A total of 11 audite productions was nominated for the International Music Awards 2019. Among them new releases with Kirill Karabits and the Staatskapelle Weimar, Marc Coppey/Peter Laul, Niek de Groot/Elina Vähälä, Ulrike Hofbauer/Thilo Hirsch and Christoph Schickedanz. In the field of historical releases productions from the LUCERNE FESTIVAL series (Furtwängler, Milstein/Markevitch/Ansermet) and from the RIAS archive (Ferenc Fricsy, Jorge Bolet Vol. I+II) were nominated.
On Saturday, 6th of October 2018, 16:03 pm (rerun Thursday, 11th of October 2018, 22:06 pm), Swiss Radio SRF 2 Kultur will broadcast excerpts of the Beethoven edition to celebrate the 20th birthday of the Swiss Piano Trio. The focus lies on volume V of the Complete Works for Piano Trio by Beethoven, released in October 2018. This volume includes the famous Triple Concerto recorded together with the Zurich Chamber Orchestra.
Bryan Cheng wins the Bonjour Stradivari Cello as a three year loan from Canada Council's Musical Instrument Bank (MIB). He will record his next audite release with Russian repertoire for cello and piano (recorded November 2018) already with this outstanding instrument.
On September 26th, Franziska Pietsch will presents two new recordings at once in Berlin: Her new solo album with works by Bartók, Prokofjev and Ysaÿe which is released on November 2nd, and her first duo recording with pianist Josu de Solaun. Their interpretation of violin sonatas by Strauss and Shostakovich will be released in spring 2019.
September 26th 2018, 20:00 PM
admission: 19:30 PM
Institut français Berlin
'Maison de France'
Saal Boris Vian
Kurfürstendamm 211, 10719 Berlin
Registration at firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Tuesday, July 10th 2018, the new 8 SACD boxed set of Beethoven's Complete String Quartets with the Quartetto di Cremona will be presented in the classical radio program "WDR 3 TonArt". Within the broadcasting time from 15:04 PM to 17:45 PM the Quartetto di Cremona will be presented in the second program hour following the 16:00 PM news from 16:04 PM on; the presentation will include a full broadcast of the F Minor String Quartet, Op.95.
The performance of the Quartetto di Cremona at the instore live event at Tower Records in Shibuya, a city district of Tokyo, on July 7th 2018 was a great success! The ensemble played movements 1, 2 & 4 from Beethoven's String Quartet No. 8 and talked in the interviews about their CD recordings, Beethoven and the Complete Edition of his string quartets. The event took place on the occasion of the release of the 8 SACD boxed set of this edition in Japan.
A big thank you to our Japanese distribution partner King International who organized this and all other events around the QdC's concert tour in Japan so well and with such great care!
Ein weiterer Versuch, musikalisch Vertrautem eine neue Perspektive abzugewinnen, indem man es mit Werken anderer Komponisten oder Stilperioden Stück für Stück oder Satz für Satz konfrontiert – zum Beispiel Präludien und Fugen von Bach und von Schostakowitsch mosaikartig aneinanderreiht (wie etwa Olli Mustonen) oder Charakterstücke von Schumann und
Audite präsentiert die letzte Folge der RIAS-Einspielungen mit dem in Kuba geborenen amerikanischen Pianisten Jorge Bolet (1914–1990). Die drei CDs enthalten etliche Repertoire-Novitäten, die nach Verleger-Angaben erstmals veröffentlicht werden. Die erste CD enthält die 12 Etüden op. 25 von Frédéric Chopin in einer meistens unbeschwerten,
Turkish-German pianist Kemal Cem Yilmaz instinctively throws into relief the vocal nature of these piano pieces (after all, Schubert was first and foremost a composer of lieder) and like a singer, knows when and where to slow down and breathe. Here and there, during the more passionate passages, you can even hear him hum along, à la Glenn Gould, when