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Charpentier: Médée cover
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MARC-ANTOINE CHARPENTIER
Charpentier: Médée
Les Arts Florissants, William Christie
[ Harmonia Mundi / 3 CD/Book - due 27/Sep/2019 ]
Following the success of his biblical opera David et Jonathas, written for a Jesuit college, Louis-le-Grand, Charpentier produced Médée for the Royal Academy of Music, his one and only sublime example of the "tragédie lyrique" to reach the...
Lully: Atys (Complete opera recorded in 1987) cover
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JEAN-BAPTISTE LULLY
Lully: Atys (Complete opera recorded in 1987)
Guy de Mey, Guillemette Laurens, Agnes Mellon / Les Arts Florissants, William Christie
[ Harmonia Mundi / 3 CD/Book - due 27/Sep/2019 ]
"The stateliest of Lully's operas, Atys is given an exceptionally handsome performance here. When it first appeared in 1987 this was a landmark recording. It remains a performance to treasure." BBC Music Magazine, December 2009
Rameau: Les Indes Galantes cover
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JEAN-PHILIPPE RAMEAU
Rameau: Les Indes Galantes
Les Arts Florissants, William Christie
[ Harmonia Mundi / 3 CD/Book - due 27/Sep/2019 ]
A signature work for Les Arts Florissants, Les Indes galantes owes much of its lasting success with the public to the seductive charm of its music and to a trio of memorable stage productions (directed by Alfredo Arias, Heinz Spoerli, and Andrei...
Passions cover
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VARIOUS COMPOSERS
Passions
Les Cris de Paris, Geoffroy Jourdain
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - due 20/Sep/2019 ]
Alternating between transcendentally inspired secular music and sacred music embodied in theatrical fashion, Geoffroy Jourdain invites us to explore the multiple expressions of human passions: this new adventure of Les Cris de Paris, built around...
De Falla: El sombrero de tres picos / El amor brujo cover
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MANUEL DE FALLA
De Falla: El sombrero de tres picos / El amor brujo
Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Pablo Heras-Casado - Marina Heredia, cantaora
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - due 20/Sep/2019 ]
The two splendid works on this album resulted from Manuel de Falla's encounter with the husband-and-wife team of dramatists Martínez Sierra-Lejárraga: Love the Magician, whose eminently 'gypsy' inspiration takes us to the very heart of the flamenco...
Prokofiev, Rachmaninov cover
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PROKOFIEV / RACHMANINOV
Prokofiev, Rachmaninov
Sandro Nebieridze (piano)
[ Harmonia Mundi / Harmonia Nova Series / CD - due 27/Sep/2019 ]
The harmonia nova series welcomes young artists singled out for their exceptional talents. For a pianist abundantly supplied with such gifts, look no further than the Tbilisi-born Sandro Nebieridze, finalist at the inaugural China International Music...
Asteria - The Starlit Night - La Nuit étoilée cover
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Yardani Torres (violon tzigane)
Asteria - The Starlit Night - La Nuit étoilée
[ Harmonia Mundi / Harmonia Nova Series / CD - due 27/Sep/2019 ]
The harmonia nova series welcomes young artists singled out for their exceptional talents. With his "starlit night," Yardani Torres Maiani invites us to discover a sensory and aesthetic experiment: in a happy convergence of influences embracing his...
Fux: Ave Regina cover
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JOHANN JOSEPH FUX
Fux: Ave Regina
Accentus Austria, Thomas Wimmer
[ Deutsche Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 4/Aug/2017 ]
"It is good to see this release showcasing some of the material [Fux] provided for the Imperial Court Chapel...The music is well constructed...but don't expect it to change your life." Gramophone
What Becomes cover
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THOMAS LARCHER
What Becomes
Tamara Stefanovich (piano), Mark Padmore (tenor), Thomas Larcher (piano)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 7/Mar/2014 ]
Thomas Larcher's sound world is both original and captivating in its fusion of contemplative harmonies with innovative performance techniques.
Mozart: Adagios & Fugues [after JS Bach] Fugue arrangements for strings cover
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W. A. MOZART
Mozart: Adagios & Fugues [after JS Bach] Fugue arrangements for strings
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 1/Mar/2014 ]
"The Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin are radiant in this recording … this is glorious music beautifully played; a fascinating collection." Early Music Today
Scarlatti: Griselda cover
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ALESSANDRO SCARLATTI
Scarlatti: Griselda
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, René Jacobs
[ Harmonia Mundi / 3 CD Box Set - released 19/Jul/2019 ]
Scarlatti's Griselda, premiered in Rome in 1721, received a single performance at the Teatro Capranica, and was never taken into the repertoire elsewhere, both for financial reasons and because of the changing tastes of the time. The tragic story of...
Scottish Airs cover
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JOSEPH HAYDN
Scottish Airs
Werner Güra (tenor)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 7/Apr/2014 ]
These arrangements of Scottish traditional melodies are among the little-known gems of Haydn's later years.
Hindemith: Sonatas cover
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PAUL HINDEMITH
Hindemith: Sonatas
Alexander Melnikov (piano) with Isabelle Faust (violin) Jeroen Berwaerts (trumpet) Teunis van der Zwart (althorn), etc
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 20/Dec/2014 ]
'The patron saint of neglected instruments, Hindemith composed more than 30 sonatas for very diverse resources … The Hindemith anniversary of 2013 opened the gates to a welcome flood of excellent recordings, and this new release stands high among the
Alexandre Tharaud cover
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RAVEL / SATIE / DEBUSSY / POULENC / etc
Alexandre Tharaud
Alexandre Tharaud (piano) with Eric Le Sage, Juliette, Isabelle Faust, Jean Delescluse, David Guerrier, Jean-Guihen Queyras, etc
[ Harmonia Mundi / 6 CD Box Set - released 1/Dec/2014 ]
"Tharaud has a completely natural feeling for Ravel's style...a really enthralling collection." International Record review)
Avant-Dernieres Pensees cover
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SATIE
Avant-Dernieres Pensees
Alexandre Tharaud (piano) with Isabelle Faust (violin) & Jean Delescluse (tenor)
[ Harmonia Mundi / 2 CD - released 20/Feb/2009 ]
"Tharaud deals out Satie's surrealism with style, from tongue-in-cheek Chopin quotes to final cadences that go on and on ... and then some. There are pieces which poke fun at precious Debussian soundscapes and others which take sides with the acerbic...
Vivaldi: Teatro alla Moda: Unpublished concertos for violin cover
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ANTONIO VIVALDI
Vivaldi: Teatro alla Moda: Unpublished concertos for violin
Amandine Beyer (violin) / Gli incogniti
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 25/Oct/2015 ]
1720: in his famous pamphlet 'Il teatro alla moda', the composer Marcello satirised the excesses of new-fangled Venetian opera. Cadenzas, variations, 'divismo', virtuosity, popular dances, assorted sound effects: nearly three centuries later, each of...
Albinoni: Opera Arias & Instrumental Music cover
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TOMASO ALBINONI
Albinoni: Opera Arias & Instrumental Music
Ana Quintans (soprano) / Concerto de'Cavalieri, Marcello di Lisa
[ Deutsche Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 25/Jan/2018 ]
"Di Lisa's energetic conducting and Quintans's stylish singing reveal Albinoni's talents for musical invention and tunefulness." Gramophone
Haydn Keyboard Concertos cover
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Andreas Staier
Haydn Keyboard Concertos
[ Harmonia Mundi / 11 CD ]
Many concertos are attributed to Haydn but these three are undisputedly authentic. The keyboard part in No 4 falls in a narrow compass; Andreas Staier introduces variety by ornamenting the slow movement and decorating fermatas in all movements. His...
Pour passer la Melancolie cover
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Goldberg Variations [with FREE Harmonia Mundi catalogue] cover
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J. S. BACH
Goldberg Variations [with FREE Harmonia Mundi catalogue]
Andreas Staier (harpsichord)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD/Book - released 15/Jan/2015 ]
"The first thing that you will notice about his recording is the sound of this instrument, orchestral in proportion and almost overwhelming in its emotional proclivities, something that might well akin Bach to the romantics after all!" (AudAud.com)