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Jul 5, 2021 | Wencke Wallbaum | News New Mandelring Quartett production on the longlist of German Record Critics' award (PdSK)

156 jurors from 32 specialist juries have chosen 277 productions (CDs, DVDs and audio books) from new releases of the last quarter and nominated them for the Quarterly Critics' Choice ("Bestenliste") 3/2021 of the German Record Critics' Award (PdSK), which will be issued on August 16th.

Among these is also an audite production: Ravel & La Tombelle: String Quartets with the Mandelring Quartett was nominated in the category "Chamber Music I".

We are very happy about this appreciation!

Jun 29, 2021 | Sabine Wiedemann | News ICMA Award Ceremony & Gala Concert: Franziska Pietsch & SOL

​On June 27, this year's ICMAs were awarded in Vaduz and numerous prize winners were presented in a top-class gala concert with the Lichtenstein Symphony Orchestra (SOL) under Yaron Traub. Also audite was again honored with an International Classical Music Award (ICMA): The jury's choice in the category "Chamber Music" was the production Fantasque with Franziska Pietsch (violin) and Josu De Solaun (piano). As Josu De Solaun was unfortunately unable to attend the event, Franziska Pietsch performed as soloist with the orchestra. She shone in Ravel's "Tzigane" and once again proved her outstanding musical and technical abilities.

May 18, 2021 | Sabine Wiedemann | News audite jubilees in May

In May, three audite artists and composers celebrate their anniversaries: May 18th is the 110th anniversary of Gustav Mahler's death, as well as the 50th birthday of Swedish soprano Camilla Tilling; and May 20th is the 125th anniversary of Clara Schumann's death. Enough reason to point out the audite productions of the jubilees:

* Gustav Mahler, e.g. the legendary live recordings with Rafael Kubelik and the Symphonie-Orchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks;

* Camilla Tilling in Grieg's 6 Orchestral Songs (WDR Sinfonieorchester / Eivind Aadland), available as Vol. V of "Grieg - Complete Syphonic Works" or as part of the 5-SACD boxed set.
* Clara Schumann with her Piano Trio in G minor. (Swiss Piano Trio).

We hope you will enjoy these recordings!

Apr 19, 2021 | Wencke Wallbaum | News Two audite productions on new longlist of German Record Critics' award (PdSK)

153 jurors from 32 specialist juries have chosen 272 productions (CDs, DVDs and audio books) from new releases of the last quarter and nominated them for the Quarterly Critics' Choice ("Bestenliste") 2/2021 of the German Record Critics' Award (PdSK), which will be issued on May 14th.

Among these are also two audite productions: Francesco Venturini: Concerti with la festa musicale was nominated in the categories "Early Music" and „Concerts" - Jean-Baptiste Dupont plays Widor: Symphony No. 8 in the category „Keyboard Instruments II".

We are very happy about this appreciation!

Apr 15, 2021 | Wencke Wallbaum | News SUPERSONIC for Mandelring Quartett

Our current April release Ravel & La Tombelle: String Quartets with the Mandelring Quartett has been awarded a SUPERSONIC by the Luxembourg trade magazine Pizzicato.

Reviewer Remy Franck writes: "The Mandelring now adds another outstanding recording. [...] On the one hand, the interpretation is marked by fervor, ardor, and tense; [...] on the other hand, transparency, sophistication, and sensuality are not lacking."

We are very happy about this appreciation of expert music critics!

Mar 15, 2021 | Wencke Wallbaum | News TOP 20 Classical Music Charts

​Our February release Francesco Venturini: Concerti with la festa musicale reached as a newcomcer directly #18 in the German Classical Music Charts

We are very happy about this great success!

Dec 17, 2020 | Sabine Wiedemann | News Vivat, vivat: Birthday offers for the Beethoven anniversary

​On December 17th, Ludwig van Beethoven's 250th birthday remains an outstanding event despite all Corona circumstances! We at audite also want to celebrate this special occasion, especially since our catalogue includes an astonishing number of Beethoven recordings. We are presenting two interesting offers at a special price in December:
* Beethoven Anniversary Series, especially compiled for the occasion, at the "bargain price" of 19.99 EUR (7 recordings, including 2 double CDs and a SACD)
* Complete Works for Piano Trio by Beethoven with the Swiss Piano Trio at the unbeatable price of 39.99 EUR (6 CDs including the recently published Vol. 6 and the Triple Concerto)
Take the offers while stocks last!


Current Reviews

Choir & Organ | 7/13/21

This recording is clearly a personal passion for Dupont, who was born and studied in Toulouse (and who won the 2009 St Albans Improvisation Competition). Although it was the Tenth Symphony that Widor dedicated to the St Sernin organ, Dupont has chosen to showcase the Eighth Symphony in its final 1929 form. This is not the easiest of symphonies to communicate

Choir & Organ
Choir & Organ | 7/9/21

Hans-Eberhard Roß liet zich door dit gegeven inspireren om een mooie dubbel-cd te maken. Hij speelt de sonates van Bach en Mendelssohn afwisselend achter elkaar op 'zijn' orgel in de Sankt Martin in Memmingen. Persoonlijk vond ik het een prettige luisterervaring om steeds een eeuw heen en weer geslingerd te worden. De interpretatie van Roß en de klank van | 7/6/21 Un pianiste, un parcours

Pour ce double album, le pianiste Jimin Oh-Havenith nous convie à un voyage étrange dans le temps, en mêlant les pièces très connues du répertoire comme le « Prelude in C major » de Bach qui ouvre l’album avec d’autres qui restent dans la pénombre comme « Le bananier » de Gottschalk ou « Für Alina » de Pärt, qui termine l’album, une

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