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Patricia Kopatchinskaja Deux Music for Violin & Piano

January 31, 2018 | MDT Mail Order

Patricia Kopatchinskaja

For her third album on Alpha, Patricia Kopatchinskaja is joined by a highly talented pianist whose approach to music is as extremist as hers, Polina Leschenko. Together they explore pieces that have many points in common. The Hungarian violinist Jelly d’Arányi, grandniece of Joseph Joachim, was a “muse” to both Bartók and Ravel. In 1922 […]

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Marc-Andre Hamelin Leif Ove Andsnes Stravinsky Rite of Spring

January 31, 2018 | MDT Mail Order

Marc-Andre Hamelin Leif Ove Andsnes Stravinsky Rite of Spring

Available Friday. Shortly before its notorious Paris ballet premiere in 1913, this was essentially how ‘The Rite of Spring’ first saw the light of day: Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc-André Hamelin recapture the heady, visceral thrill which must have been in the air when Stravinsky sat down at the piano with Debussy to create this […]

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Gramophone Editors Choice February 2018

January 26, 2018 | MDT Mail Order

Gramophone Editors Choice

February edition. Gramophone magazine pick the finest recordings from the months reviews. Recording of the Month: STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring. Marc-Andre Hamelin, Leif Ove Andsnes. Hyperion Records EDITOR’S CHOICES: MOZART Piano Concertos Nos. 25 & 27. Piotr Anderszewski, Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Warner Classics SHOSTAKOVICH Concerto For Piano In C Minor Op. 35, Symphony […]

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This Weeks Releases

January 25, 2018 | MDT Mail Order

This weeks releases

Available this Friday. Releases from Harmonia Mundi, Sony, Warner Classics and more. Many can also be purchased at special prices. View the complete listing of this week’s classical music releases MOZART Piano Concertos Nos. 25 & 27. Piotr Anderszewski, Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Warner Classics DVORAK String Quartet Op. 97, String sextet Op. 48. Veronika […]

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Piotr Anderszewski Mozart Piano Concertos

January 25, 2018 | MDT Mail Order

Piotr Anderszewski Mozart Piano Concertos

Available now, Piotr Anderszewski’s third Warner Classics album of Mozart concertos. “In Mozart, I tend to prefer to direct from the keyboard,” he explains, “His concertos are like chamber works … The piano is in dialogue with the orchestra, conversing and interacting all the time. The two works are very different …No 25 is very […]

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