New releases


Jan 11, 2021 | Wencke Wallbaum | Artists Debut organ CD at audite

​We are looking forward to the debut organ CD with the multi-talented artist Ann-Helena Schlüter, which will be released by audite in fall 2021. For this CD, Schlüter will record her own compositions as well as Bach works on the beautiful Schnitger organ in Alkmaar / Netherlands in April. Read more about it in today's Mainpost interview.

Dec 17, 2020 | Sabine Wiedemann | News Vivat, vivat: Birthday offers for the Beethoven anniversary

​On December 17th, Ludwig van Beethoven's 250th birthday remains an outstanding event despite all Corona circumstances! We at audite also want to celebrate this special occasion, especially since our catalogue includes an astonishing number of Beethoven recordings. We are presenting two interesting offers at a special price in December:
* Beethoven Anniversary Series, especially compiled for the occasion, at the "bargain price" of 19.99 EUR (7 recordings, including 2 double CDs and a SACD)
* Complete Works for Piano Trio by Beethoven with the Swiss Piano Trio at the unbeatable price of 39.99 EUR (6 CDs including the recently published Vol. 6 and the Triple Concerto)
Take the offers while stocks last!

Nov 26, 2020 | Sabine Wiedemann | News Have yourself a merry little Christmas...

The special offer for Advent and Christmas: 7 productions at the absolutely special price of 39,99 EUR!

We have put together our most beautiful Christmas recordings as a series for you, and offer these 7 productions in November and December as a package at an absolutely special price! The repertoire stretches from Bach's Christmas Oratorio to international Christmas carols - have a look yourself. We wish you a contemplative Advent season!

Nov 18, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News 6 audite productions nominated for ICMA 2021

A total of 6 audite productions was nominated for the International Classical Music Awards 2021. Among them new releases with Andrea Lucchesini, Franziska Pietsch & Josu De Solaun, the Jacques Thibaud String Trio and the Staatskapelle Weimar under the baton of Kirill Karabits. In the field of historical releases productions from the LUCERNE FESTIVAL series (Armin Jordan / Orchestre de la Suisse Romande / Felicity Lott) and from the RIAS archive (Paul Tortelier) were nominated.

We are very happy about these nominations!

Oct 16, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News audite production on new longlist of German Record Critics' award (PdSK)

154 jurors from 32 specialist juries have chosen 232 productions (CDs, DVDs and audio books) from new releases of the last quarter and nominated them for the Quarterly Critics' Choice ("Bestenliste") 4/2020 of the German Record Critics' Award (PdSK), which will be issued on November 15th.

Among these is also an audite production: Mozart: Complete String Trios with the Jacques Thibaud String Trio was nominated in the category "Chamber Music I".

We are very happy about this appreciation!

Sep 25, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News Longlist Annual Awards PdSK

The recordings Edith Mathis sings [...]: Selected Lieder  and Dvořák & Tchaikovsky: Serenades were nominated for this year's PdSK Annual Awards and included in the longlist!
Once a year, the Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik ('German Record Critics' Awards') awards annual prizes from various musical genres for the best productions of the past year, which are selected by a jury-spanning committee. The ten annual prizes are awarded to the winners in the context of public concert appearances or literature readings (in the field of audio books) in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
We are very happy that two audite productions made it onto the longlist!


Current Reviews

Der Tagesspiegel | 1/17/21 Kraft gibt nur die Musik

Der zweite Satz der Sonate op. 134 ist eine einzige Panikattacke. Franziska Pietsch spielt die atemlosen Sechzehntel auf ihrem Album von 2019, als hätte sie die Kontrolle über ihren Bogen verloren: wild, hysterisch, aufgescheucht. Auch die 51-jährige Geigerin wurde jahrelang von dem Alptraum geplagt, dass jemand an die Tür klopft und sie abholt.

Der Tagesspiegel
Der Tagesspiegel | 1/12/21 LE DISQUE DU JOUR

La Sonate “Fantaisie” de Schubert ? Tout un monde à demi effacé, un imaginaire sonore singulier, sonate des ombres dont le caractère fantasque transparaît même derrière l’anodin ländler qui lui sert de Menuet. Ici, les accords murmurés dans le fond du clavier donnent le ton dès la première page, Andrea Lucchesini s’engage dans | 1/8/21 Shostakovich in hellerem Kleid

Shostakovich hat seine beiden Cellokonzerte für Mstislav Rostropovich geschrieben. Auch wenn das erste (op. 107 aus dem Jahre 1959) virtuoser ist als das zweite, das während eines Sanatoriumsaufenthalts des Komponisten im April 1966 entstand, so sind beide Werke von bemerkenswerter Tiefe und einer großen emotionalen Dichte. Marc Coppey startet das 1.

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