• Serie Shostakovich 488x198.jpg Complete String Quartets by Dmitri Shostakovich in 5.1 surround
  • Katchen plays Liszt, Brahms, Beethoven, Schumann and Chopin.jpg Julius Katchen plays Liszt, Brahms, Beethoven, Schumann and Chopin
  • Teaser 95623.jpg Clara Haskil plays Mozart: Piano Concerto K. 466
  • EGrieg_The_Violin_Sonatas.jpg Franziska Pietsch, Violin | Detlev Eisinger, Piano
  • Teaser_Pierre_Fournier_95628.jpg Pierre Fournier plays Dvorák, Saint-Saëns and Casals
  • Quartetto di Cremona: Beethoven Complete String Quartets.jpg Quartetto di Cremona: Beethoven Complete String Quartets
  • 92703 Teaser Fortuna Scherzosa_Ina Siedlaczek_Hamburger Ratsmusik.jpg FORTUNA SCHERZOSA Ina Siedlaczek |Hamburger Ratsmusik
  • Serie Kubelik Mahler 488x198.jpg Mahler cycle with Rafael Kubelik in live recordings
  • Teaser_Herbert_Schuch.jpg Herbert Schuch plays Grieg's Piano Concerto
  • Edition Karl Ristenpart.jpg Edition Karl Ristenpart
  • Music from the four galleries of the Abbey Church of Muri.jpg Music from the four galleries of the Abbey Church of Muri
  • Teaser für FurtwaenglerLP.jpg Edition Wilhelm Furtwängler - conducting the Berlin Philharmonic on 14 LPs
  • Teaser 92575 Schumann_Harada.jpg Hideyo Harada | Schubert
  • Mendelssohn: Complete Chamber Music for Strings.jpg Mandelring Quartett: Mendelssohn Complete Chamber Music for Strings
  • 21424 Teaser Amadeus Quartett Beethoven.jpg The RIAS Amadeus Quartet Recordings - Beethoven
  • 21418 Teaser Gimpel.jpg Portrait Bronislaw Gimpel
  • Teaser 21412 The RIAS Second Viennese School Project.jpg The RIAS Second Viennese School Project
  • Requiem.jpg REQUIEM Hansjörg Fink, trombone | Elmar Lehnen, organ
  • Louis Vierne: Complete Organ Symphonies.jpg Louis Vierne: Complete Organ Symphonies
  • LUCERNE FESTIVAL Historic Performances _ Teaser.jpg LUCERNE FESTIVAL Historic Performances
  • Teaser_Oren_Shevlin.jpg Oren Shevlin plays Schumann's Cello Concerto
  • Fischer-Dieskauf Edition_488x198.jpg Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
  • Teaser_Klemperer Edition_audite 21408.jpg Edition Otto Klemperer - RIAS recordings from Berlin, 1950 - 1958
  • Edition Ferenc Fricsay_Teaser.jpg Edition Ferenc Fricsay
  • Teaser 95622.jpg Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto, Op. 129
  • Serie Geza Anda 488x198.jpg Géza Anda Edition
  • Schweizer Klaviertrio .jpg Swiss Piano Trio
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Current Reviews

(Fono Forum | 10/1/15)
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Fundacion Beethoven
Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Trio E flat
Gesprächskonzert mit Werken von Liszt
Haydn, Streichquartett op. 76/3
Asociacion Nacional
Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Trio E flat

News | CD Release Concert Piano Duo Takahashi | Lehmann

​On the occasion of the CD release of Transcriptions and beyond Piano Duo Takahashi | Lehmann (Norie Takahashi and Prof. Björn Lehmann, Berlin)) and senior staff of King International (Tokyo), the leading distributor for classical music in Japan, visited the label audite in Detmold.
During the CD release concert in the Hochschule für Musik Detmold on Tuesday, May 19th the musicians presented a main work of their new album: Igor Stravinsky's Sacre du Printemps in the version for piano duo written by the composer himself. This monumental work was contrasted by Franz Schubert's Rondo A major D 951.

May 22, 2015 | Sabine Wiedemann | Comments (0)

Award & Rezension & Release & Artists | audite production nominated for German Record Critics’ Award

​The archive production Portrait Johanna Martzy was nominated for the longlist of the German Record Critics' Award (PdSK) 2/2015 in the categorie "Historical Releases". We are very happy about this appreciation!

May 18, 2015 | Wencke Wallbaum | Comments (0) | Zur Auszeichnung

News | Video for Tientos y Glosas

​The video gives impressions of the recording session with Martin Neu (organ) and the ensemble officium (chorals) for Tientos y Glosas. The production presents Iberian Organ and Choral Music from the Siglo de oro, the Spanish Golden Age. Recorded at the organ of San Hipólito Church in Córdoba the works are played on an organ that comes as close as possible to the sound aesthetics of the period during which they were composed.

May 12, 2015 | Sabine Wiedemann | Comments (0)

Release & Artists & Rezension | Supersonic for Quartetto di Cremona – Beethoven Complete String Quartets Vol. IV

​Also the fourth album of the Beethoven series with the Quartetto di Cremona received a Supersonic from pizzicato. We are very happy about the award!

Apr 28, 2015 | Sabine Wiedemann | Comments (0) | Zum Produkt

News | Mandelring Quartett to change line-up for 2015/16 season

A​fter 16 years of collaboration which has been fulfilling both artistically and personally, viola player Roland Glassl has decided to shift his focus to other areas of his musical life from the start of the 2015/16 season. As a new partner the quartet has found Andreas Willwohl who possesses all necessary qualities to continue the collaboration in a positive manner and, at the same time, will enrich the quartet with fresh input.

Apr 23, 2015 | Sabine Wiedemann | Comments (0)

News | Video for Transcriptions and beyond - Works and Transcriptions for Piano Duo

​In May audite releases the follow-up album of the PianoDuo Takahashi|Lehmann with works and transcriptions  for piano duo. For a preview watch the video with impressions and interviews from the recording session.

Apr 17, 2015 | Sabine Wiedemann | Comments (0)

News & Rezension & Release | "Kulturspiegel" dignifies remastering of audite

audite's historic archive releases enjoy an excellent reputation worldwide. A current review in the March issue of the German journal Kulturspiegel shows, that the latest historical release Portrait Johanna Martzy is no exception. The competent critic dignifies the unprecedented remastering of label boss Ludger Böckenhoff: "Mit der akustischen Ehrenrettung dieser großen ungarischen Geigerin ist Remastering-Experte Ludger Böckenhoff wieder mal eine kleine Großtat gelungen: So lupenrein [...] das schöne Dokument anmutiger Perfektion." more…

Mar 11, 2015 | Wencke Wallbaum | Comments (0)

Release | CD review on WDR 3 TonArt

The latest audite production "Ludwig van Beethoven - Complete Works for Piano Trio, Vol. 1" with the Swiss Piano Trio will be reviewed today, 9th February 2015, from 3.05 - 5.45 pm on WDR 3 TonArt.

Feb 9, 2015 | Wencke Wallbaum | Comments (0) | Zum Produkt

Award & Rezension & Release & Artists | Audiophiles Highlight - Award for "Originals and beyond"

The latest audite production "Originals and beyond" with the Piano Duo Takahashi | Lehmann was honored in March issue of the trade journal STEREO as "Audiophiles Highlight". Additionally it was awarded as "Empfehlung des Monats" by FONO FORUM. We are very excited about this appreciation!

Feb 9, 2015 | Wencke Wallbaum | Comments (0) | Zur Auszeichnung

News | Elisso Bolkvadze: UNESCO Artist for Peace

​Georgian pianist Elisso Bolkvadze was named UNESCO Arist for Peace. The Award Ceremony is taking place today in Paris. In August, audite and Elisso Bolkvadze will present her first release on this label with Schubert Impromptus Op. 90 and Prokofiev Sonata No.2, Op.14. The next audite recording project will continue the series with Prokofiev sonatas, probably again in combination with sonatas from a second composer.

Elisso Bolkvadze is winner of numerous international competions. In additiona to her international concert career she runs her own music festival Batumi Music Fest and supports talented young Georgian pianists through her foundation Lyra. more…

Jan 22, 2015 | Sabine Wiedemann | Comments (0)