Since you are interested in Bach Trios, here is a list of other items that you may find interesting.
The Music Of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma And The Silk Road Ensemble
[ Madman Entertainment DVD / DVD - released 1/Jun/2017 ]
This is the extraordinary new film from Morgan Neville, the director of the Oscar-winning documentary 20 Feet from Stardom. Spanning the globe, this is the celebratory story of the renowned international musical collective created by legendary...
Satie: Gymnopedies and other piano works
Aldo Ciccolini (piano)
[ Warner Classics Original Jacket Reissues / CD - released 20/Apr/2015 ]
"No more committed or convincing champion of this music could be found than Ciccolini, who equally well conveys, for example, the tenderness of the fifth Gnossienne, the pre-Poulenc pert humour and charm of the Morceaux en forme de poire and the...
Rachmaninov: Tharaud Plays Rachmaninov
Alexandre Tharaud (piano) / Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Alexander Vedernikov, with Sabine Devieilhe (soprano)
[ Erato / CD - released 14/Oct/2016 ]
"After the famous introductory bars - following the score rather than the composer's recording - the sweeping first subject enters faster, thankfully, than Richter's celebrated account but with the same majestic assurance" Gramophone Award Nomination
GEORG FRIDERIC HANDEL
Handel: Messiah (Complete oratorio)
Andreas Scholl, Barbara Schlick, Sandrine Piau, Mark Padmore, Nathan Berg / Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
[ Harmonia Mundi / 2 CD - released 1/Jun/2013 ]
"...an exhilarating account of the score under the American-in-Paris, Christie, who makes you hear the work afresh..." - The Illustrated London News
J. S. BACH
Bach: The Art of Fugue
Angela Hewitt (piano)
[ Hyperion / 2 CD - released 29/Sep/2014 ]
"I won't mince words. This Art of Fugue is marvellous. The variety and beauty of tone alone make compelling listening, bringing contrasts, clarity and warmth to Bach's intellectual marvels...Yet her fingers never make the results dry triumphs of engi
Volodos plays Brahms
Arcadi Volodos (piano)
[ Sony Classical / CD - released 20/May/2017 ]
"Comparisons become irrelevant in interpretations of such mesmerising honesty. An award-winner if ever I heard one." Gramophone Award WINNER 2018 - Instrumental
Cigarettes After Sex
Cigarettes After Sex
[ Partisan Records / CD - released 9/Jun/2017 ]
Debut, self-titled album from Brooklyn, NY-based ambient pop group Cigarettes After Sex. Led by vocalist / songwriter Greg Gonzalez, the band was inspired by the likes of The Cowboy Junkies, Cocteau Twins, Red House Painters, Mazzy Star & the...
[ Nonesuch / CD - released 16/Jun/2017 ]
Crack-Up comes six years after the 2011 release of Helplessness Blues and nearly a decade since the band's 2008 self-titled debut. All eleven of the songs on Crack-Up were written by Robin Pecknold. The album was co-produced by Pecknold and Skyler...
MOZART / CHOPIN
Grigory Sokolov: The Salzburg Recital
Grigory Sokolov (piano)
[ Deutsche Grammophon / 2 CD - released 28/Jan/2015 ]
"From the beginning of Mozart's F major sonata, K. 280, the first of two included, the Sokolov spell is cast...here is poetic and intimate playing of the highest order." (Gramophone Award Nomination 2015 - Instrumental)
ALFONSO X / YEHUDA HALEVI / JUAN del ENZINA & others
Hespèrion XXI, La Capella Reial de Catalunya, Jordi Savall
[ Alia Vox SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 28/Jul/2016 ]
"In short, this is a breathtaking achievement. It's the kind of disc that often left me in quiet astonishment not just at its ambition, artistry or skill, but at the way it tries to further the human story and enrich the experience of us all. Bravo!
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: Piano Trios Nos. 6 & 7 "Archduke"
Isabelle Faust (violin) Alexander Melnikov (piano) Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 20/Feb/2014 ]
"A cellist who tends towards introversion; a fortepianist who tends the other way. Put them together and something magical happens within the tensions they engender." GRAMOPHONE MAGAZINE AWARD WINNER 2014
W. A. MOZART
Mozart: Complete Violin Concertos
Isabelle Faust (violin) / Il Giardino Armonico, Giovanni Antonini
[ Harmonia Mundi / 2 CD - released 20/Nov/2016 ]
"her sound growing out of the corporate entity to glitter, coax, snarl and soar as required…[a] thought-provoking and eminently enjoyable cycle" Gramophone Award WINNER 2017 - RECORDING OF THE YEAR
DVORAK / ELGAR / SAINT-SAENS / HAYDN / BOCCHERINI / etc
The Very Best of Jacqueline du Pre
Jacqueline du Pre (cello) with Various Artists, Orchestras and Accompanists
[ Warner Classics / 3 CD Box Set - released 1/Jul/2005 ]
Few artists are regarded with as much affection in the musical world as the cellist Jacqueline du Pré. Her colourful life, tragically early death, supreme recordings and regular press and media attention as a result of several controversial books...
Elgar: Cello Concerto / Sea Pictures / Overture: Cockaigne
Jacqueline Du Pre (cello) Dame Janet Baker (mezzo) / London Symphony orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli
[ Warner Classics Original Jacket Reissues / CD - released 22/Aug/2015 ]
GRAMOPHONE MAGAZINE 100 GREATEST RECORDINGS OF ALL TIME
Music for a While: Improvisations on Purcell
Philippe Jaroussky, Raquel Andueza, Vincenzo Capezzuto, Dominique Visse, Trovesi, Muthspiel / L'Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar
[ Warner Classics / CD - released 26/Oct/2014 ]
"most of these songs retain their essential character, and far from having his genius dimmed, Purcell still shines as a writer of songs timelessly receptive to reinterpretation and capable of reaching the heart by the power of melody alone." Gramopho
The Anniversary Collection: 30 CDs to Celebrate 30 Years
Jeno Jando, Idil Biret, Gerard Schwarz, Norbert Kraft, Leonard Slatkin, Maria Kliegel, James Judd, Kodaly Quartet, Tianwa Yang & more
[ Naxos / 30 CD Box Set - released 14/Apr/2017 ]
In 2017, Naxos Records celebrates its 30th anniversary. Founded in 1987 by Klaus Heymann, the label now boasts a catalogue of over 9,000 albums spanning every genre of classical music. This limited edition anniversary boxed set comprises thirty CDs...
ANTONIO VIVALDI / W. A. MOZART / GEORG FRIDERIC HANDEL
Vivaldi / Mozart / Handel: Dixit Dominus
Jordi Savall, Le Concert des Nations, la Capella Reial de Catalunya
[ Alia Vox SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 21/Oct/2016 ]
Following the critically acclaimed Magnifcat & Concerti two years ago, here we experience the full maturity of Savall's ensembles.
THE CELTIC VIOL
The Celtic Viol Vol 2
Jordi Savall (treble viols) / Andrew Lawrence King (Irish harp and psalterium)
[ Alia Vox SACD / Hybrid SACD - released 20/Sep/2010 ]
"I do hope that classical aficionados not normally interested in early or Irish music will acquire this, for it might be the beginning of a marvelous discovery." (Five Stars AudAud.com)
HANDEL / JOMMELLUI / LEO / MONTEVERDI / PURCELL
In War & Peace: Harmony Through Music
Joyce DiDonato (mezzo) / Il Pomo d'Oro, Maxim Emelyanychev
[ Erato Warner Classics / CD - released 10/Nov/2016 ]
"In War & Peace' finds DiDonato back on Baroque ground for the first time in a while, and it's a joyful musical homecoming. ..Drama, as ever with DiDonato, is everything. Ornamentation serves narrative first, ego second." Gramophone Award WINNER 2017
Still with the music: the album
National Youth Choir of Great Britain & London Philharmonic Orchestra, Karl Jenkins, with Hayley Westenra, Bryn Terfel, Kate Royal & Chloe Hanslip
[ Warner Classics / CD - released 20/Sep/2015 ]
One of the today's most popular living composers, Sir Karl Jenkins mixes contemporary sounds and ethnic instrumentation with classical techniques to dazzling effect, creating highly memorable, accessible scores often centred around the universal...