamsen: 10 Preludes
The Danish String Quartet
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 15/Apr/2016 ]
"The Danish are remarkable, as ever - capable of intense blend, extreme dynamic variation (in which they seem glued together), perfect intonation even on harmonics, and constant vitality and flow" Gramophone Award Nomination 2017 - Chamber
SCHUMANN / RAVEL / BARTOK
De la nuit - Schumann, Ravel, Bartók
Dénes Várjon (piano)
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 31/Aug/2018 ]
"This is an unremittingly bewitching programme and perfectly engineered." Recording of the Month BBC Music November 2018
HILDEGARD VON BINGEN
Ensemble Belcanto, Dietburg Spohr
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 5/Aug/2013 ]
This is the second New Series album to feature the Stuttgart-based Ensemble Belcanto
GEORGE I. GURDJIEFF
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 31/Dec/2008 ]
The exact date on which George Ivanovich Gurdjieff was born into this world is unknown. This is fitting, for to one who spent his life trying to unravel it, such mundane details would have been unnecessary in the grander scheme of things. Born in...
Jan Garbarek (soprano and tenor saxophones) / The Hilliard Ensemble
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 1/Jan/1994 ]
A hauntingly beautiful combination of medieval unaccompanied choral music and jazz saxophone.
Jan Garbarek / The Hilliard Ensemble
Remember me, my dear
[ ECM New Series / CD - released 18/Oct/2019 ]
25 years on from the release of Officium, the groundbreaking alliance of Jan Garbarek and The Hilliard Ensemble, comes Remember me, my dear, recorded during the final tour the group made in October 2014. The program is emblematic of the range of...
J. S. BACH
Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I
Keith Jarrett (piano)
[ ECM New Series / 2 CD - released 14/Jun/2019 ]
"These are performances in which tempos, phrasing, articulation and the execution of ornaments are convincing," wrote Gramophone of Jarrett's first recorded account of The Well-Tempered Clavier. "Both instrument and performer serve as unobtrusive...