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Diana Damrau Meyerbeer Grand Opera

April 28, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

Diana Damrau Meyerbeer Grand Opera

Two of the arias receive their world premiere recording with this album. Giacomo Meyerbeer, the master of Parisian grand opara, was hugely successful in his time and a major influence on Verdi and Wagner. His music has fascinated Diana Damrau since her student days. With her brilliant coloratura, lyricism and dramatic power, the soprano rises […]

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Julia Lezhneva Graun Opera Arias Decca

April 13, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

Julia Lezhneva Graun Opera Arias Decca

World premiere recordings. A journey of discovery for Julia Lezhneva, who spent days in a Berlin library unearthing this music. Incredible undiscovered arias from Carl Heinrich Graun (1704-1759), one of the most important German composers of Italian baroque opera but almost unknown today. GRAUN, CARL HEINRICH Opera Arias. Julia Lezhneva. Decca ClassicsSpecial price: £11.25 Usually […]

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Edward Gardner Elgar Introduction and Allegro

March 24, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

This new Elgar surround sound recording brings together some of Chandos finest exclusive British artists for the first time. The Doric String Quartet – highly praised for its series of Haydn and Schubert quartets – joins the BBC Symphony Orchestra under Edward Gardner in the Introduction and Allegro, one of Elgar’s masterpieces. Gardner here captures […]

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Gardiner Bach St Matthew Passion

March 2, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

Gariner Bach St Matthew Passion

A new live recording of Bach’s St Matthew Passion (Matthäuspassion BWV 244), recorded in Pisa Cathedral during the Anima Mundi Festival as part of the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra’s 2016 tour. BACH St Matthew Passion. James Gilchrist, Stephan Loges, Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists / Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Soli Deo Gloria 2cdsSpecial price: £15.25 […]

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Kremer Dirvanauskaite Trifonov Preghiera Rachmaninov Piano Trios

February 17, 2017 | MDT Mail Order

Kremer Dirvanauskaite Trifonov Preghiera Rachmaninov Piano Trios

A dream team trio of interpreters for these deeply emotional masterpieces of Russian Romanticism. Gidon Kremer is celebrating his 70th birthday on (February 27th, 2017) with a special chamber music program together with outstanding young pianist Daniil Trifonov and renowned cellist Giedre Dirvanauskaite, both of whom he personally chose for this recording. PREGHIERA – Rachmaninov: […]

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