audite's January release with the Staatskapelle Weimar under the baton of Kirill Karabits Franz Liszt: Künstlerfestzug - Tasso - Dante Symphony continues Sardanapalo's great series of successes and has received four important awards in the past two weeks: the renowned journals Audio and Fono Forum awarded the production as KLANG TIPP and STERN DES MONATS. In addition, the CD received a DIAPASON D'OR from the French magazine Diapason and a LA CLEF from ResMusica.
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After numerous awards and the nomination for the International Classical Music Awards 2020 (ICMA) the production Edith Mathis: Selected Lieder from the LUCERNE FESTIVAL series has now prevailed in the pre-selection of 280 new CD releases and received the quarterly German Record Critics' Award in the category "Classical Lied and Vocal Recital".
153 jurors from 32 specialist juries have chosen 280 productions (CDs, DVDs and audio books) from new releases of the last quarter and nominated them for the Quarterly Critics' Choice ("Bestenliste") 1/2020 of the German Record Critics' Award (PdSK), which will be issued on February 15th.
Among these are also three audite productions:
Johann Bernhard Bach: Orchestral Suites was nominated in the category Early Music, String Trios by Weinberg - Penderecki - Schnittke was chosen in the category chamber music and in the category historical recording Edith Mathis sings Mozart, Bartók, Brahms, Schumann and Strauss: Selected Lieder.
We are very happy about this appreciation!
The historical release Edith Mathis from the LUCERNE FESTIVAL series received after several highest ratings by the national and international specialized press and the nomination for the International Classical Music Award 2020 now also a Diapason d'or.
audite's recording of Liszt's previously unheard opera Sardanapalo was given the Presto Classical award "Recording of the Year" for Premiere Recording (rediscovery / reconstruction).
We are very happy about this appreciation of our product!
Until 18.12.2019 we are offering on all orders via audite.de a discount of 25% on all physical products. The discount applies to physical releases such as CDs, SACDs and LPs.
In addition, you will find in our section "Special Offer" a variety of sound carriers, which are even more discounted.
Audio downloads via audite.de are available during our winter sale at a 20% discount in MP3, WAVE and FLAC format, in stereo as well as in surround, including HD downloads.
A total of 9 audite productions was nominated for the International Classical Music Awards 2020. Among them new releases with Kirill Karabits and the Staatskapelle Weimar, (Joyce El-Khoury /Airam Hernandez / Oleksandr Pushniak), Franziska Pietsch / Josu de Solaun, Andrea Lucchesini, Thüringer Bach Collegium and Trio Lirico. In the field of historical releases productions from the LUCERNE FESTIVAL series (Edith Mathis / Karl Engel) and from the RIAS archive (Moshe Atzmon, Jorge Bolet Vol. III) were nominated.
We are very happy about these nominations!
Written in 1857, Liszt’s Künstlerfestzug was originally planned as a grand pièce d’occasion to accompany the unveiling in Weimar of the famous double statue of Goethe and Schiller that stands in front of the National Theatre, where Liszt (and indeed, more recently, Kirill Karabits) served as Kapellmeister. In the event, the premiere was shelved until
Festliches Osterkonzert 'Im Glanz von Trompete & Orgel'
im kulturhistorischen Denkmal St. Cyriak
Bernhard Kratzer (Trompete)