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Nov 26, 2020 | Sabine Wiedemann | News Have yourself a merry little Christmas...

The special offer for Advent and Christmas: 7 productions at the absolutely special price of 39,99 EUR!

We have put together our most beautiful Christmas recordings as a series for you, and offer these 7 productions in November and December as a package at an absolutely special price! The repertoire stretches from Bach's Christmas Oratorio to international Christmas carols - have a look yourself here.
We wish you a contemplative Advent season!

Nov 18, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News 6 audite productions nominated for ICMA 2021

A total of 6 audite productions was nominated for the International Classical Music Awards 2021. Among them new releases with Andrea Lucchesini, Franziska Pietsch & Josu De Solaun, the Jacques Thibaud String Trio and the Staatskapelle Weimar under the baton of Kirill Karabits. In the field of historical releases productions from the LUCERNE FESTIVAL series (Armin Jordan / Orchestre de la Suisse Romande / Felicity Lott) and from the RIAS archive (Paul Tortelier) were nominated.

We are very happy about these nominations!

Oct 16, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News audite production on new longlist of German Record Critics' award (PdSK)

154 jurors from 32 specialist juries have chosen 232 productions (CDs, DVDs and audio books) from new releases of the last quarter and nominated them for the Quarterly Critics' Choice ("Bestenliste") 4/2020 of the German Record Critics' Award (PdSK), which will be issued on November 15th.

Among these is also an audite production: Mozart: Complete String Trios with the Jacques Thibaud String Trio was nominated in the category "Chamber Music I".

We are very happy about this appreciation!

Sep 25, 2020 | Wencke Wallbaum | News Longlist Annual Awards PdSK

The recordings Edith Mathis sings [...]: Selected Lieder  and Dvořák & Tchaikovsky: Serenades were nominated for this year's PdSK Annual Awards and included in the longlist!
Once a year, the Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik ('German Record Critics' Awards') awards annual prizes from various musical genres for the best productions of the past year, which are selected by a jury-spanning committee. The ten annual prizes are awarded to the winners in the context of public concert appearances or literature readings (in the field of audio books) in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
We are very happy that two audite productions made it onto the longlist!

Aug 24, 2020 | Sabine Wiedemann | News Pietsch: Release Concert "Fantasque" with new pianist

Due to the worsening Corona situation, unfortunately Josu De Solaun will be unable to travel from Spain to Berlin - what a pity! But the release concert will take place, now with pianist Maki Hayashida who performs with Franziska Pietsch also in other concerts.
Due to this change, program has been slightly altered; instead of Poulenc's Violin Sonata the artists will present one of C. Franck's Violin Sonatas. Here the updated program overview:

Debussy: Sonate pour violon et piano - l Allegro vivo - ll Intermède - lll Finale
Ravel: Sonate pour violon et piano - l Allegretto - ll Blues - lll Perpetuum mobile

C. Franck: Sonate pour violon et piano - l Allegretto ben Moderato - ll Allegro -

lll Recitativo-Fantasia - lV Allegretto poco mosso

Event details:
Tuesday, Aug 25th 2020, 7:30 PM:
Release Concert "Fantasque" with Franziska Pietsch, violin, and Maki Hayashida, piano
Mendelssohn-Remise, Jägerstraße 51, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Registration neccessary: or tel. 030/ 644 752 - 43 (admission fee 10,00 €)

Jul 1, 2020 | Sabine Wiedemann | News audite summer sale: 20% discount & free shipping

Sun, sand, surf or rather summer, sun, staycation? In any case we would like to freshen up your summer with your favourite music at a special price: In July and August, you will receive a 20% discount on all sound carriers ordered via! In addition, we will bear the shipping costs for your within the EU (incl. UK). And that's not all: In our "Sale & Free Downloads" section, you can find free downloads and sound carriers with even greater discounts.
We wish you a happy summer, much joy in browsing, and hopefully great listening pleasure!


Current Reviews

Fono Forum | 12/1/20

Alle reden 2020 über Beethoven (oder über Corona) – aber hier wird ein Mozart geliefert, der den Bonner Querkopf sozusagen überspringt. Das abgründig schöne Streichtrio-Divertimento von 1788, Mozarts längstes Kammermusikstück, zeigt, dass Wolfgang Amadés Entwicklung, hätte er länger leben dürfen, wohl eher in Richtung Schubert gegangen wäre –

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