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OUT NOW! All Beethoven piano concertos in one box and separately

A new 3-cd box with the complete piano concertos of Ludwig van Beethoven performed by pianist Hannes Minnaar, The Netherlands Symphony Orchestra and concductor Jan Willem de Vriend. A fine box, but the concerto is also available separately only on this website!

The Complete Piano Concertos
The Complete Piano Concertos Hannes Minnaar / Jan Willem de Vriend / The Netherlands Symphony Orchestra
€ 29.95
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Wagner's overwhelming final opera available on BluRay and DVD

This production, which is a collaboration between Audi and the renowned artist Anish Kapoor, had its premiere in 2012, and after a successful reprise in 2016 the video registration of this enthralling opera is now available on BluRay and DVD.

Parsifal (BluRay DVD)
Parsifal (BluRay DVD) Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Ivan Fischer / Chorus of the Dutch National Opera
€ 37.95
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Debut album ''Interchange'' by the Floris Kappeyne Trio

We are proud to announce this young talented Dutch trio's debut album, Interchange. The album is out now! 

Interchange
Interchange Floris Kappeyne Trio
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20 personal questions for Simone Lamsma

The Violin Channel recently caught up with Dutch violin virtuoso, Simone Lamsma. In this interview, they sat her down for a fun game of 20 Questions – to help gain some fascinating insight into what makes Simone soar. 

Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 77  / In tempus praesens
Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 77 / In tempus praesens Simone Lamsma / The Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
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Spanish warmth and passion: an interview with Mayke Rademakers

In this interview, Mayke tells us all about the idea of Spanish passion on her latest album La Furia. 
Spanish music takes folk music as its starting point. La Furia is based on that idea. It's about the heat, the poverty, about lifestyle and passion. It means doing what your instincts tell you, acting with passion, giving it your all.

La Furia
La Furia Mayke Rademakers
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Prokofiev Symphonies Nos. 1 and 5 out now!

From elegance to absurdity, Prokofiev's symphonies have it all. In this interview, James Gaffigan tells about his project with the Radio Filharmonisch Orkest to record all of Prokofiev's 7 symphonies for Challenge Records International. 

Symphonies Nos. 1 and 5
Symphonies Nos. 1 and 5 Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
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December Avenue
December Avenue Tomasz Stanko / New York Quartet
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The First 24 Sides

The First 24 Sides

Irving Mills and his Hotsy Totsy Gang

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Interchange

Interchange

Floris Kappeyne Trio

The Complete Piano Concertos

The Complete Piano Concertos

Hannes Minnaar / Jan Willem de Vriend / The Netherlands Symphony Orchestra

€ 29.95
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Parsifal (BluRay DVD)

Parsifal (BluRay DVD)

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Ivan Fischer / Chorus of the Dutch National Opera

€ 37.95
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Besides the amount of own labels we have, we also distribute labels from all around the world. These labels are now available on our Distribution page, here on the Challenge website, and if we have the product on stock you can order it right away!

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Tour dates

23-06-2017
Matangi Quartet Lourdeskerk, Den Haag
24-06-2017
24-06-2017
Matangi Quartet Fire Cafe, Leeuwarden
24-06-2017
Matangi Quartet Fire Cafe, Leeuwarden
24-06-2017
Matangi Quartet Fire Cafe, Leeuwarden
25-06-2017
Michael Gees Residenzsaal, D-Ansbach
25-06-2017
Matangi Quartet Vondelparktheater, Amsterdam
25-06-2017

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Beethoven's Third Piano Concerto also separately available on one cd

16-06-2017

image Of course you have spotted it already: the new 3-cd box with the complete piano concertos of Ludwig van Beethoven performed by pianist Hannes Minnaar, the Netherlands Symphony Orchestra and conductor Jan Willem de Vriend. The only thing that was missing, after the first two albums in this series, was the Third Piano Concerto, and now the recordings are complete and put together in a fine box, but the concerto ...

Debut album ''Interchange'' by the Floris Kappeyne Trio

02-06-2017

image We are proud to announce this young talented Dutch trio's debut album, Interchange. The album is out now!  The Floris Kappeyne Trio was set up in 2015 by the pianist. In the past two years, the trio consisting of separate Prinses Christina Concours winners (2012) has made audiences smile with their witty arrangements of old jazz standards. Next to winning the Prinses Christina Concours they are winners of the Gigstarter Talent Award 2016. This prize ...

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