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String Quartets No. 1 & 5
Meta4 (Ensemble) / Bartók, Béla (Komp)

String Quartets No. 1 & 5

The Finnish string quartet Meta4 has now achieved international recognition and regularly plays on the great stages of the world. In their new album, featuring the first and fifth quartets of Béla Bartók, Meta4 turns once again - as a...

Hommage à Weber
Weber, Carl Maria von (Komp) / Huang, Lucia (Klavier) / Euler, Sebastian (Klavie

Hommage à Weber

The Duo D'Accord (pianists Lucia Huang and Sebastian Euler) is well known among piano duo enthusiasts and has enriched the music world with some extremely interesting, critically acclaimed CDs. With some unusual takes on the standard...

János Starker plays Hindemith, Prokofiev & Rautavaara
Starker, János (Cello) / SWF Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden (Orchester)

János Starker plays Hindemith, Prokofiev & Rautavaara

János Starker was one of the greatest cellists of all time. He died just last year in 2013 at an advanced age, but was active as a teacher to the end. The easygoing naturalness of his playing and lean, lively sound were particular...

Paul Hindemith conducts Bruckner
Bruckner, Anton (Komp) / Hindemith, Paul (Dirigent) / SWR Radio-Sinfonieorcheste

Paul Hindemith conducts Bruckner

Hindemith was an all-round musician, composer, educator, violinist, violist, as well as having mastered all the instruments of the orchestra to a more or less professional level of proficiency, all of which was more than adequate to...

Orchesterwerke Vol. 2
Ravel, Maurice / Denève, Stéphane [Dirigent] / SWR Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stutt

Orchesterwerke Vol. 2

Stéphane Denève's Ravel cycle continues to take shape. In this second installment of the complete orchestral music we hear the ballet version of "Ma mère l'oye", the early Overture to "Shéhérazade", "Une barque sur l'ocean", "Menuet...

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Congratulations to the SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart!

The “America” CD of the Vocal ensemble of the SWR Stuttgart has been rewarded anew with the German…

Johannes Moser erhält den Brahms-Preis

Johannes Moser wurde am 20. Juni 2014 zusammen mit seinem Bruder, dem Pianisten Benjamin Moser, mit…

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  • Streichquartette Nr. 3, 4, 7 Schostakowitsch, Dmitri (Komp) / Meta4 (Interpret)

    Streichquartette Nr. 3, 4, 7

    Compact Disc

    After a long wait, their new recording is finally here! This time the young Finns give the String Quartets of Shostakovich their attention. The Third Quartet may be...

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  • String Quartets op. 55,1-3 Haydn, Joseph (Komp) / Meta4 (Ensemble)

    String Quartets op. 55,1-3

    Compact Disc

    At last!! An exciting new string quartet from Finland: META4!! For years, the musical world has enjoyed the exciting musical visions of a generation of Finnish...

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  • Orchesterwerke Vol.1 Ravel, Maurice (Komp) / Denève, Stéphane (Dirigent) / SWR Radio-Sinfonieorcheste

    Orchesterwerke Vol.1

    Compact Disc

    Stéphane Denèves recording of Poulenc's "Les biches" and "Stabat Mater" marked the conductor's debut with hänssler CLASSIC / SWRmusic. With this CD, he begins recording...

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  • Stabat Mater / Les Biches Poulenc, Francis (Komp) / Denève, Stéphane (Dirigent) / SWR Radio-Sinfonieorches

    Stabat Mater / Les Biches

    Compact Disc

    Stéphane Dénève, the new principal conductor of the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra of SWR, makes his debut recording with a thoughtful and exceptionally...

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  • Messe und andere Vokalwerke Hindemith, Paul (Komp) / SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart (Ensemble) / Creed, Marcus

    Messe und andere Vokalwerke

    Apparebit repentina dies, Lieder nach alten Texten op.33

    Compact Disc

    December 2013 will mark the 50th anniversary of Paul Hindemith's death, but this is not the only reason for the SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart to turn Hindemith's choral...

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  • Cello Concertos Martinu, Bohuslav (Komp) / Hindemith, Paul (Komp) / Honegger, Arthur (Komp) / Mo

    Cello Concertos

    Compact Disc

    For his new concerto recording, Johannes Moser has selected three rarely heard 20th century concertos. All three composers had the misfortune of creating their highly...

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  • Trio Recital 1973 Buchbinder, Rudolf (Klavier) / Suk, Josef (Violine) / Starker, Janos (Cello)

    Trio Recital 1973

    Beethoven, Mendelsohn Bartholdy

    Compact Disc

    Josef Suk, János Starker and Rudolf Buchbinder made guest appearance at the Schwetzingen SWRFestival in 1973 - three internationally known, even famous presented two of...

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  • The Romantics Norrington, Roger (Dirigent) / SWR Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart (Orchester)

    The Romantics

    Schubert, Berlioz, Mendelssohn, Bruckner, Brahms, Dvorák, Tchaikovsky, Mahler, Elgar

    Compact Disc

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