New DVD/Blu-ray: Mahler 1 – Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Riccardo Chailly

Posted on February 14, 2018

Accentus Music’s new release of Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 performed by the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig under the baton of Riccardo Chailly will be available on Friday, February 16th, in Germany and soon in other countries. The DVD/Blu-ray includes an interview with Riccardo Chailly on Mahler’s composition. For more information about the new release, click here.


Now available on Vinyl: Zhu Xiao-Mei performs the French Suites

Posted on January 24, 2018

Johann Sebastian Bach’s French Suites, performed by the pianist Zhu Xiao-Mei, will be available on 180 g vinyl in Germany on January 26th and soon in other countries. For more information about the critically acclaimed album, released in 2017, click here.


New album: Michael Barenboim performs Sciarrino, Tartini, Paganini and Berio

Posted on January 24, 2018

After his debut solo album with music by Bach, Bartók and Boulez, Michael Barenboim’s second album is also dedicated to works for solo violin and features compositions by Salvatore Sciarrino, Giuseppe Tartini, Luciano Berio, and Niccolò Paganini, sketching a short history of Italian solo violin literature. The album will be available on January 26th in Germany and soon in other countries. For more information, click here, and for more information about Barenboim’s first album, click here.


New Release: Judith Ingolfsson and Vladimir Stoupel perform Poulenc, Ferroud and Ravel

Posted on December 19, 2017

Following up on their “Concert-Centenaire” trilogy, the renowned duo of violinist Judith Ingolfsson and pianist Vladimir Stoupel have released a fourth CD on the Accentus Music label. With this new album, they focus on the sonatas of Francis Poulenc, Pierre-Octave Ferroud and Maurice Ravel. The works stand out distinctly from the entire French tradition of Sonatas for violin and piano. The album is already available in Germany and at the beginning of 2018 in other countries. For more information, click here.


New release: Bach’s mass in b minor | Blomstedt, Gewandhausorchester, Dresdner Kammerchor

Posted on November 1, 2017

Accentus Music’s new DVD/Blu-ray of Johann Sebastian Bach’s Mass in B minor performed by the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig and the Dresdner Kammerchor under the baton of Herbert Blomstedt will be available on November 17th in Germany and soon in other countries. The concert in the Thomaskirche Leipzig concluded the Bachfest 2017. For more information about the production, click here.


New release: Midori plays Bach’s Sonatas and Partitas

Posted on October 24, 2017

The new DVD/Blu-ray of Midori playing Johann Sebastian Bach’s Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin was recorded at the Castle Köthen, the location where Bach actually composed these masterpieces. Playing in the historical chambers made a deep impression on Midori: “The sound of the music – how it actually came out, how it felt to be in those rooms – those are the memories I will take with me.” The DVD/Blu-ray will be available in Germany on October 27th and soon in other countries. For more information, click here.


New DVD: Bach’s St. Matthew Passion with Hans-Christoph Rademann and Gaechinger Cantorey

Posted on September 7, 2017

Accentus Music’s new DVD of Bach’s St. Matthew Passion will be available in Germany in the middle of September and at the end of the month in other countries. Hans-Christoph Rademann and the Gaechinger Cantorey performed this monumental work together with one hundred schoolchildren, who, under the direction of Palucca pupil Friederike Rademann, danced and expressed themselves on stage. For more information click here.


now available: Herbert Blomstedt conducts Beethoven – the complete symphonies in a 5 cd box set

Posted on June 29, 2017

In celebration of Herbert Blomstedt’s 90th Birthday in July 2017, Accentus Music releases a new Beethoven cycle that captures the spirit of the long-standing partnership between the legendary conductor laureate and the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. All nine symphonies, released in a box set containing five CDs, are live recordings made at the Leipzig Gewandhaus between May 2014 and March 2017. The box set will be available on June 30 in Germany and soon in other countries. For more information click here.