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Jul 8, 2019 | Wencke Wallbaum | News | Release audite production on new longlist of German Record Critics' award (PdSK)

​153 jurors from 32 specialist juries have chosen 252 productions (CDs, DVDs and audio books) from new releases of the last quarter and nominated them for the Quarterly Critics' Choice ("Bestenliste") 3/2019 of the German Record Critics' Award (PdSK), which will be issued on August 14th.
In the category "historical releases" the audite production Quartetto Italiano - The complete RIAS Recordings was nominated.
We are very happy about this appreciation!

Jul 1, 2019 | News audite summer sale: 20% discount and no shipping costs

​In July and August we are offering a discount 20% off all orders via audite.de. During this campaign shipping within the European Union is free, too. The discount applies without exception: to physical releases such as CDs, SACDs and LPs as well as to all audio downloads via audite.de in MP3, WAVE and FLAC format, in stereo as well as in surround.

Jun 28, 2019 | Artists „Die erstaunliche Geschichte einer Ausnahmegeigerin“

In the latest magazine of the Süddeutsche Zeitung you can find an extended article on violinist Franziska Pietsch.

May 15, 2019 | Wencke Wallbaum | News International Classical Music Award for audite

​On May 10th, this year's International Classical Music Awards (ICMA) were awarded in Lucerne. The audite production Sergei Prokofiev: Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the October Revolution won in the category Choral. The winners were introduced and honoured with a festive award ceremony and a top-class galaconcert with the Lucerne Symphony under Lawrence Foster.

The jury consists exclusively of professional critics for classical music from international media. This guarantees the high level and the independency of the ICMA. Both makes the ICMA the most important international music award, a similar concept on international level cannot be found elsewhere. Thus we feel particularly honoured to receive an ICMA!

Dec 12, 2018 | Wencke Wallbaum | News | Release | Rezension "La Clef d'or" for Furtwängler release

Our historical release from the Luzern Festival series Wilhelm Furtwängler conducts Schumann & Beethoven was already awarded in March with a "La Clef du mois" by the French online magazine ResMusica. Now ResMusica has named this album one of the 18 best releases of the whole year 2018 and awarded it a "La Clef d'Or".
We are very happy about this appreciation by competent music critics!

Nov 23, 2018 | Sabine Wiedemann | News 11 audite productions nominated for ICMA 2019

​A total of 11 audite productions was nominated for the International Music Awards 2019. Among them new releases with Kirill Karabits and the Staatskapelle Weimar, Marc Coppey/Peter Laul, Niek de Groot/Elina Vähälä, Ulrike Hofbauer/Thilo Hirsch and  Christoph Schickedanz. In the field of historical releases productions from the LUCERNE FESTIVAL series (Furtwängler, Milstein/Markevitch/Ansermet) and from the RIAS archive (Ferenc Fricsy, Jorge Bolet Vol. I+II) were nominated.

We are very happy about these nominations!

Oct 31, 2018 | Wencke Wallbaum | News TV interview with Franziska Pietsch

​On the occasion of the release of her first solo album Works for Solo Violin: Bartók - Prokofiev - Ysaÿe Franziska Pietsch was guest at TV channel Deutsche Welle and talked about how her former musical career in the GDR regime influences her work selection and interpretation. Here you can see the full interview!

Oct 1, 2018 | Schweizer Klaviertrio – Swiss Piano Trio | Artists Radio SRF2 Kultur about 20 years Swiss Piano Trio

On Saturday, 6th of October 2018, 16:03 pm (rerun Thursday, 11th of October 2018, 22:06 pm), Swiss Radio SRF 2 Kultur will broadcast excerpts of the Beethoven edition to celebrate the 20th birthday of the Swiss Piano Trio. The focus lies on volume V of the Complete Works for Piano Trio by Beethoven, released in October 2018. This volume includes the famous Triple Concerto recorded together with the Zurich Chamber Orchestra.

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