Maurizio Pollini completes his Beethoven Piano Sonata Cycle Almost forty years have passed since Maurizio Pollini made his first studio recording of piano sonatas by Beethoven. His visionary interpretations of the composer’s Piano Sonata opp. 109 & 110 on the Deutsche Grammophon label marked the beginning of an extraordinary artistic journey. ECHO Klassik 2014: sweeping success for Deutsche Grammophon artists The year’s most successful classical artists were honoured at the 2014 ECHO Klassik gala award ceremony, held at the Philharmonic Hall in Munich. Deutsche Grammophon artists triumphed in a total of eight categories. The line-up of this year’s ECHO Klassik winners features Anna Netrebko and Piotr Beczała (“Singers of the Year”), Yannick Nézet-Séguin (“Conductor of the Year”), Anne-Sophie Mutter, Martha Argerich and Claudio Abbado ("Concerto Recording of the Year"), Daniil Trifonov ("Newcomer of the Year"), the documentary film Karajan – The Second Life and the Metropolitan Opera production of The Tempest (“Music DVD Production of the Year”). Unitel Classica and Deutsche Grammophon renew partnership Unitel Classica, one of the world’s leading producers and distributors of classical music for audiovisual media, and Deutsche Grammophon have renewed their partnership for a further term and for the first time included digital exploitation. Deutsche Grammophon unveils great “Discovery” Deutsche Grammophon launches DG Discovery – the world’s first classical label streaming App. Curated App offers subscribers instant and unlimited access to peerless performances and a rich supply of background information. The Originals – legendary recordings: a “who’s who” of the world’s greatest musicians Deutsche Grammophon celebrates the 20th anniversary of its acclaimed reissue series with a 50-CD box set. The inspirational line-up of artists includes Claudio Abbado, Martha Argerich, Karl Böhm, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Emil Gilels, Gundula Janowitz, Herbert von Karajan, Carlos Kleiber, Anne-Sophie Mutter, David Oistrakh and Mstislav Rostropovich. “Daring and fiery” harpsichordist signs to Deutsche Grammophon Harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani – whose “daring and fiery performances” (The Times) have made him “his instrument’s leading champion” (International Piano) – today signed an exclusive contract with Deutsche Grammophon, prior to his debut at the Bristol Proms. Vivaldi’s "Four Seasons" - the new iPad app With Deutsche Grammophon and Touch Press’s award winning masterwork app "Beethoven's 9th Symphony" from 2013 approaching the 1 Million download mark, we are proud to present our follow-up app with Touch Press: "Vivaldi's Four Seasons", released May 29 in the iTunes App Store.

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