New releases


Apr 2, 2020 | Ludger Böckenhoff | News Together through the crisis!

Where the prices of others are currently rising, we offer a 27% discount on all sound carriers and downloads! Order your desired music on now and benefit from the extensive rebate. In addition, in the case of physical sound carriers, we will give away a surprise CD for each order process and bear the shipping costs for you within the EU (incl. UK). 
Moreover, we pay € 2,- per sold physical sound carrier of this discount campaign into our future fund, which will co-finance new productions and thus benefit our artists. With every order you place you become a part of new audite productions and contribute to our ability to provide you with exciting and high-quality classical productions also in the future.  
If you would like to become a larger part of audite, you can of course increase our future fund beyond the € 2,- as you wish, btw., also related to individual artists. In return, we offer you opportunities such as insights into the production process, attendance of recording sessions, direct artist contact, exclusive information and much more. Contact us ( and we will compose your personal thank you package

Let's turn the crisis into a chance, move closer together in spite of everything and overcome it hand in hand!

Mar 11, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News | Rezension Numerous awards for new CD with the Staatskapelle Weimar & Kirill Karabits

​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.

We are very happy about this appreciation of our production!

Mar 6, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News "Soulfood for your ears" campaign in AUDIO

​With an extensive label portrait including covermount CD and track descriptions, the current April issue of the trade magazine AUDIO is entirely dedicated to the audite label and shows the special features and quality characteristics of the label by comparing historical archive recordings and new releases. Read it for yourself!

Feb 14, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News | Rezension German Record Critics’ Award for archival recordings of Edith Mathis

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".

We are very happy about this appreciation!

Jan 17, 2020 | Kristina Damiani | News | News Three audite productions on new longlist of German Record Critics' award (PdSK)

​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!

Jan 16, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News | Rezension Diapason d'or for Edith Mathis

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.

We are very happy about this appreciation!

Dec 10, 2019 | Wencke Wallbaum | News Recording of the Year

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!

Nov 22, 2019 | Wencke Wallbaum | News audite winter sale: 25% and more on all physical products

​Until 18.12.2019 we are offering on all orders via 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 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.

Nov 20, 2019 | Kristina Damiani | News 9 audite productions nominated for ICMA 2020

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!


Current Reviews

Audio | 5/1/20

Die klanglich überzeugend aufbereiteten Aufnahmen spiegeln Torteliers Repertoire von Bach über Beethoven, Schumann, Brahms und Faure bis zu Kodály und eigenen Werken wieder. Ein reizvoller Einblick in Torteliers Berliner Karriere.


Gramophone | 4/1/20

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


Rondo | 4/1/20

Das ist Musik mit ganz großem Herzen gespielt, ohne nur einmal den pathetischen Bogen zu überspannen.


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