Pianist Hannes Minnaar wins De Nederlandse Muziekprijs. On October 1st Minnaar will receive DNM in the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam during a concert in the NTR Zaterdagmatinee.
His new, upcoming album 'Piano Music', with music of Gabriel Fauré, will be released October 7th.
A teaser for Inventions & Variations by Marc van Roon! His amazing album will set sail on the 9th of September.
A teaser for Tokyo's Bad Boys by Joris Posthumus Group! Their amazing album will set sail on the 9th of September.
Check out the concerts at NSJF 2016 and the small tour that trumpet player Jan van Duikeren has with Lonnie Smith's Evolution. The vinyl album of Jan van Duikeren's JvD4 Dear John is due to be released in the fall of 2016!
A referential and influential solo recording. No other violinist has studied the music and life of Weinberg so deeply as Linus Roth. With the release of the Solo Sonatas Linus Roth is now the first ever to have recorded all works for violin by Weinberg!
A free-lance and highly respected music critic in the USA, Alice Artzt wrote a very postive review about Angela Brownridge's Beethoven album, which we would love to share with you: here
Challenge Records Int.
Liza Ferschtman in a concert this weekend on a baroque violin for the first time (!) together with Ton Koopman and the Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir at the Bachfestival Dordrecht, September 17th in the Augustijnenkerk
With the recordings of Bruckner Symphonies in the past years, conductor Jaap van Zweden and the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra expect a tidal wave of positive reviews and reactions worldwide. How beautiful for Challenge Classics to bring together all these shots in an 11 CD Box set of all 9 masterpieces. A superb new milestone in our catalog, which is certainly the reference recording for all lovers of the genre!