Today begins the Chandos label-wide sale. This is a huge event at Grigorian, and features one of the top British record labels in the world. It also boasts one of the largest music catalogues in the industry. Aside from it's main label, Chandos has some very interesting sub-labels, including Opera in English, Chaconne early music, Chandos Classics, Chandos Collect, and Chandos Super Audio, just to name a few. Artists such a Louie Lortie, James Ehnes, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, Emma Kirkby, and Richard Hickox have been proud to make Chandos their home. Enjoy this amazing catalogue at a fantastic discount! All single regular-priced Chandos CDs are at $14.98!
Britten Complete Works on Decca! Celebrate 100 Years of Britten with Grigorian! Garuantee your copy and Pre-Order it now!
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the birth of England’s greatest composer since Henry Purcell, Decca Classics presents the ultimate Britten box Britten and Decca enjoyed a unique relationship with the composer, recording most of his key works for the label.This 65-CD edition is guaranteed to appeal to Britten enthusiasts worldwide. Extremely Limited & Individually Numbered.
Actor John Malkovich is coming to Toronto to star in an opera/theatre hybrid production, The Giacomo Variations. The work, based on the life of Italian adventurer, writer and womanizer Giacomo Casanova, will play the Elgin Theatre June 7-9. A 35-piece Viennese orchestra accompanies the production and will play the Mozart arias. Check out the DVD of The Giacomo Variations, and the detailed performance information here.
Sony Classical Masters box Set Sale!!!!!
The Classical Masters series from Sony features a vast selection of multi-disc box sets at great prices. Including artists the like of Yo-Yo Ma, Leonard Slatkin, Jascha Heifetz, Vladimir Horowitz, Isaac Stern, James Levine, Bruno Walter, The Tokyo String Quartet, James Galway, and Glenn Gould, these sets also feature 24-Bit remastering, bringing the sound quality to the highest level! Enjoy these amazing box sets at even better prices as we have them on sale for the next month. Our prices are unbeatable, so get them while supplies last!
Onyx Label Sale!
Onyx is an artist-based label that allows star artists more control in the recording careers, and the freedom to record the repertoire that interests them. Since its inception in 2005 by Paul Moseley (of Decca and Black Box), Onyx has attracted some of the major recording artists in the current classical market, such as James Ehnes, Viktoria Mullova, Charles Dutoit, Chistine Schaefer, Il Giardino Armonico, and Jonathon Biss, to name a few. For the month of May, enjoy this specatuclar label at a huge discount!
|Beethoven: Piano Sonatas 4, 14, 24. Biss|
Label: Onyx Classics Catalog: ONYX 4094 Format: COMPACT DISC
Jonathan Biss (piano)
Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos.4, 14 & 24, Fantasy, Op.77
American pianist Jonathan Biss is widely regarded for his artistry and deeply felt interpretations, and has won international recognition for his concerto, recital, and chamber music performances a...
|Mercury Living Presence Edition Vol.2 (55 Cd Set)|
Label: MERCURY LIVING PRESENCE Catalog: 4785092 Format: CD
Albéniz: Iberia, books 1-4 (complete) Albéniz, M P: Sonata in D Alford: Colonel Bogey March Eastman Wind Ensemble, Frederick Fennell Anderson, Leroy: Belle of the Ball E...
Volume 1 was is now a rare collector's item. Volume 2 is limited as well. Get it while you can!
This new collection of 55 CDs from the acclaimed label offers a wealth of recordings fro...
|Britten: Piano Concerto; Violin Concerto|
Label: CHANDOS Catalog: CHAN10764 Format: CD
BBC Philharmonic, Edward Gardner,Tasmin Little (violin),Howard Shelley (piano)
Britten: 1. Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 15, 2. Piano Concerto, Op. 13, 1945 version as well as original third movement, ‘Recitative and Aria’
The prolific nature of Benjamin Britten’s operatic and vocal output makes it is all too easy to forget that prior to the phenomenal success of Peter Grimes in 1945, he was primarily known as a co...
|Anfossi: La Finta Giardiniera|
Label: DEUTSCHE HARMONIA MUNDI Catalog: 886979113923 Format: CD
Nuria Rial (Sandrina), Krystian Adam (Belfiore), Maria Espada (Ramiro), Katja Stuber (Arminda), Miljenko Turk (Podestà), Florian Götz (Nardo) & Monika Reinhard (Serpetta) L'Arte del Mondo, Werner Ehrhardt
La finta giardiniera was a resounding success: after the first performance 1774 in Rome, the opera was translated into several languages and staged in many other European cities and inspired Mozart...
|Bach: Art Of Fugue - Les Voix Humaines|
Label: ATM Catalog: ACD2 2645 Format: CD
LES VOIX HUMAINES
Bach's The Art of Fugue, the peak of Baroque contrapuntal style, is one of the most enigmatic works in music history. Though composed as a series of fugues on the same subject, Bach did not specif...