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!
|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...
|Living Stereo Collection 60cd Set|
Label: RCA Catalog: 88765414972 Format: CD
This 60-disc box set contains 60 original ‘Living Stereo’ recordings This is the first time a comprehensive collection of these iconic recordings has been created. Each album comes comple...
|Klemperer Edition: Mozart Operas|
Label: EMI Catalog: 5099940437828 Format: CD
1. Le nozze di Figaro, K492 recorded January 1970 Gabriel Bacquier (Count Almaviva), Elisabeth Söderström (Countess Almaviva), Reri Grist (Susanna), Geraint Evans (Figaro), Teresa Berganza ...
This collection showcases four of Mozart’s most celebrated operas, Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, Così fan tutte and Die Zauberflöte, with the inimitable Otto Klemperer at the helm. Featurin...
|Wagner At The Met: Legendary Performances From The|
Label: SONY CLASSICAL Catalog: 887654271723 Format: CD
1. Der fliegende Holländer 1950 Hans Hotter (DerHolländer), Astrid Varnay (Senta), Set Svanholm (Erik), Sven Nilsson (Daland), Hertha Glaz (Mary), Thomas Hayward (Steuermann) Fritz Reine...
Richard Wagner's operatic masterpieces - including the complete Ring Cycle - captured live in historic broadcasts from the Metropolitan Opera. With casts that include such celebrated Wagnerians as...
|Anna Prohaska: Enchanted Forest|
Label: ARCHIV Catalog: 4790077 Format: CD
Anna Prohaska (soprano) Arcangelo, Jonathan Cohen
Cavalli: Restino imbalsamate (from La Calisto) O piu d'ogni ricchezza (from Gli Amori d'Apollo e di Dafne) Handel: Combattuta da due venti (from Giova in Argo) Felicissima quest'al...
Anna Prohaska possesses a beautiful voice, perfect technique, interpretive originality, and genuine charisma and character. Singing Baroque arias by Cavalli, Handel, Monteverdi, Morley, Purcell...